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Archie Powell & the Exports

Midwestern good-time rockers Archie Powell & the Exports join famous brands A.C. Newman and Ted Leo in holding the energy pop torch in to the aughts. Vocalist/guitarist Archie Powell, boy of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra violinist, used guitar by age group 11 and started writing tracks four years afterwards, nonetheless it wasn’t until he graduated university that he shaped AP&E correct. Keeping it basic, the music group name was motivated with the Export brothers who curved out the lineup: bassist/vocalist Adam; keyboardist Ryan; and drummer RJ. Their initial documenting, the Loose Modification EP, came digitally and free of charge in ’09 2009, growing their viewers to a nationwide level, implemented a year afterwards with the heartstring-plucking debut full-length Neglect Work. The next fall they came back to the studio room, this time around with Justin Perkins (Yesterday’s Children, Screeching Weasel, the Obsoletes), to record sophomore record Great Suggestions doing his thing, which is planned for release in-may 2012.

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