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    Sloan

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    Genre:Indie, Rock
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    Albums:14
    Songs:157

    Most Popular Songs (more)

    1Living The Dream lyrics
    2All By Ourselves lyrics
    3I've Gotta Know lyrics
    4Another Way I Could Do It lyrics
    5Raspberry lyrics
    6Keep On Thinkin' lyrics
    7Can't You Figure It Out? lyrics
    8Will You Ever Love Me Again? lyrics
    9If I Could Change Your Mind lyrics
    10What's There To Decide? lyrics

    Most Popular Albums (more)

    1One Chord to Another [1996]
    2A Sides Win: Singles 1992-2005 [2005]
    3Smeared [1993]
    4Navy Blues [1998]
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    Pretty Together [2001]
    6Twice Removed [1994]
    7Never Hear The End Of It [2006]
    8The Party Album
    9Commonwealth
    10Between The Bridges [1999]

    Biography

    To many, 1991's Sloan is one of today's quintessential Canadian bands, as cliche as it might sound. Since their debut EP Peppermint in1992, the fab four - Halifax natives, now relocated to Toronto - have forged a distinct niche for themselves in the Canadian scene. The outfit includes Jay Ferguson and Patrick Pentland on guitar, Chris Murphy on bass, and Andrew Scott on drums; each have their own unique songwriting voice and style, each contribute equally.

    Sloan's humble beginnings with the aforementioned EP led them to a signing with David Geffen, where they released Smeared that same year. Following that album and hailed as "Canada's Nirvana," they took a sharp turn with Twice Removed (1994) and never looked back. Twice Removed has consistently been voted one of Canada's favorite albums beating out the like's of Joni Mitchell's Blue and Neil Young's Harvest Moon. With an impressive catalogue of records now under their belts, the latest being Parallel Play (released in June 2008), Sloan shows no sign of slowing down; their energetic power-pop numbers will continue to draw in fans the world over as long as the Murphy can still manage a scissor kick.

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