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Sleeper
Formed: 1993 in London, England
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Genre: R&B, Rap
Group Members: Andy Maclure, Diid Osman, Jon Stewart, Louise Wener
Biography: The band is composed of Louise Wener (vocals, guitar), Jon Stewart (guitar), Andy Maclure (drums), Diid Osman (bass). Wener and Stewart met at while studying politics at school in Manchester, England. Relocating to London, the two recruited Osman and Maclure and began playing Wener's original songs. ...Read full biography
The It Girl
Released: 1996
Label: Arista Contemporary
Critics' Rating:
Once again the state of things in Britain is so puzzling. London's Sleeper makes an LP twice as good as their promising but flawed Smart (killer singles and lots of filler) and receives more respect but ...Read full review
Smart [Intl. Version]
Released: 1995
Label: Arista Contemporary
Critics' Rating:
Sleeper is a British graduate of Boston's Pixies/Breeders school of edgy, noisy, sometimes claustrophobic guitar-pop, enhanced by a strong female lead. The group's enjoyable, if often unspectacular, melodies ...Read full review