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Pepper Rabbit

Los Angeles pop duo Pepper Rabbit-- consisting of multi-instrumentalists Xander Singh and Luc Laurent-- fashion lush, playful soundscapes out of a rich variety of musical sources, from horns and strings to vintage analog synthesizers. Named for one of Singh's short-lived pets, Pepper Rabbit were formed after Xander spent several years pursuing a solo career, releasing an album, Whik, in 2006. During a visit to Boston, Singh was introduced to Luc Laurent via a mutual friend, and they discovered they were musically simpatico. Singh went to New Orleans to record an album, and Laurent tagged along to help out in the studio; before long, what began as a solo project evolved into the first Pepper Rabbit album, 2010's Beauregard. The album received enthusiastic reviews, and after Laurent settled in Los Angeles after completing school in Boston, Pepper Rabbit began playing frequently along the West Coast and periodically touring the rest of the country, both as a headliner and opening for Ra Ra Riot, Givers, Passion Pit, and Miniature Tigers. (On the road, Pepper Rabbit were sometimes joined by a third multi-instrumentalist, Jonathan Allen, who helped the duo re-create its studio sound on-stage.) In 2011, during downtime from the road, Pepper Rabbit issued an EP, Rose Mary Stretch, and in August of the same year, they released their second full-length project, Red Velvet Snow Ball. Recorded at a studio in Washington with additional work done in Singh's home studio, Red Velvet Snow Ball was released through the Brooklyn-based indie label Kanine Records. ~ Mark Deming
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  1.   Song
  2.   Murder Room
  3.   Lake House
  4.   Rose Mary Stretch
  5.   Dance Card
  6.   Reprise
  7.   Red Wine
  8.   Send In The Horns
  9.   The Annexation of Puerto Rico
  10.   Harvest Moon
  11.   Song For A Pump Organ
  12.   Snowalker
  13.   Babette!
  14.   Clarinet Song
  15.   Gold Skull
  16.   In Search of Simon Birch
  17.   Tiny Fingers
  18.   Older Brother
  19.   Allison
  20.   The Ballad of Alessandro Moreschi
  21.   Family Planning
  22.   In the Spirit of Beauregard
  23.   Three
  24.   None Shall Sleep

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