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Simon Price, Independent on Sunday, 14 March 2004

WHEN BBC NEWS Online ran their "Sound Of 2004" survey of music biz insiders at the turn of the year, the winners – one place ahead of Franz Ferdinand – were a previously unknown trio from historic Battle in Sussex, whose USP was being a rock band without guitars.

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