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The Pastels

The Pastels has been played on NTS shows including Corticeps w/ Minus Kendal, with Been So Long first played on 6 November 2022.

Although virtually unknown outside of indie rock circles, the Pastels were one of the most inspirational and enduring groups of the genre, in their early days spearheading a movement toward a renewed sense of wistful musical primitivism and willful naivete known variously as "shambling" and "anorak pop." In addition, their influence helped bring international notice to a resurgent Scottish musical community, with frontman Stephen Pastel's legendary 53rd and 3rd label helping to launch the careers of bands including the Jesus & Mary…

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Been So Long
The Pastels
Mascot Records1957
Been So Long
The PastelsMascot Records1957
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