USA+SWEDEN Starchaser Network's assignment combines retrospective 70's and 80's music quite similar to the Pet Shop Boys, Genesis, Devo, Kraftwerk, Giorgio Moroder and the Egyptian Lover. It's 100% sleazy electro disco rock-the perfect soundtrack to a pornographic movie or a NASA documentary.
Ady Smith was born in Boscombe, a suburb of Bournemouth, England. He cites Sigur Ros, The Postal Service, David Bergeaud, Coldplay, Massive Attack, High Contrast, David Gray and Chicane as his main influences.
Ben "Slork" Jorgensen (born July 4, 1983 in Teaneck, New Jersey) was the lead singer and guitarist of New Jersey band Armor for Sleep from 2001 to 2009. He wrote the first Armor for Sleep songs during the summer after his first year in college and recorded them as a demo CD for $100 at a local recording studio, playing all the instruments himself.
99 is a basement recording artist, who is most famous for his song "PRAYER". Producing his song only using the apple program "Garage Band" PRAYER is sure to be an internet success. May also refer to the spanish movie also titled 99.
Caffeine Sunday hails from Edmonton, Canada and was formed in 1997 by songwriting due Christopher Nash and Ryan Ezinga. Influences include such artists as Depeche Mode, New Order, Erasure, the Cure and Pet Shop Boys, among others. Songs explode with a spectacular blend of swirling keyboards, catchy melodies, driving guitars and stomping dance beats.
Hello, Astronaut is the solo project of 21-year-old multi-instrumentalist, Jordan Palmer. Based in Fresno, California, Palmer unites energetic beats with smooth pop lyrics to create a dynamic sound that is all his own. While only freshly out of high school, Palmer holds a level of sophistication and determination far beyond his years.
Synthetic Season is an all out solo dance party from Essex, UK. Ash's music is made up of hard hitting beats, heavy synths and melodic vocals. Synthetic Season has released 2 EPs and recently released a new single "Let's Get Drunk" on itunes.
Born out of years of experience, creativity, hard work and perseverance Shut Up & Dance! bursts onto the music scene ready to take center stage. With a"no limits" attitude, the band is set to take their music wherever their creative passions lead them in order to bring you the music you've been waiting for.
No Jacks Required is a band from Chihuahua, Mexico that plays funky-techno-abstract-colonial-posthardcore-punk-raver and they are ready to kick some juicy asses :)
Feel free to go to their catchy Myspace page at www.myspace.com/nojacksrequired They need some shows! Support them, you won't be dissapointed ;)