Lurdes Taratiel, Mar ía Grávalos (3ºF) Laura-Noa Aguilera, Alicia Ferrer (3ºE) and César Adiego (3ºA) LA FUGA
Formation and beginning
The group began to touch in 1996, with members who already had touched in other local groups of rock, without many projections of future. In September, the band, formed then by Edu (battery), Lock (down and soloist), Fito (guitar and voice) and Nando (guitar soloist), began to give his first concerts in Reinosa and other places of Cantabria and Palencia including topics of other national groups of rock, as Silversmith and You or Extremoduro
In June, 1997 they recorded his model The way, with four songs. The technical resources were minimal, and still not having a specially good quality of sound, they managed to sell approximately 800 units.
Changes in the formation
After several years, I ñ aki hung under and left the band, Lock took his paper of down, beside singing and to touch the harmonica. Several years later, on October 28, 2009, the group communicates across his web page the sad news of which Lock leaves the band due to the tensions generated during the last tour.
After the good results of his model, every time they were giving concerts beyond of his locality, managing to touch even in Madrid. Every time more public was coming to his concerts, and they were claiming more own songs. For all that they decided to record his first disc called Look, that was thrown in 1998
For economic familiar motives, Fito had to leave the group. It is at the time when soloist enters Nando as guitar, taking part in the recording of the disc. Thanks to this, The Escape realizes his first tour, of more than eighty concerts, for several Spanish provinces.
In the year 1998 Fito it took part with the group as guest in a charitable concert organized by the band, which managed to fill Reinosa's Municipal Theatre. The quartet interpreted so much own songs as as versions of other groups, as Silversmith and as, Manna or The Soft ones. The action remained recorded on the disc - model A toy for Christmas, thrown as a special numbered and signed edition, with an issue of only 1000 copies.
After the concert, the members of the group asked for his return Fito, and this one agreed. This way, there produced changes to themselves in the structure of the band, remaining Nando as guitar soloist, Edu to the battery, Lock to voice, Fito guitar and voice and Iñaki to under, though the latter decided to leave the quintet for differences with his companions, remaining certain the current formation of the group, since Lock began to touch under.
To blows ... of rock and roll
Still in the search of the record one, in the year 2000 they decided to ask for a credit to autoproduce the one that would be his second disc of study, To blows of Rock and roll. Then they begin a tour, with good results between critique and public.
During this tour, the brothers San Martín (owners of the study) proposed to The Escape the signing of a contract to enter his new record one, EDG Music, and to record with them two discs. The group, in addition got into debt by the production of the disc, signs the contract due to the doors that were opened for his music and the friendship that they were supporting with them .
At twelve o'clock
At twelve o'clock With a pre-production much more importantly in the shape of models, they recorded the disc in only two weeks, with better means that in previous occasions, thanks to the new record one. For this motive they possessed also a promotion and much bigger distribution.
Streets of paper
Still they had contract with EDG for a new disc, when they began to receive calls of more important record others. Record this one, encouraging to the group to continuing forward, put any type of hobble to prevent a new contract from signing The Escape the multinational Dro-Atlantic.
Streets of paper, thrown in May, 2003, it was including a video with images of the tour of 2002. The work stood out for the maturity of the quartet, for all his improvements both in the music and in the sound. In addition, they recorded a video for " In candle " in Madrid. The disc obtained a few important sales, managing to enter the list of AFYVE (now Promusicae) his first week.
In this occasion, the invited artists were Fito Cabrales, whose voice appears in " Dreams of paper ", and Kutxi Romero, which recorded the voice in " Every Monday of October ".
The tour was still major, and under the name of Streets of Paper Tour they gave 82 concerts for the whole national territory, finishing in the bullring of The Sales, teloneando to Fito and Fitipaldis, with a great reception between the public .
In April, 2005 it went out to the street Negotiating petrol, with that they were announced to the great public by the first single " Searching in the Garbage ", according to them a good shop window to be announced between people that not them conocía.4 The first issue was a special edition that was taking a DVD of gift in which there were included all the pop videos rolled up to the moment, images of the previous tour and an interview in the study.
In this occasion, between the collaborations they are The Drogas, of Barricade, in " Goes down for fun ", and of Laura, of a group of Cantabria, who does the choirs in " Love of container ".
The tour began one month after the exit of the disc, and they came to all the points of the Spanish geography.
La Fuga in live
After the tour of Negotiating Petrol, the quartet decides to record a live disc in the room Aqualung. In two concerts, the 9th and 10th of December, 2005, audio and video recorded for the disc and DVD The live Escape that went out to the sale in April, 2006, initiating a new tour after this launch.
Clouds and clear
The group decided to do an experiment with his previous songs, looking for his side more intimist one and melodic, doing a disc in acoustic, called Clouds and Clear, that went out to the sale in September, 2006. They included instruments that had not appeared in his career: violins, flutes, acordeones, etc. Nando, in the article The Escape: ten years it defined the disc as a rarety, I travel one for that the group was not going to go. Besides versions of his previous songs, they adapted " Where he lives the oblivion ", of Joaquín Sabina.
The group announced an acoustic minitour, taking with them all the instruments that had taken part on the disc, with a putting in special scene, since they touched in different theatres and audiences of the national territory. For the first time in his career, they realized a tour out of Spain. In May and September, 2007, they visited Argentina, Uruguay, Chile and there touched together with the Uruguayan group The Dirty person and the Argentinians Bulldog
After already almost three years without a completely new disc, The Escape announced the exit of Unsolved matters, his new disc. This one time the production was major that none of the previous ones, as the promotion, managing the band to be carried of such an important national magazine since it is HeavyRock.
The first single, " Not only to breathe ", is the topic into which more it changes the pace of all his discography, is more, ends up by being the most rapid. On the other hand, the video was recorded in the same place and with the same mechanical spiders that " Powder in the eyes ", of Soziedad Alkohólika.
In the tour of presentation they will happen again for ViñaRock, between other places. Also they will touch in the festival Mediatic Festival.
Current importance On October 27, 2009, the Escape announced the abandon of the group on the part of Lock, bassist and voice of the band. In spite of it, the group has said that it will continue doing music as always. The separation of the band has taken as a consequence the creation of two bands formed by the members of the escape.