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PATRICK WATSON


BIO: Patrick Watson is a Canadian singer-songwriter from Montreal, Quebec. It also refers to the eponymous band formed by Watson, whose blend of cabaret pop and classical music influences with indie rock has been compared to Rufus Wainwright, Andrew Bird, Nick Drake, Jeff Buckley and Pink Floyd for its experimental musicianship. Patrick Watson's album Close to Paradise was awarded the Polaris Music Prize in 2007.

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Patrick Watson Unveils New Video For 'Can't Stop Staring At The Sun' Photo Patrick Watson Unveils New Video For 'Can't Stop Staring At The Sun'
by TV News Desk - July 22, 2021

A Mermaid in Lisbon, which came out in May, is the latest release by Patrick Watson, featuring Teresa Salgueiro and the Attacca Quartet. ...
SummerStage Anywhere Announces Live Stream Series with Amazon Music Photo SummerStage Anywhere Announces Live Stream Series with Amazon Music
by Sarah Jae Leiber - August 25, 2020

Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage Anywhere is thrilled to announce a live stream series with Amazon Music. ...
Jenny Banai Releases New Single 'Paper Plain' Off Upcoming Sophomore Album COUCHWALKE Photo Jenny Banai Releases New Single 'Paper Plain' Off Upcoming Sophomore Album COUCHWALKER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - August 24, 2020

Vancouver songwriter Jenny Banai released her latest single, 'Paper Plain,' off her upcoming sophomore album, couchwalker, due September 17. ...
SummerStage Anywhere Announces July & August Daily Program Schedule Photo SummerStage Anywhere Announces July & August Daily Program Schedule
by Kaitlin Milligan - July 01, 2020

Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage is thrilled to announce the continuation of its free digital series SummerStage Anywhere. The platform will offer one-of-a-kind digital arts content daily kicking off the week of July 6th. ...
Alessia Cara, Tory Lanez & More Nominated for the 2020 JUNO Awards Photo Alessia Cara, Tory Lanez & More Nominated for the 2020 JUNO Awards
by Kaitlin Milligan - January 28, 2020

The nominees for the 49th Annual JUNO Awards were announced today by The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) at a press conference attended by media and industry notables at the Canadian Broadcasting Centre (CBC), in downtown Toronto. JUNO Week 2020, hosted in Saskatoon, SK, will...
Patrick Watson Debuts Live Video of 'Look At You' Photo Patrick Watson Debuts Live Video of 'Look At You'
by Kaitlin Milligan - January 23, 2020

Canadian artist Patrick Watson debuts a live video of “Look At You” today, which was recorded during his sold-out show at Mtelus in Montreal, Quebec. The song appears on Watson's album, Wave, which is out now on Domino / Secret City (Canada)....
Charlotte Spiral Shares New Single 'Only Place I Know' Photo Charlotte Spiral Shares New Single 'Only Place I Know'
by Kaitlin Milligan - January 15, 2020

London-based duo Charlotte Spiral today reveal 'Only Place I Know', the second track to be taken from their debut EP Ideal Life. The EP is due for release 7 February 2020 via Chapped Lips....
Patrick Watson to Release New Album WAVE on October 18 Photo Patrick Watson to Release New Album WAVE on October 18
by Kaitlin Milligan - September 05, 2019

Wave, the new album from Canadian artist Patrick Watson, arrives on October 18 viaDomino (worldwide excluding Canada) / Secret City (Canada). Wave is the follow-up to Watson's acclaimed 2015 album Love Songs for Robots—NPR Music proclaimed its “shimmery ballads never lack emotion or intimacy,” while...