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 Felix and All the Cats Home Page
Felix Swing Band were beloved by all of the guests, most of whom made off with one of your CDs!
The band got rave reviews from both 'regular' guests as well as brides-to-be and their mothers, who are often impossible to please and always unable to reach a consensus!
I am twenty years old and don't usually listen to bands, but I heard them play and it immediately gave me a surge of energy.

 Suffocation (band) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Suffocation is placed amongst peers such as Immolation, Incantation, and Morpheus (Descends) as being part of a genetic fragment of death metal known as "New York Death Metal", or "NYDM" for short.
Suffocation, an American death metal band, fused the predominant rhythmic styles of early death metal and grindcore, with complex song structures to start a new subgenre of music, considered brutal death metal by some.
Suffocation confirmed their intentions soon afterwards and with a line-up of Mike Smith (drums), Terrance Hobbs (guitar), Guy Marchais (guitar), Frank Mullen (vocals), and Derek Boyer (bass), the band resumed writing and rehearsals and announced that they were back to stay record a new album
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Suffocation_(band)   (587 words)

 Shellac - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
For the post-punk band featuring Steve Albini, see Shellac (band).
In actuality, shellac was obtained from an excretion of the female beetle, harvested from the bark of the trees where she deposits it to provide a sticky hold on the trunk.
Shellac is a brittle or flaky secretion of the lac insect Coccus lacca, found in the forests of Assam and Thailand.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Shellac   (465 words)

 Redemption - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Redemption is the last album from Christian band Whiteheart.
Redemption is a term in Christianity synonymous with salvation; or delivery from sins.
Redemption is a term in United States history denoting the reestablishment of conservative Democratic rule in the U.S. South following Reconstruction.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Redemption   (194 words)

 Morphine (band) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Morphine was a three-piece rock band formed in 1989 by Mark Sandman and Dana Colley in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Morphine's final studio album, The Night, was completed before Sandman's death and was subsequently released in 2000, becoming the band's most critically-acclaimed album to date.
Morphine's instrumentation was quite unusual: Saxophone (sometimes two at the same time) played by Colley [1], percussion played by Jerome Deupree and later Conway, and Sandman's own two-string slide bass and smooth vocals.
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 Landscape (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Landscape was also a British 1980's synthpop band.
Landscape painting is the depiction of a landscape, with the emphasis on large-scale, distant features rather than foreground objects.
Landscape gardening is gardening on a large or small scale, often called landscaping when practiced commercially by a landscaper.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Landscaping   (922 words)

 Info and facts on 'Khanate (band)'
The band produces songs that are often exceed the 10 minute mark, and are characterised by harsh layers of feedback combined with vocalist Alan Dubin's torturous vocals, which consist of extremely painful (to the listener - and presumably Dubin's voicebox) shrieking and screaming.
Currently the band appears to be on their rest period with O'Malley turning his attention back to Sunn O))) for the time being.
A new album should not be far away, since 2001 and 2003 saw the band's previous albums emerge.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/k/kh/khanate_(band).htm   (193 words)

 James (band) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Although the band knew these criticisms were overly harsh, they felt they needed to return to their acoustic roots to rediscover their sound, and conveniently they were invited on an acoustic tour of the US supporting Neil Young at a series of natural outdoor venues in the Autumn of that year.
James were formed in 1981 in Whalley Range, Manchester, when music enthusiast Paul Gilbertson, inspired by the post-punk bands of the era, convinced his best friend Jim Glennie to buy a bass and form a band with him.
The band spent the rest of the year recording their next album, Seven, which was finally released in February 1992, showcasing an expansion of the band’s newfound seven-piece sound to bigger levels, an album of epic arena-rock proportions.
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 Hypocrisy (band) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hypocrisy is a death metal band from Sweden.
The band's style has drifed from a traditional death metal sound on their early albums to a more melodic death metal sound later on, incorporating some elements from nu metal and thrash metal in recent years, though the band's style is far from nu metal and thrash metal.
Peter Tägtgren's experience as a producer may have also have led to the band's change in musical direction, as he is more closely involved to many other bands while producing their albums.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Hypocrisy_(band)   (378 words)

 Hair Band Radio - The best in 80's rock, metal, guitar gods, and glam.
Hair Band Radio - The best in 80's rock, metal, guitar gods, and glam.
www.hairbandradio.com   (378 words)

 Cover band - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Some cover bands, such as Richard Cheese and Lounge Against the Machine and Gregorian perform covers that are of a different music genre to the sound of the originals.
Some cover bands play material from particular decades (for example, a 1980s cover band); others (called tribute bands) focus exclusively on a single group.
Another term for cover band is 'party band'.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cover_band   (198 words)

COBRA Radar Laser Detector 10 Band 9215 Detectors
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 Boris - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Boris Grebenshchikov, a Russian singer-songwriter and the leader of the band Aquarium.
Boris Christoff, a famous Bulgarian opera singer, one of the greatest basses of the 20th century.
This is a disambiguation page: a list of articles associated with the same title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Boris   (310 words)

 Blackfoot - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Since the band was defined by place of residence, rather than by kinship, a person was free to leave one band and join another, which tended to ameliorate leadership disputes.
In practice, bands were constantly forming and breaking-up.
As well, should a band fall upon hard times, its members could split-up and join other bands.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Blackfoot   (920 words)

 Bent - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bent (Connecticut band), an all-male band in Connecticut.
Bent is also a surname, which originates from the Old English "Beonet", meaning a plain or a moor, covered with the bent-grass.
Bent (play), a 1979 play starring Richard Gere which was adapted into a movie in 1997.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bent   (161 words)

 Athena (band) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In an unprecedented result, a punk rock band finished 4th in a contest where punk was thought to be unappealing to a mass audience.
They started their musical life as a metal band, but switched to the ska genre sometime later.
Athena was formed by twin brothers Gökhan Özoğuz and Hakan Özoğuz in 1987.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Athena_(band)   (808 words)

 Ancient Order of Hibernians
Ancient Order of Hibernians - Omaha Div #1 - Ancient Order...
Ancient Order of Hibernians - Division 11 - Peabody, MA
Ancient Order of Hibernians Kent County Division #1 Rhode...
www.catholicgoldmine.com /groups/aoh.html   (808 words)

 Yazoo (band) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The group was formed in 1981, using a moniker that Alison Moyet, veteran of a number of southeast Essex based punk and rock bands, had seen on the labels of old blues albums: 'Yazoo'.
The band's output was bookended with yet another release of "Situation", accompanied by many remixes.
Yazoo (known as Yaz in the U.S.) were a short-lived English electropop duo from Basildon, Essex that had a number of top ten hits in the British charts in the early 1980s.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Yazoo_(band)   (612 words)

 Voivod (band) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Voivod is a Canadian heavy metal band formed in 1982, and reportedly the first to describe themselves as cyberpunk.
The band recorded three albums as a trio in the late 1990s with new member Eric Forrest handling both vocals and bass guitar.
The band had begun recording a new album (titled Katorz) prior to Denis D'Amour's death, and the surviving members are currently (January 2006) working on finishing this album which will feature tracks recorded by D'Amour.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Voivod_(band)   (333 words)

 Valence band - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In solids, the valence band is the highest range of electron energies where electrons are normally present at zero temperature.
Electrical conduction for more information about conduction in solids, and another description of band structure.
The hole is an empty state which allows electrons in the valence band some degree of freedom.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Valence_band   (326 words)

Underwater (band) – a band formed in the late 1990s with Jeremy Wilkins and Melissa Mileski.
Underwater, sometimes shortened as U/W, is a term describing the realm below the surface of water where the water exists in a natural feature (called a body of water), such as an ocean, sea, lake, pond, or river.
The human brain can determine the direction of sound in air by detecting small differences in the time it takes for sound waves in air to reach each of the two ears.
www.sciencedaily.com /encyclopedia/underwater   (326 words)

 Trust (band) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Trust was a famous hard rock band seen by many in its early years as the French AC/DC.
The band became increasingly criticized starting in 1983 for its less "incisive" sound and the frequent changes of drummers (Nicko McBrain, one of drummer quit the band to join Iron Maiden and release Piece Of Mind with its legendary The Trooper).
Their most successful song 'Antisocial' was covered by the American thrash metal band Anthrax on their 1988 "State of Euphoria" album (adapted to English, although a French version of the song is also available) and became one of their most popular songs and videos.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Trust_(band)   (551 words)

 TransAtlantic : TransAtlantic (band)
Though SMPTe contained the thirty-one minute opus "All of the Above", the band's second studio album, 2001 's Bridge Across Forever, finds the band flexing their muscles in the long form that Progressive Rock is known for.
The band showed their musical heritage on the live CD, presenting covers of the Beatles' "Strawberry Fields Forever", as well as Genesis 's epic "Watcher of the Skies/Firth of Fifth".
Transatlantic are a progressive rock supergroup formed in 2000 by Neal Morse[?] of Spock's Beard and Mike Portnoy[?] of Dream Theater.
www.eurofreehost.com /tr/TransAtlantic_(band).html   (551 words)

 Tragedy (band) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The band formed in 2000 and was born from the ashes of influential modern hardcore bands His Hero is Gone and Deathreat.
Tragedy's first and subsequent albums have met with critical acclaim within the DIY hardcore community, and many see the band as at the forefront of a modern hardcore renaissance of sorts.
Tragedy draw from many various early hardcore punk bands as influences, most prominently in the vein of d-beat, ranging from Discharge themselves to Japanese d-beat groups such as Deathside.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tragedy_(band)   (678 words)

 Toto - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Toto (band) is an American pop/rock group, best known for the songs "Africa" and "Rosanna".
Toto (gorilla) was a gorilla taken from the wild in the 1930's and eventually sold to the Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus.
Toto (language) is a Tibeto-Burman language spoken on the border of India and Bhutan.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Toto   (265 words)

 Thursday (band) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Thursday is a post-hardcore band from New Brunswick, New Jersey, formed in 1997.
The band released their first full-length album Waiting in 1999 on New Jersey based indie record label Eyeball Records.
Thursday emerged from the underground indie scene at the turn of the 21st century, attracting the attention of Victory Records.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Thursday_(band)   (732 words)

 Testament (band) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 2004, the band changed their lineup once again for their summer festival live appearances, and John Allen was replaced by Paul Bostaph, returning to the band for a second stint after a decade's absence.
The album was the band's most popular to date and even MTV took notice, giving the title track extensive airplay on Headbanger's Ball.
The band's follow-up album, Demonic, released in 1997, took a new approach, and found Testament experimenting with death metal.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Testament_(band)   (1067 words)

 Tadpole (band) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Tadpole is a female led New Zealand band from Auckland that formed in June 1994.
Due to being a band in a small country, Tadpole cannot be considered as a full-time entity for the members.
In February 2003 came a large upheaval to the band.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tadpole_(band)   (461 words)

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