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Formed: 2000 in Athens, GA
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Group Members: Mathew Houck
Biography: Athens, Georgia resident Matthew Houck is the sole member of Phosphorescent. Houck's career began in 2000 when he released the Hipolit album under the name Fillup Shack. A tour of England and Spain followed, and while the European press drew comparisons to Bob Dylan and Will Oldham, the London Evening ...Read full biography
Released: 2013
Label: Dead Oceans Records
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Under the name Phosphorescent, indie country songwriter Matthew Houck has walked a drunken path, wobbling closer to the indie side on some records and slumping more toward the country side on others, with ...Read full review
Aw Come Aw Wry
Released: 2005
Label: IODA
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Aw Come Aw Wry, the second full-length from one-man indie folk mood-maker Phosphorescent, found principal songwriter Matthew Houck in a more atmospheric phase than later records would tend toward. Released ...Read full review
More Phosphorescent albums: Main Albums (6), Singles & EPs (3)