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Dutch Uncles

Manchester, England "math-pop" quintet Dutch Uncles feature singer/pianist Duncan Wallis, guitarists Pete Broadhead and Daniel Spedding, bassist Robin Richards, and drummer Andy Proudfoot. After playing together in college, they officially became Dutch Uncles in 2008, drawing inspiration from influences as eclectic as Steve Reich and XTC. Their first show was taped by local television station Channel M; a recording of the gig made its way to Tapete Records, who signed the band and had them record their debut in a studio in a Hamburg warehouse. Late in 2008, Dutch Uncles' debut single, Face In, which was produced by Gareth Parton, arrived a few months before the band's self-titled debut album. They returned in 2010 with the single Ink on the Love & Disaster imprint before signing to Memphis Industries, who released Dutch Uncles' second album, Cadenza, the following April. After performing at the Bestival and Latitude festivals in 2011 and supporting the Wild Beasts on a tour of Europe and the U.K., the band began recording its third album. The 2012 single Fester offered the first taste of Dutch Uncles' more polished, streamlined direction on Out of Touch in the Wild, which arrived in early 2013. The group returned in 2015 with O Shudder, a set of songs about a "twentysomething everyman" that drew inspiration from the Blue Nile, Prefab Sprout and Igor Stravinsky. ~ Heather Phares
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  1.   Song
  2.   Bellio
  3.   Flexxin
  4.   X-O
  5.   Phaedra
  6.   The Rub
  7.   Fester
  8.   Don't Sit Back (Frankie Said)
  9.   Upsilon
  10.   Be Right Back
  11.   Tidal Weight
  12.   Sting
  13.   Given Thing
  14.   OCDUC
  15.   Realm
  16.   Babymaking
  17.   Brio
  18.   Nometo
  19.   Zug Zwang
  20.   The Ink
  21.   Cadenza
  22.   Zalo
  23.   Decided Knowledge
  24.   Dressage
  25.   In N Out
  26.   Fragrant
  27.   Accelerate
  28.   Dolli
  29.   Threads
  30.   I Should Have Read
  31.   Orval
  32.   Drips
  33.   Pondage
  34.   Godboy
  35.   Doppelgänger
  36.   Face In
  37.   Feargoo
  38.   I Owe Someone for Everything
  39.   Jetson
  40.   Loved Rat
  41.   Steadycam
  42.   Takeover
  43.   Twelfth
  44.   Wild St.
  45.   Babymaking by Dutch Uncles
  46.   Upsilon by Dutch Uncles
  47.   Decided Knowledge by Dutch Uncles
  48.   In n Out by Dutch Uncles

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