Grizzly Bear

Formed 2004.
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Ed Droste of Grizzly Bear joins Radcliffe and Maconie

Brooklyn-based band Grizzly Bear member Ed Droste pops in for a mid-tour chat.

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Biography

Grizzly Bear is an American rock band from Brooklyn, New York, formed in 2002. The band consists of Edward Droste (vocals, keyboards, omnichord), Daniel Rossen (vocals, guitar, banjo, keyboards), Chris Taylor (bass, backing vocals, various instruments, producer) and Christopher Bear (drums, backing vocals).

The band employs traditional and electronic instruments. Their sound has been categorized as psychedelic pop, folk rock, and experimental, and is dominated by the use of vocal harmonies. The band is one of the few non-electronic artists signed to Warp Records.

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BBC Reviews

  1. Review of Shields

    Shields 2012

    Reviewed by Wyndham Wallace
    Brooklyn four-piece make a long-awaited, welcome return.
  2. Review of Veckatimest

    Veckatimest 2009

    Reviewed by Chris White
    A serious contender as the US alternative album of the year.