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Young Idea

This UK duo featured Tony Cox (b. 10 November 1945, London, Britain) and Douglas Ugo Granville Allesandro MacRae-Brown (b. 17 Apr 1947, Florence, Italy). MacRae-Brown, a modern of Jonathan Ruler at Charterhouse Open public School, fulfilled Cox at college or university. The duo after that forged a songwriting collaboration and, …

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M. Craft

M. Craft may be the efficiency nickname of Martin Art, a vocalist, songwriter/composer, multi-instrumentalist, and maker who break up his formative years between Australia as well as the U.K. 2 yrs after time for his birth town of Canberra, Australia at age group 12, he began the indie rock-band Sidewinder, …

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The Bird and the Bee

Multi-instrumentalist Greg Kurstin and doe-eyed vocalist Inara George pull upon a fondness for jazz requirements and ’60s Tropicalia to provide the stylish shades from the Bird as well as the Bee. Both musicians were launched in 2004 by shared friend Mike Andrews, whom George experienced enlisted to create her single …

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Gil Evans

One of many arrangers in jazz background, Gil Evans’ 3 album-length collaborations with Mls Davis (Mls Ahead, Porgy and Bess, and Sketches of Spain) are considered classics. Evans got an extended and wide-ranging profession that sometimes went parallel towards the trumpeter. Like Davis, Gil became involved with utilizing electronics within …

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Guitar

Guitar may be the pseudonym adopted by musician Michael Lückner, who all fuses organic and electronic noises into music that embraces his wide variety of affects, from cool-era Mls Davis towards the shoegazing chaos of My Bloody Valentine. Lückner was created and elevated in Germany, and found his first electric …

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Hal Galper

A fantastic if generally overlooked advanced very difficult bop pianist, Hal Galper studied at Berklee (1955-1958) and worked in lots of groupings, including with Chet Baker, Stan Getz, the Brecker Brothers, Bobby Hutcherson, with such singers simply because Joe Williams, Chris Connor, and Anita O’Day. He performed electric powered piano …

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Beoga

Located in County Antrim, North Ireland, Irish folk outfit Beoga (the Irish phrase for “lively”) shaped in 2002 throughout the talents of Seán Óg Graham (accordion/guitar), Damian McKee (accordion), Eamon Murray (bodhrán), and Liam Bradley (piano). Blessed from the folk dance picture, the group’s 2004 debut, A PLEASANT Madness, provided …

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Ginger Rogers

In step with Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers was half of the very most famous dancing team in film history; she was also an effective dramatic actress, actually earning a Best Celebrity Oscar. Given birth to Virginia McMath on July 16, 1911, in Self-reliance, MO, she relocated to Hollywood while still …

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Priscilla Ahn

A charming folksinger, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist (using your guitar, bass, harmonica, ukulele, and also kazoo every once in awhile), Priscilla Ahn grew up in rural Bernville, Pa. She began playing electric guitar at age 14 and performed in choirs and musical productions throughout senior high school. Pursuing graduation, the burgeoning …

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Guillermo Klein

Pianist Guillermo Klein moved from his indigenous Argentina to Boston in 1990 to review at Berklee University of Music. In 1993 he shifted to NY where he shaped an inventive 17-piece big music group. The band performed Sunday nights on the underground membership Smalls throughout 1995. Many years later, a …

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