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  1. Fascinations Grand Chorus - "Can't Make Everyone Happy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Obscure Sound

    Off the second EP from Brooklyn-based duo Fascinations Grand Chorus, "Can't Make Everyone Happy" is a stunning success that rides on soaring vocals reflecting both contemporary indie-pop and vintage girl-group allure - in that sense reminiscent of Frankie Rose or Camera Obscura's Tracyanne Campbell. Accompanying this is a very psychedelic-friendly production set, with murky guitars and charismatic twangs working around a Beach Boys-like rhythmic bounciness.

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  2. American Wrestlers Wave Goodbye to Terrible Youth With Catchy Power PopRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | The New York Observer

    ... Scotland some strong identities. World-renowned "indie pop" bands like Belle & Sebastian, The Vaselines and Camera Obscura still managed to create major chords in Glasgow, parting the clouds with a sunniness so happy-go-lucky it sounded subversive ...

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  3. Are You Ready to be Heartbroken? Lloyd Cole delivers triumphant set to packed out Tyne TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | Chronicle Live

    ... his part in shaping the future of indie (pop), without Lloyd Cole there would be no Belle and Sebastian, no Camera Obscura, and lyrically guitar-based shenanigans would be so much duller. Revisiting his vintage years, from 1983 to 1996, serves as a ...

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  4. Field Guide Riding a Wave of Feel-Good Indie RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | Dallas Observer

    ... idea and used it like this.'" Sometimes the influences are more apparent, like when they included a cover of Camera Obscura's "Books Written for Girls" as the B-side to their second single, "Filtered," at the suggestion of Colon, who wanted to pay ...

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  5. Anna Meredith wins Scottish Album of the Year Award 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Evening Times

    ... their glasses in tribute to two dearly loved figures in Scottish music, who sadly passed away last year. Camera Obscura's Carey Lander died from Osteosarcoma in October, aged only 33. She was a quiet icon in Scottish indie music, playing on four ...

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