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Arkham

There are several bands called Arkham : * US/Californian Rock/Post-Hardcore band who was signed to Volcom Entertainment and released 2 albums internationally, "Mahkra" and "The Freak Power Candidate". The group was together from 2001 to 2005. Line-Up: Christopher Norman - Vocals/Bass, Billy Pena - Drums, Benjamin Bailey - Vocals/Guitar, and Kevin Burwick - Guitar See also: Ride the Boogie (Kevin's band with members of Vaux and Places to Park).

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Temple

1)Temple is a very underground band from Cologne (Germany). The second wave of krautrock, like PATER NOSTER, SIDDHARTA etc..., let's consider them a "space rock" band with funk, pre-doom and proto-punk elements. The music, full of mellotron, moog, organ, guitar fuzz... - Joachim Weiss / Bass
- Otto Bretnacher / Drums & percurssions
- Heinz Kramer , Rolf Foller / Guitars
- Zeus B. Held / Organ & keyboards
- Poseidon / vocals
- Pauline Fund / Vocals, Tambourine

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Young Hunting

There are two bands with the name Young Hunting. 1. A Los Angeles-based quintet, originally formed in 2007 as a duo comprised of Hari Rex and Ilya Malinsky, who remain the band's primary songwriters. In late September 2010, they released a 7" EP containing the tracks "Into Yr Mind" and "Sonata". The EP was self-funded, but is being distributed by K Records of Olympia, WA. Currently, they are recording a full-length LP which will be out in 2012. http://younghunting.bandcamp.com 2. An experimental musick project based in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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Gail Priest

Gail Priest is a Sydney-based sound artist, writer and curator. She is interested in releasing the hidden melodies and broken beats found in raw sonic material. She manipulates field recordings, random instruments and the tortured voice to create works that explore the fine line between pleasure and pain. Her atmospheric adventures incorporate dirty machinic rhythms and bass-heavy pulsations contrasted with glassy cascades and occasional sweet slippery vocals.

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Sunn O)))

Sunn O))) (pronounced simply "Sun") is an American drone/doom/experimental band based in New York, NY and Los Angeles, CA and formed in 1998. The band's core members consists of Stephen O'Malley (Khanate, Burning Witch, SARIN, Teeth of Lions Rule the Divine, Lotus Eaters, Ginnungagap, Thorr's Hammer, Fungal Hex, KTL, Æthenor, Gravetemple) and Greg Anderson (Goatsnake, Thorr's Hammer, Burning Witch, Teeth of Lions Rule the Divine, Brotherhood, Engine Kid, FALSE LIBERTY, Burial Chamber Trio, Ascend).

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Rev. Kriss Hades

Reverend Kriss Hades is an artist from Sydney, Australia who is proficient at painting, drawing, playing and composing guitar and multimedia. He has had an art show and has played numerous concerts that are bending the norms of what live music and art constitute. If his influences had to be chosen, one would say he stemmed from Black Metal. His live performances usually consist of him standing robed on stage furiously playing improvised guitar over basic backing music which changes with each performance.

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Bongripper

Bongripper is a four-piece band from Chicago, IL, United States. Since 2005, they have self-released seven recordings. Known for a deafening and intense live performance, the band thrives on an unrelenting sound that can compete with any of the heaviest bands of their genre. 2006 - The Great Barrier Reefer
2007 - Hippie Killer
2007 - Heroin
2008 - Hate Ashbury
2008 - Meat Ditch (Collab With Winters In Osaka)
2010 - Satan Worshipping Doom

Read more about Bongripper on Last.fm.

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Jem Finer

Jeremy "Jem" Finer (born July 25, 1955) is an English musician and composer. He was one of the founding members of The Pogues. He was primarily a banjoist, but he played a handful of other instruments as well.
On the first of January 2000, the Finer-composed Longplayer piece of music was started; this is designed to last 1000 years without ever repeating itself, and as currently implemented is computer-generated.

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Moonbase Commander

Moonbase Commander is the alias of the 20 year-old electronic producer, Nicholas B. Luke from NSW, Australia. Producing and programming music from 2010, Moonbase Commander is known for his specific blend of electronic style, combining Beats, Hip-Hop, Bass, Footwork, and many other genres. Get a bunch of his beats from here: http://moonbasecommander.bandcamp.com/ http://soundcloud.com/mbc

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Daniel Thomas Freeman

Daniel Thomas Freeman is a founding and current member of Rameses III who have released ambient / drone / folk on Type, Important, Under The Spire etc. http://www.descendingangel.com Current reviews for "The Beauty of Doubting Yourself": "The photograph of Scafell Pike on the digipak of this CD takes me back to a terrifying nights camping up near a tarn just below the summit where a storm hit and myself and a couple of mates had to batten down the hatches for fear of our lives.

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