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There are two bands called Spector.

1. Spector the four-piece band from Dalston, London. Made up of Frederick Macpherson, Thomas Shickle, Danny Blandy and Jed Cullen. (Christopher Burman left the band in 2013.)

“Enjoy It While It Lasts”, Spector’s debut album, was released in August 2012 and reached #12 in the UK Albums Chart.

http://www.spector.co.uk/

2. Spector the band have been around for a while now in one shape or another, in its original conception it comprised of John-Paul Denton and John Elliott but it is now just John-Paul who writes under this name.

In its early conception the pair worked on various tracks and remixes for the likes of Steve Lawler and Dave Seaman, and appeared on compilations by Nick Warren and John Digweed.

They have appeared on Playstaion, PC and Wii games and written for big TV ad campaigns. In the last 2 years John-Paul has been working on various genres of music under the Spector guise and recently began to complete his new pop tinged project of electronic fuelled dance music, with collaborations on each track from various singers, including John Elliott.

Record History

There first release was on a label called Sog in Switzerland; they signed a tune called ‘Drift away’ (2002) which they would follow up with a tune called ‘The Haze’ later in 2004.

They then appeared on Nick Warren’s Reykjavik GU24 album (2003) with a track called ‘Avatar’ - ‘Dub In Time’

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  • groovez0ne

    Well Done!

    22 Jan 7:33pm Reply
  • ltr5976

    Chevy Thunder охуенная, а остальные их песни такая унылость..

    9 Jan 5:15pm Reply
  • madonda

    what you wanted and chevy thunder are my fav. opriorne of the best bands now in europe. please, go out of uk for a tour soon!

    21 Oct 2013 Reply
  • piaszczana

    Vocalist sounds a little bit like Harry McVeigh from White Lies. Great voice, but music...It could be better band if they only want it.

    14 Sep 2013 Reply
  • youthquakerr

    love love love <3

    31 Jul 2013 Reply
  • b4mf-

    Goodbye Chris :-( [2] this is very upsetting.

    12 Jul 2013 Reply
  • Vanhomrigh

    Goodbye Chris :-(

    12 Jul 2013 Reply
  • naybkr

    <3

    14 Jun 2013 Reply
  • komx1990

    I hope theyll come to Poland soon ;))

    28 May 2013 Reply
  • dj_axic

    Parts definitely sound like The Vaccines. [2]

    19 May 2013 Reply
  • kubinho1

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    14 May 2013 Reply
  • StarGiiirl

    Im in love with them. Celestine is....dunno how to say it.

    12 May 2013 Reply
  • cih_missa

    qq isso... ♥

    5 May 2013 Reply
  • havryliuk

    hm, strongly reminds me of Does It Offend You Yeah!

    3 Apr 2013 Reply
  • nirpius

    Teenage lovechild of The Jam and Echo & The Bunnymen

    29 Mar 2013 Reply
  • Darth_Dice

    should have named theirself spectacles..

    9 Feb 2013 Reply
  • fabulous007

    their album is absolutely AMAZING. so much love for Never Fade Away <3

    4 Feb 2013 Reply
  • Klarens___

    Ok I just discovered these guys, and they are AMAZING. Celestine is brilliant. [1]

    3 Feb 2013 Reply
  • bwr94

    Ok I just discovered these guys, and they are AMAZING. Celestine is brilliant.

    29 Jan 2013 Reply
  • saavior

    I would like to express my strong regret. Do you know what it feels like not to see a band like Spector when it's playing in your country? Stupid me!

    21 Jan 2013 Reply
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