Friday, February 17, 2006

a list of bands

Below is a list of bands I approve of after hearing at least two tracks of... it will be updated soon, and links will be added for each and every band. Bear in mind it was done a few months back, and features mostly bands on my laptop, not my CD collection. All this shall be fixed, and therefore: this may take a while...

Approved

Aberdeen City
Amandine
..And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead
Antje Duvakot
Arab Strap
Arcade Fire
Arco
Arctic Monkeys
The Arrogants
Beat Radio
Bell Orchestre
Bell X1
Ben Gibbard
Biffy Clyro
Bloc Party
Brand New
Bright Eyes
British Sea Power
Broken Social Scene
Jeff Buckley
Built To Spill
Canasta
Captain of Industry
Pelle Carlberg
The Changes
Mic Christopher
Clogs
Diane Cluck
Coldplay [ Parachutes, mainly ]
The Cold War Kids
Cordero
The Cranberries
Crowded House
The Cure
Kelly Dalton
The Decemberists
Department of Eagles
Lavender Diamond
The Diggs
The Dismemberment Plan
Dispatch
Dogs Die In Hot Cars
Dog Traders
Dolour
Paul Duncan
The Editors
Elbow
Eux Autres
The Fast Computers
Leslie Feist
Final Fantasy
The Frames
Funeral For a Friend
The Futureheads
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Jose Gonzalez
David Gray [ old stuff.. ie White Ladder, Lost Song ]
Great Lake Swimmers
The Greek Embassy
Grizzly Bear
Ed Harcourt
Harlem Shakes
Imogen Heap
Hope Of The States
Travis Hopper
Hot Hot Heat [mainly old stuff]
Hundred Reasons
Idlewild
I'm From Barcelona
Incubus
Interpol
JetPlane Landing
Jimmy Eat World
Joy Division
Junip
Kano
Kings of Convenience
Kite Operations
Last Days of April
Jens Lekman
Ted Leo
Le Sport
Jenny Lewis
Listing Ship
Little Hooks
Lost Patrol
The Lovekevins
The Lovemakers
M83
Juan Maclean
The Manic Street Preachers
Marbles
Maritime
The Mars Volta
Massive Attack
Maximo Park
Tom McRae
Mellowdrone
Malcolm Middleton
Moby [ old stuff ]
Mogwai
Morning Spy
Morning Theft
Morrissey
The Motion Sick
The Mountain Goats
Mum
Mundy
New Order
Nirvana
The Notes and Stratches
Octopus Project
Pants Yell!
Pavement
Pedro the Lion
The Pixies
Point Juncture, WA
The Postal Service
Cat Power
The Promise Ring
Radiohead
Reindeer Section
REM
Reverie Sound Revue
Damien Rice
Johnathan Rice
Rilo Kiley
Josh Ritter
Rogue Wave
The Rosebuds
Josh Rouse
The Rumble Strips
Say Anything
Say Hi To Your Mom
Scissors for Lefty
Scotland Yard Gospel Choir
Sigur Rós
The Smashing Pumpkins
Elliot Smith
The Smiths
The Snow Machines
Snow Patrol
Songs: Ohia
The Southland
Space Mtn.
Sparta
The Spill Canvas
The Spinto Band
Stars
Stereophonics [ first two albums only ]
Straylight Run
The Strokes
Sufjan Stevens
Sunny Day Real Estate
Sybris
Taking Back Sunday
Tapes and Tapes
Test-Icicles
The Unicorns
John Vanderslice
The Voom Blooms
Voxtrot
We Are Scientists
The Weather Machines
Denison Witmer
Wolf Parade

2 comments:

Tim Young said...

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Thanks

chris said...

The Catherine Wheel and Swervedriver are must haves...