HOMETOWN: Montreal, Canada
LATEST PLATTER: Set Yourself on Fire (Arts & Crafts)
TELLING MYSPACE COMMENT: "ur music is my life" (Court aka Kashi)
FURTHER STUDY: arts-crafts.ca/stars
WHY YOU CARE: Exquisitely warm and lush love songs hint at a bevy of sophisticated influences which gently bubble up to the surface of clever arrangements and fertile instrumentation. The soft revolution is thankfully raging strong in Canada. With members of Broken Social Scene.
NOTABLE QUOTE:"In Francophone culture, the song is the way people in society express their feelings, even in a schmaltzy, completely sincere way." (Torquil Campbell, vocals)