January 2010

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From the album: “The Amazing”(Subliminal Sounds)

Spirited psychedelic pop. The Amazing is a group of prominent Swedish musicians who is or have played with Dungen, Anna Jarvinen, Granada, Dreamboy and Sagor & Swing. The core musicians in The Amazing are Christoffer Gunrup (Swedish singer/songwriter extraordinaire ex Granada), Reine Fiske (lead guitar wizard in Dungen etc), Johan Holmegard (drummer in Dungen and Life on Earth!), Fredrik Swahn (prominent Swedish multi-musician in Anna Jarvinen, Dungen etc) Special guests includes some of Sweden’s finest musicians for example; Fredrik Bjorling (ex Dungen) and Erik Malmberg (the keyboard champ from Sagor & Swing) amongst others.

“Tommy” is the 5th Martin Dosh’s full-length. Features guest vocals from longtime musical co-worker Andrew Bird, and lots of contributors, including Mike Lewis, Ryan Francesconi ( Joanna Newsom’s Ys Street Band) and Jeremy Ylvisaker.
(Release: April 13, 2010 from Anticon)

Dosh – Substractions (via MFR)

Fredrik – Viskra from The Kora Records on Vimeo.

This is the 2nd video from the album Trilogi by Malmö, Sweden’s dream-folk duo Fredrik. Directed by Iris Piers. More on the band at frdrk.org

contrarede presents JOANNA NEWSOM Japan tour 2009
2/6 @ OSAKA SUNSUI w//dry river string
2/7 @ DAIKANYAMA UNIT w//dry river string

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Emerald Triangle Tour features Jonathan Wilson, Andy Cabic(Vetiver), Farmer Dave Scher(Beachwood Sparks), and Johnathan Rice(Jenny Lewis Band).

Jay Ryan is a poster maker and rock musician.

Andrew Bird – Andrew Bird & the Mysterious Production of Eggs(2005)

Fruit Bats – Spelled in Bones(2005)

Shellac – Excellent Italian Greyhound(2007)

Final Fantasy (Owen Pallett) covered John Cale.

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