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Simian Mobile Disco

Producers/remixers Wayne Ford and Wayne Shaw formed Simian Mobile phone Disco in 2005, following their departure from your experimental electronic rock-band Simian. Both had originally created Simian with vocalist Simon Lord and Alex MacNaughton in the past due ’90s. Not quite happy with their functions within the music group and …

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The Mighty Hannibal

Simply because obscure R&B legends go, the Mighty Hannibal remains possibly the most interesting to grace the stage or airwaves from the 1950s and 1960s. An initial cousin of maligned Clinton consultant Vernon Jordan along with a flamboyant participant all his existence, Hannibal’s music was as thrilling as his existence. …

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Metric certainly are a music group with an eclectic, adventurous outlook, whose music encompasses components of synth pop, fresh wave, dance-rock, and electronica and whose hometown has vacillated between Toronto, Montreal, NY, LA, and London during the period of the group’s existence. Metric’s tale started in 1998, when vocalist/keyboardist Emily …

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Psychedelic pop experimentalists (with much focus on the mental) Simian arrived to full fruition following James Ford, Alex MacNaughton, and James Shaw bumped into Simon Lord; following the trio noticed Lord’s compositions and vice versa, the four opted to interact beneath the name of Simian. Informed by and resembling experimental …

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