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Fushia

Fushia are sugar-dosed, water pistol packing sexy pirates who will jump up and down on your bed until all the springs break and you get in trouble. - (lame?) Since their formation in Brisbane a little over three years ago, their sharp songwriting skills and irreverent live performances have won the band fans, respect from venue bookers and some seriously nice prizes. The boys recorded their debut album with producer Stephen Bartlett (Skinny Jean, Steve Grady) and released it February 2010.

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ROCK REVOLUTION

Rock Revolution is Boss Mick V - Lead Vocals and Rhythm Guitar, Michael Night - Lead Guitar, BJ Stix - Drums, and Doug - Bass. They started in 2003 when Michael Night told his friend BJ Stix to learn drums because they were starting a band. Soon after Boss Mick V was added as a front man because he is in fact pure rock and roll and Tony Teems was brought in to play Bass. After a Tony Teems got kick out Doug was brought in on bass because he could play and was around.

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Braid

Braid is an American band from Urbana, Illinois that formed in 1993. After forming, the band went through several line-up changes but eventually settled on Bob Nanna on vocals and guitar, Todd Bell on bass, Chris Broach on guitar and vocals and Roy Ewing on drums. Roy was replaced in 1997 by Damon Atkinson. In 1999 Braid disbanded and went on to form Hey Mercedes with all band members minus Chris Broach (who went on to form The Firebird Band) and adding Mark Dawursk. The band reformed for a US tour in 2004 and, now that Hey Mercedes are defunct, apparently intend to tour sporadically.

Read more about Braid on Last.fm.

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Gates

1. Gates is an ambient/indie rock band from New Brunswick, New Jersey. The band includes former members of Lydia and Bears & Bright Lights. Their debut EP, The Sun Will Rise and Lead Me Home, was released on January 25th, 2011. 2. Gates (Bryan W Bray) - Experimental/dark ambient/drone project from Canada.

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the lightsleeper

indie electro pop from austria electronic beats collide with chamber music as well as fat
basslines and electronic effects meet soulful, occasionally
megalomaniacal piano playing or indie guitars; the whole thing
rounded off by a catchy singing voice transporting less catchy
lyrics.
the lightsleeper takes the best of iamx, get well soon, beirut as
well as coldplay and the worst of radiohead and muse and distills
it to a intoxicating and mind expanding mixture.

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Sleep Parade

Sleep Parade are a band from Melbourne, Victoria that formed in 2004. With the release of 'Things Can Always Change' Sleep Parade have evolved into a heavyweight contender on the Australian prog-rock scene. A Flawless, world-class album".
Nick Snelling Beat Melbourne three-piece Sleep Parade's debut album Things Can Always Change was released in April 2008 through Shock Records. The bands plans include spending the rest of this year and through till the end of summer touring the album and playing to crowds Australia wide.

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The Heligoats

The Heligoats are an indie/rock band out of bellingham washington. Webpage: www.theheligoats.com
Label: Greyday Records www.greydayproductions.com From NPR:
The Heligoats — a strange name for a guy strumming a guitar, but oddly befitting someone who stuffs his songs with so many sideways ideas and observations. Given the yarns he spins here, it's easy to imagine Otepka envisioning a herd of goats with propellers and setting the concept to music. From Daytrotter:

Read more about The Heligoats on Last.fm.

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