Royal Crown Revue

Retro-swingers the Royal Crown Revue comprised vocalist Eddie Nichols, guitarist Wayne Achor, bassist Veikko Lepisto, tenor saxophonist Mando Dorame, baritone saxophonist Expenses Ungerman, trumpeter Scott Steen and drummer Daniel Cup. Debuting in 1991 using the LP Kings of Gangster Bop, the group was nearly the first ever to capture the …

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KRS-One

KRS-One (given birth to Kris Parker) was the first choice of Boogie Straight down Productions, probably one of the most influential hardcore hip-hop clothes from the ’80s. In the elevation of his profession, approximately 1987-1990, KRS-One was known for his furiously politics and socially mindful raps, that is the foundation …

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Ko and the Knockouts

THE ENTIRE YEAR 2000 was an excellent one to be considered a garage rock-band in Detroit. The White colored Stripes were starting their assault around the mainstream and there have been a couple of like-minded organizations kicking out the rock and roll. It appeared like everyone was beginning bands and …

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KMFDM

Such commercial alt-metal outfits as 9 Inch Nails and Ministry received the lion’s share of press and industrial success through the ’90s, but a small number of various other bands slugged it away for just for as long (or a lot longer), including KMFDM. The band’s name continues to be …

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Primary

The brothers Sean and Jamie Fonti have been members from the band Caligula, unsuccessfully wanting to blend grunge rock and techno, before forming Major. After Caligula dropped their vocalist, the Fontis recruited Connie Mitchell, who that they had fulfilled while she was documenting within the studio close to theirs. Disappointed …

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Ricky Martin

Ricky Martin was one of the primary young idols in Latin America through the ’90s and a significant figure in American pop music by the finish from the decade. A business lead vocalist of Menudo, Martin was blessed with visual appearance and a good tone of voice, which helped him …

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Richard Thompson

For a long time, Richard Thompson resided in comparative obscurity, while at exactly the same time garnering huge crucial praise for his wonderful guitar work as well as the dark wit and richness of his remarkable songwriting. A founding person in the seminal English folk-rock group Fairport Convention, he continued …

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Royal City

The Toronto-based Royal Town was led by singer/songwriter Aaron Riches, who worked alongside Jim Guthrie, Nathan Lawr, Simon Osborne, and Evan Gordon to generate a rigorous and personal make of rustic indie rock. Royal City’s appear was most very easily lumped along with the Palace and Tunes: Ohia category of …

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Richard Todd

Not to end up being confused with the Dublin-born professional of the same name, Richard Todd is really a versatile French horn participant who can deal with straight-ahead acoustic jazz in addition to pop, rock and roll and Western european classical. Todd, who lives in the LA area, is certainly …

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Jimmy Gilmer

The storyplot of Jimmy Gilmer & the Fireballs is somewhat confusing, for the reason that the Gilmer-fronted lineup was identical to one that played on records simply credited towards the Fireballs (see separate entry). THE BRAND NEW Mexico music group had many instrumental strikes in the past due ’50s and …

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