Precious Fathers

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Precious Fathers
Origin Vancouver, British Columbia
Genres Post-rock
Labels White Whale
Members Josh Lindstrom
Jaret Penner
Tim Loewen
Paul Goertzen

Precious Fathers is a Vancouver-based instrumental post-rock shoegazer ensemble,[1]/[2] with members linked to other projects such as Destroyer, Loscil, Sparrow and The Battles.[3] Their music combines pulsating rhythms with multiple guitar effects and dynamic volume shifts.[4]


In 2005 Precious Fathers released their self-titled first album.[5] Their second album, Alluvial Fan, was released in 2009.[6][7]

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  1. ^ "Dungen". CJSF Radio, gig review by Issam Zeibak
  2. ^ "Precious Fathers". Only Magazine, By Chuck Ansbacher on Feb 16, 2006
  3. ^ "Precious Fathers: Precious Fathers". Pop Matters, by Jason MacNeil 19 February 2007
  4. ^ "Precious Fathers’ new album takes time to fully digest". Scope Magazine, July 16, 2009. Patrick Canning
  5. ^ "Vancouver's Precious Fathers Drop Their First Album in Four Years". Exclaim!, By Josiah Hughes. Jun 03, 2009
  6. ^ "Precious Father, Alluvial Fan". Skope • October 22, 2009 . Joshua Kloke
  7. ^ "Precious Fathers — Alluvial Fan". Chart Attack - Jun 23, 2009
  8. ^ "Precious Fathers: Precious Fathers". Exclaim!, By Chris Whibbs Sep 01, 2005
  9. ^ "Precious Fathers". UWO Gazette, September 14, 2005. Daria Pylypiak
  10. ^ "New and Notable Releases" Now Toronto, by Luca Lucarini September 15, 2005

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