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The postmodern soul unit Khaleel was led by frontman Bob Khaleel, a former rapper who recorded a 1992 album Grandma’s Ghost beneath the name Bronx Design Bob. With guitarist and songwriting partner John O’Brien, he following produced the groove rock-band Super 8, launching a self-titled LP in 1996; the group …

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The choice rock trio Outhouse formed in Kansas City in 1994. Made up of vocalist/guitarist Expenses Latas, bassist Brad Gaddy and drummer Shawn Poores, the group toured relentlessly, offering copies of their self-produced demonstration at performances; eventually, the demonstration, along with looks on a set of local compilations, received Outhouse …

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Holy Barbarians

However the Cult enjoyed huge commercial success after relocating towards the west coast of America, with the mid-90s these were facing artistic stalemate. The Holy Barbarians, led by Cult vocalist Ian Astbury (b. 14 Might 1962, Heswall, Cheshire, Britain), had been inaugurated because, ‘I figure I just wished to move …

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Guitarists and vocalists Kevin McKinney and Costs Cassis formed Soulhat in Tx with bassist Brian Walsh in 1990. They recruited previous Funkadelic drummer Barry E. “Frosty” Smith to check their psychedelic blues-based funk music group, and independently-released Outdebox in 1993 (it had been afterwards re-released by Epic). Live on the …

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Vigilantes of Love

Like their labelmates Sonia Dada and Rusted Root, the Vigilantes of Like blended blues, gospel, folk-rock and country-rock. Shaped in 1990 in Athens, Georgia, the group contains chief songwriter Expenses Mallonee on vocals and acoustic guitars, Newton Carter on electrical guitars and support vocals, David LaBruyere on bass, and Travis …

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