July Talk is an alt-rock band that formed in the Ontario region of Canada. Its alternative rock style is mixed with forms of blues and indie rock sounds. July Talk's members say that it is on the road in live performances that the group has found much of its success.
Talking, Touring and Rocking
Lead singer Pete Dreimanis was already touring with another indie band when he approached Leah Fay in a bar and asked to begin a collaboration with her. The two of them recorded some demo tapes together and soon took on what would become the other three members of July Talk's founding lineup. Although one member left after a few months, July Talk quickly recruited a replacement and kept making music. July Talk released a total of 10 tracks for its self-titled debut album in 2012. This release helped the band gain a following, and it began to tour alongside other Canadian groups such as Tegan and Sara and the Arkells.
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Who plays in July Talk?
July Talk's member lineup has remained fairly consistent since the band got its start around 2012. Currently, it consists of vocalist Peter Dreimanis. Dreimanis got together with Leah Fay to add another voice to the lyrics. Member Ian Docherty plays the guitar, and Danny Miles is on the drums. Josh Warburton is the group's bassist. Originally, the band also included Eamon McGrath, but he left after only a few months to pursue other opportunities.
Is July Talk touring now?
July Talk is currently wrapping up a North American tour with stops in Canada. Previous appearances the band made were in Denver, Portland and London.
Will July Talk visit a city near me?
If you live in the Ontario region of Canada, it's a great time to catch July Talk live. The band will be performing at venues in Bala such as The Kee to Bala
Has July Talk won any awards for its work?
July Talk has received a few awards or nominations for its work over the years. In particular, the band got a Juno Award for the Album of the Year thanks to its debut self-titled work from 2012. The group received the award in 2013. In addition, July Talk got a nod for Breakthrough Group of the Year at the following year's Juno Awards.
What is a July Talk setlist like?
July Talk's live setlist can include various tracks from its two studio album releases. Note that the band released a second, longer version of its debut album in 2013. This extended release includes additional tracks that you might hear at a July Talk concert. Some of these singles include "Summer Dress," "Black Lace" and "My Neck." Singles from Touch include "Picturing Love," "Push + Pull" and "Beck + Call." The band also did a popular cover of Creedence Clearwater Revival's "Bad Moon Rising."
What is a July Talk concert like?
July Talk is one of those bands that found much of its fan base while touring on the road. This is due in part to the reputation for energetic, entertaining live concerts the band puts on for its attendees. Many fans and music industry professionals say the group's shows tend to be explosive and full of excitement. You may see various cool stage effects at the next July Talk show, and the band's members are sure to entertain the crowd continuously. July Talk has played at events such as the Austin City Limits Music Festival and the Isle of Wight Festival.Back to Top