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Principal Edwards Magic Theatre

This UK band was formed in 1968 at Essex University, England. The creative hippie co-operative revolved around Belinda ‘Bindy’ Borquin (vocals/recorder/violin/piano), Main Cartwright (acoustic guitar/mandolin/recorder) and David Jones (percussion) who have been initially became a member of by Jeremy Ensor (bass) and vocalists Martin Stellman, Monica Nettles and Vivienne McAuliffe. …

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James Christopher Monger

Born in to the Wisconsin aristocracy in 1973, musician/writer Adam Christopher Monger provides seen the planet evolve being a farmhand, ocean lamprey exterminator, prepare, grounds keeper, DMO (dish machine operator), color crew foreman, stock employee, and record shop clerk. He loves long strolls in his home, pugs, Talisker, as well …

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Alasdair Roberts

Scottish songwriter Alasdair Roberts’ career being a recording artist sprang right into a critically lauded, cult-praised profession whenever a demo he made out of his group Appendix Away discovered its way in to the hands of personal nouveau folkie Can Oldham. Oldham recognized with Appendix Out’s likewise determined sound enough …

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Jesca Hoop

A sensual, esoteric singer/songwriter whose unusual, sparse music nod to influences like Paul Simon, Joni Mitchell, and Vashti Bunyan, Jesca Hoop got her big break because of her gig being a nanny for Tom Waits’ offspring in the first 2000s. Hoop acquired grown up within a musically willing Mormon family …

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Tír na nÓg

Although they only lasted five years, Tir Na Nog were able to produce their brief amount of time in existence count, and fans of ’70s folk still sing their praises warmly. Produced in Dublin in 1969, the duo of Sonny Condell and Leo O’Kelly had been making the proper music …

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Hot Buttered Rum String Band

Bay Region newgrass jam music group Hot Buttered Rum have already been referred to as a rock-band playing bluegrass tools (the bandmembers themselves contact what they carry out “thin air California bluegrass”), along with music influences which range from blues, rock and roll, and jazz to Celtic and old-time string …

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Young Marble Giants

Among the quirkiest & most idiosyncratic groupings to emerge from the first British new influx indie scene, Teen Marble Giants (from Cardiff, Wales) weren’t a lot new influx in sound such as technique. They subverted typical pop/rock strategies by stripping both melody structure and instrumentation to its fact. A reverberant …

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Annie Haslam

Best known on her behalf long tenure because the vocalist for prog-rockers Renaissance, Annie Haslam was the merchandise of a music family members — her dad was an beginner vocalist and comedian, and her sibling Michael was a mid-60s rock’n’roller whose profession was managed by Brian Epstein. Still, her first …

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Kath Bloom

The little girl of oboist Robert Bloom, Kath Bloom can be an American singer/songwriter much like Vashti Bunyan. She was raised in New Haven, Connecticut, where she analyzed the cello as a kid and began playing your guitar when she was an adolescent. Bloom collaborated with Bruce Neumann in the …

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