Sackville (band)

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Sackville
Origin Montreal, Quebec
Genres Folk, rock
Years active 1994 (1994)–2001
Labels Mag Wheel, Constellation
Associated acts Hangedup
Website sackville.org
Past members Gabriel Levine
Genevieve Heistek
Eric Craven
Ian Ilavsky
Harris Newman
Pat Conan
Rob Viola

Sackville was a Montreal-based musical group that played what has been classified as country and pop,[1] although their style resembles more folk, rock and avantgarde. They formed in 1994 and recorded their first album in 1996.[2][3]

Sackville disbanded in 2001, but many members have gone on to play in other bands, including: Wild Lawns and Black Ox Orkestar (Gabriel Levine), Hangedup (Genevieve Heistek and Eric Craven), Re: and Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra & Tra-La-La Band (Ian Ilavsky), Triple Burner (Harris Newman - also solo), The Carnations (Pat Conan) and The Red and the Black, Haywood, Cherubino, The Trouble With Sweeney (Rob Viola).

Discography[edit]

Albums
  • These Last Songs (1998)[4][5]
  • Natural Life (2001)
EPs
  • Low Ebb E.P. (1996)
  • The Principles of Science (1999)[6]
Singles

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kronick, Ilana (5 February 1998). "Dont' Call Sackville a Country Band". The Gazette (Montreal: Postmedia Network Inc.). montrealgazette.com. p. C6. OCLC 300281509. 
  2. ^ Keast, James (September 1999). "The Principles of Science > Reviews > Folk & Country > Sep 1999". Exclaim! (Toronto: 1059434 Ontario Inc.). www.exclaim.ca. ISSN 1207-6600. Retrieved 17 April 2011. 
  3. ^ Keast, James (September 1999). ""Destroy, Destroy"/ "My Beautiful Bride" > Reviews > Folk & Country > Sep 1999". Exclaim! (Toronto: 1059434 Ontario Inc.). www.exclaim.ca. ISSN 1207-6600. Retrieved 17 April 2011. 
  4. ^ ""These last songs" (sound recording) / Sackville", www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/lac-bac/search/all (Ottawa: Library and Archives Canada), OCLC 79998136, AMICUS No. 20855282, retrieved 17 April 2011. 
  5. ^ "Sackville Discography". www.allmusic.com. Allmusic. Retrieved 17 April 2011. 
  6. ^ ""The principles of science" (sound recording) / Sackville", www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/lac-bac/search/all (Ottawa: Library and Archives Canada), OCLC 566852432, AMICUS No. 27160010, retrieved 17 April 2011. 

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