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Jake Xerxes Fussell

Durham-based singer/guitarist Jake Xerxes Fussell includes a background steeped in the original music and folklore from the American Southern. The son of the folklorist, curator, and professional photographer, Fussell led a relatively rambling childhood journeying with his dad to record older bluesmen, research the social vernacular, and collaborate with Local …

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Danny Black

The nom de plume of guitarist/songwriter Dan Schwartz, an associate from the Philly-based indie folk trio CLASSIC War, Danny Dark delivers knotty and evocative instrumental guitar music that pulls inspiration from six- and 12-string legends like Leo Kottke, Tommy Emmanuel, and Robert Fripp. Following the launch of CLASSIC War’s fourth …

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The Amazing

Swedish psychedelic indie rock outfit the Amazing were shaped around the abilities of Scandinavian underground luminaries Christoffer Gunrup (Granada), Reine Fiske (Dungen), Johan Holmegard (Dungen and Lifestyle on the planet!), and Fredrik Swahn (Anna Järvinen). Released by Swedish label Subliminal Noises, the group’s 2009 eponymous debut record featured guest performances …

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Bon Iver

Appearing seemingly from nowhere, Bon Iver’s debut recording, For Emma, Forever Ago, became among the landmark albums from the past due-2000s indie folk appear. Vocalist/songwriter Justin Vernon’s extra sound and genuine vocals caught the eye of people searching for something folky, however not folksy at all. Further albums refining and …

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The Dodos

Originally formed in 2006 simply because Dodobird simply by multi-instrumentalist Meric Longer, unpredictable SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA indie rock duo the Dodos acquired their fresh moniker using the arrival of Logan Kroeber, a fellow Western world Coastline artist whose penchant for experimental drumming and progressive metal melded properly with Long’s …

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Carl Broemel

Although mainly known for his use My Morning Jacket, Carl Broemel became an in-demand guitarist through the early 2000s, appearing about albums simply by everyone from Delta Spirit to Bobby Bare, Jr. He also released a solo profession with All Parrots State, an eclectic alt-country recording released this year 2010. …

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Wooden Wand & the Vanishing Voice

Furthermore to jogging the Polyamory label with Tovah O’Rourke, Adam Toth was the first choice of New York-based avant-garde/freak folk ensemble Wooden Wand & the Vanishing Tone of voice. Taking the initial section of that name as his very own — and sometimes billing himself as “Wooden Wand Jehovah” — …

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Vandaveer

Vandaveer can be an indie folk task spearheaded by Washington, D.C. vocalist/songwriter Tag Charles Heidinger. A experienced participant and bandleader, Heidinger offers acted because the frontman for indie pop group the Apparitions and in addition spent period playing bass for These USA. Initially launched like a single venture using the …

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Lost in the Trees

Lost within the Trees and shrubs may be the brainchild of vocalist/guitarist Ari Picker, a Chapel Hill local who also started his profession as an associate from the B-Sides. Picker’s research in the Berklee University of Music led him to try an orchestral work, and he used the moniker Shed …

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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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