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The Tallest Man on Earth

Playing free but tuneful indie folk enlivened by his sometimes craggy, always passionate vocals and poetic lyrics, the Tallest Man on the planet may be the stage name of Swedish singer and songwriter Kristian Matsson. Blessed in Dalarna, Sweden in 1983, Matsson initial broke into music as an associate of …

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The Boys Star Library

Originally getting started beneath the moniker of Wookie, the average person members would ultimately scrap their sloppy dream pop noise and started learning how exactly to play their instruments using the Boys Star Library. With a far more mature lyrical content material of storytelling and a tighter acoustic guitar appeal, …

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Richard Edwards

A singer, songwriter, and guitarist who eventually began releasing music under his personal name, Richard Edwards was most widely known throughout his twenties for the bittersweet indie rock and roll of his music group Margot & the Nuclear Thus and So’s. Called after the personality Margot Tenenbaum in the Wes …

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Alan McGee

Few various other record label owner/producers had even more impact on English music through the past due ’80s and ’90s than Alan McGee. Influenced from the anti-authoritarian, D.We.Con., and brash attitude of punk, McGee helped change Creation Records in to the home for any litany of essential names in English …

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Wymond Miles

In 2008, while San Francisco’s the new & Onlys were active readying Grey-Eyed Young ladies and Play It Unusual, the garage-psych group’s guitarist, Wymond Mls, was writing music privately using his eight-track Tascam residential recorder. Motivated by performers like Scott Walker, Echo & the Bunnymen, and Robert Wyatt, though Mls’ …

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Heros Severum

Offering up savvy, edgy, and dynamic post-punk guitar music with out a bassist to pull them down, Heros Severum created in Athens, GA, in mid-2000. Guitarist/vocalist Eric Friar and drummer Jeff Cummings had been former members from the Athens-based music group Wunderkind, while guitarist and vocalist Sherryl A. Branch utilized …

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Ben Davis

Ben Davis established fact from the variety of incredible indie rings he previously been associated with, especially the renowned Sleepytime Trio and early function of Jade Tree signees, Milemarker. After departing Milemarker because of his admittance into fatherhood, Davis begun to come up with slower and even more melodic pieces …

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A Shoreline Dream

The third within an ongoing type of similarly themed however, not musically identical projects from your core duo of Ryan Policky and Gabriel Ratliff, A Shoreline Dream combines the epic sonic attack of post-rock outfits like Godspeed You! Dark Emperor and Sigur Rós using the even more pop-oriented and danceable …

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4Track Valsa

Upon their formation in 1998, the Brazilian-based 4Track Valsa has taken on the pop of Stereolab-inspired indie and bossa nova upbringing. After liberating a small number of demos which were sung in British and Portuguese, the resolved lineup of Cecília (vocals), Christiano (keyboards/acoustic guitar), Fátima (acoustic guitar), Júlio (bass), and …

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Dead Heart Bloom

Dead Center Bloom may be the group name for the single profession of singer/songwriter Boris Skalsky, who was simply a singer, bass participant, and keyboard participant in the Washington, D.C.-structured band Phaser in the first many years of the 21st century. Following the break up of Phaser, Skalsky holed up …

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