Gatineau (band)

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Gatineau
OriginMontreal, Quebec, Canada
GenresCanadian hip hop
Years active2004 (2004)–present
LabelsLa Douve, C4
Websitegatineau.mu
MembersSéba
Capt. Keük
Burne MacPhersound
Dom HameLLL

Gatineau is a Canadian francophone hip hop band from Montreal. The band members are Séba, Capt. Keük, Burne MacPhersound and Dom HameLLL.[1]

History[edit]

Gatineau was founded in 2004.[2] By 2005, the group was performing in Quebec.[1] Their self-titled debut album, was released in 2007;[3] it won the 2008 Félix Award for Best Hip Hop Album.[4] The album was mainly hip hop, but also showed influences of rock, jazz and pop.[5] Also in 2008 the group toured in France and performed at the Quebec Summer Festival.[6][7]

Their 2011 album, Karaoké King, showed a shift to a more electronic sound.[8]

Discography[edit]

  • Lovesong N2 (2004)
  • Sur ton visage (2005)
  • E.P. L’IntégraLLL (2007)
  • Gatineau (2007)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Gatineau : Rap-Art". Voir, Olivier Robillard Laveaux 6 October 2005
  2. ^ "Gatineau Gatineau". Voir, Olivier Robillard Laveaux 18 octobre 2007
  3. ^ "L’autre hip hop québécois". Radio France Internationale"]. 15 October 2008
  4. ^ Rhéaume, Julie (March 15, 2011). "Gatineau fait tomber les masques". Showbizz.net. Retrieved April 26, 2011.
  5. ^ "Gatineau, de hip-hop à hit pop". Le Devoir, 30 November 2007 | Philippe Papineau
  6. ^ "Les plus beaux, c’est Gatineau !". Radio France Internationale 10 July 2008.
  7. ^ "Gatineau : francs-tireurs". David Cantin Le Soleil, 03 July 2008.
  8. ^ "Quand le paraître est roi". Le Devoir, 11 March 2011 |Philippe Papineau

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