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Seasick Steve

Like T-Model Ford, Seasick Steve (aka Steve Wold) began saving his personal music much later on in existence than other music artists. A storytelling vocalist reviving traditional nation blues, Wold spent his child years in California, but remaining house at 14. Like a hobo, he journeyed for quite some time, …

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Foxtail Somersault

Area of the loosely defined band of contemporary indie rock rings heavily influenced by first-generation shoegazers want My Bloody Valentine, the Jesus and Mary String, the Cocteau Twins, and Slowdive (see also Ringo Deathstarr and Asobi Seksu, amongst others), San Francisco’s Foxtail Somersault audio uncannily just like the sort of …

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Bardu Ali

Imagine as an influential person in a big music group that wanted a new vocalist, and wandering in on a totally unknown Ella Fitzgerald being successful a small number of dollars at a skill display. You escort her back again to your bandleader boss, who listens to her sing three …

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Home Town Hero

CITY Hero’s Aaron Bruno (vocals/electric guitar) and Drew Stewart (electric guitar) were teenage pals while going to SoCal’s Westlake SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL in the mid-’90s. These were also big followers of these who produced that city a music picture years before — Rancid, Procedure Ivy, WITHOUT DOUBT — and relished …

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The Weasels

Best known because of their dark-humored 1978 one “Defeat Her Using a Rake,” the Weasels were an irreverent, sneering, in-your-face punk music group such as Dark Flag, the Group Jerks, and Deceased Boys. A very important factor that separated the Los Angeles-based Weasels (who must not be confused using a …

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Claramae Turner

A rare true contralto, Claramae Turner achieved success in both operatic and music comedy worlds. The mix of her musical presents and her uncommon beauty allowed her to discover favour with both Arturo Toscanini and filmmakers in Hollywood — even while maintaining the best standards of efficiency; she was also …

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Don Ricardo

Although he was among the 1930s most celebrated big band leaders (whose credits included leading the renowned NBC Orchestra), Don Ricardo was also known for his award winning assortment of antique cars (which he collected, restored, and raced himself). Ricardo’s like of music started at age seven, when he started …

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Bayeté

“Bayeté” is one of the musical monikers particular by composer and keyboardist Todd Cochran, as well as the name he utilized to headline two albums for Prestige in the 1970s. Cochran was created and elevated in SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA. He was a musical prodigy who was simply giving traditional …

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Let’s Go Sailing

The quietly magnificent L.A. indie pop music group Let’s Proceed Sailing created in 2002 and released their nice but world-weary debut, The Chaos to be able, in Apr 2007. The years between weren’t spent holed up inside a studio room perfecting subtle tunes: vocalist/songwriter Shana Levy, as well as guitarist …

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Charles Davis

Bassist Charles Davis got his begin in music in the past due ’80s, rapping having a Southern California group called Two times Exposure. The music group got found by Columbia Information, but was decreased before an recording could be documented. Third ,, Davis relocated just a little additional north, where …

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