Ford Pier
Ford Pier


Pier-ic Victory

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About Ford Pier

Ford: v.t. to cross by wading (Webster)

Pier: n. a disappointed bridge (Joyce)

Having cut his teeth playing a variety of instruments in a host of bands in a panoply of styles throughout his youth, Ford Pier set his hand in earnest to writing and performing his own songs in Vancouver in the mid-1990′s. His stated objective was to effectively cage Black Flag and Richard Wagner in a pop song, but kept on thwarting his own design with a melodicism he was powerless to escape, and a deft lyricism which drew attention to itself. In a good way.