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Margo Timmins

Singer
Female
Born Jan 27, 1961

Margo Timmins is the lead vocalist of the Canadian band Cowboy Junkies. She is the sister of Michael Timmins, the band's lead guitarist and Peter Timmins, the band's drummer. Margo's ethereal vocals, paired with the band's spare and quiet songs performed at a languid pace, giving the band its unique sound.… Read More

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  • Michael Bialas: Where There's Smoke, There's Fire: Paula Cole Keeps Burning Efficiently
    Huffington Post - Sep 27, 2012
  • Cowboy Junkies At Iron Horse, Infinity
    Blogs.Courant.com - Aug 09, 2012
  • Insider's Guide To Toronto
    Wall Street Journal - Jun 16, 2012
  • The Mast: Wild Poppies Pop Matters
    Google News - Aug 16, 2011

Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1961 Birth Born on January 27, 1961.

TEENAGE

1977 16 Years Old In 1977, the Timmins family moved from Montreal to Toronto. … Read More

TWENTIES

1985 24 Years Old In 1985, her brother Michael recruited Margo as the vocalist for Cowboy Junkies even though she had never sung publicly before. … Read More
1988 27 Years Old She married Graham Henderson in 1988. … Read More

THIRTIES

2000 39 Years Old Graham Henderson has been a partner at the law firm of McCarthy Tétrault and served as vice-president of business affairs and e-commerce at Universal Music Canada until 2000 when he was named president of the Canadian Recording Industry Association (CRIA). … Read More

FORTIES

2006 45 Years Old She became involved in a bit of controversy in 2006 over campaign contributions when she supported and performed at a fund raiser for member of Canadian Parliament Sam Bulte. … Read More
2009 48 Years Old In 2009, she released a solo album of covers Margo's Corner: Ty Tyrfu Sessions, Volume 1.
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