A Northern Chorus

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A Northern Chorus
Origin Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Genres Space rock
Folk music
Years active 1999–2008
Labels Sonic Unyon
Website www.sonicunyon.com/anorthernchorus
Members Stu Livingstone
Pete Hall
Alex McMaster
Owen Davies
Craig Halliday
Erin Aurich
Graham Walsh
Past members Dan Jagt
Julie (MacDonald) Fader
Sarah MacGregor
Mark Raymond
Marshall Bureau
Steve Hesselink

A Northern Chorus was a Canadian band from Hamilton, Ontario.


The band was formed in 1999 after the breakup of Stu Livingstone and Pete Hall's previous band, Datura Dream Defered.[1] They have released four records on the Sonic Unyon label, Before We All Go To Pieces, Spirit Flags, Bitter Hands Resign, and The Millions Too Many. Before We All Go To Pieces was originally released by Black Mountain Music. The band has toured both nationally in Canada and internationally in the United States several times.[1][2]

The band announced the end of their career in May 2008 with two final shows scheduled on June 27 (Horseshoe Tavern, Toronto) and June 28 (Hamilton), 2008.[3]

In August 2011, the band reunited its Millions Too Many lineup to play two shows in Toronto and Hamilton, Ontario. In June 2014, they reunited once again to play a show in Hamilton.




  • Before We All Go to Pieces (2001)
  • Spirit Flags (May 20, 2003)
  • Bitter Hands Resign (May 3, 2005)
  • The Millions Too Many (March 20, 2007)


  1. ^ a b Biography. Allmusic.com.
  2. ^ A Northern Chorus to Tour North and South Archived May 11, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.. Pitchfork Media. Accessed May 11, 2007.
  3. ^ A Northern Chorus at Sonic Unyon Archived August 30, 2005, at the Wayback Machine.

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