Larkin Grimm

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Larkin Grimm
Larkin Grimm performing live.jpg
Background information
Born September 18, 1981
Memphis, Tennessee
Origin United States
Genres Folk, psychedelic folk, experimental
Occupation(s) Singer, songwriter, musician
Years active 2005–present
Labels Secret Eye Records, Young God Records

Larkin Grimm (born September 18, 1981) is an American singer-songwriter and musician born in Memphis, Tennessee.[1][2][3][4]

She was born into a religious order called Holy Order of MANS. The Grimm family owns a music store in Dahlonega, Georgia, where she grew up. At 20 years old she dropped out of Yale University and moved to Alaska, where she hiked and began to experiment with singing. Several months later she was convinced by a friend to return to Yale, where she began to record her first album, Harpoon, which was influenced by her experiences performing with the Dirty Projectors.[5] She then moved to Providence, Rhode Island, where she has since produced another album called The Last Tree. Larkin's third album Parplar was released October 2008 by Young God Records.


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  1. ^ "Spinning On Air: Larkin Grimm (April 15, 2007)". WNYC. Retrieved 2008-06-14. 
  2. ^ "Larkin Grimm : liverecensie op KindaMuzik". Retrieved 2008-06-14. 
  3. ^ LECHNER, Marie (2007-04-06). "Folk allumé aux Instants chavirés" (French). Libération. Retrieved 2008-06-14. 
  4. ^ "Göteborgs-Posten/Utskriftsversion". Retrieved 2008-06-14. [dead link]
  5. ^ "Larkin Grimm". Young God Records. Retrieved 2010-05-17. 
  6. ^ Raggett, Ned. "Soul Retrieval: Review". Allmusic. Retrieved 13 April 2012. 
  7. ^ "Hungry Ghosts: These Songs Are Doors – Mudboy". Allmusic. Retrieved 21 November 2011. 
  8. ^ "We Are Him – Angels of Light". Allmusic. Retrieved 21 November 2011. 
  9. ^ "Technicolor Health – Harlem Shakes". Allmusic. Retrieved 21 November 2011. 
  10. ^ "Boy from Black Mountain – Beat Circus". Allmusic. Retrieved 21 November 2011. 
  11. ^ "Made Flesh – Extra Life". Allmusic. Retrieved 21 November 2011. 
  12. ^ "No Más – Javelin". Allmusic. Retrieved 21 November 2011.