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Post your favorite local bands/artists.

Last posted Nov 05, 2009 at 03:03PM EST. Added Nov 02, 2009 at 10:19PM EST
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We’ve already had a “where are you from” thread, and a couple “what kind of music do you like” threads.

This time around, post your favorite bands/artists from your hometown.

city: Minneapolis
artist: Har Mar Superstar



Nov 02, 2009 at 10:19PM EST
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For me, it would definitely be this band, no doubt about it:

City: Winnipeg
Band: Bachman Turner Overdrive




Nov 02, 2009 at 10:28PM EST
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hard to say if it’s “favorite” but definitely approve:

city: brooklyn
band: ninjasonik

“your frames are big”



Nov 02, 2009 at 10:53PM EST
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City: New York (They’re from upstate though)
Band: Gandalf Murphy and the Slambovian Circus of Dreams
This band is also really local for me because of the kind of thing in this video. They play an awesome dance set at this festival I go to, and they’ve also come to embody the festival.




City: Brookyln (Though they’re based in Atlanta now, they started here)
Band: Girlyman




Also: MGMT is from here too

City: Brooklyn
Band: MGMT




I also get bonus points for being at all three of those live shows I posted ;)

Nov 03, 2009 at 01:46AM EST
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City: Halifax
Band: April Wine




@Jostin

BTO is my favourite band ever, man.

Nov 03, 2009 at 05:47AM EST
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City: Kitee Finland
Band: Nightwish




yeah old vid but it’s the gig in hometown…

Nov 03, 2009 at 11:25AM EST
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I was listening to the radio when I realized I forgot Sloan and Wintersleep.

City:Halifax

Sloan



Wintersleep



I’m really enjoying this thread.

Nov 03, 2009 at 01:47PM EST
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Oh, we’re allowed to supply more than one band? Well, here are a few others I like:

City: Winnipeg

Band: The Guess Who




Band: Harlequin




I also have a lot of favorite bands from my home country but since you won’t understand most of their songs anyways, I’ll just list some of them down. You can check them out if your curious or just plain bored:

- Parokya ni Edgar
- Bamboo
- Eraserheads
- Itchyworms
- Kamikazee
- Chicosci
- Siakol
- Wolfgang
- Juan Dela Cruz Band

… and here’s a video of an instrumental song performed by a famous performer named Wally Gonzales just to hook you guys a little (couldn’t find a better video, sorry):




Nov 03, 2009 at 06:06PM EST
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City: San Francisco
Artist: Unwoman
http://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=unwoman&search_type=&aq=f
She’s somewhat electronica, somewhat classical cellist/synth/piano/vocalist. And in honor of it being November 5th, I will post the home video she did covering the song from V For Vendetta.




Nov 05, 2009 at 10:43AM EST
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@Skank is a lie. Less thank jake is from Gainsville actually not Tampa lol

City:Miami
Band:Against all authority



Nov 05, 2009 at 01:06PM EST
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I know it’s not a contest, but Jamie wins.

Everything that F.A.T. touches is pure awesome.

Nov 05, 2009 at 03:03PM EST
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