Formed: 1983 in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Active: '80s, '90s
Major Styles: Alternative Pop/Rock, Adult Alternative Pop/Rock, American Underground
Major Members: Dan Murphy, David Pirner, Karl Mueller, Grant Young
Representative Albums: "Black Gold: The Best of Soul Asylum," "Closer to the Stars: Best of the Twin/Tone Years," "Grave Dancer's Union"
Representative Songs: "Runaway Train," "Black Gold," "Somebody to Shove"