Salpeter performing on August 25, 2008.
|Also known as||Greta Morgan|
|Born||February 12, 1988|
|Origin||Oak Brook, DuPage County, Illinois|
|Instruments||singing, keyboards, guitar, drums|
|Labels||Fueled by Ramen, Decaydance Records, Autumn Tone|
|Associated acts||Springtime Carnivore, The Hush Sound, Gold Motel|
Greta Morgan Salpeter (born February 12, 1988) is an American singer-songwriter and musician based in Los Angeles, CA. Her career began in 2005 as singer/pianist of the Chicago-based band The Hush Sound. She later formed the band Gold Motel, whose debut album was released on June 1, 2010. On November 4, 2014 she released her first solo record under the name Springtime Carnivore via Autumn Tone Records.
She began learning piano at the age of two, studying classical music. She first met guitarist/vocalist of The Hush Sound, Bob Morris in 2001. The two started playing together and created The Hush Sound, later recruiting Chris Faller on bass and Darren Wilson on drums. She began touring at age 16 with The Hush Sound.
In 2009 she began recording solo material under the name Gold Motel.
In 2014, she worked on a project called Springtime Carnivore, releasing an album of the same name.
Career and music
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- "Springtime Carnivore - Springtime Carnivore". Discogs. Retrieved 2015-12-15.
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- FueledByRamen (2008-06-09). THE HUSH SOUND / PHANTOM PLANET: Singing About Cereal. Event occurs at 1:11. Retrieved 2009-01-11.