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Patrick Watson & the Wooden Arms


Patrick Watson & the Wooden Arms in-studio, 5-28-10

Recording engineer: Steven Kray, with assistance from Bill Ward and Ted Cutler

The Montreal-based artist brings fresh arrangements and a classical bent to songs that are often described as cinematic. We hear songs from last year’s Wooden Arms plus a new single, and talk to Watson about the some of the inspiration behind his ethereal songs, the aftermath of his 2007 Polaris Prize win, and the rapidly changing landscape of musical commerce.

Photos: Inger Klekacz

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Video: Anthony DelCalzo / Ethan Derner / Jake Braafladt

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