Bill Jr. Jr. is an indie folk band based in east Vancouver and headed by songwriter Russell Gendron. Joined by producer/bassist Daniel McNamara and guitarist Dan Nettles (Kenosha Kid), Bill Jr. Jr.’s latest, Homebody was recorded in Athens, GA.
Lush, intriguing arrangements rooted in a traditional folk/country sound, groove and pop with modern indie vibes. Lyrics, twanging guitar and moving string sections all add to the layered richness of this place-based themed album.
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Bill Jr. Jr. is an indie folk band from East Vancouver led by Russell Gendron (guitar, vocals) who’s currently accompanied by Daniel McNamara (bass) and Dan Nettles (lead guitar). Their new album Homebody, was recorded in Athens, GA.
“It’s a rare thing to come across a debut as finely polished as Bill Jr Jr’s Volumes.”
“...hypnotically catchy and wholly unique...”
“...an indie folk delight.”
“Gendron’s engaging voice...”
November 2018, Chase Park Transduction Studios, Athens GA
January 2018, The Banff Centre for Art and Creativity, Banff AB
September 2017, 869 House Show (Album Release), Vancouver, B.C.
September 2017, The Biltmore Cabaret, with Tavis E. Triance Vancouver, B.C.
July 2017, The Fox, with Sarah Jane Scouten Vancouver, B.C.
November 2016, VALT, Vancouver, B.C.
November 2016, Hidden City Records, Vancouver, B.C.
October 2016, The Heatley, Vancouver B.C.
August 2016, The Field Gathering Festival, Winlaw B.C.
July 2016, with Graftician, 240 Northern St. Studio, Vancouver B.C.
July 2016, The Heatley, Vancouver B.C.
June 2016, with Conrad Black and the Heart Attacks Cafe Deux Soleil, Vancouver B.C.
May 22 & 23 2016, The Groove, Mayne Island B.C.
May 2016, The Heatley, Vancouver B.C.