Born from the bitter union of a Confederate sympathizer and a steel welder from rural northern Virginia, Luke Morris spent his formative years huddled next to a furnace in the belly of an Icelandic fishing trawler, where the roar of the engines buffeted his overwhelmed auditory nerves and the darkness of the boiler room disallowed him the use of his eyes.
"While their State River Widening and Ellis Island Sound music projects are better known, multi-instrumentalists Keiron Phelan & David Sheppard's eponymous album is the more intriguingly creative - their debut, 'O Little Stars', was easily one of the best electronic albums of 2002.
Yes Please is Lily Maring, a singer-songwriter partly living in Olympia and San Francisco, United States. She has released two eps so far, Ooh La La EP and Purple EP, both avalaible through Bicycle Records. http://www.myspace.com/yespleasemusic
Kosmische music from Yorkshire formed in 2008. Psychedelic progressive electronics, passing through drone and field recordings but bringing in more noise, heavy synths, pulses and rhythms. 2012 release 'Frontiers' can be downloaded for free on bandcamp or bought on limited edition CDr: http://weirdribs.bandcamp.com/album/frontiers (All old releases are up to download free too)
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