PJ Harvey >>

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Polly Jean Harvey (born 9 October, 1969) is an English musician, singer-songwriter, composer and occassional artist.

Primarily known as a vocalist and guitarist, she is also proficient with a wide range of instruments including piano, organ, bass, saxophone, and most recently, the autoharp.

Harvey began her career in 1988 when she joined local band Automatic Dlamini, featuring long-term collaborator John Parish, as a vocalist and saxophone player. However, in 1991, she formed an eponymous ...

Lush >>

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Lush are an English alternative rock band, formed in 1987, disbanded in 1998, and reunited in 2015.1 The current lineup consists of Miki Berenyi (vocals, guitar), Emma Anderson (vocals, guitar), Phil King (bass) and Justin Welch (drums).

They were one of the first bands to have been described with the "shoegazing" label. Later, their sound moved toward Britpop.

Ladyhawke >>

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Phillipa "Pip" Brown (born c.1981 in Wellington, New Zealand) is a singer-songwriter, better known by her stage name Ladyhawke, playing all the instruments in studio and touring with a band. She was formerly a part of the Wellington band Two Lane Blacktop named for the 1970s road movie of the same name. Before assuming the name Ladyhawke, she formed the band Teenager with Nick Littlemore of Pnau and Empire of the Sun. Ladyhawke named herself after the 1985 Richard Donner film Ladyhawke...

CTRL+Z >>

Sort of like a mixture of Le Tigre, Chicks on Speed, those little noises your computer makes, and roadkill, CTRL+Z comes roaring out of the midwest bent on doing one thing - as much nothing as possible. CTRL+Z consists of DJ Persy who makes the music and the voices while DJ Tenchi comes up with song names and make silly faces.

The Birthday Massacre >>

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The Birthday Massacre is a fusion of retro electronica and dynamic contemporary songwriting. Elements of childhood fiction and adult fantasy are coupled with twisting distortion and euphoric melody to create a unique and original sound dubbed "post-retro."

The lyrical themes of The Birthday Massacre observe reality through a romanticized perspective. Lyrically, the songs are a combination of personal reflection, real-life observation, dreams, fiction, and satire.

The Birthday Massacre has ...

Betty Poison >>

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Alternative rock under radioactive stars with a powerfull female singer: miss Lucia Rehab.

Die So Fluid >>

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Die So Fluid:
Grog: Voice and bass
Al Fletcher: Drums
Drew Richards: Guitar

Every now and then a band comes along in which from the moment you first hear of them you are unable to purge them from your mind. Die So Fluid, spawned from the dark depths of the a proscribed past have come to invade your airwaves with their raw and classy metal, tinged with their ethereality, vivaciousness and heavy noise able to make you either sodden yourself with awe or pee with glee. Never before will yo...

7 year bitch >>

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One of the most influential female bands to emerge from Seattle

Powder >>

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Powder where fronted by Pearl and only had 3 singles released (I think?).

I know of two, Afrodisiac and Deep Fried.

I believe Pearl is now married to Danny of Supergrass.

ANTI-HERO >>

Fronted by Rose Perry (lead singer /songwriter /guitarist), formerly of the London based girl rock/alt band HER and Nic VanHaverbeke(backing vocals / bassist), formerly of a London based metal band with Jesse Tomes (lead guitarist / songwriter), formerly of the London based industrial/metal band Eliminate the Body, and Matty Cole (drummer), formerly of the London based rock quintet The Shifted, ANTI-HERO revives the sound of the 90s grunge rock scene before music became monotonous and overdone. ...