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, and Hamilton has worked with over 7 collaborators both on record and in live performance. Live, Woodpigeon is often an EDM 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".

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  • 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, and Hamilton has worked with over 7 collaborators both on record and in live performance. Live, Woodpigeon is often an EDM 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. (en)
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  • The classic Woodpigeon lineup, circa 2003
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  • Boompa , End of the Road , Fierce Panda , Lirico
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  • Sandro Perri
  • Daren Powell
  • AJ Benoit
  • Annalea Sordi
  • Bartholomew Owl
  • Chris Dadge
  • Clarissa Cheong
  • Colin Cowan
  • Daniel Gaucher
  • Foon Yap
  • Joel Danielson
  • Jose Gonzales
  • Kenna Burima
  • Magali Meagher
  • Malcolm Benzie
  • Mary Margaret O'Hara
  • Michael Gratton
  • Peter Moersch
  • Scott Munro
  • Shaun Brodie
  • Shawna Kelly
  • Steve Kaye
  • Thom Gill
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  • Mark Andrew Hamilton
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  • 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, and Hamilton has worked with over 7 collaborators both on record and in live performance. Live, Woodpigeon is often an EDM 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". (en)
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  • Woodpigeon (band) (en)
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