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Alpha Band

Springing in July of 1976 from Bob Dylan’s Rolling Thunder Revue, the Alpha Music group appeared in the music picture with great expectations. The music group agreed upon with Clive Davis and Arista Information for the reported $6 million after getting together for just a few weeks and had been …

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Susan Cowsill

Susan Cowsill began her profession within the music industry in the soft age group of seven yrs . old, when she became a member of her brothers Expenses, Bob, Barry, Paul, and John and her mom Barbara within the pop group the Cowsills in 1966. While greatest remembered because the …

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True Believers

If enthusiastic press as well as the praise of the fellow music artists were all it took to become rock star, the real Believers could have been one of the primary American rings from the 1980s. Mixing a firmly woven three-guitar strike and passionate songwriting using a punk rocker’s like …

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Tav Falco’s Panther Burns

The master of the raw and shambolic fusion of rockabilly, blues, and fractured noise, Tav Falco was, combined with the Cramps, among the earliest purveyors of what would become referred to as psychobilly (though his version from the sound lacked the campy horror movie ambience others taken to it), and …

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Patti Scialfa

Until she started releasing her own albums, NJ singer/songwriter Patti Scialfa was most widely known being a backing vocalist on her behalf hubby Bruce Springsteen’s E Road Band. Scialfa started her musical profession after she graduated from NYU. She got to busking in Sheridan Square in the heart of Greenwich …

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American Heartbreak

San Francisco’s American Heartbreak was shaped in 1996 by guitarist Billy Rowe, recently orphaned from the dissolution from the commercially overlooked but critically preferred Jetboy, also featuring ex-Hanoi Stones man Sam Yaffa. As well as vocalist Lance Boone, bassist Michael Butler (previously an associate of Bay Region thrash kings Exodus!), …

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Stealin’ Horses

Through the early ’80s, popular Kentucky strap Radio Café produced a name for themselves playing weekends in golf clubs with events within the Midwest and Southeast. Once the time found decide to pursue music full-time, just vocalist/songwriter Kiya Heartwood and drummer Kopana Terry produced the dedication to choose the brass …

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Southern Pacific

Southern Pacific shaped in 1983 around vocalist Tim Goodman, guitarist John McFee, drummer Keith Knudsen, bassist Jerry Scheff, and keyboardist Glenn D. Hardin. Both McFee and Knudsen had been ex-Doobie Brothers; this rock and roll & roll history would continue steadily to tarnish for a few the band’s country-rock audio. …

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T-Bone Burnett

Despite vital acclaim being a performer, the rootsy singer/songwriter T-Bone Burnett received his most significant renown being a manufacturer, helming recording periods for acts which range from Roy Orbison and Elvis Costello to Keeping track of Crows and Sam Phillips. Blessed Joseph Henry Burnett on January 14, 1948, in St. …

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From Good Homes

From Good Homes are an eclectic, seasoned couple of roots-rock music artists from NJ who’ve found success within the record business independently terms. The group includes Todd Sheaffer (vocals and classical guitar), Brady Rymer (bass and vocals), Jamie Coan (classical guitar, mandolin, fiddle and vocals), Dan Myers (saxophones, percussion, melodica …

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