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Upcoming Shows

Sat. September 28th 8:00PM
Capital Ballroom Victoria BC (No Minors)
Said the Whale 28.50-78.50

Past Shows

Sat. May 18th 2019
@  Go Fest Whistler BC (All Ages)
Jesse Roper, *Full Band Show*, Said the Whale
Tue. January 29th 2019
Royal Theatre Victoria BC (All Ages)
Mother Mother, Said the Whale
Mon. January 28th 2019
Royal Theatre Victoria BC (All Ages)
Mother Mother, Said the Whale
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Said the Whale


from Vancouver BC

Contact Details


music@saidthewhale.com

Said The Whale formed in 2007 as a collaboration between songwriters Ben Worcester and Tyler Bancroft. The pair's debut EP, Taking Abalonia, featured sunny west coast indie pop, with breezy harmonies, shimmering guitars, and lyrical tributes to their home city of Vancouver. In 2008, the album was rereleased as Howe Sounds/Talking Abalonia, featuring seven additional tracks that stretched the band's stylistic palate to include bubblegum folk ("The Light Is You"), thundering hard rock ("Last Tree Standing") and gentle ukulele ballads ("The Real of It"). After several personnel changes, the group settled upon a five-piece lineup that includes bassist Peter Carruthers, drummer Spencer Schoening, and keyboardist Jaycelyn Brown. The quintet embarked upon a rigorous touring schedule, crossing Canada numerous times and landing high profile gigs at V-Fest 2008 in Calgary and the nationally televised Canada Day celebration on Parliament Hill.

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Current Lineup

NameRoleDates
Ben WorcesterGuitar / vocals
Tyler BancroftGuitar / vocals
Jeff LaForgeBass / vocals
Spencer SchoeningDrums
Jaycelyn Brown Keys
Peter Carruthers Bass

Past Members

NameRoleDates
Laura SmithKeys / vocals / glockenspiel2007-2008
Aidan RantoulSession Recording / Bass2007
Status: Unknown


  Bookmark and Share

Upcoming Shows

Sat. September 28th 8:00PM
Capital Ballroom Victoria BC (No Minors)
Said the Whale 28.50-78.50

Past Shows

Sat. May 18th 2019
@  Go Fest Whistler BC (All Ages)
Jesse Roper, *Full Band Show*, Said the Whale
Tue. January 29th 2019
Royal Theatre Victoria BC (All Ages)
Mother Mother, Said the Whale
Mon. January 28th 2019
Royal Theatre Victoria BC (All Ages)
Mother Mother, Said the Whale
View All Past (57)

Said the Whale


from Vancouver BC

Contact Details


music@saidthewhale.com

Said The Whale formed in 2007 as a collaboration between songwriters Ben Worcester and Tyler Bancroft. The pair's debut EP, Taking Abalonia, featured sunny west coast indie pop, with breezy harmonies, shimmering guitars, and lyrical tributes to their home city of Vancouver. In 2008, the album was rereleased as Howe Sounds/Talking Abalonia, featuring seven additional tracks that stretched the band's stylistic palate to include bubblegum folk ("The Light Is You"), thundering hard rock ("Last Tree Standing") and gentle ukulele ballads ("The Real of It"). After several personnel changes, the group settled upon a five-piece lineup that includes bassist Peter Carruthers, drummer Spencer Schoening, and keyboardist Jaycelyn Brown. The quintet embarked upon a rigorous touring schedule, crossing Canada numerous times and landing high profile gigs at V-Fest 2008 in Calgary and the nationally televised Canada Day celebration on Parliament Hill.

No audio samples have been linked to this profile.

Current Lineup

NameRoleDates
Ben WorcesterGuitar / vocals
Tyler BancroftGuitar / vocals
Jeff LaForgeBass / vocals
Spencer SchoeningDrums
Jaycelyn Brown Keys
Peter Carruthers Bass

Past Members

NameRoleDates
Laura SmithKeys / vocals / glockenspiel2007-2008
Aidan RantoulSession Recording / Bass2007
Status: Unknown