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Tortoise

Tortoise

Tortoise's almost entirely instrumental music defies easy categorization. The group gained significant attention from their early career. The members have roots in Chicago's fertile music scene, playing in various indie rock and punk groups. Tortoise was among the first American indie rock bands to incorporate styles closer to krautrock, dub, minimalism, electronica and various jazz styles, rather than the standard rock and roll and punk that had dominated indie rock for years.

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In Sarah, Mencken, Christ, And Beethoven There Were Women And Men

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Ry Cooder

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Swung From The Gutters

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It's All Around You

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The Suspension Bridge At Iguazú Falls

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Ten-Day Interval

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I Set My Face To The Hillside

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Four-Day Interval

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The Equator

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Jetty

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A Simple Way to Go Faster Than Light That Does Not Work

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Almost Always Is Nearly Enough

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TNT

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