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SHORT BITS – 7/19/06

We have a MySpace page now… check it out and add us! The nominations for the Mercury music prize have been announced, including Arctic Monkeys, Editors, Hot Chip, Muse, and Thom Yorke. The dark horse (and my favorite out ...
 
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The Beatings – Holding On To Hand Grenades

The Beatings hail from Brooklyn via Boston, Massachusets. The Beatings make rock n’ roll reminiscent of Sonic Youth, Pixies, and Mission of Burma.The great Paul Q. Kolderie (Pixies, Hole, Radiohead) helped produce their l...

 
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Friday is usually lovely… (Playlist)

We send our wishes of peace to anyone involved in that new war getting started over in the Middle-East, this should bring a realization. In (much) lesser news, Weezer has finally called it quits and decided to split, like they ...
 
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MUSIC DOWNLOADS: The Bleachers

The Bleachers hail from Las Vegas, which is an interesting place for a band to come from. Forming in 2003, they consist of Joe Maloney, Marco Brizuela and David Hines. They remind us of the dark, jangly days of 80s era college ...

 
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MUSIC DOWNLOADS: The Comsat Angels

I can think of several bands that are regarded as one hit wonders, despite an impressive discography that went mainly unnoticed. One of the bands that come to mind in this area are The Comsat Angels. Hailing from Sheffield, Eng...
 
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DASHING DEBUTS: THE CHAMELEONS UK – SCRIPT OF THE BRIDGE (#26)

The Chameleons UK are one of the lesser known bands (compared to names as Joy Division) in the beginning of the 80s who influentially shaped modern indie music with atmospheric guitar riffs and dark vocals, that bands such as I...

 
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MUSIC DOWNLOADS – #21 – MARION

There were hundereds of “could-have-beens” during the Britpop explosion of the 90s, but none may have had as much influence, praise, and potential that Marion had. When they broke out into the scene in the early 90s...
 
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MUSIC DOWNLOADS – #13 – ROMANCE

Before even hearing Romance, I was intrigued by their vague name. I didn’t know whether to expect a synth-happy pop affection or a heavy metal mayhem of a band. Seeing their band picture crossed upbeat music off the list...

 
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MUSIC DOWNLOADS – #2

White Rose Movement – Pig Heil Jam [audio:https://www.obscuresound.com/mp3/white_rose_movement-pig_heil_jam.mp3] New Order, Joy Division and Depeche Mode are still being constantly named the main influence to numerous pres...