Plants and Animals
|Plants and Animals|
Plants and Animals live, Montreal, 2010
|Origin||Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
|Members||Warren Spicer: guitar, vocals
Matthew Woodley: drums, vocals
Nicolas Basque: guitar, bass, keyboards, vocals
Plants and Animals are a Canadian indie-rock band from Montreal (featuring two members originally from Halifax, Nova Scotia) which comprises guitarist-vocalists Warren Spicer and Nic Basque and drummer-vocalist Matthew Woody Woodley. They often describe their music as post-classic rock. They are signed to Secret City Records.
Their first full-length album, Parc Avenue, was shortlisted for the 2008 Polaris Music Prize and was nominated for a 2009 Juno Award for Alternative Album of the Year; the band were also nominated for New Group of the Year.
Plants and Animals' self-titled EP was released in 2003 via Ships at Night Records.
In the fall of 2007, Plants and Animals released the four-song with/avec EP
The band released their second LP, titled La La Land, on April 20, 2010.
Their third album, The End of That, has been released on February 28, 2012.
- Plants and Animals EP (2003)
- With/Avec EP (2007)
- Parc Avenue (2008)
- La La Land (2010)
- The End of That (2012)
|2012||"Lightshow"||29||The End of That|
|"Why & Why"||36|
|"—" denotes a release that did not chart.|
Appearances in the media
"Lightshow" was featured on the soundtrack for The Lifeguard.
- Schneider, Jason (September 2007). "Interview with Plants and Animals". Exclaim.ca. Retrieved 2007-09-24.
- Craig, Lindsay (June 21, 2007). "Secret City Signs The Go! Team And Plants And Animals". Chart. Retrieved 2009-03-14.
- Bottenberg, Rupert (January 29, 2004). "Flora and phonics: The strange nature of Plants and Animals". Montreal Mirror. Retrieved 2007-09-27.
- Barclay, Michael." Plants and Animals’ Parc Life", Exclaim!, March 2008.
- Hudson, Alex. "Plants and Animals Roll Out Canadian Tour". Exclaim!, December 6, 2011.