Commander Venus was an American emo band from Omaha, Nebraska. Fronted by Conor Oberst and Tim Kasher, the band also included Todd Fink and Matt Bowen of The Faint, Ben Armstrong of Head of Femur and Robb Nansel, executive producer of the indie label Saddle Creek. Kasher subsequently went on to front. Complete your Commander Venus record collection. Discover Commander Venus's full discography. Shop new and used Vinyl and CDs. Find a Commander Venus - Do You Feel At Home? first pressing or reissue. Complete your Commander Venus collection. Shop Vinyl and CDs.
Find Commander Venus bio, music, credits, awards, & streaming links on AllMusic - Barely into his first year of high school, Conor. Commander Venus. During different incarnations of the band, Omaha, NE's Commander Venus featured a teenaged Conor Oberst (Bright Eyes, Desaparecidos), Tim Kasher (Slowdown Virginia, Cursive), Todd Baechle (The Faint) and Robb Nansel (Saddle Creek). The band recorded for Lumberjack Records which later. Along with the slightly older Ben Armstrong (drums), Robb Nansel (guitar), and Todd Baechle (bass), the year-old Oberst formed Commander Venus in with himself on guitar and vocals. Cutting class and pep rallies in order to play shows in Omaha, NE, Oberst and company got together some money, formed the .