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JBM

There are three artists called JBM 1. JBM are a Hardcore band from St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Rou (Lead Singer and Synth from Enter Shikari) is the guitarist for JBM. 2. Jesse Brian Marchant is a Montreal-based singer song-writer. He recorded his debut album Not Even in July in Henry Hirsch's church studio in Hudson, NY.
Marchant moved to New York at the age of 19 to pursue acting after dropping out of McGill University. He then moved to Los Angeles to write his debut album. He is trained on the guitar and also plays piano, harmonica and ukulele.

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Joel Plaskett

Joel Plaskett is a Canadian rock musician who has been a longtime favourite on campus radio charts throughout the country. He was a member of the Halifax based alternative rock band Thrush Hermit from its founding in 1992 until its breakup in late 1999. Joel was the lead singer and guitar player for the group. He was also the band's primary songwriter. After the breakup of Thrush Hermit, Plaskett embarked on a solo career.

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The Coup

The Coup is a group based in Oakland, California. It formed as a three-member group in 1992 with rappers (Raymond) Boots Riley and E-Roc along with DJ Pam the Funkstress. E-Roc left on amicable terms after the group's second album, but appears on the track "Breathing Apparatus" on The Coup's third album, Steal This Album. The group is now a duo. The Coup, part of the sub-genre of political hip hop, is politically radical and Marxist in their music, and align themselves with other radical hip-hop groups like dead prez.

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Northcote

Introducing NORTHCOTE, the solo moniker of former Means and The Emerson Letters frontman Matthew Goud. Born and raised on the prairies, Matthew has spent the last number of years touring around North America and has refined his rootsy, solo material in order to unveil Northcote's debut EP - "Borrowed Chords, Tired Eyes" due out later next month. Northcote has paired up with the Toronto-based independent label Black Box, home to artists such as The Wooden Sky, Shad and more, to release this EP off-stage and online only.

Read more about Northcote on Last.fm.

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Boy

Boy is a Norwegian rock band with quite a unique style. They rely heavily on synthesizers to make there music stand out from the run of the mill rock band.
There album "I Know You're Not Asleep" along with the band name was probably inspired by the famous line from Whitnail And I.
Listen to Boy on, http://www.myspace.com/boyishmusic +++ Boy is a band from Zurich (Switzerland) consisting of Valeska Steiner (see also: Valeska) and Sonja Milena Glass.
listen to Boy on myspace:
http://www.myspace.com/listentoboy

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Miracle Fortress

Miracle Fortress is the brainchild of Graham Van Pelt, a Montreal-based multi-instrumentalist and vocalist who in this incarnation builds wall of sound pop songs in the tradition of Brian Wilson and Brian Eno. Originally from Stratford, Ontario, Graham is also a member of Montreal’s Think About Life (Alien8 Recordings). He began to record as Miracle Fortress after co-founding the multi-functional art space/venue/studio space Friendship Cove with local artist Jack Dylan in Montreal’s Griffintown in late 2005.

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Obey The Brave

|| Official Site || Facebook || Twitter || Tumblr || Youtube || Montreal & Ottawa, Canada - 2012 "Not trying to reinvent the wheel. We keep it simple. We keep it real." Obey The Brave is a metalcore band featuring ex-members of Despised Icon & Blind Witness. Alex Erian (ex-Despised Icon) - Vocals
Miguel Lepage (ex-Blind Witness)- Bass
John Campbell - Guitar
Greg Wood - Guitar
Stevie Morotti - Drums

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years & Years

Years & Years are a London based 5 piece. Their music could be described as folktronic progressive indie or some thing similar. They use guitars and their pedals, loopers, ebow, uke , glock, laptop, moog, bass, noise and drums to create a sonic backdrop for achingly tender vocals to dance over.

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The Burning Hell

The Burning Hell is the alter-ego of songwriter and ukulele-slinger Mathias Kom. Loosely based in St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada, The Burning Hell has toured back and forth across Canada and Europe since 2007, playing everywhere from festivals to bars to living rooms - and once even a mental asylum in rural France. The band has garnered acclaim for their hyperactive live shows and their caustic yet sincere lyrics, believing as they do that songs about the inevitability of death can also be fun to dance to.

Read more about The Burning Hell on Last.fm.

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