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Thierry Amar

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Occupation(s)  Musician, Singer
Name  Thierry Amar
Labels  ConstellationKranky

Years active  1997–present
Instruments  Bass
Role  Musician
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Born  Canada
Associated acts  Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra & Tra-La-La BandBlack Ox OrkestarGodspeed You! Black Emperor
Music groups  Godspeed You! Black Emperor (Since 1997)
Genres  Post-rock, Folk music, Drone music
Similar People  Efrim Menuck, Sophie Trudeau, Mauro Pezzente, Jessica Moss, Mike Moya

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Thierry Amar is a Canadian musician. He is a member of Godspeed You! Black Emperor and co-founder of Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra & Tra-La-La Band with Efrim Menuck and Sophie Trudeau. Amar also participates with Black Ox Orkestar, a Yiddish folk band.


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Amar joined Godspeed You! Black Emperor around the time of its debut album, F♯ A♯ ∞. He, with Mauro Pezzente, plays the electric bass in the group. When playing with Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra & Tra-La-La Band or Black Ox Orkestar, he usually plays double bass. He also played violin on the EP The "Pretty Little Lightning Paw" E.P..

Amar is also a singer for Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra & Tra-La-La Band, which shares vocals with all of its band members.

Along with Howard Bilerman, Efrim Menuck and Radwan Moumneh, Amar owns and operates the Hotel2Tango. Once a living space, it is now a professional recording studio, practice area, and live performance venue. Offering its facilities for almost anyone, Amar will sometimes take up the role of record producer for band sessions.

Amar also dabbles in the jazz and improvisational music scene, and studies with Jacques Beaudoin of the Montreal Symphony Orchestra.

In 2006, Amar, with Efrim Menuck and Sophie Trudeau, assisted in the recording of Carla Bozulich's first release for Constellation, Evangelista.

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with Godspeed You! Black Emperor

  • F#A#∞ (1998)
  • Slow Riot for New Zerø Kanada EP (1999)
  • Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven (2000)
  • Yanqui U.X.O. (2002)
  • 'Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend! (2012)
  • Asunder, Sweet and Other Distress (2015)
  • with A Silver Mt. Zion

  • He Has Left Us Alone but Shafts of Light Sometimes Grace the Corner of Our Rooms... (2000)
  • Born into Trouble as the Sparks Fly Upward (2001)
  • "This Is Our Punk-Rock," Thee Rusted Satellites Gather + Sing, (2003)
  • The "Pretty Little Lightning Paw" E.P. (2004)
  • Horses in the Sky (2005)
  • 13 Blues for Thirteen Moons (2008)
  • Kollaps Tradixionales (2010)
  • with Black Ox Orkestar

  • Ver Tanzt? (2004)
  • Nisht Azoy (2006)
  • References

    Thierry Amar Wikipedia