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UK indie rock-band formed in 2004 by Antony Genn (b. 20 March 1971, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, Britain; acoustic guitar, vocals, bass) and Martin Slattery (b. 30 Dec 1973, Manchester, Lancashire, Britain; piano, acoustic guitar, keyboards, drums). Before conference to create the Hours, both people had achieved achievement within successful 90s rings. Slattery was an associate of Dark Grape, shaped by Shaun Ryder when his unique band the Content Mondays got imploded. Genn got previously used Elastica and Pulp and created sessions for Wayne Lavelle’s U.N.K.L.E. , aswell being the flatmate of Robbie Williams in the past due 90s. Genn and Slattery got also performed in Joe Strummer’s group the Mescaleros. When the duo reunited at Metropolis Studios, London in 2004, Genn was creating Grace Jones’ fresh recording, while Slattery was performing classes for Brian Eno, Sly And Robbie, and Tony Allen. They got on well, and understood lots of the same people, nonetheless it was after Slattery mentioned that he regretted under no circumstances starting his personal band how the band was created. After bluffing some studio room time the set turned up without tunes but finished up documenting an recording in light quick period. Narcissus Street, released by A&M Information in the beginning of 2007, presented several self-reflecting anthems describing the thoughts of males who’ve been to the very best and back off towards the gutter again.

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