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  1. Dummy Turns 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stereogum

    ... bleak, depressive masterpieces of the mid-'90s: Mobb Deep's The Infamous , Raekwon's Only Built 4 Cuban Linx , Portishead's Dummy . In retrospect, it's weird as hell that Portishead got play on alt-rock radio stations, alongside Bush and ...

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  2. Portishead in Istanbul for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Legendary British band Portishead will perform their first ever concert in Turkey as part of the Midtown Fest at Istanbul's Kucukciftlik Park on Aug. 20. Portishead, formed in 1991 in Bristol, gained a huge success with the release of their first album "Dummy" in 1994, winning the Mercury Music Prize in 1995 and being nominated for Best British ... (more)

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  3. Away From The LightRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Fluxblog

    ... somewhere between early, straightforwardly soulful Erykah Badu and the rich, smoky atmosphere of trip-hop era Portishead - this is so obvious that virtually all descriptions of the song mention this, but it's such an inspired combination that it now ...

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  4. Portishead To Reissue 'Dummy' For 20th Anniversary [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    This year marks the 20th anniversary of Portishead 's seminal debut LP, " Dummy ," and the band plans to mark the occasion by reissuing the album on vinyl.

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  5. Portishead to reissue 20th anniversary edition of 'Dummy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | NME

    ... record comes packaged in a gatefold sleeve and also includes a digital download card. Pre-orders can be made from Portishead's website from August 13. The band have a number of festival dates confirmed for the rest of the summer and will play: Route ...

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  6. Millennial Tension: FKA Twigs Arrives With the Menacing, Incandescent 'LP1'Read the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Spin

    ... d with the trip-hop revival currently taking place around the globe. Twenty years ago, bands like Massive Attack, Portishead, and Everything but

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  7. Portishead Reissuing Trip-Hop Classic 'Dummy' on VinylRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | RollingStone

    ... at Route Du Rock in St. Malo, France. Meanwhile, back in February, band member Adrian Utley told The Quietus that Portishead had finally started work on a new album, their fourth overall and first since 2008's Third . Utley noted that he and Barrow ...

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  8. The Unthanks announce homecoming gig at Newcastle City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Chronicle Live

    ... industry. Other recent work in the past year with artists as diverse as Orbital, Sting, Adrian Utley (Portishead), Martin Green (Lau), Martin Hayes, The Voice Squad, Charles Hazlewood, The Moulettes and German composer Werner Cee, has been so ...

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  9. Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters Announce 2014 TourRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | Guitar Player

    ... Fuller had been key players in fashioning the deep, dub-influenced Bristol Sound alongside Massive Attack and Portishead (and Fuller has been collaborating with Portishead's Geoff Barrow in a trio called Beak). Young Gambian multi-instrumentalist ...

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  10. Faithfull: Ex killed MorrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | CNN

    ... Earle, Anna Calvi, Tom McRae and more. Her backing band on the record features members of Cave's Bad Seeds and Portishead's Adrian Utley. She also plans on publishing a book of photos from throughout her career with autobiographical captions, ...

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  11. Marianne Faithfull: My Ex-Boyfriend Killed Jim MorrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | RollingStone

    ... Earle, Anna Calvi, Tom McRae and more. Her backing band on the record features members of Cave's Bad Seeds and Portishead's Adrian Utley. She also plans on publishing a book of photos from throughout her career with autobiographical captions, ...

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  12. The Fauns - "4AM" VideoRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Stereogum

    Bristol shoegazers the Fauns released their striking sophomore effort Lights last fall on Invada, the label run by Portishead's Geoff Barrow.

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  13. Soulful Music Innovator Angela Sheik Announces Upcoming Release...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | PR.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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  14. Soulful Music Innovator Angela Sheik Announces Upcoming Release "Home Before Dark" Due Sept. 16thRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | 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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  15. Angela Sheik to Release 'Home Before Dark' on 9/16Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | 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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  16. Perfume Genius to play one-off London gig next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | 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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  17. 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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  18. Melt! walks fine line between alt and mainstreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | 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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  19. Maude Davey in My Life in the NudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | 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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  20. Perfume Genius Announces New Lp 'Too Bright' Released September 22nd 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | 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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