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Funker Vogt

When "Funker Vogt" was founded in 1995 by Gerrit Thomas and Jens Kästel, nobody could foresee that, within just one year, it would grow into one of the leading -acts of today. Originally, it had been envisaged as just one more of Gerrit Thomas's many musical projects; however, the project took the world by storm and grew to become his main act. The members consist of Gerrit Thomas, Jens Kästel, Björn Böttcher, Frank Schweigert (who replaced Thomas Kroll in 2004), and Kai Schmidt. They all hail from the town of Hameln, Germany.

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Drowning Pool

There are 2 bands by this name: 1. Drowning Pool is a / band from Dallas, Texas formed in 1997 that rose to prominence while playing along with Ozzy Osbourne during Ozzfest. Their 2001 debut album, Sinner, was certified platinum within six months and the video for its first single "Bodies" was frequently aired on various music video channels. After the September 11th attacks the song "Bodies" was infrequently heard on many radio stations due to the sensitivity of those families' loved ones who jumped from the towers.

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Mark Robinson

Mark Robinson is the founder and manager of the label Teenbeat, and most known for his bands Unrest & Air Miami. He was also been a member of Rhonda Harris on their first album. He also goes under other names like The Olympic Death Squad, and is a member of other bands such as Flin Flon and Grenadine.

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Bonnie Raitt

Bonnie Raitt, (born November 8, 1949) is an American blues and R&B singer, songwriter, and guitarist who was born in Burbank, California, the daughter of Broadway musical star John Raitt. Raitt began playing guitar at an early age, something not a lot of her high school girlfriends did. "I had played a little at school and at camp," she later recalled in a July 2002 interview. "My parents would drag me out to perform for my family, like all parents do, but it was a hobby—nothing more...I think people must wonder how a white girl like me became a blues guitarist.

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Ha Ha Tonka

With a "Bible in one hand, broken bottle in the other" (Spin June '09) Ha Ha Tonka return with their sophomore effort on Bloodshot Records, Novel Sounds of the Nouveau South. The album takes listeners on a complex tour of the South—through lynchings and mob violence, sacrifice and reconciliation. It’s dense subject matter for any artist, but delivered beautifully on this record by these native sons of the Ozarks from Springfield, Missouri.

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Dean & Britta

Dean & Britta is a musical duo consisting of Dean Wareham and Britta Phillips, both former members of Luna. Wareham had formed Luna in 1992 after leaving his first band, Galaxie 500. Phillips joined Luna in 2000, replacing bassist Justin Harwood. Their first album started out as a Wareham solo project, but when he heard Phillips' demos, he asked her to join him. After Luna broke up in 2005, Dean & Britta spent the next year working on film scores (most notably Noah Baumbach's movie, The Squid and the Whale), and promoting the documentary film of Luna's farewell tour Tell Me Do You Miss Me.

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These Days

There are Four artists named "These Days". 1. Pop-Rock/Aternative band from Salisbury, UK 2. Hardcore band from the San Francisco Bay Area. 3. Finnish indie band. 4. Former Indie Band from USA. 1. These days are a 4 piece rock/pop/punk band influenced by the likes of Foo Fighters and Brand New, who have an exciting and different way of looking at music, who see it as not just a hobby but as a passion to get the crowd jumping and singing along with their catchy choruses and punchy instrumentals.

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To the Nines

To the Nines have been playing up and down the east coast for more than 6 years. This band makes it a point of engaging each and every soul in the room. They offer a versatile range of music that caters to everyone's tastes. From mainstream hits to guilty pleasures, To the Nines performs a personalized show for any crowd. *From classic Motown hits from the 60's and 70's *To power rock ballads from the 70's and 80's *To the post-modern punk apocalyptic thrash of modern radio

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