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Richard Dawson

Based from the industrial Tyneside region of North England, esoteric singer/songwriter Richard Dawson’s shambolic, guitar-driven folk music provides attracted comparisons to various other singular artists like Jandek, Mike Waterson, John Martyn, Bonnie “Prince” Billy, Adem, Neglect Spence, and King Creosote. Focusing on a heady mixture of traditional British folk music, …

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Rangda

Rangda are named for the Javanese demon queen from the leyaks. This power trio can be an instrumental psych rock and roll no wave-styled sound device. The bandmembers are guitarists Sir Richard Bishop (Sunlight City Ladies) and Ben Chasny (Six Organs of Admittance, Comets burning, Current 93), and drummer Chris …

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Richard Bishop

Like a founding person in sunlight City Girls, experimental guitarist Richard Bishop have been established like a cult icon for just two years before issuing his first single album, Salvador Kali, on John Fahey’s Revenant label in 1998. With it, Bishop shown his penchant for absorbing and incorporating stylistic methods …

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Sun City Girls

An eclectic mixture of every musical design one can think about — demented surf, Indian and Asian improvisation, free-form noise, fractured folk, you name it — with doses of kabuki theater, shadow puppetry, and maverick guerilla stagecraft thrown in, the avant-everything Sunlight City Girls certainly are a fiercely unbiased and …

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Jozef Van Wissem

Jozef Vehicle Wissem is really a Dutch lutenist and post-minimalist composer that has been adapting via tablature and improvising about music written for his instrument circa 1600 A.D. His function continues to be commissioned by London’s Country wide Gallery to accompany Hans Hoberlien’s painting The Ambassadors, and he provides created …

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