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Dan Snaith's early recordings as Manitoba underlined his status among the chattering electronic classes as one of the brightest talents to emerge during the early 2000s. Having already proved himself master of the sublime with his 2000 debut EP, People Eating Fruit, the Canadian's subsequent Paul's Birthday EP opened him out even further. After moving to London, he released an excellent second album, Up in Flames (2003), that saw him become a darling of critics. One year later, however, Snaith was forced to give up the name Manitoba after Dictators frontman Handsome Dick Manitoba sued for trademark infringement, despite the passing of 15 years since the release of the only material under his name. Snaith renamed his project Caribou, his two previous full-lengths were reissued under the new moniker, and he released his first new Caribou album, The Milk of Human Kindness, in 2005 for Domino. Snaith moved to Merge for 2007's gorgeous Brit psych-influenced Andorra -- which won Canada's 2008 Polaris Music Prize -- and 2010's more dancefloor-oriented Swim. Shortly after the release of Swim came two lesser entries in the Caribou discography, the self-explanatory Swim Remixes and a busy live album entitled Caribou Vibration Ensemble, both released in 2010. The latter found Snaith conducting a 15-piece ensemble that included four drummers over the course of several live dates in 2009. It would be four years before the sixth Caribou studio album emerged with the bouncy underwater rhythms of 2014's Our Love. ~ Kingsley Marshall
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Stations Featuring


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    Late Night Mix

    Late Night Mix
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    Top Indie

    Top Indie
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    Indie Rock Mix

    Indie Rock Mix
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    Indie Party

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    Relax Trax

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Albums by

Top Songs by

  1.   Song
  2.   Odessa
  3.   Sun
  4.   Lalibela
  5.   Melody Day
  6.   Can't Do Without You
  7.   Our Love
  8.   She's the One
  9.   Kaili
  10.   Bowls
  11.   Crayon by Manitoba
  12.   Second Chance
  13.   Irene
  14.   Sundialing
  15.   Sandy
  16.   Niobe
  17.   Desiree
  18.   Skunks by Manitoba
  19.   Silver
  20.   Bijoux by Manitoba
  21.   Ach Who by Manitoba
  22.   Leave House
  23.   Jamelia
  24.   Tits & Ass: The Great Canadian Weekend by Manitoba
  25.   Your Love Will Set You Free
  26.   Julia Brightly
  27.   Dive
  28.   Lemon Yoghurt
  29.   Found Out
  30.   Eli
  31.   Air Doom by Manitoba
  32.   If Assholes Could Fly, This Place Would Be an Airport by Manitoba
  33.   Webers by Manitoba
  34.   218 Beverly by Manitoba
  35.   Hendrix with Ko by Manitoba
  36.   Back Home
  37.   Mars
  38.   All I Ever Need
  39.   Dorian Benediction
  40.   After Hours
  41.   Cherrybomb, Pt. 2
  42.   Seaweed
  43.   Thistles and Felt
  44.   Cherrybomb
  45.   Lemon Yoghourt by Manitoba
  46.   Dundas, Ontario by Manitoba
  47.   Anna & Nina by Manitoba
  48.   Victor and Carolyn by Manitoba
  49.   Every Time She Turns Round It's Her Birthday by Manitoba
  50.   Twins by Manitoba
  51.   Jacknuggeted by Manitoba
  52.   Lord Leopard
  53.   Bees
  54.   Silver Splinters
  55.   I've Lived on a Dirt Road All My Life by Manitoba
  56.   Zoe
  57.   Melody Day
  58.   Evan Likes Driving by Manitoba
  59.   Olé
  60.   Hannibal
  61.   Yeti
  62.   Spiritually Immature Mansion
  63.   Boreal Forest Opper
  64.   Subotnick
  65.   A Final Warning
  66.   Hands First
  67.   Hello Hammerheads
  68.   Brahminy Kite
  69.   Drumheller
  70.   Pelican Narrows
  71.   Barnowl
  72.   The Spirituality Immature Mansion
  73.   Marino
  74.   Handelschnapp
  75.   Sunsemame
  76.   The Barn
  77.   Hummingbird
  78.   I Can't Do Without You

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