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Kyle Field (musician)

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Kyle Field is the artist behind the band Little Wings.

Kyle Field
Kyle Field Performing in West Philadelphhia - 7-6-17.jpg
Kyle Field performing as Little Wings in West Philadelphia, 2017.
Background information
Born1972 (age 46–47)[1]
Alabama, United States[1]
GenresIndie rock, folk
Occupation(s)Singer-songwriter, Musician
InstrumentsVocals, guitar, bass guitar
Years activeLate 1990s–present
Associated actsLittle Wings, Rodriguez, Grandaddy, Lee Baggett, André Herman Dune, Devendra Banhart, Feist, The Microphones
Websitehttp://www.littlewingsnow.com/

Field was born in Alabama in 1972,[1] the son of a college football coach Bobby Field, but his family quickly moved to California where he grew up to love surfing.

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MusicEdit

Field contributed bass and vocals in the band Rodriguez with M. Ward and Mike Funk.

In the late 1990s in San Luis Obispo, California, Field formed the band Little Wings, of which he is the only permanent member. In the past, the band has had members Adam Selzer on drums, Rob Kieswetter (aka Bobby Birdman) on keyboards, Mark Leece as bassist and various others. As Little Wings, Field has released over a dozen albums, under the Walking and independent K Records labels. Field also has played with Grandaddy, Lee Baggett, André Herman Dune, Peaches and Devendra Banhart throughout the 2000s.

ArtEdit

Field is also an acclaimed visual artist, having earned his BFA in 1997 from the University of California, Los Angeles.[1] His first book of drawings was released on the label Ahornfelder.

Personal lifeEdit

Kyle Field lives near San Francisco, California.[1]

DiscographyEdit

As Little Wings:

  • Discover Worlds Of Wonder [KLP154] (2000)
  • The Wonder City [KYO46] (2002)
  • Wonderue [KLP134] (2002)
  • Light Green Leaves [KLP139] (2002)
  • Harvest Joy [KLP152] (2003)
  • Magic Wand [KLP161] (2004)
  • Grow [KLP169] (2005)
  • Soft Pow'r [RAD001] (2007)
  • Black Grass [RAD005] (2011)
  • Last [RAD007] (2013)
  • Explains [WOODSIST077] (2015)
  • People [Self Released] (2019)
  • Ropes In Paradise [PIAPTK] (2019)

Has appeared on:

  • Calvin Johnson and The Sons of the Soil, Calvin Johnson and The Sons of the Soil [KLP180] (2007)
  • The Microphones, Mount Eerie [KLP140] (2003)
  • The Microphones, Song Islands [KLP125] (2002)

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