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Matt Pond PA

Hometown: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Discography:1998 – Deer Apartments, Lancaster Records 1998 – Measure, File 13 2001 – I thought you were sleeping, File 13 2001 – This is not the green fury, Polyvinyl 2002 – The green fury, Polyvinyl 2002 – The Nature of Maps, Polyvinyl 2004 – Emblems, Altitude Records

Music: A lush baroque with a lot of acoustic guitar. Lead Singer Matt Pond’s voice sounds like a cross between Sebadoh’s Lou Barlow and Beulah’s Miles Kurosky.

Fun Facts: Matt Pond is responsible for adding a little more rock to the world of the soccer mom: He wrote music for the Oxygen Network in-between the release of The Nature of Maps and Emblems.

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