Huron (Canadian band)

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Huron
Origin Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Genres Rock
Years active 2008 (2008)–present
Labels Latent
Associated acts Lee Harvey Osmond
Website latentrecordings.com/huron
Members Cam Malcolm
Aaron Goldstein
Adam Melnick
Peter Hall

Huron is a Canadian rock band formed in January 2008 from Hamilton, Ontario.[1] Members include Aaron Goldstein, known for his session work with such bands as Cowboy Junkies,[2] and Cam Malcolm, who was previously in the band Sweet Homewreckers.[3] Drummer Pete Hall was also a founding member of A Northern Chorus.[3] The band worked with record producer Ian Blurton for their debut album, which was released on Latent Recordings in March 2010.

Reception[edit]

Writing about the debut self-titled album, critic Vish Khanna said the music "is rooted in country tones, but stands apart because of its unique amalgamation of rock riffage and pop finesse."[4] In a positive review, Graham Rockingham called it "[k]ing-size riff rock with a rootsy edge from a Hamilton band that's screaming to be heard."[5]

Members[edit]

Discography[edit]

  • 2010: Huron

References[edit]

  1. ^ Taylor, Ric (November 19, 2009). "Huron", View Magazine. Retrieved April 29, 2010.
  2. ^ Rockingham, Graham (February 25, 2010). "Catch Huron before they hit the big time", The Hamilton Spectator. Retrieved April 29, 2010.
  3. ^ a b Perlich, Tim (December 29, 2009). "Canadian Futures, Part 2: Huron, Braids, Thunderheist, We Are The City, Jon McKiel", National Post. Retrieved April 29, 2010.
  4. ^ Khanna, Vish (April 2010). "Huron: Huron", Exclaim!. Retrieved April 29, 2010.
  5. ^ Rockingham, Graham (April 1, 2010). "Huron is a band screaming to be heard", Metro News Calgary. Retrieved April 29, 2010.

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