Actual Wolf

Full name Eric Pollard
Genre americana, indie folk
Official website

Eric Pollard, known professionally as Actual Wolf, is an American singer-songwriter and instrumentalist best known for his instrumental work in Retribution Gospel Choir, Sun Kil Moon, Low and as the leader and songwriter for his eponymous band Actual Wolf.  Eric Michael Pollard was born on March 21, 1980 and raised in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. His father worked for Itasca County Minnesota and his mother was a nurse and flight attendant. He has one sister. All three of his immediate family members are musical, though he is the only one who has pursued music as a profession. Eric Pollard went to high school and participated in early bands with future Trampled By Turtles bass player Tim Saxhaug. After High School he attended the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire, where he would meet Justin Vernon. Years later Eric Pollard (as Actual Wolf) would record his fourth collection of songs at Vernon's April Base Studios. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.



Eric Pollard, known professionally as Actual Wolf, is an American singer-songwriter and instrumentalist best known for his instrumental work in Retribution Gospel Choir, Sun Kil Moon, Low and as the leader and songwriter for his eponymous band Actual Wolf.  Eric Michael Pollard was born on March 21, 1980 and raised in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. His father worked for Itasca County Minnesota and his mother was a nurse and flight attendant. He has one sister. All three of his immediate family members are musical, though he is the only one who has pursued music as a profession. Eric Pollard went to high school and participated in early bands with future Trampled By Turtles bass player Tim Saxhaug. After High School he attended the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire, where he would meet Justin Vernon. Years later Eric Pollard (as Actual Wolf) would record his fourth collection of songs at Vernon's April Base Studios. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.



Top Tracks

Faded Days 1

Faded Days

Baby Please 2

Baby Please

Kerosene & Spark 3

Kerosene & Spark

Be My Love (American Hips) 4

Be My Love (American Hips)

The City is an Ocean 5

The City is an Ocean

Honey Honey 6

Honey Honey

Victims + Things 7

Victims + Things

Smothering Love 8

Smothering Love

Only Man 9

Only Man

Thinking Of You 10

Thinking Of You

Top Albums

Faded Days
Faded Days
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Itasca
Itasca
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Actual Wolf
Actual Wolf
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