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June 13, 2007 Sloan has spent 15 years at or near the forefront of an ongoing power-pop revival.

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Interviews & Profiles

Sloan, in a recent press shot. The band is, from left to right, Chris Murphy (bass), Andrew Scott (drums), Patrick Pentland and Jay Ferguson (both guitarists).

October 8, 2011 The Nova Scotian stalwarts attribute their longevity to democracy and avoiding the spotlight.

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Sloan, in a recent press shot. The band is, from left to right, Chris Murphy (bass), Andrew Scott (drums), Patrick Pentland and Jay Ferguson (both guitarists).

October 8, 2011 The Nova Scotian stalwarts attribute their longevity to democracy and avoiding the spotlight.

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June 13, 2007 Sloan has spent 15 years at or near the forefront of an ongoing power-pop revival.

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Discover Songs

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July 8, 2008 In "Believe In Me," Sloan scorns experimentation, upholding its power-pop roots with abandon.

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January 31, 2007 Sloan has a talent for brevity, but it knows its way around a rocking epic, too.

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Sloan, in a recent press shot. The band is, from left to right, Chris Murphy (bass), Andrew Scott (drums), Patrick Pentland and Jay Ferguson (both guitarists).

October 8, 2011 The Nova Scotian stalwarts attribute their longevity to democracy and avoiding the spotlight.

ListenPlaylist

Sloan, in a recent press shot. The band is, from left to right, Chris Murphy (bass), Andrew Scott (drums), Patrick Pentland and Jay Ferguson (both guitarists).

October 8, 2011 The Nova Scotian stalwarts attribute their longevity to democracy and avoiding the spotlight.

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Reviews

July 30, 2008 Rock critic Ken Tucker reviews Parallel Play, the new album by Sloan.

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July 8, 2008 In "Believe In Me," Sloan scorns experimentation, upholding its power-pop roots with abandon.

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January 31, 2007 Sloan has a talent for brevity, but it knows its way around a rocking epic, too.

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Parallel Play

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  • Album: Parallel Play
  • Artist: Sloan
  • Label: Yep Roc
  • Released: 2008
 

Never Hear the End of It

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  • Album: Never Hear the End of It
  • Artist: Sloan
  • Label: Yep Roc Records
  • Released: 2007