Le Concorde may be the second group name adopted by singer/songwriter Stephen Becker, subsequent his previous 1, POSTOFFICE. Becker, a Northwestern University or college Ph.D. who was raised in Seattle, had two recording releases as POSTOFFICE, 1996’s Public Shows of Devotion and 2001’s Chris Stamey-produced Fables in Slang around the indie label Spade Kitty Information while located in New York. Then relocated to Chicago and released Le Concorde, utilizing brothers Ellis Clark and Tom Clark of Epicycle in addition to Ed Tinley and Dave Cotini as collaborators within the documenting studio. His 1st release beneath the fresh moniker was the 2004 EP Le Concorde, adopted the next 12 months from the full-length Universe and Villa on March Information. For his following record, the 2007 EP Collection, Becker began employed in LA with previous Scritti Politti keyboardist Mike Gamson. The outcomes had been to Becker’s liking and he held Gamson on like a collaborator for another album, House, that was released by Le Grand Magistery this year 2010. Alongside longtime musical partner Tinley, famous Chicago home music maker Vince Lawrence done the album, that was the project’s sleekest & most pop record up to now.