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Tag Archives: 1980s – 1990s

Xentrix

Although they certainly qualify as you of England’s most successful thrash metallic bands, Lancashire’s hapless Xentrix eventually found epitomize most of Great Britain’s fairly insignificant contributions to acceleration metal — when compared with the genre’s absolutely dominating American bands. Shaped in 1986 (as Lovely Vengeance, in the city of Preston) …

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The Whitstein Brothers

The classic harmonies from the Whitstein Brothers evoked the brother duets that flourished in country music through the 1930s with the 1950s, especially resembling those of the Louvin Brothers. Robert and Charles Whitstein had been born twelve months apart in Pineville, LA, to farmer R.C. Whitstein, who sang and performed …

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William Ellwood

As the tale goes, Ellwood cajoled his parents into buying him an inexpensive, nearly unplayable guitar when he was 12 yrs . old. The device was as well warped to try out chords, therefore he developed the right-handed choosing design he uses even today. The Canadian-born musician later developed a …

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The Wolfgang Press

Enigmatic, moody, and difficult, Britain’s Wolfgang Press were probably one of the most mercurial talents from the post-punk era, restlessly shifting from gothic noise to dark balladry to eccentric funk; paradoxically, the group was also the 4AD label’s longest tenured designer — actually their stylish recording packages were all of …

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Wild Swans

‘Groundbreaking Spirit’, the final one for Liverpool’s important Zoo label, created a significant stir for the Crazy Swans back early 1982. A shifting cut of uplifting pop, place against electric guitar and synthesizer, the melody looked set to raise the music group alongside those various other Zoo graduates Echo AS …

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Holiday

Much-missed indie-pop combo Vacation formed around the campus of Yale University in past due 1992; originally composed of vocalist/guitarist Josh Gennet, guitarist Matt Snow, bassist Andrew Recreation area and an Alesis drum machine, the group — in the beginning dubbed Wimp Rocket — self-released their 1993 debut cassette THE BEST …

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Anna Domino

Called Anne Taylor at delivery, Anna Domino’s life time provides perhaps been among restless motion all over the world — before initially creating a name on her behalf music in early-’80s NEW YORK, she had already lived in Tokyo (her birthplace), Ann Arbor, Ottawa, and Florence. After executing with a …

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Hilt

Regarded as a part project from commercial music gods Skinny Pup, the short-lived Hilt actually got roots predating the beginning of that strap. Vocalist Al Nelson and multi-instrumentalist cEVIN Crucial first worked collectively in Vancouver’s early punk picture via the music group Illegal Youngsters in the past due ’70s. Following …

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The Unknown DJ

The Unknown DJ pioneered the mid-’80s design of electro popularized with the Egyptian Fan (“Egypt, Egypt”) as well as the TOP NOTCH Wreckin’ Cru (“Medical procedures”), then continued to create the trailblazing gangsta rap group Compton’s Most Wished by the end from the decade. Delivered Andre Manuel, the Unidentified DJ …

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