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Kids of 88

Kids of 88 are a Psychedelic New Wave duo from Auckland, New Zealand signed to independent label Dryden Street. Formed in 2008 by friends of ten years Jordan Arts and Sam McCarthy, Kids of 88 are best known for their single My House which reached number one on the RIANZ charts. Their new single, Just A Little Bit, debuted at #13 on the chart. They released their first album entitled "Sugarpills" on August 16, 2010.

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RUN!

RUN! are a new 5 peice hardcore band from St Albans, UK.
Their members have changed quite a few times they started out with two vocalists, they also changed their bass players a few times but have now decided on: Dan Scales
Jack Samuel
Ed Mason
Charile Spelzini
Calum Giffen They have a 3 track self titled EP out and are currently writing a full length album.
RUN! have not been around for long but have already played over 30 shows, and have played with the likes of Your Demise, More Than Life, BWP and Blackhole

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The Loose Hearts

The Loose Hearts are a four-piece alternative band that formed in late 2010 at the University of Liverpool. They are Luke Papini (vocals and rhythm guitar), Chris Mitchell (lead guitar and backing vocals), Ciarán Steward (bass and backing vocals) and Joshua Hill (drums and backing vocals).

The Loose Hearts on Last.fm.

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Morrissey

Steven Patrick Morrissey, better known as Morrissey, is a british singer and lyricist born in Davyhulme, Greater Manchester on May 22, 1959. He was the lead singer of The Smiths, one of the most influential alternative bands in the 1980s. The group split up in 1987 and Morrissey started a successful solo career. Morrissey is often noted as one of the key pop lyricists of his generation, with many subsequent artists hailing his influence.

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Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club is a rock band from San Francisco, United States now based in Los Angeles. The band formed in 1998. They are influenced by Johnny Cash, The Rolling Stones, Iggy Pop and the Stooges, The Brian Jonestown Massacre, The Doors, Sex Pistols, The Ramones and 1980s British acts like Spacemen 3 and especially The Jesus and Mary Chain. Their style also encompassed slower paced psychedelic dreamy grooves influenced by shoegazers like My Bloody Valentine and Ride.

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Santessa

Santessa is the UK's best kept secret. Her debut album DELIRIUM, produced by Stuart Matthewman, (Sade, Maxwell, Sweetback) released through Sony UK in 2000, was critically acclaimed across the board. It has gone on to become a highly sought after collectors item worldwide. Born on the Isle of Man, but without a drop of Manx blood; Her mother is half English, half Ghanaian, and her father hails from Ireland.

Read more about Santessa on Last.fm.

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Dog Roses

Rocking coutry bluegrass band - a regular staple on London's alt/roots/country scene. Current lineup includes Mike Perrett on vocals, Andrew Stafford on Bass, Andy Phillips drums, Charlie Newell fiddle, the polymath Alan Wallace on mandolin and accordion.

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Galleries

DOWNLOAD GALLERIES EP FOR FREE AT http://www.slowreceiver.co.uk/releases/galleries "Given that their influences reads like a who's who of the noughties' greatest bands (Sigur Rós, Jimmy Eat World, The National, Interpol, Yeah Yeah Yeahs), Glaswegian newcomers Galleries are clearly aiming for the stars. If you like the idea of a less self-conscious and more approachable version of post-rock, this could well be your favourite new Scottish band. The Pop Cop does and Galleries are." Article from The Pop Cop's hottest 10 tips for 2010.

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