Jeremy Ylvisaker

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Jeremy Ylvisaker
OriginMinneapolis, Minnesota, United States
GenresIndie rock
Years active2002–present
LabelsTotally Gross National Product
Associated actsAlpha Consumer
The Cloak Ox
WebsiteThe Cloak Ox

Jeremy Ylvisaker is a multi-instrumentalist from Minneapolis, Minnesota. He is a member of the indie rock bands Alpha Consumer and The Cloak Ox.


He is a member of Alpha Consumer along with Michael Lewis and JT Bates. The band has released three albums, including Kick Drugs Out of America (2011).[1]

He is also a member of The Cloak Ox along with Andrew Broder of Fog, Mark Erickson and Dosh. In 2011, the band released the debut EP Prisen.[2] In the same year, It was announced that The Cloak Ox is a winner of the City Pages "Picked to Click" poll.[3]

He plays guitar in Andrew Bird's touring band alongside Martin Dosh on drums and Michael Lewis on bass.[4]


Alpha Consumer[edit]

  • Alpha Consumer (2006)
  • Gary Victorsen’s (2008)
  • Kick Drugs Out of America (2011)
  • Meat (2014)

The Cloak Ox[edit]

  • Prisen (2011)
  • Shoot The Dog (2013)

The Suburbs[edit]

  • Hey Muse (2017)



  1. ^ Gage, Jeff (January 19, 2011). "Alpha Consumer Release Kick Drugs Out of America". City pages. Archived from the original on February 16, 2011.
  2. ^ Bahn, Christopher (September 29, 2011). "Cloak Ox – Interview". The A.V. Club. Archived from the original on December 30, 2011.
  3. ^ Swensson, Andrea (October 19, 2011). "Picked to Click 2011". City Pages. Archived from the original on May 19, 2012.
  4. ^ Swanson, Carl Atiya (April 13, 2009). "Recap: Andrew Bird at The Current's UBS Forum". The A.V. Club.[permanent dead link]

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