The Pretender

by Effra

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Written by Alex Bishop, Thomas Newell and Aidan Shepherd


released January 4, 2013
Recorded and produced by Patrick Phillips at Real World Studios



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Effra London, UK

Effra are Alex Bishop (guitar), Tom Newell (fiddle, mandolin) and Aidan Shepherd (accordian). Heralding from Bath, Shrewsbury and Canterbury respectively, they met in London in 2011. Although coming from predominantly rock, classical and jazz backgrounds, a strong connection was quickly formed, and they began meeting regularly to write and develop music that shared a common ground. ... more

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