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Edinburgh, United KingdomTangled Beats from Scotland’s Young Fathers
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Tangled Beats from Scotland's Young Fathers

November 12, 2012
Name: Young Fathers Where They're From: Edinburgh, Scotland -- via Liberia and Nigeria When they started: When they were 14. So, awhile ago. Genre: Hip-Hop Most Similar: JJ Doom, Roots...
Kingston, JamaicaReggae Reasoning With Junior Toots
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Reggae Reasoning With Junior Toots

As the son of ska and roots reggae legend Toots Hibbert (of Toots and the Maytals,) Clayton “Junior Toots” Hibbert has had some mighty shoes to fill as a musician, but he also had a great teacher. And now that he’s turned 40, after a lifetime immersed...
Gothenburg, SwedenGraveyard: Swedish For Hard Rock And Beer
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Graveyard: Swedish For Hard Rock And Beer

Name: Graveyard Where They're From: Gothenburg, Sweden When They Started: 2006 Genre: Doom metal with a soupcon of Creedence Most Similar: Kadavar, Glorior Belli Sounds Like: Black Sabbath...
9 Obama Songs From Around The Globe
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9 Obama Songs From Around The Globe

President Obama's razor-thin re-election last night shows that the US is still divided on his record as the country's leader. But one thing is for sure -- the rest of the world isn't. Barry O has been very popular around the world from the get-go, and...
Los Angeles, United StatesLow Leaf Plucks All Our Strings
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Low Leaf Plucks All Our Strings

Name: Low Leaf Where She’s From: Los Angeles, California Genre: Harp-Core (forgive us for we have punned) Most similar: Little Dragon, Bjork, Flying Lotus Sounds Like: An afternoon floating in the Elysian Fields, drunk on your own...
Brighton, United KingdomDown Home Vibes from UK’s Jennifer Left
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Down Home Vibes from UK’s Jennifer Left

Name: Jennifer Left Where She’s From: Brighton via Newcastle, UK When she Started: 2012-ish Genre: Folk pop Most Similar: Zaz, Julia Stone Sounds Like: A hoe-down. But one that makes you stand still in awe. Combining bluegrass folk,...