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The High Fidelity

Sean Dickson initial produced himself a name within the indie-pop group, The Soup Dragons. The Manchester four-piece attained success making use of their catchy 1992 strike “Divine Thing,” but with the middle-90s, Dickson wanted another thing. He founded The Great Fidelity in 1995 for the compilation released by Great Times …

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Danny Wilson

Best 40 radio developed a short crush in Danny Wilson in the past due ’80s. Shaped in Dundee, Scotland, Danny Wilson distributed exactly the same pop sensibilities as compatriots the best Dish, the Blue Nile, and Deacon Blue. Vocalist Gary Clark’s breathy, yearning vocals on 1987’s “Mary’s Prayer” gained the …

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Frightened Rabbit

Playing smart but purposefully naïve play the manner from the Vaselines, the Twilight Sad, as well as the Clean, Frightened Rabbit appear an excellent bit bolder than their moniker indicate, though it fits their lively but anxious music personality. Frightened Rabbit was founded in Glasgow, Scotland, in 2004, when guitarist …

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Helicopter

b. Jackie Joyce, 1963, Dundee, Scotland. This talented singer-songwriter mixes disparate music designs in a fashion that defies categorisation. Having under no circumstances known her Ghanaian delivery dad, Joyce spent an itinerant years as a child with her mom and stepfather. She later on researched music at college and found …

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Malcolm Young

His younger business lead guitar-playing sibling Angus will be the primary attraction of AC/DC in concert, but tempo guitarist Malcolm Small may be the band’s music anchor. Given birth to on January 6, 1953, in Glasgow, Scotland, Malcolm and his family members relocated to Sydney, Australia, when he was ten-years-old. …

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Mendeed

The associates of Glasgow, Scotland’s Mendeed — vocalist David Proctor, lead guitarist Steven Nixon, rhythm guitarist Steph Gildea, bassist/vocalist Chris Lavery, and drummer Kevin Matthews — met as teenagers while attending regional Dumbarton Academy, and evolved through some different rock styles until settling upon a frenzied combination of power metal …

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Lau

Called after an Orcadian term meaning “day light” (though they deliberately misspelled it from “lowe”), Lau created in Edinburgh in 2006 and had been quickly hailed as a strap of rare innovation and invention. The three founders, Aidan O’Rourke, Kris Drever, and Martin Green, had been all much adored musicians …

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Billy Munn

b. 12 Might 1911, Glasgow, Scotland, d. 2 Might 2000, Scotland. His dad led an area amateur orchestra with age seven Munn started formal piano research on the Athenaeum College of Music. Four years afterwards, while still at college, he was playing piano at silent film theatres in Glasgow. He …

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Kode9

Kode9 is a respected dubstep DJ/producer from London who’s also who owns the influential label Hyperdub. Created Steve Goodman in Glasgow, Scotland, he started DJing in 1990 at age group 16 and cites his 1st encounter with drum’n’bass as an integral impact on his potential career route. In 1997 he …

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String Driven Thing

Among the finest rings signed to the Charisma label during it is early-’70s heyday, Scotland’s String Driven Matter originally formed being a trio in 1969, led with the husband-and-wife group of Chris and Pauline Adams, in addition percussionist John Mannion. Locally well-known in the tail end from the 1960s, the …

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