|Origin||Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada|
|Genres||Indie rock, country|
Veal formed formed in Vancouver in 1994. The band included guitarist Luke Doucet,  and drummer Chang. Early bassists in Veal include Howard Redekopp and Barry Mirochnick. In 1996 the group released their first album, Hot Loser.
The band played a showcase at Canadian Music Week in Toronto in 1999. That year they released a second album, Tilt O'Whirl, which was recorded in Vancouver but mixed in Toronto. The band signed with music promoter Shauna de Cartier, who formed Six Shooter Records in order to release the band's work. The album was included in CBC RadioSonic's best of 1998 broadcast." Indie by nature". Globe and Mail, May 10, 2001
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- "String theory: Guitarist Luke Doucet to explore and experiment at National Music Centre residency". Eric Volmers, Calgary Herald January 6, 2017 |
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