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TURBO GOTH is a NYC based, electronic rock duo from the Philippines. Formed in 2008, Turbo Goth
Turbo Goth
is composed of Sarah Gaugler (on lead vocals) and Paolo Peralta (on guitar/electronic sampler), they were originally the only electronic rock duo in the Philippines
Philippines
at the time. Turbo Goth's music is semi-experimental electronic music with distorted bass synths backed by aggressive heavy beats, and guitars, stitched together by light vocals. Turbo Goth
Turbo Goth
has had numerous performances in the Philippines
Philippines
and at Music Festivals in Asia, but after their show at South by Southwest
South by Southwest
in 2014, they decided to relocate, for a broader audience, finding a new home in New York by the end of that year. Turbo Goth's notable international performances are 2011 Baybeats Music Festival in Singapore, 2012 CAMA Festival in Hanoi Vietnam, TURBO GOTH opens for OMD "History Of Modern" Manila 2012 at the Araneta Coliseum . 2014 South by Southwest
South by Southwest
in Austin Texas, 2015 CMJ Music Marathon in Brooklyn New York, 2016 Move Music Festival in Albany New, 2016 Northside Music Festival Brooklyn New York, 2016 Indie Week Toronto Canada and SXSW 2017 Official Showcasing Artist.

Turbo Goth
Turbo Goth
launched their debut album Destroy Us All in January 2011; the first single taken from that album was "Venus Flytrap". Their second album is currently in the making while perfecting their craft at various venues in New York.

CONTENTS

* 1 History

* 1.1 Formation * 1.2 Destroy Us All

* 2 Style and songwriting

* 3 Discography

* 3.1 Albums * 3.2 Singles

* 4 Awards and nominations * 5 References * 6 External links

HISTORY

FORMATION

Turbo Goth
Turbo Goth
was formed in 2008 when Paolo Peralta invited Sarah Gaugler to form an electronic rock band. The two decided to collaborate when Peralta, then a solo electronic musician, heard Gaugler's voice while she was singing in the car along to her favorite songs. Prior to that, Gaugler, a visual artist and painter, had no prior professional singing experience.

The duo then spent the next few months developing their sound. Peralta would lay down the tracks with an electronic sampler , while Gaugler woul