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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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