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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers is a band formed in 1976 from Gainesville, Florida, USA and led by Tom Petty. Petty has been supported by his band, The Heartbreakers, for the majority of his career. He has occasionally released solo work, as was the case with his 2006 album Highway Companion on which he performed most of the backing instrumentation himself. However, members of The Heartbreakers have played on each of his solo albums and the band has always backed him when touring in support of those albums.

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Justin King

Justin King is a self-taught guitarist, renowned for his percussive solo acoustic style which mixes elements of Flamenco, Jazz, Celtic, Classical, and African music. In 2001, King released Le Bleu. Named after the road on which he lived growing up, Le Bleu dramtically expanded on his acoustic instrumental abilities; out of the nineteen tracks, only one (Ashes) features vocals. The album, though independently released, would receive critical acclaim from many who heard it , and helped to expand Justin's fanbase.

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Raevennan Husbandes

Raevennan Husbandes is a three-member acoustic band from London, UK. It comprises of Raevennan Husbands on guitar and main vocals, Sarah Holmes on guitar and back-up vocals, and Chris Jinks on dobro guitar. The band has a unique acoustic vibe, combining Raevennan's melodic voice with varying rhythms on the acoustic guitar, as well as many little cameos of instruments, all played by Raevennan herself - except for violin on 'Breathe' which is played by Oliver Sapsford.

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Mike Stern

One of the premier guitarists of his generation, the three-time Grammy nominee was born on January 10, 1953 in Boston. After growing up in Washington D.C., he returned to Boston to study at the Berklee College of Music and got his start as a guitar player with Blood, Sweat & Tears at the age of 22. Following a stint with Billy Cobham's powerhouse fusion band from 1979-1980, Mike moved to New York City and was recruited by Miles Davis and played a key role in his celebrated comeback band of 1981 (which also included bassist Marcus Miller...

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This Is Radio Silence

This Is Radio Silence is the solo project of Ben McLees, formerly frontman of London-based electro-rock group Earth Loop Recall. Debut single 'The Heart Grows Fonder' b/w 'TMNTY' was released as a free download in August 2008 for a period of one week only through Line Out Records. New 8-track EP/mini album 'Now There's Nothing' was released on 18th January 2010 as a free download, and featured contributions by Scott Lamb (Deathboy) and Tim Clark (I Am Immune, Bleak).

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The Little Stevies

The Little Stevies are a band from Melbourne, Victoria that formed in 2006. Luscious three-part harmonies soaring above striking melodies and catchy guitar hooks is the sound of Melbourne pop-darlings The Little Stevies. Each song's a story you'll want to hear again, as the personalities of all the band members come shining through. Cheeky, charming, moving. When The Little Stevies released their debut EP

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