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Vivian Girls

Deriving their name from your ill-fated characters presented in the task of writer/illustrator Henry Darger, the Vivian Girls (never to become confused using the “create pop” duo from the same name) certainly are a Brooklyn-based trio whose gritty, lo-fi tunes nod to seminal indie pop functions like Black color Tambourine, …

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Skint & Demoralised

Although Skint & Demoralised is technically the pseudonym of Matt Abbott, a former standup poet turned indie rock/rapper, in addition, it personal references the contributions of David Gledhill (aka MiNI dOG), the Uk songwriter/producer who initial turned Abbott’s prose into music. Matt Abbott released the task as an adolescent in …

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Beth Jeans Houghton

Referred to as an anti-folk songstress, Newcastle Upon Tyne’s Beth Denims Houghton mixes angelic vocals and classical guitar with samples, keyboards, and glam rock and roll elements to get a sound that’s more fantastical than right down to earth. Houghton started writing and executing while still in her teenagers, first …

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Gun Outfit

Led by guitarists/vocalists Dylan Sharp and Caroline Keith, Gun Clothing began their job playing sort of amalgam of ’80s post-punk and fuzzy lo-fi guitar rock and roll that fell somewhere within the first catalogs of SST Documents (Hüsker Dü, Dinosaur Jr.) and K Information (Beat Occurring). They created in 2007 …

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Ogre You Asshole

In 1999, friends Manabu Deto (vocals, guitar) and Norihito Hiraide (bass) teamed up with Kei Mabuchi (guitar) and Takashi Katsuura (drums) to create Ogre You Asshole. Originally known as Joy Department, the group transformed its name in 2001 after Modest Mouse bassist Eric Judy scribbled the enigmatic term on Deto’s …

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Happy Birthday

Comprised of main songwriter Kyle Thomas (aka Ruler Tuff), Ruth Garbus, and Chris Weisman, indie rock and roll group Happy Birthday formed and signed to Sub Play a whirlwind yr after only five displays, four which were within their hometown of Brattleboro, VT. Grounds for his or her snappy achievement …

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Beaches

The neo-psych indie rock group Seashores were formed in Melbourne, Australia and released their first LP in 2008 for Mistletone Information. Antonia Sellbach (acoustic guitar/vocals), Alison Bolger (acoustic guitar/vocals), Ali McCann (acoustic guitar/vocals), Gill Tucker (bass/vocals), and Karla Method (drums/vocals) draw motivation from ’60s psych pop, ’90s shoegaze, Soaring Nun …

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Chip Bailey

As an associate from the backing music group for Belfast singer/songwriter Duke Particular, percussionist Chip Bailey is well known for employing unconventional equipment — including a parmesan cheese grater and egg whisk combo — to accomplish his distinctive rhythms and noises. After playing in rings part-time for quite some time, …

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Canon Blue

Cannon Blue is primarily Nashville, Tennessee’s Daniel Wayne, whose indie-tronic tracks result from fascination with electronic acts Planks of Canada and Autechre aswell as songwriters Serge Gainsbourg and Nick Drake. His Colonies LP noticed a Sept 2007 launch in European countries through Denmark label Rumraket. The record was combined by …

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The Library Is on Fire

Having a name inspired by French poet René Char, The Library Is burning may be the brainchild of founder Steve Five. Sketching on affects the indie rock and roll from the ‘90s, the music group’s audio combines the natural guitar rock and roll of Dinosaur Jr. using the lo-fi melodies …

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