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  1. Soulful Music Innovator Angela Sheik Announces Upcoming Release "Home Before Dark" Due Sept. 16thRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Mi2n

    ... of her favorite lifelong influences, including tripnotic downtempo masters like Bjork, The Chemical Brothers, Portishead and contemporary artists like Jack White, Grizzly Bear, Sia and Zero7. Blown away by RYAT's fierce innovation after seeing her ...

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  2. Angela Sheik to Release 'Home Before Dark' on 9/16Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of her favorite lifelong influences, including tripnotic downtempo masters like Bjork, The Chemical Brothers, Portishead and contemporary artists like Jack White, Grizzly Bear, Sia and Zero7. Blown away by RYAT's fierce innovation after seeing her ...

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  3. Perfume Genius to play one-off London gig next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NME

    ... Genius releases his third album, 'Too Bright', on September 22. Hadreas has worked with producer Adrian Utley of Portishead on the album with John Parish featuring on a number of tracks. Describing the sound of the album, Hadreas says itm showcases ...

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  4. Rise Against, Bleachers & Jenny Lewis Make Moves On Rock ChartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Billboard

    ... its video . The track is the first single from the act's third album, Too Bright , due Sept. 22 and recorded with Portishead's Adrian Utley. Perfume Genius peaked at No. 23 on Heatseekers Albums in 2012 with Put Your Back N 2 It.

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  5. Melt! walks fine line between alt and mainstreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Deutsche Welle

    ... to electronic music. Singer/songwriter Thees Uhlmann made it to Ferropolis this year. "Trip-hop" co-founders Portishead, who broke through in the 1990s with the genre, were also main acts this year. "This clash of genres is now more en vogue, ...

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  6. Maude Davey in My Life in the NudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Age

    ... of the body. By the comic sketches and the song she sang (the gothic visuals and silky vocals she brings to Portishead's Glory Box are one highlight, unleashing the audience's inner bogan with The Angels' Am I Ever Gonna See Your Face Again , ...

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  7. Perfume Genius Announces New Lp 'Too Bright' Released September 22nd 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | ContactMusic.com

    ... rage that has slowly been growing since ten and has just begun to bubble up". Recorded with Adrian Utley of Portishead and featuring John Parish on several tracks, it is a stunning about-face which brings to mind audacious career-shift albums like ...

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  8. Perfume Genius' 'Queen' Ranks at No. 3 on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Billboard

    ... and driving around with the Jenny to his Forrest Gump. "Too Bright" is due Sept. 22 and was recorded with Portishead's Adrian Utley. His previous album "Put Your Back N 2 It" peaked at No. 23 on Heatseekers Albums and has sold 13,000 copies to date.

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  9. Marsha Ambrosius Flaunts Her Rap&B Bona Fides on 'Friends & Lovers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Spin

    ... to songwriting - with an emphasis on elegant, Quiet Storm sensuality - made her work distinct. Like the cover of Portishead's "Sour Times" on Late Nights , a do-over anchors Friends & Lovers : Sade's "Stronger Than Pride," featuring a brawny verse ...

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  10. Barbarossa opens up about brilliant new album, plays Denver October 14Read the original story

    Oct 14, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... If you could have anyone in the world as the #1 fan of your music , who would it be and why? Geoff Barrow from Portishead . I would love to work with someone like that; the production on their records is so tasteful. Don't miss Barbarossa at Summit ...

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  11. Perfume Genius announces new album 'Too Bright' - hear first track nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | NME

    ... and seeking to convert the muggles - well, here she comes." Hadreas has worked with producer Adrian Utley of Portishead on the album with John Parish featuring on a number of tracks. Describing the sound of the album, Hadreas is quoted as saying ...

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  12. Jungle - 'Jungle'fourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | NME

    ... and their music merged the cool and the naff with a cult-like panache: Prince, The Bee Gees, The xx, Bon Iver, Portishead, Scissor Sisters, krautrock, Curtis Mayfield, ELO, P-Funk, MGMT psychedelia, Junior Senior, Snoop Dogg, Disclosure, Tron . Most ...

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  13. ATP Iceland 2014: Day 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Iceland Review

    ... Iceland, then it ended being all about one band from, and named after, a little town outside of Bristol, England. Portishead were in top form, and showed exactly how it should be done; from the atmosphere building, the lights and visuals to the ...

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  14. Beats Per WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Willamette Week

    ... on opiates and a dope pu-erh. (10 pm, free before 11 pm with RSVP, $5, 21+) No offense to Massive Attack and Portishead, but the finest trip-hop album comes not from Bristol but from Japan. DJ Krush 's 1996 collaboration with avant-garde trumpeter ...

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  15. Review: Glass Animals @ The Masonic Lodge | Hollywood ForeverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | Examiner.com

    ... of the days of shoegaze and trip hop and equivalent to experimental eclectic stylings of acts like Radiohead, Portishead, Beats Antique and Massive Attack. The band is made up of early twenty somethings, vocalist and songwriter David Bayley, Drew ...

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  16. Five Sample-Using Songs That Deserve Grammys NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Houston Press

    ... interpolations. Here are some of the best songs which should have won that couldn't before this rule change. 5. Portishead, "Glory Box" Twenty years on and this song has transcended genre, time and place. It still sounds just as fresh and relevant ...

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  17. The elusive London duo's debut is a surefire summer party-starter but comes with a subtle dark sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | NME

    ... and their music merged the cool and the naff with a cult-like panache: Prince, The Bee Gees, The xx, Bon Iver, Portishead, Scissor Sisters, krautrock, Curtis Mayfield, ELO, P-Funk, MGMT psychedelia, Junior Senior, Snoop Dogg, Disclosure, Tron . Most ...

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  18. Setting Times stories to music: From Stereolab to SpiritualizedRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... They would not sit idle while a fire swept toward houses in their home county. #soundtrack: "It's a Fire," by Portishead. Two of the singers on this week's soundtracks have otherworldly voices: Beth Gibbons of Portishead and Gordon Gano of Violent ...

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  19. Barbarossa opens up about brilliant new album, plays Denver October 14Read the original story

    Oct 14, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... If you could have anyone in the world as the #1 fan of your music , who would it be and why? Geoff Barrow from Portishead . I would love to work with someone like that; the production on their records is so tasteful. Don't miss Barbarossa at Summit ...

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  20. Barbarossa opens up about brilliant new album, plays Denver October 14Read the original story

    Oct 14, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... If you could have anyone in the world as the #1 fan of your music , who would it be and why? Geoff Barrow from Portishead . I would love to work with someone like that; the production on their records is so tasteful. Don't miss Barbarossa at Summit ...

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