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Reef

The band members included Gary Stringer on vocals, Kenwyn House on guitar, Jack Bessant on bass and Dominic Greensmith on drums. Their second album, Glow, is ranked at number 26 in Kerrang!'s "100 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die" list.

Although most members of Reef have West Country connections, it wasn't until the four members met in London that the band was formed.

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Ajax

1. A New York-based Electronica / New Beat band, led by female singer Mitchel, who released the singles "Mind The Gap" and "One World" on Wax Trax! in 1989-90. The group's self-titled LP combined industrial and house, and became a minor club hit. Mitchel revived the name in the 1990s, most successfully on the 1995 "Ex-Junkie" single. 2. An Australian DJ

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Catherine A.D.

Catherine A.D. is the work of British multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Catherine Anne Davies Catherine decided to teach herself how to play the piano after falling down the stairs during her first week at university, breaking her back, ribs and her dreams of being a dancer. Nursing broken bones and bruises, she immersed herself in a world of books and music, switching to study two degrees simultaneously whilst mastering the guitar, flute, piano, banjo, accordion 'and the art of heavy drinking'.

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Patrol

1. Patrol are from LEVEN which is in East Fife - Scotland, UK featuring Paddy - vocals - Jock - drums - Ronnie - Guitar Stewarty - bass. Patrol released 2 demos in 1981 and 1982. The first being called "Unknown Soldiers" and the second being "Another Fiasco". In 1983 No Future Records (home to Blitz and The Partisans amongst many others) released the Tracks Nurse Nurse and Unknown Soldiers on their "Country Fit For Heroes Vol 2 compilation LP Oi 23. Other bands on that comp were ABH, On Parole, Intensive Care, Impact, Mania, Government Lies, Criminal Damage and Cadaverous Clan.

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Entice

There is more than one band associated with the name Entice: 1. A power/thrash metal band from Detroit, Michigan. They only released one self-titled demo - “Entice” in 1989. Entice is currently split up, their last known line-up was:
- Eric VanLandingham - Bass, Vocals
- Mike Strange - Guitar
- Aaron DeBard – Drums 2. An indie rock band from Orange County, California. "Arising from the sweltering heat that has been burning down Los Angeles, one band seems to have the antidote.

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The Philistines Jr.

THE PHILISTINES JR. are brothers Peter & Tarquin Katis, drummer Adam Pierce and an extended musical family including piano/theremin virtuoso, Rob Schwimmer, and inventor/musician, Leon Dewan among others. With a reputation as No-Fi home studio recording wizards, they have been recording and releasing their unique brand of experimental pop music since 1990...on their own TARQUIN RECORDS label. Due to Peter's successful producing career (Interpol, The National, etc)...

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The Dear Hunter

The Dear Hunter is the full-time progressive rock project of Casey Crescenzo, formerly of post-hardcore band The Receiving End Of Sirens. The band got its name from the lead character of the story that he wrote to go along with the music. The sound is unlike that of Casey's former band, with musical roots deep-set in the progressive rock genre and utilizing a wider variety of instrumentation. The band began as a side project of Casey Crescenzo when he was full time member of the Boston, Massachusetts band The Receiving End of Sirens.

Read more about The Dear Hunter on Last.fm.

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GreatOutdoors

Great Outdoors are four furry gentlemen of the alt-folk-indie persuasion. Their music has been gracing the halls and venues of southern england since summer 2004. With their latest single, recorded up on a mountain in Wales and mastered at Abbey Road, the band are pulling beard strings from Surrey to California. Kind words about their music : - " Gorgeous " - Huw Stephens, BBC Radio 1, "they've a fondness for Animals on their sleeves" - BBC Southern Counties, " rather nice of them!' Phil Jupitus BBC6 and so on..

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Anno Domini

There’s something happening in Australia. In the past 12 months there has been an insurgence of metal acts that adhere to a standard far beyond that of your typical unsigned Australian band. Bands like Dred (now Oroborus), Templestowe and Aeon of Horus place great value on high quality production, recordings and exceptional artwork. Anno Domini are the next band to join the ranks of those striving for metal perfection.

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