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Rough Bunnies

Youth friends-turned-bandmates Anna and Frida started building recordings seeing that the Tough Bunnies in 2002 following break up of Inside Riot, a music group they’d formed if they were teens. The Swedish duo cultivated a childlike, wry, unapologetically lo-fi visual that nodded to works just like the Moldy Peaches, Talulah …

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BOSCO

It might be difficult to peg multi-faceted vocalist/songwriter, Bosco — formerly referred to as Brittany Bosco — in a specific genre. Her affects in jazz, spirit, and blues are glaring, but her lush and flexible vocal capability to occupy and maneuver through just about any genre pushes at night boundaries …

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The Avant Garden

The Avant Backyard performed a distinctive mixture of spirited fusion, blending rock, jazz, space rock, and psychedelia to make a complex, multi-layered soundscape. An intense, high-energy foursome from Sacramento, CA, the group created in 1993. Originally phoning themselves Spirit Group, they experienced several personnel adjustments, buying their last lineup in …

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The Kelele Brothers

The Kelele Brothers certainly are a side project of Ron Sexsmith, Maury LaFoy, Tim Bovaconti, and Don Kerr (Sexsmith’s touring band), whose focus on the ukulele is paramount. As the ukulele could become dropped among the group’s plans (each member is usually a multi-instrumentalist), the tiny, presumably koa solid wood …

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Retro Kidz

With an ironically titled single “New Era,” hip-hop revivalists Retro Kidz hit the scene in 2008 using the shared goal of bringing back the design of 2 decades prior. Acquiring the stage in Gumby hairstyles, dookie rope stores, Nike Force tennis shoes, Africa medallions, acid-washed denim, and colorful equipment that …

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Harry and the Potters

As the pioneers of “wizard rock and roll” (indie rock and roll that draws most, if not absolutely all, of its inspiration from J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series), Harry as well as the Potters quickly became superstars among visitors and rockers as well after developing in Massachusetts in 2002. The …

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The Automatic Music Explosion

The Auto Music Explosion were founded in 2006 because of an opportunity encounter. Immediately after Matt (vocals, electric guitar) transferred from NEW YORK to LA, he discovered himself speaking with Potential (drums) in an area record store. In a few days, the duo acquired decided to take up a music …

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Polka Dot Dot Dot

Polka Dot Dot Dot’s eclectic, extra, and primitive audio, rooted as very much in old-timey music since it is within ’60s girl organizations, nods to artists as disparate as Bon Iver, the All Lady Summer Fun Music group, and P:ano. Jordan O’Jordan, Onyx of Olympia, and Miss Spindleheart, all natives …

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Olga Bell

Electronic composer, producer, and vocalist Olga Bell was created in Moscow and elevated in Alaska before shifting to NEW YORK in her early twenties to pursue a profession in performance and songwriting. After graduating from the brand new Britain Conservatory, Bell got in Brooklyn, where she started playing displays and …

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Automatic Duo

Brooklyn electro rock and roll collective Auto Duo are made up of Possibility Drzewucki, Matt Walsh, David Andrew Moore, and a homemade synthesized device that Walsh has and phone calls “the monster.” “The blip bitch,” as vocalist Drzewucki identifies it, is an internet of samplers, mikes, and pedals daisy-chained by …

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