Related Information for Filter Filter (stylized as FILTER) is an alternative rock group formed in 1993 in Cleveland, Ohio by Richard Patrick and guitarist/programmer Brian Liesegang, who later left the band in 1997 to form Ashtar Command with Chris Holmes Filter has released five studio albumsTheir first album, Short Bus, was released in 1995 The album was commercially successful, and included the hit single "Hey Man, Nice Shot" The song was somewhat controversial, as it was seen as capitalizing.. read more