Q+A: The New Pornographers

The New Pornographers are a power pop band from Vancouver that are known for their unique sound, courtesy of their many vocalists.. Since their beginning in 1997, the band has released seven studio albums, with Whiteout Conditions which was released in April. With a show in Ottawa on Oct. 12,┬áThe Charlatan caught up with vocalist and keyboardist for the band, Kathryn Calder. The Charlatan (TC): So, my first question is regarding musical influences for the band: is there a particular style of music you use for inspiration or anything else? Kathryn Calder (KC): It really depends on what everyone is into at the moment. Every record will have a different message depending on what we used to inspire that album; […]

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