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Tommy Boyce

Songwriter/vocalist Tommy Boyce co-wrote with Bobby Hart a few of the most enduring pop strikes from the ’60s, including those from the Monkees. Boyce also co-wrote Body fat Domino’s “Become My Visitor” and Lee Curtis’ “Pretty Small Angel Eye.” Born Sept 29, 1939, in Charlottesville, VA, Boyce documented for RCA …

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Brave

Hailing from Dale City, VA (a suburb of Washington, D.C.), Daring are a intensifying rock and roll/metal music group founded in 1996 by brother-sister duo Michelle (vocals, keyboards) and Scott Loose (electric guitar, keyboards), alongside youth friend and drummer Trevor Schrotz. Originally utilizing the name Arise from Thorns, this trio …

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Aimee Mann

Through the ’80s, Aimee Mann led the post-new wave pop group ‘Til Tuesday. After liberating three albums using the group, she split up the music group and embarked on a single career. Her 1st solo recording, Whatever, was a far more introspective, folk-tinged work than ‘Til Tuesday’s albums, and received …

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Mt. Egypt

When he’s not really cutting air on the half-pipe as an expert skateboarder, Travis Graves crafts his own sentimental, indie-inspired tunes beneath the Mt. Egypt moniker. He’s earnest and passionate without falling in to the fresh millennium’s emo-rock course. A fellow skater, Jason Dill, linked Mt. Egypt with the people …

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Al Foster

Al Foster was created in Richmond, VA, but grew up in NY. He trained himself drums at about age 13, and by age 16 he was documenting with Blue Mitchell (as “Aloysius Foster” within the Blue Notice album FINISHED . to accomplish). In 1969, in the Cellar Golf club on …

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Arthur “Big Boy” Crudup

Arthur Crudup may have already been Elvis Presley’s favourite bluesman. The swivel-hipped rock and roll god recorded a minimum of three of “Big Boy’s” Victor classics during his seminal rockabilly heyday: “That’s FINE Mama” (Elvis’ Sunlight debut in 1954), “Therefore Pleased You’re Mine,” and “My Baby Remaining Me.” Frequently lost …

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Timbaland

Timbaland ascended to the very best from the pop sector in the past due ’90s, impressively balancing his in-demand hitmaking skills along with his outlandish creation design. Few rap suppliers were with the capacity of this type of balance between business and art. Timbaland created an endless set of strikes, …

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Archie Edwards

From enough time of his birth in rural Virginia in 1918, Piedmont blues guitarist Archie Edwards was surrounded by music. The effort of farm existence was punctuated by musical interludes when music artists from the city of Union Hall and encircling areas visited to create music along with his father, …

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Cloak/Dagger

Apparently as well busy to place a straightforward ampersand and several spaces within their band name, Cloak/Dagger are something of the post-hardcore supergroup, gathering members of varied minor hardcore acts from your Richmond, VA, area: singer Jason Mazzola (Count Me Away, Time Flies), guitarist Colin Barth (Trial simply by Fire, …

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The Waking Hours

By merging 60’s Uk Invasion rock and roll with power-pop antics and some glam rock and roll, Richmond, Virginia’s The Waking Hours simply want fun and occasionally smash up their instruments. Having become their begin in 1994, Rob Clark (drums) and Tom Richards (vocals/ acoustic guitar) eventually collected up Scott …

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