The Stills

The Stills

Appearing on the horizon at the dawn of the aughts, Montreal's The Stills have grown from a sharp, post-punk inspired four-piece to savvy, stylish songwriters counted among Canada's best established indie rock outfits.

The Stills' earliest incarnation - as vocalist Tim Fletcher, drummer Dave Hamelin, guitarist Greg Paquet and bassist Oliver Crowe - formed in 2001 and was unveiled after a two-month stint in NYC landed them on Vice Records in 2003.

The band's early sound, a fuzzy, stylized nod to the likes of Echo and The Bunnymen, Ride... more