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The Man From Ravcon: Another World

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The Man From RavCon, aka Mike Brown, fuses new and old ambient-electronic techniques, phrasings and textures with tight rock grooves amid his gifts as a supreme melody-maker. Based in Charlotte, NC., he was a member of a power-pop unit known as The Ravelers. Brown is a multi-instrumentalist who unleashes his third solo venture with an enticing mix of works that straddle various rock and electronics-centric offshoots with radio-friendly tunes, accentuating his insightful composing skills. Brown's catchy hooks and ...