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The Pipettes

Matching polka-dot dresses, choreography, and retro sensibilities type the inspiration from the Pipettes, a modern-day gal group from Brighton, Britain. The group premiered in 2003 by Monster Bobby (true name: Robert William Barry), an area promoter who searched for to regenerate the traditional Phil Spector-inspired sound of the first ’60s. …

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Deichkind

Years prior to the mini-series DOES IT Mix? became a mass trend on the web, German senior high school buddies Philipp Grütering and Malte Pittner created the refreshingly controversial Deichkind to carry out a few mixing experiments of their very own. Hailing from Bergedorf around the outskirts of Hamburg, Grütering …

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Bunny Rabbit

Implementing the surrealist imagery from the avant-garde folktronic scene, Bunny Rabbit’s devilishly erotic art-raps delivered NY hipsters and critics reeling when she debuted Lovers and Crypts in 2007. The contrast of Bunny Rabbit’s innocent-sounding, light tone of voice and her real lyrics had been a little troubling, but her manufacturer …

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Firefox AK

Andrea Kellerman spent four years within the London-based trip-hop collective Anamorphic prior to going single seeing that Firefox AK in 2004. She followed the name “Firefox” when she noticed the word published on a fireplace hydrant; she afterwards tagged over the words “AK” when she understood that Mozilla acquired turn …

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The Soup Dragons

Before Scotland’s Soup Dragons hit the mainstream making use of their reggae-infused cover from the Rolling Rocks’ “I’m Free of charge,” the Glasgow four-piece were poised to transport the torch first lit from the Buzzcocks as well as the Adverts. Created in the middle-’80s around vocalist/guitarist — and eventual programmer …

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Mount Sims

Support Sims is a robust, sexually charged trio when viewed with the eyes of the gimmick, however in the truth is the only real creation of studio room maverick Matt Sims. Located in Milwaukee, WI, the vocalist/songwriter inherited a gigantic record collection from his sibling and started his crash training …

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Arling & Cameron

Although dance duo Arling & Cameron are located in Amsterdam, perhaps their closest musical affiliation is based on the eclectic past due-’90s Japanese lounge/dance/pop scene. Gerry Arling and Richard Cameron 1st met up in 1994, if they threw a so-called “Easy Melody” group of celebrations in Amsterdam; singles culled through …

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The Shamen

Merging swirling psychedelic rock and roll with hardcore hip-hop rhythms, the Shamen had been among the first alternative rings to attract dance clubs just as much as indie rockers. Made up of Colin Angus, Peter Stephenson, Keith McKenzie, and Derek McKenzie, the Scottish quartet acquired its roots within the early-’80s …

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Shortwave Set

This reclusive London, England-based trio comprises vocalist/guitarist Ulrike Bjorsne, programmer David Farrell and Andrew Pettit, who holds responsibility in most from the band’s songwriting. Shortwave Established are intentionally obscure, and also their website provides no clue concerning their origins. What’s clear is the fact that their development in 2003 was …

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Anne Clark

A unique amount in Uk music, Anne Clark is really a singer and lyricist who functions in both digital and acoustic music, performing literate but emotionally charged music of contemporary lifestyle. Clarke was created within the South London community of Croydon on, may 14, 1960. A shiny and restless youngsters, …

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