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News:
Laura Veirs With Liam Finn At The Earl, Atlanta, GA 5/18/08

Albums:

Warp & Weft

Sun Song - Single

America - Single

Hello I Must Be Going

Tumble Bee
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Biography:
Birth Place: Portland, Oregon
Genres: Folk

Laura Veirs is an American singer-songwriter. Veirs was raised in Colorado. While she heard folk-country, classical, and pop music at home, she didn't "listen seriously," she says, until her 20s. While she was a college student at Carleton College, she joined an all-girl punk band called "Rair Kx!". She now lives in Portland, Oregon. After graduation, her taste moved to older country and folk. At Carleton she studied geology and Mandarin Chinese. After graduation, she worked as a translator for a geological expedition in China; during the trip she began writing lyrics. In 1999, Veirs released self-titled album, which was recorded live and featuring just her and guitar. 2003 saw the release ... Continue Bio >>

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