ANR (short for Awesome New Republic) are John Hancock and Brian Roberston, two kids that grew up in South Florida. Their debut 'Stay Kids' reminds critics of TV On The Radio and Passion Pit.
Brian Williams is a British electronic musician often credited for creating the dark ambient genre with albums recorded under the name Lustmord. Williams started recording as Lustmord in 1980 before joining SPK in 1982.
Lustmord has extracted field recordings made in crypts, caves, and slaughterhouses, and combined it with occasional ritualistic incantations and Tibetan horns. His treatments of acoustic phenomena encased in digitally expanded bass rumbles have a dark ambient quality.
1) French Emo Band
« Draft translates urgency, the need for catharsis through music » Take it or leave it ! After putting out their first MCD « Stockholm Syndrome » (Overcome distribution) they played lots of gigs with Shai hulud, Since By Man, Nostromo, Burn Hollywood Burn, Amanda Woodward, Tang Draft are now working on their first album. Their music takes place between furious rockn roll and tense emocore influenced by eNVy, Refused, Neurosis, Botch
2) Hungarian Trance Band
Son Lux is Ryan Lott. His debut recording, At War With Walls and Mazes (2008), earned him the title of "Best New Artist" by NPR's All Songs Considered. In 2011 he followed up this release with We Are Rising which Consequence of Sound described as “the dark, operatic middle ground between Owen Pallett and In Rainbows-era Radiohead or Wild Beasts’ fantastic, operatic heights.” In the last 4 years Lott has built an impressive list of collaborators including everyone from indie-rock darlings such as Sufjan Stevens...
***Make A Move coming soon!*** *please note that Picture Book DO NOT have their music on Last FM or any internet site other than the clips on their Myspace/Facebook - there appears to be TWO bands under this name, this page is for Audio-Visual Electronica act Picture Book* Three-piece electronic audiovisual act Picture Book are an Anglo-Faroese band who formed in the summer of 2008. Their journey so far has taken them to the outskirts of Swedish civilisation to write and record album tracks in an ancient castle with producer Dizzle-D (Late of The Pier, Hot Chip).