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Boards of Canada


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Birth Place: Edinburgh, Scotland
Years Active: 1986 - present
Genres: Electronic, Ambient, Experimental, Psychedelic, IDM

Boards of Canada is an electronic music duo consisting of brothers Michael Sandison (born June 1, 1970) and Marcus Eoin (born July 21, 1971). The brothers are from Scotland and were raised in a musical family. Both brothers began playing musical instruments at a young age, and experimented with tape machines to layer and cut-up samples over their own compositions. In their teens they participated in a number of amateur bands. However, it was not until 1986 when Marcus was invited to Mike's band that Boards of Canada was born. By 1989, the band had been reduced to Sandison and Eoin. In 1995 they released the EP, “Twoism.” The duo's independent, self-released debut full-length album, “Bo... Continue Bio >>


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