The Cavalcade are an indie pop band from the rain-swept town of Preston in the north of England, inspired by bands such as Felt, The Clientele and The Field Mice. Formed in 2009, they released their debut EP, Meet You In The Rain, in May of that year. They signed to Pebble Records at the end of 2009, who will be releasing their debut album Many Moons in the summer of 2010.
Calvin Johnson is a guitarist, vocalist and founding member of the bands Cool Rays, Beat Happening, The Go-Team, Dub Narcotic Sound System, and The Halo Benders. He is known for his uniquely deep, droning singing voice. Johnson was born in Olympia, Washington.
He has worked with Beck, Heavenly, The Microphones, Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, and Built to Spill among others. He has also produced recordings by many bands.
A01 The Five Year Plan & Choo Choo Train - Pumpin' for Jill
A02 The Close Lobsters - Paper Thin Hotel
A03 The Wedding Present - Don't Dictate
A04 St Christopher - If I Could Capture
A05 The Groove Farm - Just a Silly Phase I'm Going Through
A06 The Brilliant Corners - Where Are the Supremes Tonight
A07 Cud - Strange Kind of Love (live)
A08 The Driscolls - Time for Change
A09 The Family - Shine a Light
B01 Mega City 4 - Honestly
B02 Mousefolk - Where is David Tonight
B03 Jesse Garon & The Desperadoes - Untitled
B04 Benny Profane - Maureen
B05 Heavenly - And the Birds Aren't Singing
B06 Bob - Daymaker Part 2 (Remix)
B07 The Golden Dawn - No Reason Why
B08 The Darling Buds - Shame On You (Slightlydelic Mix)
Beat Happening was a seminal indie rock band which formed in 1982 in Olympia, Washington, United States. They consisted of Calvin Johnson (vocals, guitar), Bret Lunsford (guitar, drums) and Heather Lewis (drums, guitar, vocals).