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Cy Feuer

b. 15 January 1911, NEW YORK, NY, USA, d. 17 Might 2006, NEW YORK, NY, USA. Taking on the trumpet, Feuer examined on the Juilliard College of Music before playing skillfully. From 1938 he is at Hollywood, where he wrote music for movies created by Republic Images, rising to be …

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Camphor

Maximum Avery Lichtenstein — a fresh York-based maker, composer, songwriter, and person in the indie rock and roll clothing Timesbold — may be the traveling push behind Camphor’s atmospheric chamber pop. After composing music for a number of independent movies (including Jesus’ Child, Tarnation, as well as the Ruler), Lichtenstein …

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Beirut

Among 2006’s most unexpected indie achievement tales, Beirut combines a multitude of designs, from pre-rock/pop music and Eastern Euro Gypsy styles towards the alternately plaintive and whimsical indie folk from the Decemberists towards the lo-fi, homemade psychedelic experimentation of Natural Milk Hotel. In the centre of the sonic cross types …

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Don Alias

Percussionist par excellence Don Alias remains most widely known for his just work at the vanguard from the fusion motion, exploring both sides from the jazz-rock equation via contributions to landmark sessions headlined by Miles Davis and Joni Mitchell. Given birth to Charles Donald Alias in NEW YORK on Christmas …

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Anna Moffo

American lyric-dramatic soprano Anna Moffo increased quickly to be among the world’s best-known opera singers in the 1950s and remained a respected star in to the 1970s. Her parents had been Nicolas Moffo and Regina (Cinti) Moffo. Anna produced her performing debut at age seven within a college set up …

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The Antlers

Evolving from Peter Silberman’s bedroom recordings to a completely realized strap, for Brooklyn-based the Antlers, what began as a single lo-fi folk task progressed quickly right into a colossal-sounding chamber pop group. After self-recording a small number of albums within a kamikaze style — Uprooted (documented right before and after …

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Punch Brothers

After Nickel Creek disbanded in 2007, mandolin virtuoso Chris Thile assembled an all-star quintet called Punch Brothers (the name originates from the Tag Twain short story Punch, Brothers, Punch!) with guitarist Chris Eldridge, previously from the Infamous Stringdusters; bassist Greg Garrison, that has used Ron Kilometers and Leftover Salmon; banjo …

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Vampire Weekend

Mixing preppy, well-read indie rock and roll with joyful, Afro-pop-inspired melodies and rhythms, Vampire Weekend grew in one of the initial bands to become championed by music bloggers right into a Grammy Award-winning react that helped define the appear from the 2010s. Hailing from NEW YORK, Ezra Koenig, Chris Baio, …

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Ahmet Ertegun

One of the biggest record males of his era along with a powerfully important physique in the introduction of R&B, spirit, and rock and roll & move, Ahmet Ertegun was among the founders of Atlantic Information, arguably America’s most significant post-war record label. Atlantic was a champ of tempo & …

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God Fires Man

A FRESH York four-piece rock-band that featured users of Errortype: 11, Training, Homosexual for Johnny Depp, Into Another, and Going for walks Concert, God Fires Guy formed in 2006. Their preliminary launch, an internet-only five-track CD-EP was effective plenty of to warrant a tour from the U.K. early in 2007. …

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