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Colin Meloy

Colin Meloy Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1974
Place of Birth Helena, Montana
Age 46 years old
Zodiac Sign Libra
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Colin Meloy

Colin Patrick Henry Meloy is an American musician, singer-songwriter and songwriter best known as the leader of the Portland, Oregon folk rock group The Decembeists. In addition to vocals, he also plays with acoustic guitar, 12-string acoustic guitar, electric guitar, bouzouki, harmonica and percussion instruments.

Birth name Colin Patrick Henry Meloy
Born October 5, 1974, Helena, Montana, U.S.
Genres Indie rock, indie folk, folk rock, baroque pop, alternative country
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter, guitarist, author
Instruments Vocals, guitar, bouzouki, percussion, harmonica, keyboards
Years active 1990–present
Labels Kill Rock Stars, Capitol
Associated acts The Decemberists, Tarkio, Happy Cactus
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About Colin Meloy

Singer-songwriter and founding member of the folk rock group The Decemberists, the band that released the albums Castaways and Cutouts and The Hazards of Love.

Colin Meloy before fame

He performed with different bands throughout high school and college, then moved to Portland to start his solo career.

Achievement of Colin Meloy

He and The Decemberists toured college campuses all over the U.S. in advance of the 2008 elections in an effort to get out the vote.

Colin Meloy family life

His sister Malie Meloy is an award-winning fiction writer. He and his wife Carson Ellis share a birthday. Together they have a son named Henry.

Associations of Colin Meloy

In 2006 he released a solo cover album called Colin Meloy Sings Morrissey.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Colin Meloy

  • Lewis and Clark County, Montana
  • Members of deceivers
  • Musicians from Missoula, Montana
  • Kill the Rock Stars artist
  • Minus 5 members
  • Musicians from Portland, Oregon
  • American folk singer

Latest information about Colin Meloy updated on June 14 2021.