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Years Active: 1995 to 2006

Genre: Electronica, Technopop

Country: United States


James Figurine
Meredith Figurine
David Figurine

Artist Bio:

From their official website Figurine creates electronic pop music perfectly poised at the transition between milleniums. Hints of 80's synth pop merge and mingle with early rave or current experimental electronics, a frantic jungle break beat is coaxed into a sweet pop structure, all while girl/boy vocals sing of love and loss in an increasingly digital world. The result is something both fresh and familiar, a soundtrack to a future where both love and technology are of primary concern. The three members of Figurine live in separate cities, meeting only several times a year to record their music. As a consequence, figurine music is mostly created through independent work, traded recordings, and long-distance correspondence. It is largely because of the spread out nature of the band that the three members also pursue individual recording and remix projects as James, Meredith, and David Figurine. David and James just recently released a split 12" on UK label Catmobile presenting some of their solo works. James also records under the name Dntel (for Phthalo and Plug Research records) and was a founding member of the now defunct emo/post-rock band Strictly Ballroom (who released a CD/LP on Waxploitation and a recent posthumous......[Read More]



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