Peter Elkas

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Peter Elkas
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Peter Elkas performing at the Horseshoe Tavern in Toronto, Ontario, 2007
Background information
Born (1976-07-24) July 24, 1976 (age 38)
Origin Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Genres Pop, Rock 'n' Roll
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter
Instruments Vocals, guitar, harmonica, piano
Labels New Scotland Records
Associated acts Local Rabbits, Joel Plaskett, The Joel Plaskett Emergency
Website www.peterelkas.com

Peter Elkas (born July 24, 1976 in Montreal, Quebec) is a Canadian singer-songwriter, signed to MapleMusic Recordings. He spent twelve years as part of the Montreal band Local Rabbits, with whom he started playing as a teenager.[1] He released his first solo album, Party of One, in 2004, and has opened for such artists as Ron Sexsmith, Joel Plaskett, Feist and k-os. Charlie Sexton produced Elkas' 2007 release, Wall of Fire. Along with Ian McGettigan, Elkas produced an album of all original material, 2011's Repeat Offender on New Scotland Records.

Discography[edit]

Local Rabbits[edit]

  • 1993: The Super Duper EP
  • 1994: Put on Your Snowsuit, You Are Going to Hell! (7")
  • 1995: You Can't Touch This
  • 1998: Basic Concept
  • 2001: This Is It Here We Go

Solo Albums[edit]

With Other Artists[edit]

  • 2009: Three Joel Plaskett

References[edit]

  1. ^ Keast, James (May 2007). "Joel Plaskett and Peter Elkas: Brothers in Arms". Exclaim!. Retrieved 2007-05-06. 

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