Woodpigeon are an indie pop collective originally founded in Calgary, Alberta, led by and performing the songs of Mark Andrew Hamilton. To date, Woodpigeon have released six studio albums, and a number of EPs to critical acclaim, and Hamilton has worked with over 70 collaborators both on record and in live performance. Live, Woodpigeon is often a solo project incorporating loops and layered vocals.
When asked about the band's name, Hamilton explains: "I've always been in love with the word Woodpigeon for as long as I can remember. When you write it in cursive, it looks like a rollercoaster".
The band's sound has been compared to Sufjan Stevens, Grizzly Bear, Kiss, Camera Obscura, Simon & Garfunkel, and Belle & Sebastian, amongst others. Band leader Mark Hamilton's main lyrical influence is The Kinks.
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Альбомы и синглы:
- A Given [25.09.2006, макси-сингл]
- Songbook [31.10.2006, альбом]
- Houndstooth [07.05.2007, макси-сингл]
- Treasury Library Canada [01.08.2008, альбом]
- Die Stadt Muzikanten [12.01.2010, альбом]
- Spirehouse [10.04.2010, макси-сингл]
- Our Love Is as Tall as the Calgary Tower [21.09.2010, макси-сингл]
- For Paolo [23.01.2012, макси-сингл]
- Thumbtacks and Glue [25.02.2013, альбом]
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