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Natalie Walker

Indiana-born vocalist and songwriter Natalie Walker 1st found prominence within the group Child Darling. While her amount of time in the low-key, electronica trip-hop clothing was encouraging, Walker chosen a solo profession, and released her 1st album therefore in 2006. Entitled Urban Angel, the recording was made by the duo …

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Miguel Migs

Though he didn’t found the label, Miguel Migs’ productions (beneath the Petalpusher and L’isha aliases in addition to his own name) gained probably the most fame for Naked Music, the home label formed by manufacturer Jay Denes (aka Naked Music NYC). The template for Nude Music — audible since its …

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Olive

The epitome of the quieter, coffee-table side of singer/songwriter electronica and trip-hop, Olive was formed by producers Tim Kellett and Robin Taylor-Firth (former members of, respectively, Simply Red and Nightmares on Wax) with vocalist Ruth-Ann Boyle. Kellett linked to Boyle while playing keyboards to get a live incarnation from the …

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Nuspirit Helsinki

The loose collective of music artists, DJs, and producers composed of Nuspirit Helsinki produces a broad design of electronic jazz that transcends traditional stylistic boundaries. Founding users Tuomas Kallio and Hannu Nieminen (aka DJ Ender) enlisted assistance from keyboardist Kim Rantala (aka Kasio), Toni Rantanen (aka DJ Lil Tony), and …

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Soulsavers

Soulsavers, a Uk downtempo electronica duo with rock and roll, gospel, and nation affects, was formed by manufacturers/remixers Affluent Machin and Ian Glover. Following a group of well-received 7″ EPs, the duo released its initial album, Tough Men Don’t Dance, in 2003. Soulsavers’ second record, It’s Not WHAT LENGTHS You …

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Nickodemus

NY City-based DJ/producer Nickodemus produced a name for himself because the resident DJ from the long-running Turntables over the Hudson club evening, and he also released many productions over time, especially the full-length record Endangered Types (2006). His musical design is normally wide-ranging, incorporating all varieties of funky music, from …

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Karminsky Experience

Lounge lizards Wayne Munns and Martin Dingle began DJing together in little London night clubs in the first ’90s and had an extended stint of many successful club evenings throughout Britain. They started to record their models plus they became very much popular as DJs, playing for the Ruler Lizard …

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Röyksopp

Norwegian duo Röyksopp paid out for the chilly climes of the native Tromsø by causing a number of the warmest, many welcoming downbeat electronica from the 21st century, exemplified by early tracks like “Eple” and “Poor Leno.” The set, Torbjørn Brundtland and Svein Berge, both was raised in Tromsø and …

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The Dining Rooms

Stefano Ghittoni and Cesare Malfatti form the Milan-based downbeat group the Eating Rooms. Both arrived old playing for several bands within the city’s alternate/punk picture before switching to producer-based trip-hop as well as the breezy up to date lounge from the Eating Areas. The duo’s 1st full-length, Subterranean Contemporary, made …

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Dobie

A London-based producer that has collaborated with famous brands Massive Strike, Tricky, Björk, and Spirit II Spirit, Anthony Alexander Campbell is way better recognized to music supporters by his moniker Dobie. He started his profession in 1989, focusing on NSO Drive Organization monitors for the genre-spanning label Vinyl fabric Solution. …

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