The Megaphonic Thrift is the new project of Richard Myklebust formerly of Stereo 21, Linn Fr
Hey Everyone, due to problems with rights to the name Relay, we have changed our name to arc in round. For new tracks and tour dates, visit us at http://www.last.fm/music/arc+in+round or www.myspace.com/arcinround or www.arcinround.com Philadelphia 4-piece Relay reflect a sonic sensibility garnered from endless hours of studio tracking, tweaking and sonic experimentation. The band spins out carefully crafted dark pop--taut yet spacey, noisy yet melodic.
Darker My Love is a psychedelic rock band based in Los Angeles, California. The band consists of 5 members. Tim Presley, a former member of the band The Nerve Agents and also a visual artist responsible for much of the band's imagery, contributes vocals and guitar. Andy Granelli, formerly a member of both The Nerve Agents and The Distillers, plays drums. They are accompanied by Rob Barbato, who plays bass and shares lead vocal duties with Presley, and Jared "The Sandwich" Everett on rhythm guitar.
Secret Shine is a shoegaze band from Bristol, Britain. They released their first material on the legendary Sarah Records Label. Their first single was "After years", Sarah 53, 1990, and their 10-track debut album "Untouched" was released in 1993 (Sarah 613). The band stopped playing music around about the beginning of 1996. But in 2005 they reappeared, releasing two EPs, "Elemental" and "Beyond sea and sky".
Their latest release is "All of the Stars", on April 8th 2008 from Clairecords. Official Website
Sincere, true and honest – three words to describe the music of Holmes, but also three words to describe them as a band. When you meet Holmes either through the speakers of your stereo, at the house of a friend or live in concert you will soon realize that you have found a new friend. I first met Holmes in 2009 through their Storm EP and after playing those four tracks for five or six hours straight during a rainy Friday afternoon I soon realized that I would have to get their debut album pronto...
Fluker Love is Hertfordshire's Andrew Goldspink. It's a project that attempts to capture the faded, elemental harmonies of Cocteau Twins and My Bloody Valentine, using minimalist drum samples, "icy" synths and saturated guitars. myspace.com/flukerlove Releases include: 'Fluker Love' - the eponymous debut LP (self-release) 'Soaked EP' (self-release) 'Streamer EP' (forthcoming on FLA Records & Tapes)
Straight out of Auckland, She's So Rad is Jeremy Toy and Anji Sami. It's Loud, Droney, Electronic music with equal parts raw emotion and half remembered nostalgia.
2 bands with this name exist: you can find the artist page of the Dutch Sennen (Sennen NL) HERE
4 piece from Norwich, UK. Leading lights of the expanding "nu-gaze" scene. The band first came to prominence supporting the likes of Ulrich Schnauss, The Early Years, Editors, The Telescopes, Explosions In The Sky and Mark Gardener of Ride. The band's debut album was released to huge critical acclaim and featured in Drowned In Sound's Top 50 of 2005. They have recently recorded their 2nd album, due for release May 2008, with Primal Scream/House of Love producer Pat Collier.
There has been more than one artist to use the name Sleepless. 1.Sleepless is a Dark Progressive Metal band from Israel, they released Winds Blow Higher in 2001 and now they are split-up. 2.Sleepless is from Tucson, Arizona, formed in 2009. 3.A hungarian deathcore band from Székesfehérvár. 4.Sleepless were originally known under the German name Die Schlaflosen. Formed in 1982 when guitarist Arch Stanton met up with Singers Cloudia Wintermute & Lucretia, and bassist Roland Hammerl. They immediatly found they had an amazing chemistry together and improvasation was the key to their sound.
Black Iris, is a label and bicoastal music collective of musicians, some based in Virginia working within the advertising and entertainment industry. Projects they've been involved with range from commercial soundtracks for soft drinks, gas guzzling carmakers and electronics manufacturing giants.to the theme music for Al Gore's Alliance For Climate Protection organization (www.wecansolveit.org). The summer of 2008 saw the rise in demand for the Black Iris track Firehydrant Floods, which was used in a Cadillac commercial, and warranted a feature article in the L.A Times newspaper.