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Grizzly Bear

  1. 1. Grizzly Bear<br />
  2. 2. Group Members<br />Edward Droste- vocals, keyboard, omnicord, keyboard.<br />Daniel Rossen-vocals, guitar, keyboards<br />Chris Taylor- bass, backing vocals, various instruments, producer<br />Christopher Bear- drums, backing vocals)<br />
  3. 3. About<br />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. <br />
  4. 4. Singles<br />"On a Neck, On a Spit" (August 21, 2006) <br />"Knife" (May 21, 2007) <br />"Live On KCRW" (April 18, 2009) <br />"Two Weeks" (May 12, 2009) <br />"While You Wait for the Others” (August 31, 2009) <br />"Cheerleader" (2009) <br />
  5. 5. Videos<br />http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Puph1hejMQE<br />
  6. 6. Horn of plenty - 2004<br />Yellow house - 2006<br />Albums…<br />Veckatimest - 2009<br />Friend - 2007<br />Sorry for the delay - 2006<br />
  7. 7. Upcoming Events… <br />Upcoming Shows<br />8 Mar 201020:00The SageGateshead9<br /> Mar 201020:00[SOLD OUT] The Queen’s HallEdinburgh11 <br />Mar 201020:00[SOLD OUT] Corn ExchangeBrighton12 Mar 201020:00Warwick Arts CentreCoventry<br />13 Mar 201020:00[SOLD OUT] RoundhouseLondon, London and South East <br />14 Mar 201020:00[SOLD OUT] RoundhouseLondon<br />16 Apr 201011:00CoachellaIndio, California<br />26 May 201021:00Coliseu dos RecreiosLisbon<br />27 May 201021:00Coliseu do PortoPorto<br />
  8. 8. The Name<br />"It was just like doing a little home project, and I thought "oh, this is fun, I’m just going to call this stuff Grizzly Bear…it was actually just a nickname for an old boyfriend of mine."<br />
  9. 9. Collaborations and notable appearances<br />In the summer of 2009 Jay-Z and Beyonce Knowles attended the band's show at East River State Park in New York City. Jay-Z praised the band as "incredible," claiming that "what the indie rock movement is doing right now is very inspiring" hoping that it would "push hip-hop to go even further." <br />January 28, 2010 - The song "Foreground" was featured on an episode of Skins.<br />February 7, 2010 - "Two Weeks" was featured in a Peugeot commercial.<br />The band opened for Radiohead on the second leg of their North American tour of summer 2008.<br />Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood spoke of his love for Grizzly Bear, on stage, calling them his favourite band<br />Veckatimest made many Top Album lists for 2009 (#1 Wall Street Journal, #4 Pitchfork, #6 New York Times, #8 Time)<br />
  10. 10. The band…<br />

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