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Camera Obscura


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Birth Place: Glasgow, Scotland
Years Active: 1996–present
Genres: Indie Pop

Camera Obscura is an indie pop band from Glasgow, Scotland that was formed in 1996 by Tracyanne Campbell (guitar, vocals), John Henderson (vocals, percussion) and Gavin Dunbar (bass). David Skirving joined as a permanent guitarist not long after the band's formation. As the 2000s emerged the band's line-up changed with Lee Thompson joining on drums, Lindsay Boyd on keyboards, with Skirving leaving and Kenny McKeeve taking over lead guitarist duties. Camera Obscura's debut album, “Biggest Bluest Hi Fi” arrived in 2001 and the lead track off the album, “Eighties Fan” was a hit with the band's growing fan base. 2002 saw Nigel Baillie join the band as a trumpeter and Carey Lander replac... Continue Bio >>


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