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Robert Skoro

Imagine we were young loving the broadly varying music of Doc Watson, Leo Kottke, Jimmy Web page, and Greg Ginn in a little Minnesota city that’s “the sociological exact carbon copy of the color dark brown” — based on the guy himself — and you also might know how vocalist/songwriter/guitarist …

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Harry Chapin

Harry Chapin’s profession as a favorite singer/songwriter was trim short by a car incident in 1981, yet he left out some recordings that his followers continue steadily to treasure years after his loss of life. Chapin was by no means a critically acclaimed vocalist/songwriter. Critics accused him of over-sentimentalizing his …

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Lightning Dust

Another darkly psychedelic task from the Vancouver space rock and roll ensemble Black Hill, Lightning Dust formed in the first 2000s with Amber Webber and Joshua Wells. The duo released its folky self-titled debut recording in the summertime of 2007, chasing it up with a UNITED STATES tour alongside the …

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Seabird

Created in 2004 round the talents of siblings Aaron (vocals and keyboards) and Ryan (guitar) Morgan, Cincinnati-based contemporary rock and roll outfit Seabird crafts soul-searching, piano-driven, alternative play the vein of Coldplay, David Crowder Strap, Needtobreathe, and Switchfoot. The music group’s 2008 debut, ‘Til We START TO SEE THE Shore, …

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M. Craft

M. Craft may be the efficiency nickname of Martin Art, a vocalist, songwriter/composer, multi-instrumentalist, and maker who break up his formative years between Australia as well as the U.K. 2 yrs after time for his birth town of Canberra, Australia at age group 12, he began the indie rock-band Sidewinder, …

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Goner

Formed from the ashes from the Boy Question Jinx, this trio from Raleigh started documenting songs in 2001 because of its debut discharge. Vocalist and songwriter Scott Phillips had taken section of his very own childhood and included them in to the band’s songwriting procedure, documenting in his cellar on …

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Gillian Welch

Gillian Welch initial appeared in the folk scene as a singer/songwriter equipped with a voice and sensibility much beyond her years, earning wide-spread acclaim on her behalf deft, evocative resurrection from the musical styles mostly connected with rural Appalachia of the first 20th century. Welch was created in 1967 in …

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Jenny Owen Youngs

Approaching strong behind R. Stevie Moore as the utmost talented vocalist/songwriter to become located in the non-descript bedroom community of Montclair, NJ, Jenny Owen Youngs fuses Liz Phair’s perceptive and brashly funny lyrics using the orchestrated folk-pop of Regina Spektor and Erin McKeown, adding only a hint of Nellie McKay’s …

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Hank Williams

Hank Williams may be the dad of contemporary nation music. He was a superstar by age 25; he was inactive at age 29. In those four brief years, he set up the rules for all your nation performers who implemented him and, along the way, much of well-known music. Hank …

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Youthmovies

Formerly referred to as Youthmovie Soundtrack Strategies, the Oxford-based quintet Youthmovies were formed in 2002 simply by Andrew Mears (guitar, vocals), Al English (guitar), Graeme Murray (drums), and Stephen Hammond (bass). Brass participant/keyboardist Sam Scott shortly joined up with the lineup, and Youthmovies squandered short amount of time in fashioning …

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