Sallie Ford is originally from Asheville, NC. She moved to Portland, OR in October 2006. She started writing songs soon after. In April 2007, she met Ford Tennis, Tyler Tornfelt and Jeff Munger and they became The Sound Outside!
Fishboy is a four-piece eccentric indie pop band from Denton, TX that began as the bedroom solo project of front man Eric Michener. He was given the nickname on a middle-school field trip after a dare to pluck and swallow a fish at the Dallas World Aquarium. Six years and several shoe boxes full of cassette tapes later, Michener moved from the suburbs to the Texas rock-and-roll Mecca of Denton with a handful of low budget recordings released by the close-knit Austin music collective Business Deal Records.
The Specific Heats are a folk-rock/psych-pop/garage-indie-pop combo from Brooklyn & boston. Influenced by artists such as: The Lovin' Kynd, The Zombies, The Kinks, The Cyrkle, Herman's Hermits, Sam the Sham and the Pharoes, Rocketship, Brittle Stars, The Hentchmen, The Milkshakes, The Hollies, the ventures, The Seeds, 13th Floor Elevators, Freddie and the Dreamers, The Novas, The Dovers, Los Saicos, Los Shains, Los Walkers, Los Mockers, Judy & the Loadies.
There are at least eight bands called Sisters: 1) Sisters is a guitar/vocal and drums two piece out of the Death by Audio music collective in Brooklyn. Matt Conboy is the drummer, keyboard player. Aaron Pfannebecker sings and plays guitars. Sisters is the best of your 90’s rock pop collection with garage fallout. Noisy guitars with melody and screeching beautiful vocals over the hardest hitting drums. Crooked guitar sounds creating fragmented pop songs. --- www.myspace.com/sisterssound
Blue Hawaii tells the story of a lush paradise. The way begins ambient and uncertain, but beautiful white shell beaches and carefree sunshine parties await and nourish those travelers with love in their hearts; their peace thus raised above the arguments found along the rocky road. The duo consists of Raph (Braids) and Agor; they use voice, guitars, synths, drum machines, and other electronics to create a kind of tropical-pop with love ache melodies and experimental club rhythms.
1- Body Parts is a dance act created by Vincent Maas and Bas Veeren.
Singles: “Without You” and“Love In The 1st Degree” 2- Body Parts is a dance act produced by W. Sommer and D. Cigale.
Singles: “Body To Body 3- Body Parts are an indie pop band from Los Angeles. Fronted by singer and guitarist Ryder Bach, the band is often compared to Talking Heads, Dirty Projectors and Tune-Yards because of their tightly locked post-punk grooves, brash vocal harmonies and quirky, wry lyrics.
Helen McCookeryBook (Dr Helen Reddington) was the bassist and lead singer with Brighton-based punk band The Chefs during the late 1970s and early 1980s. She later formed Helen And The Horns before continuing her career as a solo artist, writer and lecturer.
Clara Clara saw the light of day in a basement in the small town of Dijon, France, gathered around a saucepan drumkit, a “shitty” Höner guitar and a My First Sony Microphone. Yet it immediately became the very core of the local spazz rock scene (we’re talking at least 8 people here, all of them shell- shocked by a short stay in town of dutch experimental band The Ex). Basically made up of Charles and François Virot (the latter being famous enough under his own name) and Amélie Lambert (a school book of whom cued the band with its name)...