Patrick Watson

QRO puts its spotlight on Montreal singer-songwriter Patrick Watson. ...

QRO puts its spotlight on Montreal singer-songwriter Patrick Watson.


Name: Patrick Watson

Associated act(s): The Cinematic Orchestra, Gangster Fun

Hometown: Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Members: Simon Angell, Robbie Kuster, Mischka Stein, Patrick Watson

Albums: Waterproof9 (2001), Just Another Ordinary Day (2003), Ma Fleur (with Cinematic Orchestra), Close To Paradise (2007), Wooden Arms (2009), Adventures In Your Own Backyard (2012), Love Songs For Robots (2015), Wave (2019)

Has toured with: Barr Brothers, Andrew Bird, James Brown, Basia Bulat, Cinematic Orchestra, Cold War Kids, The Dears, Doveman, Feist, Half Moon Run, Loney Dear, The Low Anthem, Laura Marling, Elvis Perkins, Thus:Owls, Timber Timbre

Patrick WatsonRelated Articles:

Live review at Mercury Lounge in New York, NY on March 1st, 2007

Photo gallery from Mercury Lounge on March 1st, 2007

Review of Cinematic Orchestra’s Ma Fleur

Photo gallery with Cinematic Orchestra from Central Park Summerstage in New York, NY on July 7th, 2007

Interview with Patrick Watson

Review of Close To Paradise

Review as part of CMJ 2009 Day Three at Mercury Lounge in New York, NY on October 22nd, 2009

Photo gallery from Mercury Lounge on October 22nd, 2009

Review of Wooden Arms

Featured in “Top 60 Albums of 2009”

Photo gallery from Manhattan Inn in Brooklyn, NY on May 5th, 2012

Review of Adventures In Your Own Backyard

Live review at South Street Seaport in New York, NY on July 6th, 2012

Photo gallery from South Street Seaport

Review of Love Songs For Robots

Photo gallery from Pickathon in Happy Valley, OR on August 5th, 2016

Review of Wave

Tour dates:

January 15—Victoria, BC—McPherson Playhouse
January 16—Vancouver, BC—Vogue Theatre
January 18—Seattle, WA—Neumos
January 19—Portland, OR—Wonder Ballroom
January 21—San Francisco, CA—August Hall
January 24—Los Angeles, CA—Lodge Room
January 26—Phoenix, AZ—Crescent Ballroom
January 28—Dallas, TX—Club Dada
January 29—Austin, TX—Antone’s
January 31—Mexico City, MX—El Plaza Condesa
February 20—Barcelona, ES—Sala Apolo
February 21—Madrid, ES—Teatro Kapital
February 23—Lisbon, PT—Coliseu
February 24—Porto, PT—Casa da Música
February 26—Paris, FR—Olympia
February 27—Bordeaux, FR—Le Rocher de Palmer
February 28—Nantes, FR—Stereolux
March 1—Lille, FR—Aeronef
March 3—Zurich, CH—Rote Fabrik
March 4—Lausanne CH—l’Octogone
March 6—London UK—Barbican
March 8—Brussels BE—Cirque Royal
March 9—Utrecht NL—TivoliVredenberg
March 12—Berlin DE—Metropol
March 14—Istanbul TR—Zorlu
April 9—Toronto, ON—Danforth Music Hall
April 10—Woodstock, NY—Colony Café
April 11—Burlington, VT—Higher Ground
April 13—Philadelphia, PA—The Foundry
April 14—Boston, MA—The Sinclair
April 15—New York, NY—Webster Hall
April 17—Washington, DC—Union Stage
April 18—Columbus, OH—Ace of Cups
April 19—Grand Rapids, MI—Pyramid Scheme
April 21—St Paul, MN—Turf Club
April 22—Chicago, IL—Thalia Hall
April 23—Nashville, TN—The Basement East

Patrick Watson playing “Words In a Fire” live at Manhattan Inn:


Patrick Watson playing “Big Bird In a Small Cage” live at Manhattan Inn:

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