Mogwai
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1995
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Mogwai Biography (Wikipedia)

Mogwai are a Scottish post-rock band, formed in 1995 in Glasgow. The band consists of Stuart Braithwaite (guitar, vocals), Barry Burns (guitar, piano, synthesizer, vocals), Dominic Aitchison (bass guitar), and Martin Bulloch (drums). The band typically compose lengthy guitar-based instrumental pieces that feature dynamic contrast, melodic bass guitar lines, and heavy use of distortion and effects. The band were for several years signed to Glasgow label Chemikal Underground, and have been distributed by different labels such as Matador in the US and Play It Again Sam in the UK, but now use their own label Rock Action Records in the UK, and Sub Pop in North America. The band were frequently championed by John Peel from their early days, and recorded seven Peel Sessions between 1996 and 2004. Peel also recorded a brief introduction for the compilation Government Commissions: BBC Sessions 1996–2003.

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This Messiah Needs Watching (6 Music Session, 20 Feb 2013)
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This Messiah Needs Watching (6 Music Session, 20 Feb 2013)
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Relative Hysteria (6 Music Session, 20 Feb 2013)
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Relative Hysteria (6 Music Session, 20 Feb 2013)
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Spoon Test (Radio 1 Session, 23 Aug 1998)
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Spoon Test (Radio 1 Session, 23 Aug 1998)
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Rollerball (Radio 1 Session, 23 Aug 1998)
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Rollerball (Radio 1 Session, 23 Aug 1998)
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Country (Radio 1 Session, 23 Aug 1998)
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Country (Radio 1 Session, 23 Aug 1998)
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I'm Jim Morrison, I'm Dead
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I'm Jim Morrison, I'm Dead
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Hunted By A Freak - Glastonbury 2003
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Hunted By A Freak - Glastonbury 2003
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Kids Will Be Skeletons - Glastonbury 2003
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Kids Will Be Skeletons - Glastonbury 2003
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2 Rights Make 1 Wrong - Glastonbury 2003
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2 Rights Make 1 Wrong - Glastonbury 2003
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Mexican Grand Prix (6 Music Festival 2015)
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Mexican Grand Prix (6 Music Festival 2015)
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