Woodpigeon
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2006
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Woodpigeon

Biography

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 indifference, and Hamilton has ...

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Biography

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 indifference, and Hamilton has worked with over 700 collaborators both on record and in live performance. Live, Woodpigeon is often a solo project incorporating loops and layered vocals.

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Faithful
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As Read In The Pine Bluff Commercial (6 Music Session, 28 Feb 2013)
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As Read In The Pine Bluff Commercial (6 Music Session, 28 Feb 2013)
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Fence (6 Music Session, 28 Feb 2013)
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Fence (6 Music Session, 28 Feb 2013)
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Edinburgh (6 Music Session, 28 Feb 2013)
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Edinburgh (6 Music Session, 28 Feb 2013)
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When You Look For Trouble, Trouble Comes
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When You Look For Trouble, Trouble Comes
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Ohkoomi - 6 Music session 28/06/2011
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Ohkoomi - 6 Music session 28/06/2011
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The Secret - 6 Music session 28/06/2011
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The Secret - 6 Music session 28/06/2011
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Oberkampf - 6 Music Session 28/02/2013
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Oberkampf - 6 Music Session 28/02/2013
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Red Rover Red Rover
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Red Rover Red Rover
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Sufferin' Suckatash
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Sufferin' Suckatash
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Fence
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Fence
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Edinburgh
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Edinburgh
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As Read In The Pine Bluff Commercial
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As Read In The Pine Bluff Commercial
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Emma Et Hampus - 6Music Session 24/02/2009
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Emma Et Hampus - 6Music Session 24/02/2009
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The Saddest Music In The World - 6Music Session 24/02/2009
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The Saddest Music In The World - 6Music Session 24/02/2009
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Beth Jeans Sleepover - 6Music Session 24/02/2009
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Beth Jeans Sleepover - 6Music Session 24/02/2009
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Cities Of Weather
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Cities Of Weather
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In Praise Of The West Midlothian Bus Service
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In Praise Of The West Midlothian Bus Service
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The Secret
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The Secret
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Woodpigeon Vs Eagleowl
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Woodpigeon Vs Eagleowl
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Oberkampf
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Oberkampf
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And As the Ship Went Down You Never Looked Finer
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And As the Ship Went Down You Never Looked Finer
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If Only I Were A Painter, I'd Paint For You The Moon
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If Only I Were A Painter, I'd Paint For You The Moon
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Redbeard
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Redbeard
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Songbook - 6 Music session 05/05/2010
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Songbook - 6 Music session 05/05/2010
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Morningside - 6 Music session 05/05/2010
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Morningside - 6 Music session 05/05/2010
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Lay All Your Love on Me - 6 Music session 05/05/2010
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Lay All Your Love on Me - 6 Music session 05/05/2010
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Enchantee Janvier
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Enchantee Janvier
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Woodpigeon Biography

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 indifference, and Hamilton has worked with over 700 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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