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'''Beangrowers''' is one of Malta's foremost alternative rock bands, active throughout most of the 1990s and 2000s.
 
'''Beangrowers''' is one of Malta's foremost alternative rock bands, active throughout most of the 1990s and 2000s.
  
Line up: [[Alison Galea]], [[Ian Schranz]], and [[Mark Sansone]].
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The female-fronted three-piece band has become known for their unique style and infectious mixture of guitar-based pop and quirky keyboard sounds. Front-woman/lead guitarist [[Alison Galea]] is supported by band-mates [[Mark Sansone]] (bass) and [[Ian Schranz]] (drums). Beangrowers have always been defined as pop-rock that’s short, sharp and to the fuzz-guitar driven point. With a number of albums released, Beangrowers are best known in continental Europe, but have also expanded their reach to fans everywhere. Based in Berlin for a number of years, they were signed to Rough Trade's German division and built a strong fan-base while touring with the likes of Elbow, Tindersticks, Stereophonics, dEUS amongst others. Director Wim Wenders (Buena Vista Social Club, Wings of Desire) became a fan and used the song “The Priest” from their 2005 album, “Dance Dance Baby” in his film "Land of Plenty."
  
  
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* [http://www.facebook.com/pages/BEANGROWERS/13305921350 Beangrowers on Facebook]
 
* [http://www.facebook.com/pages/BEANGROWERS/13305921350 Beangrowers on Facebook]
 
* [http://beangrowers.bandcamp.com/ Beangrowers on Bandcamp] - all their albums available to listen/download
 
* [http://beangrowers.bandcamp.com/ Beangrowers on Bandcamp] - all their albums available to listen/download
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* [https://open.spotify.com/artist/7kNqUKUmdbU8J040P2NtKJ Beangrowers on Spotify]
  
 
[[Category:A-Z of the Malta Music Scene]]
 
[[Category:A-Z of the Malta Music Scene]]
 
[[Category:Musical groups from Malta]]
 
[[Category:Musical groups from Malta]]

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Beangrowers is one of Malta's foremost alternative rock bands, active throughout most of the 1990s and 2000s.

The female-fronted three-piece band has become known for their unique style and infectious mixture of guitar-based pop and quirky keyboard sounds. Front-woman/lead guitarist Alison Galea is supported by band-mates Mark Sansone (bass) and Ian Schranz (drums). Beangrowers have always been defined as pop-rock that’s short, sharp and to the fuzz-guitar driven point. With a number of albums released, Beangrowers are best known in continental Europe, but have also expanded their reach to fans everywhere. Based in Berlin for a number of years, they were signed to Rough Trade's German division and built a strong fan-base while touring with the likes of Elbow, Tindersticks, Stereophonics, dEUS amongst others. Director Wim Wenders (Buena Vista Social Club, Wings of Desire) became a fan and used the song “The Priest” from their 2005 album, “Dance Dance Baby” in his film "Land of Plenty."


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