Saint Etienne are a British indie dance/pop act named after a French football team. The band was founded by sometime journalist Bob Stanley (born December 25, 1964) and Pete Wiggs (born May 15, 1966) in Croydon, UK, January 1990. After recording 2 singles with guest singers, glamorous Sarah Cracknell (born April 12, 1967, Chelmsford, Essex) joined as a full member. Saint Etienne are one of the bands who defined the early 90s indie dance genre...
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delphic are the future sound of manchester mixing euphoric electronica with anthemic songs for a post dance world.
Kotki Dwa are a three-piece band hailing from the green pastures of Milton Keynes and Aylesbury, in England consisting of Alex Ostrowski, his younger brother Tristan and Tom Walker. They write and play pretty little songs that make the hair tingle. The sound they create is akin to a man and his robot playing a loving trio with a jukebox. In 2005 they released their debut album "Nostonesthrow" and their "Youwantfromsky" EP.
** see also: Martha Tilston **
Martha Tilston is a singer-songwriter, formerly of acoustic duo Mouse, and currently based in Brighton, England.
She is the daughter of acclaimed songwriter Steve Tilston, and has been writing songs from an early age. Her solo debut, 'Rolling', was self released in 2003, and 'Bimbling' followed in 2004. The following year she assembled The Woods, who include members of Semble, to record her free downloadable album 'Ropeswing'. 2006 saw a full UK tour and the release of the album 'Of Milkmaids And Architects'.
Having played in various guitar bands over the years, Russell Harris and David Woods were struggling to find the over-saturated local rock scene inspiring. Whilst sharing a flat together mid 2006 they discovered a solution to their musical frustrations: Band together and turn to a mutual love of early 80's electronica! Using the oldest analogue equipment they could lay their hands on Russ and David began writing their first material.
Richard Buckner is an American singer songwriter born in California, resident in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada for a number of years, and currently living in Brooklyn, NY. A critically-acclaimed artist most often associated with the Alternative Country movement, Buckner has in recent albums eschewed his initial acoustic approach and displayed an increasing interest in more abstract music styles. Buckner began his career with the acoustic "Bloomed" (1994)...