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Andrew Solomon

Andrew Solomon developed a pastime in music as a kid and was composing songs over the piano by age ten. He initial turned to credit scoring for films and tv, with three of his initiatives for student movies showing up on PBS by enough time he was 16; at 21, …

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The Neins Circa

The Neins Circa originally formed as the Neins in 2002, and quickly became popular in the tiny clubs around Vancouver, Canada. The quirky six-piece music group documented its initial EP, The Neins, in 2003, which quickly sold-out, mainly on the group’s high-energy live concerts. The band’s continuously shuffling lineup got …

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Speer

Austin, TX-based pop/rock and roll clothing Speer are mainly the task of their namesake and vocalist/songwriter, Wayne Speer. Citing impact from famous brands Peter Gabriel, Coldplay, and Dave Matthews, Speer enjoy melodic and passionate piano-driven rock and roll music that evoke visions of additional vocalist/songwriters like Ben Folds, John Mayer, …

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Prabir & the Substitutes

Prabir & the Substitutes hailed from Richmond, VA, where frontman Prabir Mehta initial assembled his vocally driven pop/rock and roll group in late 2005. Joined up with by local music artists Chris Smith (electric guitar), Adam Thompson (bass), and ex-Poprocket percussionist Shawn Lynch, Mehta drew upon the harmony-rich works from …

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The Semantics

When the Semantics formed in the first ’90s in Nashville, their punchy, accessible make of Southern power pop appeared destined to check out like-minded Southern bands just like the dB’s and Let’s Active in to the power pop history books. Led by two songwriter/vocalists, William Owsley III and Millard Power, …

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Toranja

If ever there have been a dependence on Portugal to have something getting close to the quintessential (and successful) adult option music group, then Toranja match that explanation to a T. Lead vocalist/guitarist/piano guy Tiago Bettencourt was the pressure behind their development. Around him, he collected Ricardo Frutuoso (acoustic guitar), …

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Todd Alsup

Delivered and raised in the suburbs of Detroit, singer and songwriter Todd Alsup fell deeply in love with classic 1960s spirit and 1970s pop even though still a youngster, and his interest for it provides continually informed his very own music. After Alsup relocated to NEW YORK, his piano-based tracks …

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K.S. Rhoads

Vocalist, poet, and multi-instrumentalist K.S. Rhoads was raised in Michigan but relocated to Nashville in 2000, where he processed his autumnal and pensive pop/rock and roll audio. His debut recording, Dead Language, mainly documented in Rhoads’ East Nashville living space and made by Rhoads, Lij, and Robin Eaton, premiered on …

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Andy Davis

Elevated in Baton Rouge, LA, Nashville-based alt-pop songwriter, singer, and pianist Andy Davis includes a strong, melodic feeling that harks back again to the classic composing of artists like Paul Simon, Billy Joel, and Stevie Wonder, and his distinctive tenor provides his compositions a lot of nuance and space to …

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Prabir Mehta

A disciple of Brian Wilson, Ben Folds, and various other pop craftsmen, singer/songwriter Prabir Mehta initial entered the close-knit music picture of Richmond, VA, as the frontman from the ska clothing Murfreesboro. Many years of regional gigs extended the band’s pursuing in the home, but Murfreesboro steadily disbanded as many …

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