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by The Underscore Orkestra
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Artist: The Underscore Orkestra Title: Balancing Act Catalogue n°: Bad Panda 009 Release date: 01.02.2010 The Underscore Orkestra is a Portland (Oregon) based band, playing a blend of Balkan, Klezmer, Gypsy Jazz and Swing, with a repertoire consisting of both original and traditional material from fast bulgars and melodious waltzes to odd meters and swinging rhythms. Their instrumentation includes violin, accordion, guitar, banjo, clarinet, horns, flute, harmonica, bass, vocals and percussion....
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by Friendly Foliage
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Friendly Foliage is the electronic project of Garrett Crosby, a 19 year old currently attending the University of Montevallo. He has been working on electronic music for only about two years, but has been playing guitar and piano since he was fourteen. His greatest influences are minimalist classical composers such as Steve Reich and Philip Glass, contemporary alternative acts such as Animal Collective and Radiohead, and other electronic musicians like Flying Lotus and Four Tet. Instruments...
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by Boy Without God
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Artist: Boy Without God Title: City Kids Catalogue n°: Bad Panda 007 Release date: 18.01.2010 (artworks by Ty Williams, www.typaints.com) Boy Without God is the solo project of Boston native and multi-instrumentalist Gabriel Birnbaum, who at his young age has already passed through many musical outlets, from the violent power-electronics of Catholic Skin and the saxophone fronted spazz-rock of The Abraham Lincoln Brigade, to stints with Virgin Records new signing Eli Reed and blog-buzz...
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by Anders Ilar
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by Louis Aguilar
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Artist: Louis Aguilar Title: Six Feet Under Catalogue number: Bad Panda 003 Release date: 21.12.2009 Louis Aguilar is a young musician from France. Born in 1990, he started playing music when he was just 7 and released his first self produced album at the age of 16. He already toured all around France, supporting artists as Moriarty, O'Folk Brothers, Micah P Hinson, Devendra Banhart and he's currently majoring in Art at the Missouri Valley College in order to become a tattoo artist. Likened to...
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by Metal On Metal
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Artist: Metal On Metal Title: Bastard (The Sequel) Catalogue n°: Bad Panda 011 Release date: 15.02.2010 Ten easy to digest metal bites: 1 Metal On Metal are from the streets of Vilnius (Lithuania). There's three of them: Manfredas, Kym Wild, Miss America. They call their music slaughterhouse and produce it in former sewing factory. 2 Their name Metal On Metal is inspired by Kraftwerk song of 1975. A few months later, when they were googling some skulls, they stumbled onto another "Metal...
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by Gareth Dickson
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Gareth Dickson is a Glasgow based musician who has been steadily working his way to the attention of the music community over the last few years. His music consists of solo acoustic guitar, often lightly processed with reverb and analogue delay, and vocals. In style it is influenced as much by Aphex Twin and Brian Eno as by acoustic guitarists such as Bert Jansch and Nick Drake. As well as writing and recording his own music for a number of labels, he has toured extensively playing guitar with...
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by leonard mynx
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by Bomarr
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by American Green
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Artist: American Green Title: She Goes To France... Catalogue number: Bad Panda 004 Release date: 28.12.2009 American Green is the indietronica/post-rock project of japanese musician Takafumi Shirai. All his music is written and recorded in School Notebook Studio - his own bedroom. I am Takafumi Shirai at "AMERICAN GREEN". I was born in Fukuoka Japan on March 1985. AMERICAN GREEN is one of my favorite colors. This is my solo project. I started composing music with DAW from 2007. I...
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by Flamingo
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by southern shores
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by James Irwin
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by Patrick Lee
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by Possimiste
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by Beast, Please Be Still
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Beast, Please Be Still is a seven piece instrumental landscape from Seattle. A collection of emotive story-telling, the music of this collaborative sounds like an orchestra of beautiful, post-everything. Moments of tender sweetness lead to bone crushing sweetness.
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by Bing and Ruth
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Brooklyn band Bing and Ruth is an 11-peice ensemble led by composer and pianist David Moore. Described by the New York Times as "making the most of layered and atmospheric melody," the band utilizes clarinets, human voice, cellos, and a buffet of other acoustic instruments to craft expansive soundscapes and quiet microtonal textures. Formed among friends in 2006, they have released two records, the "Bing and Ruth" EP in 2006, and the full-length "Kentile Floors" in...
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by Yawn
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Yawn, from Chicago, have just returned from a triumphant SXSW and they recently released their debut e.p. (free download!). Their music combines the right proportions of contagious world-influenced, tribal pop layered with rich harmonies, swirling samples and concussive rhythms. Bad Panda Records is releasing under Creative Commons licenses the upbeat and super catchy track 'Kind of Guy', that you definitely shouldn't miss, especially if Animal Collective, Vampire Weekend or Yeasayer are your...
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by 1-Speed Bike
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by adamned.age
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by Green Like July
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by Hi Tiger
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A New Hampshire based collective with at least 6 people. Sprung from the Dj and Production group known as Neon Coyote. We began in 2008. Started off as weird spacey resin hit music. Then we harnessed the power of the resin into some sort of fuzzy dance music.
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by Strayfolk
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This monday we're going to Sweden with Henrik Thoren and his group, Strayfolk. I would have never imagined to find a great swedish americana group, inspired by Bob Dylan, Tom Waits, Hank Williams, Steve Earle, Woody Guthrie in the country-folk area. It really sounds great to our ears. The song released for Bad Panda has been a part of the live set for a few years and this recording features only a few members improvising an arrangement for a song that was then only a day old or so. Though...
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by Johnny Hawaii
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by Barzin
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Artist: Barzin Title: It's Come to This Catalogue n°: Bad Panda 005 Release date: 04.01.2010 Barzin has been compared to such artists as Sparklehorse, Low, Red House Painters and Bill Callahan and his last effort, "Notes to an Absent Lover", out on Monotreme Records, was acclaimed by Mojo, Uncut, and Q and ended up in many lists for the best albums of 2009. "It's Come To This" is a beautiful previously unreleased song and Barzin kindly decided to make it available to all,...
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by Silent strike
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by James Yates
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by Kira Kira
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Kira Kira either plays solo or with a cozy crew of 1-7 friends: Alex Somers on piano, glock and casio puppy. Eiríkur Orri Ãlafsson on trumpet and keyboard. Samuli Kosminen on percussion (dingalee dang). Pétur Hallgrímsson on lapsteel (skriðgítar) and ukulele. Kári Hólmar Ragnarsson on trombone and noises. Hilmar Jensson on guitar. Magnús Helgason on super 8 projector. Kira herself (Kristín Björk Kristjánsdóttir) sings and plays home made gadgets, laptop,...
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by Kriget
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by Fuji Kureta
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by NQ
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NQ is Nils Quak. A writer, journalist and artist living in Cologne. He's been working as a laptop-artist for nearly 10 years now. Residing between ambient, electronic post-digital cut-up collages and contemporary electronica, his pieces combine sonic landscapes, deconstructed rhythms and distant field-recordings into a dense blend being both highly abstract and still emotional. NQ released records for various internationally renowned labels such as progressive form, Kitty Yo or Audiobulb. He...
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by errnois
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errnois is the solo project by Marcello Spolverato, filmmaker and video editor. He is 28 and he live in Padova, a little universitary town near Venice (Italy). Marcello studied Music, Art and Literature, with a degree thesis on contemporary music landscape, from classical music to post, electronic and glitch music. For many years He played bass in an indie rock band. He composes and performs music with the moniker errnois since 2008. He uses laptop (an old powerbook), field recordings and any...
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A band like Great Lake Swimmers shouldn't really need an introduction, but if you've never heard of them, here we are. The group has been recently honoured at the Juno Awards in the roots & traditional album of the year and at the Canadian Music Week in the best folk album. The band is built around the singer-songwriter Tony Dekker and their style has been compared to Red House Painters, Nick Drake, Iron & Wine and Neil Young, as well as Will Oldham and Sufjan Stevens. Dekker, shy and...
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by Symfoniorkestern
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by Populous - Iròi
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by Jon Coyle
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Artist: Jon Coyle Title: Friends in a Circle Catalogue n: Bad Panda 008 Release date: 25.01.2010 Hailing from Philadelphia, Jon Coyle makes sounds with all sorts of things- piano, percussion, toy instruments, voice, and electronics are just a few. His music can at times be serene, reflective, earthy, screwy, or anything else, depending on who is listening. In 2009, he released Woods, a collection of instrumental songs peppered with sparse improv and ambient textures. Recently, he has taken to...
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by Nic Bommarito
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by maryos
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Inspired by the likes of Midnight Juggernauts, Cut Copy, Modeselektor, Daft Punk and Woolfy, he started making little edits, remixes and DJing with his friend Corey. Maryos & Corey had their first digital release on RuNT Records at the age of 15. Moving on a year or so after that Maryos' taste of music developed and pushed him to try and make deeper, funkier tracks. Shortly after this he got a bit of love from one of his idols, the guru of funk, Woolfy from the US for one of his tracks....
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by badpanda083
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by rocketnumbernine
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by end's not near
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Coming from Fukuoka and taking his name from a beautiful song by The New Year, end's not near is the mysterious project of the japanese producer morisun. Indian Summer has been already featured in the short film produced by Hitomi Moriwaki. You will find here: Japanese minimalism, clever sampling and a happy trumpet. Summer is near.
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by Plastic Heart
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by The Jakesperiment
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Artist: The Jakesperiment Title: Scwarz Catalogue n: Bad Panda 014 Release date: 08.03.2010 "The Jakesperiment is an easy, smooth listening of an 18 year chap by the name of old Dissa Kamajaya. With tons of influences that rises from Akira Kosemura, Kashiwa Daisuke and Takahiro Kido, The Jakesperiment experience most surely alter moment of stillness to adequate, and delightful listening flaws." - www.thesirenssound.com
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by The Echelon Effect
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by The Sleeping Sea
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Artist: The Sleeping Sea Title: Palms Catalogue n°: Bad Panda 010 Release date: 08.02.2010 "The Sleeping Sea does more than write songs, they orchestrate moods. Their music is at once playful and ethereal, childlike and melancholy. Reverberating harmonized falsettos blend seamlessly into a mix of bright staccato guitar playing, rich bass accompaniment and galloping drums. And while most bands are not comfortable playing outside of a certain dynamic range, the Sleeping Sea ebbs and flows...
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by felix green
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Artist: CJ Lavoire Title: The First Of The Year Catalogue number: Bad Panda 002 Release date: 14.12.2009 Inspired and influenced by musicians like Jean Michelle Jarre, Air, Sigur Ros, Kraftwerk and Ennio Morricone, Cj (or Composer Jockey) Lavoire is the last project by Italian Valerio Franchi. As a child, Valerio had a classical education at the Saint Cecilia Conservatory, studying clarinet and obtaining a solfege degree and then developed a strong interest for choral music (Josquin Desprez)...
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Taking the name from a song name by belgian band dEUS, worriedaboutsatan are an electronica band from England. Their music has been tipped as the future of post-rock, as a result of their combination of guitars with IDM flavoured beats and beautiful ambient music. Golau Glau are an anonymous group of people who collectively create silverpop and remixed the song, included in their album Arrivals Remixed. The band comprises Gavin Miller and Tom Ragsdale, who met whilst both attending Leeds...
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by Lost Boy
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by Frederik Teige
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Frederik Teige is known for being a live-band member of superbe danish group Efterklang. He is a multi-instrumentalist (singer, guitar, sax, bass, etc) based in Copenhagen, Denmark and as a result has since 2007 toured all over Europe & North America. Between tour dates Frederik enlisted the help of some of his close musician friends from other bands in Denmark ( Howl Baby Howl, Peter Broderick, A Kid Hereafter, Chimes and Bells) and recorded his debut full length - 'Body God'. This is the...
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by Ben Stepner
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Ben Stepner is a composer and improviser currently completing a degree in jazz piano performance at the New England Conservatory in Boston. Ben has played concerts in Boston, New York City, Vermont, California, and South Africa. In 2007, Ben started his own record label, Pure Potentiality Records.
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by Venice
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by Slutet
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Slutet have made themselves a name on the alternative rockscene with their unique combination of dreamlike soundlandscapes and funeralmoods which sometimes aches as much in the ears as in the heart.
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by Paralyze Humanity Sequence
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Paralyze Humanity Sequence is Nick Donlin. He has been playing music for more than half of his life. Nick was Raised in the midwest, to variety of music from R.E.M to K.C and the Sunshine band. Paralyze Humanity Sequence currently strives to create poppy atmospheres through layers of sampled dreamy textures and heavy percussion. Over the music drifts a thin voice, harmonized and full of melody. His music is often reflective of his mood, or his day to day life, writing about experiences and...
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by Foxes In Fiction
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by a weather
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Artist: A Weather Title: Giant Stairs Catalogue n: Bad Panda 013 Release date: 29.02.2010 Portland, Oregon-based A Weather are here for your listening pleasure. The indie-folk unit will release tomorrow, March 2, their forthcoming sophomore album Everyday Balloons, on Team Love Records (the label founded by Conor Oberst/Bright Eyes). "Giant Stairs" is their new single from the upcoming album and the hushed-pop of this track has all of the charm and soft arrangement that made their...
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Born in 1983, Gaspar Claus has started the cello at age 5. From his long studies in music Highschool with great teachers such as Philip Muller (NMSC, Paris) he kept a part of his technical background. But his current research is based on an exploration of his cello skills beyond its basic use. He uses the whole body of the instrument (wood, metal & horsehair) to create a universe of sounds that he plays during his improvisations with many artists. His desire is to preserve the listening...
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by Medo's Little Trap
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by Baby Jazz
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by Talvihorros
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by civil civic
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by Monster Rally
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by lineland
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by Good Weather For An Airstrike
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The Good Weather For An Airstrike project was initially conceived at the beginning of 2009 to help Tom Honey (also of Post-Rock band Sleepless Dreams.) alleviate the issues caused by suffering from tinnitus, which causes a ringing sensation in the ear and can often result in difficulty sleeping. The idea was to create a collection of relaxing sounds which would help induce sleep.
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by Jason Hunter and The Great Red Shark
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Jason Hunter and The Great Red Shark have been making music together for close to five years. 'Wander With Me' is a track from a 3-month writing session held in the summer of 2008.
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by Ezequiel Ezequiel
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Born in Argentina in 1982, moved to paris in 2002 where he studied classic and contemporary music and then to London in 2008. He started making experimental music at the age of 18 after getting inspired by some contemporary drama lesson. Slowly moving from instrumental experimental music towards a more singer/songwriter approach with his acoustic guitar and their faithful casios, percussion, pipe organs... I'm currently recording my next EP which will be a bit more experimental but still...
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by Growsound
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Artist: Growsound Title: Wet Highway Catalogue n°: Bad Panda 006 Release date: 11.01.2010 Home-made electronic music of 22 yr old John Lubushkin living in Santa Cruz, CA. Hip-hop/drum 'n' bass influenced beats with acoustic guitars and mellow synths. http://cllct.com/release/growsound http://www.myspace.com/growsoundz DISCOGRAPHY: Growsound (Cllct, 2009)
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by akaUno
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