Pete Yorn

Born Jul 27, 1974

Peter Joseph "Pete" Yorn is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist and drummer who first gained international recognition after his debut record, Musicforthemorningafter, was released to critical and commercial acclaim in 2001. He's known for playing the bulk of the instruments on his records.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Pete Yorn.


1974 Birth Born on July 27, 1974.


1999 24 Years Old Shortly after, signing to Columbia records in 1999, film producer Bradley Thomas (Kingpin & There's Something About Mary) liked Yorn's act enough to request Yorn send him some rough demos for possible inclusion in the Farrelly Brothers' film Me, Myself and Irene. … Read More
Yorn has spoken of the busy time mixing both his debut record while working on the Farrelly's scoring project. "Just Another" was also used in the soundtrack for "Bandits," the 2001 bank-robbery film starring Bruce Willis, Cate Blanchett, and Billy Bob Thornton.
2003 28 Years Old Yorn went on to release the 2003 album Day I Forgot which has sold over 300,000 copies to date and scored a third radio hit with the song "Come Back Home."


2006 31 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2006, Yorn released his third album, Nightcrawler and toured extensively in support of it. … Read More
2008 33 Years Old In 2008, Pete Yorn recorded and released a new song, entitled "American Blues Vol. 1." … Read More
Yorn appears on Canadian artist Matthew Good's 2009 album Vancouver performing backing vocals.
2010 35 Years Old Yorn released a self-titled album on September 28, 2010. … Read More
2011 36 Years Old He toured North America and Europe in support of this record February 14 − June 12, 2011. … Read More
2013 38 Years Old 1 More Event
The Olms' self-titled debut album was released on June 4, 2013 by the newly relaunched Harvest Records.


2015 40 Years Old On November 6, 2015 in a statement to fans, Yorn announced that he had signed to Capitol Records and would be releasing his sixth studio album, ArrangingTime in Spring 2016. … Read More
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