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Lilys

The geographically and stylistically nomadic indie rock-band Lilys was the automobile of singer/songwriter Kurt Heasley, the group’s founder and sole constant member. A Philadelphia indigenous, Heasley and Lilys bowed using the 1991 one “Feb 14,” a nod to My Bloody Valentine; while located in Washington, D.C., they documented their 1992 …

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Robert Calvert

A single performer and the area rock-band Hawkwind’s “citizen poet,” Robert Calvert was created in Pretoria, South Africa in 1945. As a child, he and his family members relocated to London, where he was raised to first start working being a building surveyor; nevertheless, his long-held literary dreams drew him …

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Ron Geesin

To many rock and roll devotees of advancing years, the name Ron Geesin could be vaguely familiar for but one cause. Whoever has ever carefully scrutinized the credits of Red Floyd’s Atom Center Mother may have a minimum of been momentarily perplexed to learn that the side-long name monitor is …

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Longstone

Longstone — an electronic-space rock and roll duo made up of Mike Mix and Mike Ward, with additional music artists assisting on various tasks — is from Cheltenham, Britain. Stylistically, it is described as becoming directly affected by early-’70s Krautrock rings (Cluster, Neu!, Kraftwerk), in addition to newer Teutonic performers, …

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Jason Pierce

Vocalist, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Jason Pierce — aka J Spaceman — is a traveling pressure in forward-thinking, hypnotic music with Spacemen 3, Spiritualized, and by himself. Pierce founded Spacemen 3 in 1982 with Pete “Sonic Growth” Kember, and during the period of albums such as for example 1987’s AN IDEAL …

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Hopewell

Although heavier than most bands beneath the space rock banner, Poughkeepsie, NY’s Hopewell fits easily within the genre, playing interstellar guitar pop in addition to dreamy psychedelia. And even though bandleader Jason Russo (vocals, acoustic guitar) is an associate of Mercury Rev, Tranquility Rockets, as well as the Golden Crickets, …

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Escapade

The much-lauded space rock-band Escapade was formed in 1996 by drummer Hadley Kahn. Although with the capacity of playing straight-out space rock and roll, the group focus on a far more unified, improvisational undertake the genre. Inspired by Krautrock and psychedelic rings from the 1960s and 1970s, Escapade non-etheless has …

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Vibracathedral Orchestra

British isles avant-garde collective Vibracathedral Orchestra was shaped in 1998 by Julian Bradley, Neil Campbell, Bridget Hayden, Adam Davenport, and Michael Flower. The group’s visual is dependant on long-form drones arriving straight from the ’60s custom of Eastern-inspired rock and roll and folk music, exemplified within the musings of obscure …

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Tummler

While it began with Champaign, Illinois Tummler was produced in 1996 by guitarist/vocalist Brad Buldak and drummer Jay Vance. Motivated with the heaviest noises emanating in the ‘60’s and ‘70’s, like the enjoys of Dark Sabbath and Iron Butterfly, the music group gradually constructed their doom/stoner rock and roll repertoire …

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Charalambides

Possessed of 1 from the coolest titles around — actually a Greek surname — Tx’ Charalambides produced a name for themselves within the ’90s and beyond for his or her many recordings of the haunting, psychedelic-informed make of exploratory guitar instrumentals. Husband-and-wife group Tom and Christina Carter — the previous …

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