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The Minders

Just one more branch of the Elephant 6 collective’s family members tree, the Minders are led by singer/songwriter Martyn Leaper, a Uk expatriate surviving in Denver, Colorado. There he befriended Apples in Stereo system frontman Robert Schneider, who decided to discharge the Minders’ debut EP, Seriously and Listen to!!, on …

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The Merry-Go-Round

The Merry-Go-Round were formed in LA during the summer time of 1966 when Palace Safeguard drummer Emitt Rhodes remaining that music group and began rehearsing within the Rhodes family garage along with his high-school friend Gary Kato. Following a few weeks with close friends Mike Grain and Doug Harwood on …

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Ric Menck

Best known because the drummer for power-pop cult favorites Velvet Crush, Ric Menck also recorded an endless group of indie label singles under a number of names like the Springfields and Choo Choo Teach. A indigenous of Champaign, Illinois, through the middle-1980s he shaped his very own label, Picture Reserve, …

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The Raspberries

The Raspberries cut with the epic pretensions and pomposity of ’70s-era rock to happily reclaim the soul and simplicity of classic pop, recalling the heyday from the Uk Invasion making use of their exquisitely crafted melodies and achingly gorgeous harmonies. The group was created in Coach, OH, in early 1970 …

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The Mindbenders

Remaining together following departure of frontman Wayne Fontana, the Mindbenders got off to 1 of the very most guaranteeing starts any music group could appreciate, when their debut solo “A Groovy Sort of Appreciate” soared to number 2 within the U.K. and topped the graph in the us. And got …

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Marmalade

Marmalade is one particular organizations that just appears to endure. They’re greatest remembered today for just one record, their cover from the Beatles’ “Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da,” although they charted number 1 records and also TOP American singles in to the 1970s. The group, specifically as constituted up through the first ’70s, …

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Phil Angotti

A longtime fixture from the Chicago power-pop community, singer/guitarist Phil Angotti tenured with acts like the Fleas as well as the Scuffle before joining with singer Jay Goeppner in 1987 to create the long-running Beatle Brothers. (He also offered with Graham and Brad Elvis within the like-minded Not really the …

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Ronnie Bird

Through the mid-’60s, Ronnie Parrot was the only real People from france artist to successfully emulate the seems from the British Invasion over the route. Parrot was mostly of the French singers having a service for singing rock and roll & move in French without sounding strained or disturbing. His …

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Let’s Active

Mitch Easter carved his put in place music history being a hip manufacturer within the ’80s, especially for the first R.E.M. albums Murmur and Reckoning; however, these achievements frequently overshadowed and sidetracked him from offering his full dedication to his very own recording profession with Let’s Energetic, a music group …

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Honeybus

The storyplot of Honeybus is nearly a cautionary tale. Due to the fact most haven’t heard about them, it’s amazing to ponder they emerged extremely close, within the eyes from the critics, to becoming Decca Information’ response to the Plastic Soul-era Beatles. The harmonies have there been, alongside some catchy, …

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