Listening Station: At Least Two-Thirds Of This Band’s Name Is Accurate

Oct 16th, 2006 // 2 Comments

imitation.jpgCome on, music-blogosphere! Why so little love for Imitation Electric Piano? Not only are they from the U.K., but they have a cute female singer, a fey-but-fierce electro-pop sound, and a new record on Drag City. They’re just the kind of band you guys usually go coconuts for, so get with the program! Pip pip!

Imitation Electric Piano – For The Best [MP3, link expired]
Imitation Electric Piano – Come Into Force [MP3, link expired]
Imitation Electric Piano [MySpace]

  1. k8

    Well, I can’t speak for anyone else, but for me, fey-but-fierce fails when your lead singer conjures up sound memories of the vocal flutterings of that nymph Julia Louis-Dreyfus got turned into just before the set choral piece in the 80s movie Troll. Too much “fairy flava”, as one 80s site puts it:

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