Cowboy Junkies, Live in Elgin, Illinois
|Genre(s)||Rock, Alternative Rock|
|Label(s)||RCA, Geffen, Latent, Zoë|
|Associated acts||Jeff Bird|
Cowboy Junkies is a Canadian country music and alternative rock band, formed by three siblings from the Timmins entertainment family. Toronto (təˈrɒntoʊ colloquially pronounced or) is the largest city in Canada and is the provincial capital of Ontario Country to "Dominion of Canada" or "Canadian Federation" or anything else please read the Talk Page A music genre is a categorical and typological construct that identifies musical sounds as belonging to a particular category and type of music that can be distinguished from other Rock music is a genre of Popular music often though not necessarily employing Electric guitar, Bass guitar, and Drums. Alternative rock (also called alternative music, alt-rock or simply alternative; known primarily in the UK as indie) is a genre of In the Music industry, a record label can be a Brand and a Trademark associated with the Marketing of music recordings and Music RCA Records (originally The Victor Talking Machine Company, then RCA Victor is one of the flagship labels of Sony Music Entertainment. Geffen Records is an American Record label, owned by Universal Music Group, and operated as one third of UMG's Interscope-Geffen-A&M label Latent Recordings is a Canadian Independent record label owned and operated by Cowboy Junkies. Zoë Records is an Independent record label in the United States. Michael Timmins (born April 21, 1959) is a Canadian musician He is the Guitarist and primary Songwriter for the band Cowboy Junkies Alan Anton (born Alan Alizojvodic 22 June 1959 at Montreal, Quebec) is the bassist of the Canadian band Cowboy Junkies Cowboy Junkies are a Canadian Country music and Alternative rock band Margo Timmins (born January 27, 1961 in Montreal, Quebec) is the Lead vocalist of the Canadian band Cowboy Junkies Country to "Dominion of Canada" or "Canadian Federation" or anything else please read the Talk Page Country music is a blend of popular musical forms originally found in the Southern United States and the Appalachian Mountains. Alternative rock (also called alternative music, alt-rock or simply alternative; known primarily in the UK as indie) is a genre of Another sibling, Cali, rose to fame as an actress on Ryan's Hope. Cali Timmins (born Carolyn Timmins on April 27, 1963) is a Canadian actress, born in Montreal. This page is about the television program For the rock band of the same name see Ryan's Hope (band. (The Timmins siblings are descendants of Noah Timmins, a mining prospector who founded the Ontario city of Timmins. Noah Anthony Timmins ( March 31, 1867 – January 22, 1936) was a Canadian mining developer and executive who is considered a founding Ontario (ɒnˈtɛrioʊ is a province located in the central part of Canada, the largest by population and second largest after Quebec )
Cowboy Junkies formed in Toronto in 1985. Toronto (təˈrɒntoʊ colloquially pronounced or) is the largest city in Canada and is the provincial capital of Ontario The band's name was chosen randomly as they approached their first gig. In fact, they are neither cowboys nor junkies.
The Trinity Session is perhaps their best known album, recorded live on a single microphone at the Church of the Holy Trinity in downtown Toronto by producer Peter J. Moore. The Trinity Session is a 1988 live album (see 1988 in music) by Cowboy Junkies, their second album The Church of the Holy Trinity is a church in downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Peter Joseph Moore is a Canadian Music producer who was first recognized for his innovative recordings of the Cowboy Junkies, produced on a shoestring budget This album also included a cover of The Velvet Underground's "Sweet Jane" based on the 1969 Live album version rather than the studio version from Loaded. In Popular music, a cover version, or simply cover, is a new rendition ( Performance or Recording) of a previously recorded commercially released This article is about the band For their self-titled album see The Velvet Underground (album; for the book see The Velvet Underground (book Structure and history of the song The version of "Sweet Jane" on 1969 The Velvet Underground Live is an early version with a simpler chord progression (three-chord 1969 The Velvet Underground Live is a Live album by The Velvet Underground. Loaded is the fourth album released by American rock band The Velvet Underground. The single featured in the films Natural Born Killers and The Good Girl. Natural Born Killers is a 1994 Crime film Satire directed by Oliver Stone about Serial killers and their coverage by the The Good Girl is a 2002 Film from the Chuck & Buck team with director Miguel Arteta and writer Mike White.
None of the band's subsequent albums have been hits outside of Canada, although the band has maintained a dedicated following and have continued to have chart hits in their native country. Following their 1998 album Miles from Our Home, Cowboy Junkies agreed to leave Geffen Records. Miles from Our Home is a 1998 album by Cowboy Junkies. It was their second and final album for Geffen Records. They have continued to release albums on their own independent label, Latent Recordings, with distribution through other labels such as Rounder in the USA and Cooking Vinyl in the UK. Latent Recordings is a Canadian Independent record label owned and operated by Cowboy Junkies.
In June of 2007, Cowboy Junkies performed alongside the Boston Pops at Boston Symphony Hall conducted by Keith Lockhart. The Boston Pops Orchestra was founded in 1885 as a subsection of the Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO founded four years earlier Symphony Hall in Boston Massachusetts is widely considered to be one of the two or three finest Concert halls in the world alongside Amsterdam's Concertgebouw For the baseball player see Keith Lockhart (baseball Keith Lockhart (born November 7, 1959, Poughkeepsie, New York The program was titled Edgefest, and was a successful musical collaboration with the orchestra.
In 2007 they released Trinity Revisited, a re-recording of the album featuring guest artists Ryan Adams, Vic Chesnutt, Natalie Merchant and Jeff Bird. Trinity Revisited is an album and a film by Cowboy Junkies, released on October 16, 2007. David Ryan Adams (born November 5, 1974) is an American alt-country / rock Singer-songwriter from Jacksonville Vic Chesnutt (born on January 1, 1964) is a Singer-songwriter living in Athens Georgia. Natalie Anne O'Shea Merchant (born October 26, 1963 in Jamestown, New York, U Both the album and the film Trinity Revisited were filmed and produced by Pierre and François Lamoureux. On 9 November 2007, CBC Television aired Trinity Revisited: featuring Cowboy Junkies, which was recorded as the band recorded the new album. Events 694 - Egica, a king of the Visigoths of Hispania, accuses Jews of aiding Muslims sentencing all Year 2007 ( MMVII) was a Common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. CBC Television is a Canadian English language Television network.
Officially, there are four band members, all siblings except Anton who was in Michael’s two previous bands as well.
In addition, the band has performed—and recorded—with Jeff Bird since their second album. Margo Timmins (born January 27, 1961 in Montreal, Quebec) is the Lead vocalist of the Canadian band Cowboy Junkies Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice, which is often contrasted with Speech. Michael Timmins (born April 21, 1959) is a Canadian musician He is the Guitarist and primary Songwriter for the band Cowboy Junkies The guitar is a Musical instrument with ancient roots that is used in a wide variety of musical styles Cowboy Junkies are a Canadian Country music and Alternative rock band The drum is a member of the percussion group technically classified as a Membranophone. Alan Anton (born Alan Alizojvodic 22 June 1959 at Montreal, Quebec) is the bassist of the Canadian band Cowboy Junkies The electric bass guitar (also called electric bass, or simply bass; ˈbeɪs as in "base" is a Stringed instrument played primarily with the
RCA Records, the band's label from 1988 to 1996, has also released two best-of albums. Whites Off Earth Now!! is a 1986 album by Cowboy Junkies. It was the band's debut album and is comprised almost entirely of rock and Blues covers The Trinity Session is a 1988 live album (see 1988 in music) by Cowboy Junkies, their second album The Caution Horses is a 1990 album by Canadian Country rock band Cowboy Junkies. Black Eyed Man is a 1992 album by Cowboy Junkies. The album continues the band's evolution from a spare country blues style (exemplified by 1988's The Pale Sun Crescent Moon is a 1993 album by Cowboy Junkies. Canadian guitarist Ken Myhr appears on every track on this album Lay it Down was a Studio album by the Canadian band Cowboy Junkies. Miles from Our Home is a 1998 album by Cowboy Junkies. It was their second and final album for Geffen Records. Rarities B-Sides and Slow Sad Waltzes is a 1999 album by Cowboy Junkies. Waltz Across America is a 2000 album by Cowboy Junkies. A live album it was released on the band's independent label Latent Records. Open is a 2001 album by Cowboy Junkies. It was their third independent release after the end of their contract with Geffen Records, and the In the Time Before Llamas is a 2003 album by Cowboy Junkies. It is a live album compiling tracks from two concerts in the United Kingdom One Soul Now is a 2004 album by Cowboy Junkies. It is their first album of new material since Open in 2001. Early 21st Century Blues is a 2005 album by Cowboy Junkies. The album features two original songs and covers of material by Bruce Springsteen, Whites Off Earth Now!! is a 1986 album by Cowboy Junkies. It was the band's debut album and is comprised almost entirely of rock and Blues covers At the End of Paths Taken is an album by Cowboy Junkies. Track listing "Brand New World" (531 "Still Lost" Trinity Revisited is an album and a film by Cowboy Junkies, released on October 16, 2007. RCA Records (originally The Victor Talking Machine Company, then RCA Victor is one of the flagship labels of Sony Music Entertainment. These were compiled without the band's approval or authorization, and Internet fansites dedicated to the band usually recommend that fans purchase Waltz Across America instead:
|Year||Single||US Hot Rock||US Hot 100 Airplay||Album|
|1988||"Sweet Jane"||5||The Trinity Session|
|1990||"Sun Comes Up, It's Tuesday Morning"||11||The Caution Horses|
|1992||"Murder, Tonight, in the Trailer. Best of the Cowboy Junkies is a 2001 Greatest hits compilation of Cowboy Junkies songs recorded for RCA Records. The Platinum and Gold Collection is a 2003 compilation of Cowboy Junkies songs recorded for RCA Records. It Came from Canada Vol 4 was the fourth album in the It Came from Canada series of Compilation albums released in 1988 on Og Music " Blue Moon " is a classic popular song. It was written by Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart in 1934, and has become a standard Ballad Pump Up the Volume ( 1990) is a Comedy-drama written and directed by Allan Moyle and starring Christian Slater and Samantha Mathis The Cities 97 Sampler (also titled Cities Sampler and The Cities' Sampler) is a series of albums containing "live in studio" Born to Choose is a Compilation album, released in 1993 on Rykodisc. Upfront! Canadians Live from Mountain Stage is an Album released in 1994 on Blue Plate Music and BMG Music Canada, which compiles Natural Born Killers is the soundtrack to the film Natural Born Killers, produced by Trent Reznor of Nine Inch Nails Borrowed Tunes is a Tribute album to Neil Young, released in 1994 Oh What a Feeling A Vital Collection of Canadian Music is a 4-CD box set released in 1996 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Juno Awards A second box set The Truth About Cats & Dogs is the soundtrack from the 1996 film The Truth About Cats & Dogs, released by A&M Records in 1996 The Cities 97 Sampler (also titled Cities Sampler and The Cities' Sampler) is a series of albums containing "live in studio" Return of the Grievous Angel A Tribute to Gram Parsons is a 1999 Tribute album to pioneering country and rock musician Gram Parsons Beautiful A Tribute to Gordon Lightfoot is a Tribute album to Canadian Singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot, released in 2003 This Bird Has Flown - A 40th Anniversary Tribute to the Beatles' Rubber Soul is an indie tribute Album by a variety of artists that commemorates For other uses see Run for Your Life (disambiguation " Run for Your Life " is a song recorded by The Beatles Hot Modern Rock Tracks (originally called Modern Rock Tracks) is a music chart in the United States that has appeared in ''Billboard'' magazine since September The Hot 100 Airplay is a chart released weekly by Billboard magazine in the United States. . . "||25||Black Eyed Man|
|1993||"Anniversary Song"||28||Pale Sun Crescent Moon|
|1994||"Sweet Jane" (live re-recording)A||9||52||single only|
|1996||"A Common Disaster"A||20||75||Lay It Down|
XX: Lyrics and Photographs of the Cowboy Junkies, with watercolors by Enrique Martinez Celaya. Enrique Martínez Celaya is a painter sculptor photographer poet and writer 2007. Santa Monica: Whale & Star.