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L.O.C.

A respected light in the Danish “hard-boiled” rap picture, the L.O.C. (aka Liam O’Connor, an designer of Danish and Irish descent) 1st found the fore within the group Alzheimer-Klinikken in 1997. He created his approach over time and — affected from the California/Western Coastline rap of the first ’90s — …

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Short Fuse

Based from the SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA area, Brief Fuse were shaped early in 2005 by vocalist Myke DiBattista, keyboardist Martin Boynton, and bassist Tony Eakes, who was simply playing together within an already successful group but broke away to check out their very own path, which finished up being …

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Spinnerette

Despite achieving industrial success using their punky but slick third album, Coral Fang, the Distillers disbanded in early 2005, departing singer Brody Dalle to ponder her long term like a musician. She arranged down the bass and got a rest from music completely for some time to give delivery to …

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Aristophanes

In past due 2015, Grimes released her fourth album, Artwork Angels. On the 3rd track, her tone of voice gave method to a hyper-speed rap torrent — in Mandarin. Enter Taiwanese femcee Aristophanes. For an intro to a European audience, this is a fortuitous begin. Overnight, she was a preferred …

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Mokobé

French rapper Mokobe Traore was originally an associate from the rap posse 113, but really made his name along with his 2007 single outing, Mon Afrique, an recording which he put his Malian origins towards the forefront, supported by such popular African performers as Youssou N’Dour, Amadou & Mariam, Tiken …

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Das Racist

With an origin heading back with their time spent surviving in a “Students of Color for Social Justice”-themed dorm, Das Racist’s conference seems like destiny. While MCs Victor Vazquez and Himanshu Suri fulfilled years previously, 2008 will be the entire year that they might come towards the attention from the …

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Final Drive

A punishing, Southern groove thrash metallic unit based away of St. Louis, Missouri, Last Drive draws motivation from a broad swath of seasoned decibel-breakers including Pantera, AC/DC, Slayer, Machine Mind, and Clutch. Founded in 2002, the music group features the skills of guitarist Nathan Easter, vocalist Jordan Gaw, drummer Alex …

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Sink to See

The indie rock outfit Sink to find out began with two art school students, Jason Napier (vocals, guitar) and Dony West (vocals, guitar), who met in Columbus, OH. In January 2001, the duo going to California and fulfilled bass participant Shawn Bathe. Immediately after, percussionist Tariq Mills became a member …

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Night Beats

Night time Beats certainly are a riffy, bluesy, psyched-out garage area trio located in Seattle, Washington. Vocalist/guitarist Danny Lee Blackwell remaining his indigenous Dallas for the Pacific Northwest in ’09 2009 and became a member of up with drummer and longtime friend Wayne Traeger, working like a two-piece for a …

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Jealkb

For a music group comprised entirely of comedians, Tokyo visual kei act Jealkb had a surprisingly dark and serious picture and shade, but their classy pop/rock and roll songwriting catapulted them in to the graphs and landed them a major-label offer. However, they established themselves an difficult task using their …

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