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A Silent Film are an English alternative rock band from Oxford.
Against Me! is an American punk rock band formed in 1997 in Gainesville, Florida, by singer and guitarist Laura Jane Grace.
Algiers (الجزائر al-Jazā’er, ⴷⵣⴰⵢⴻ, Alger) is the capital and largest city of Algeria.
Alternative Distribution Alliance is a music distribution company owned by Warner Music Group, which represents the rights to various independent record labels.
BBC Radio 1 is a British radio station operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation which also broadcasts internationally, specialising in modern and current popular music and chart hits throughout the day. Radio 1 provides alternative genres after 7pm, including electronic dance, hip hop, rock, indie or interviews. It was launched in 1967 to meet the demand for music generated by pirate radio stations, when the average age of the UK population was 27. The BBC claim that they target the 1529 age group, and the average age of its UK audience since 2009 is 30. BBC Radio 1 started 24-hour broadcasting on 1 May 1991.
Beans On Toast is the stage name of British folk singer Jay McAllister from Braintree, Essex, who rose to prominence out of the UK folk scene in 2005.
Ben Marwood is a singer-songwriter from the English town of Reading.
Billy Pettinger (born February 1, 1982) is a Canadian-born singer and songwriter who performs under the moniker Billy the Kid.
Cheap Girls were an American rock band from Lansing, Michigan.
Chris T-T (born Christopher Thorpe-Tracey, 16 September 1974) is a retired English singer/songwriter based in Brighton.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Counterfeit (stylised as COUNTERFEIT.) are an English punk rock band from London, England, formed in 2015, consisting of lead vocalist and guitarist Jamie Campbell Bower, guitarists Tristan Marmont and Sam Bower, bassist Roland Johnson and drummer James Craig.
Dartz! (often stylized as DARTZ!) were a Math rock group from Middlesbrough in North East England (UK) who formed at the beginning of 2005.
Dive Dive are a British rock band, composed of Jamie Stuart (guitar and vocals), Ben Lloyd (guitar and vocals), Nigel Powell (drums and vocals) and Tarrant Anderson (bass guitar).
Folk music includes both traditional music and the genre that evolved from it during the 20th century folk revival.
Francis Edward "Frank" Turner (born 28 December 1981) is an English folk singer-songwriter from Meonstoke, Hampshire.
Future of the Left are a Welsh alternative rock band based in Cardiff.
Glossary is an American rock band from Murfreesboro, Tennessee that formed in 1997.
God Fires Man was an American rock band that formed in the summer 2006 in Brooklyn, New York.
HalfNoise (often stylized as HALFNOISE) is the musical project of Zac Farro, drummer of the American rock band Paramore.
Huw Stephens (born 25 May 1981) is a Welsh radio presenter currently broadcasting shows on BBC Radio 1 and on BBC Radio Cymru.
An independent record label (or indie label) is a record label that operates without the funding of or outside major record labels.
Jonah Rzadzinski Matranga (born Jonah Sonz Matranga, August 11, 1969, Brookline, Massachusetts) is a singer, songwriter, and guitarist who has released a variety of solo material under his own name and onelinedrawing, and has previously been part of the bands Far and New End Original (an anagram of "onelinedrawing") and Gratitude.
Kieran Leonard, also known as Saint Leonard and Saint Leonard's Horses, is a British musician, singer, songwriter, guitarist and writer.
Lights Action were a British rock quintet from London/Oxford/Chelmsford made up of Patrick Currier (vocals), Karl Bareham (guitar), Chris Moorhead (guitar/keyboards), Alex Leeder (bass) and Steven Durham (drums).
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London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Möngöl Hörde is an English hardcore punk band formed in 2012.
Million Dead were a post-hardcore band from London, England, active between 2000 and 2005.
My Luminaries were a British alternative rock band, formed in London and comprising singer/songwriter James Ewers, Guitarist Dylan Perryman, Bassist Saul Perryman and drummer Sam Stopford.
My Vitriol are a British alternative rock band, formed in 1999 in London.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Northcote, moniker of musician Matthew Daniel Goud (born May 17, 1985), is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and guitarist.
Oxygen Thief is a solo musical project based in the city of Bristol.
Since 1988, Proper Music Distribution has grown to become the largest totally independent distributor in the UK, with annual sales of over £25million.
Recreation is an activity of leisure, leisure being discretionary time.
Reuben are an English three-piece musical group from Camberley, Surrey.
Rob Lynch (born 1 May 1986) is an English singer-songwriter formerly known as Lost On Campus.
Rock music is a broad genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the early 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and in the United States.
Six Going On Seven was a indie rock band from Boston, Massachusetts.
Skinny Lister are a British folk band formed in London in 2009.
Sonic Boom Six (often shortened to SB6) are a five-piece band from Manchester, United Kingdom.
Sony Music Entertainment (SME) is a Japanese-owned global music conglomerate owned by Sony and incorporated as a general partnership of Sony Music Holdings Inc. through Sony Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America. (in Japanese), Sony Corporation The company was first founded in 1929 as American Record Corporation and renamed Columbia Recording Corporation in 1938, following its acquisition by the Columbia Broadcasting System. In 1966, the company was reorganized to become CBS Records, and Sony Corporation bought the company in 1988, renaming it under its current name in 1991. In 2004, Sony and Bertelsmann established a 50-50 joint venture called Sony BMG Music Entertainment, which transferred the businesses of Sony Music and Bertelsmann Music Group into one entity. However, in 2008, Sony acquired Bertelsmann's stake, and the company reverted to the SME name shortly after; the buyout allowed Sony to acquire all of BMG's labels, including former Columbia Pictures subsidiary Arista Records as well as RCA Records, and led to the dissolution of BMG, which instead relaunched as BMG Rights Management. Sony Music Entertainment is the second largest of the "Big Three" record companies in the world, behind Universal Music Group (UMG) and ahead of Warner Music Group (WMG). Sony's music publishing division is the world's largest music publisher after the acquisition of EMI. It also owns SYCO Entertainment, which operates some of the world's most successful reality TV format including Got Talent and The X Factor.
Stapleton is an independent rock band who come from Glasgow.
Sucioperro (pronounced "sooch-ee-oh-per-oh") are a Scottish rock band from Ayr, South Ayrshire, formed in 2002. The band's name is a rough translation in Spanish meaning Dirty Filthy Dog.
The Maybes? were an English indie rock band from Liverpool.
The Rifles are an English indie rock band from Chingford, London.
This Et Al were an English alternative rock band, from Leeds and Bradford, West Yorkshire.
To Kill A King are a British rock band currently based in London.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
Wembley Arena (originally the Empire Pool and, since 1 July 2014, currently known as The SSE Arena, Wembley for sponsorship reasons) is an indoor arena in Wembley, London.
Will Varley is a British folk singer and co-founder of the arts collective Smugglers Records.
This is a list of notable events in music that took place in the year 2003.
The 2011 England riots occurred between 6 and 11 August 2011, when thousands of people rioted in several London boroughs and in cities and towns across England.
The 2012 Summer Olympics, formally the Games of the XXX Olympiad and commonly known as London 2012, was an international multi-sport event that was held from 27 July to 12 August 2012 in London, United Kingdom.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.