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I-Level

I-Level was a short-term U.K. music group comprising Duncan Bridgeman, Jo Dworniak, and Sam Jones. Bridgeman and Dworniak — both from Essex, Britain — met via a categorized advertisement in Melody Manufacturer and first performed collectively in Scrambled Egos and Tremble Shake before growing into I-Level, with the help of …

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Girl

Though they by no means found widespread success, the London-based quintet Girl provided a tenuous link between your ’70s glam motion and its own heavier but believe it or not sleazy past due-’80s counterpart. Their short existence and unequal output notwithstanding, Lady are now greatest remembered because the starting place …

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Mari Wilson

b. Mari MacMillan Ramsey Wilson, 29 Sept 1957, London, Britain. In the middle-80s, Mari Wilson single-handedly led a revival of the globe lately 50s/early 60s British kitsch. Showing off a beehive hairdo, putting on a pencil skirt and artificial mink stole, her promotion photos depicted an environment of long-lost suburban …

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Choo Choo Train

Comprised of users Ric Menck (drums, vocals) and Paul Chastain (guitar, bass, vocals), the ’80s duo Choo Choo Teach specific in the retro-pop sounds of such renowned acts because the Byrds (recognized within the duo’s appreciation of calling guitar tones, vocal harmonies, etc.). The music group only issued a set …

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Gillan

Another entity in the Ian Gillan Music group and distinct from Ian Gillan the solo artist, Gillan was a music group bearing the ex-Deep Crimson frontman’s name which provided an outlet for his straight-ahead really difficult rock and roll inclinations (instead of the prog rock and roll tendencies from the …

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The Trypes

Playing moody, psychedelic-influenced folk-rock with a unique instrumental pallete, the Trypes tend to be regarded as a aspect project from the Feelies, because of the involvement of several key element members of this band. Nevertheless, the Trypes had been a functioning device before Feelies market leaders Glenn Mercer and Expenses …

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Psychotik Tanks

Psychotic Tanks were a short-lived post-punk band whose lone release was Security Idiots, a Conny Plank-produced solitary issued in 1980 for the equally obscure Idiot label. The music group counted Bjorn, Roberty Crash, Schengel, and Schruuv as its people. The B-side from the solitary, “Let’s Have a celebration,” was included …

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Hurrah!

Making use of their ripped jeans and set jackets, the British guitar pop band Hurrah! might’ve been regarded as rebellious — back the ’50s. However, in 1987 Hurrah! had been improbable victims of controversy once the video for the solitary “Lovely Sanity” was prohibited from American tv. Featuring two girls …

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Jon K.

A London-based bassist and keyboardist, Jon is most beneficial referred to as a studio room and program musician. He offers created albums for Ben Brako and Thomas Frempong.

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Picture

This Dutch rock quartet was formed in 1979 by Ronald van Prooijen (lead vocals) and Jan Bechtum (guitar). By adding bass participant Rinus Vreugdenhil and drummer Laurens ‘Bakkie’ Bakker, they modelled themselves on Uk rings, most noticeably Uriah Heep, Deep Crimson and Motörhead. They experienced numerous line-up adjustments throughout their …

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