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Volcano Choir is an American indie band that started as a collaboration between Justin Vernon (of Bon Iver) and Collections of Colonies of Bees. Their debut album is Unmap and was released on September 22, 2009. It reached number 92 on the Billboard Top 200 chart. A second album, Repave, was released on September 3, 2013. The project originally came together with songs being written in 2005. It was not recorded until the fall of 2008 in Fall Creek, Wisconsin, USA. Read more about Volcano Choir on Last.fm.

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Side projects balance bland with fun
When I saw Volcano Choir in September, I kept waiting for them to play “Still,” because it's virtually identical to “Woods.” While I have since gained a greater appreciation for Volcano Choir's albums on their own, because I had never seen Bon Iver I ...

Local band Decibully reunites Monday for 'Milwaukee Day' show at Turner Hall ...
(Chris Rosenau, of Volcano Choir and Collections of Colonies of Bees, was in Polyvinyl act Pele at the time and made the introduction.) But it had a fun run, including a five-week European trek in 2005, which explains why the band made two more albums ...

“I Am Not the Best Anymore”
She spent last summer at the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory, and wrote a thesis on seismicity in the Kilauea volcano system, despite the absence of a Harvard professor in the volcano seismology field. “If I am not happy with what I am doing, then I am ...

Music Review: Sweet Disarray
Croll's work falls within the same vein as acts like Volcano Choir, Beirut and Bon Iver, or maybe even an extremely chilled-out Beck, at the intersection between dreamy vocals and synth beats. 'From Nowhere' opens the record as a perfectly ...