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Denizen

1. French stoner/ hard rock/ hardcore band Denizen formed in south of France between Montpellier and Sète in 2003. After a first demo / EP and a first album, 'Far From Common Strategy' (2006) issued on the label Prototype Records, the group participates in a split tribute to Black Sabbath with the bands Illtemper and Stuntman. Denizen then appears on a compilation produced in collaboration by Prototype Records and the Temple of Noise fanzine which found among other Tantrum, Basement, Marvin or Year Of No Light.

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Badlands

1. http://outinthedesert.bandcamp.com/album/so-little from los angeles. 2. There are several bands having gone by the name "Badlands", the most famous being the late '80s hard rock band formed by former Black Sabbath vocalist Ray Gillen. Badlands was a short-lived rock band founded by Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Jake E. Lee and Black Sabbath members Ray Gillen and Eric Singer. Badlands also featured bassist Greg Chaisson. After the first Badlands album, Eric Singer was replaced by Jeff Martin. Eric Singer later played drums on the Greg Chaisson solo album It’s About Time.

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Afghan Whigs

American band the Afghan Whigs were a soul-influenced, alternative rock band that was mainly active in the 1990s. While achieving only moderate commercial success, the Afghan Whigs attracted ample critical acclaim and deeply loyal fans, Rolling Stone described the band as spending "the bulk of their career on the brink of stardom", yet they've "never quite broken beyond a substantial legion of devotees enamored of their thinly veiled sleaze."

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Jackie Treehorn

Jackie Treehorn play heavy rock music. Taking influences from 70's progressive rock, stoner, metal and post-rock amongst many others and creating music, in song format, that sounds similar to, yet different from these influences. Five small guys making a big noise since March 2006. Debut E.P. 'One' released 2006, follow up album expected 2009. Aaron Xavier Silmon De Monerri - Vocals
Jason Thomson - Guitar
Jed Potts - Guitar
Kami Cullen - Bass
Ricki Thomson - Drums

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Extreme

Extreme is a rock band consisting of singer/guitar virtuoso Nuno Bettencourt, singer/lyricist Gary Cherone, bassist/singer Pat Badger and drummer Kevin Figueiredo. The band first formed in 1985 in Boston with then drummer Paul Geary (who later got replaced by drummer Mike Mangini) until the band decided to go on an indefinite hiatus that ended up lasting more than 10 years (1996 - 2006). The band's influences range from the progressive hard rock and elaborate multi-vocals parts of Queen, the energy of Aerosmith and Van Halen, as well as Beatlesque pop and a Led Zeppelin organic feeling.

Read more about Extreme on Last.fm.

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Illuminations

Illuminations is an American band based in Gowanus, Brooklyn. Featuring members Zachary Cale, Ryan Johnson, Kris Benedict & PJ Glauberzon. Their debut album was released in the Fall of 2008, titled SEE-SAW. Do not be confused with the Axiom Records compilation titled "Illuminations". That is where all the Santana/New Agey references come from. Here is the story.
It all began in '92 after Ryan Johnson heard that the new kid, Zach Cale, had got an electric guitar for Christmas. They became fast friends and started their first band together in 1994 called The Astronauts.

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Eli "Paperboy" Reed

Eli "Paperboy" Reed, a Boston-via-Delta South soul singer who conquered both street corners and punk clubs with a mix of grooved-out rave-ups and slow-burning ballads. Sounds like your favorite Motown and Stax Records livened up for the Winehouse era.

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