Ed Motta is an mpb / mobo / jazz artist, born Eduardo Motta (17 Aug 1971), in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. At the end of the 80's Ed Motta burst upon the music scene as a major singer and one of Conexão Japeri's composers and producers. He was an instant success on the carioca show circuit and his 1988 debut album, "Conexão Japeri" (Warner), confirmed it. Songs like "Manuel", "Vamos dançar", "Baixo Rio" and "Um love" became big hits. The songs were marked by lavish musicality and introduced strong soul and funk components into the pop-rock scene that was the rage in Brazil at the time.
Make More is a band from Brisbane, Australia. We all used to play in To the North. We love coffee, Haruki Murakami, British comedy, Japanese culture, Beijing bands, Superchunk and the Smiths.
Ambient musician and remixer from Manchester, UK.
More at www.bfwrecordings.com/bingsatellites/, facebook and myspace.com/bingsatellites
And hear Bing Satellites remixes at myspace.com/fromdeepestspace Bing hosts a radio show on RebelRadio.FM
playing an eclectic mix of ambient, shoegaze, indie, experimental, electronica, punk and more
Calm Season Riot are a 3 peice band comprised of Aaron Cutliffe (Vocals&Guitar), Rickey Fullerton (Drums&Vocals) and Conor McNamee (Bass&Vocals). A band spawned from a music course in Derry in Northern Ireland. Influenced by a wide range of music from Radiohead, Aphex Twin, Tool, ASIWYFA, QOTSA, Incubus and many more. Calm Season Riot have a well balanced sound from melodic & light to Heavy and rhythmic..
There are at least six artists/bands named "Saboteur": 1)
Saboteur harkens back to a day in the not too distant past when lyrical intelligence and musical proficiency was not the exception in punk rock. They blend the existing facets of their other musical projects with tough guy pop punk and socio-political lyrics. The songs are loud, well crafted and instantly quotable. Influences range from Gang of Four to Rocket From the Crypt, and they're recommended if you like those bands as well as The Clash, Alkaline Trio and Queens of the Stone Age.
Sterling Roswell (AKA Rosco) was a member of Spacemen 3 (on The Perfect Prescription and Performance (Live in Amsterdam) LPs) and is now a solo artist. He served as replacement for Natty Brooker on drums around the time of the The Perfect Prescription LP. Following his stint in Spacemen 3, he joined The Darkside and recorded two albums before splitting up. He then moved to Rome, Italy, where he worked with film maker Massimo De Felice. He subsequently relocated to London and released an AAA associated 'space pop' single on the 'Mint' label subsidiary of Jungle Records.
American Music Club (often abbreviated AMC) is a San Francisco-based band led by singer-songwriter Mark Eitzel. They've been recording and playing in SF clubs since the mid 1980's, showing a remarkable longevity for a band that has been far more critically acclaimed than financially successful. Although born in California, frontman Mark Eitzel spent his formative years in Great Britain and Ohio before returning to the Bay Area in 1980.
Up from the warm, almost oppressively humid Texas air rises a din. The sound is created by only three people. For now, we’ll just call them D.H., Nikki and Slim. The music that they are creating might be the aural equivalent of walking down a farm-to-market road on a foggy morning just before day breaks.
The clamor began in November 2007 when these three humans came together to form True Widow.