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    Bath, England's the Heavy draw influence from funk, soul, hip-hop, and the gritty garage rock of the Sonics. Guitarist Dan Taylor and vocalist Kelvin Swaby became friends in the 1990s, bonding over a shared appreciation for vintage R&B and Jim Jarmusch films. Joined by bassist Spencer Page, drummer Chris Ellul, and keyboardist Hannah Collins, the two launched their own act -- the Heavy -- combining Taylor's distorted guitars with lo-fi samples, horn riffs, stomping percussion, and soulful, Prince-styled vocals. The photogenic band made its studio debut in 2007, releasing sever... Read more

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