Eskimo Joe are an Australian alternative rock band that was formed in 1997 by Stuart MacLeod, on lead guitar, Joel Quartermain, on drums and guitar, and Kavyen Temperley, on bass guitar and vocals, in East Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia.
The band has released five additional albums since their debut album Girl was released in 2001: A Song Is a City, released in 2004; Black Fingernails, Red Wine, released in 2006; Inshalla, released in May 2009; Ghosts of the Past, released on 12 August 2011; and Wastelands, released on 20 September 2013. Eskimo Joe have won eight ARIA Music Awards; in 2006, the band achieved four wins—from nine nominations—for work associated with Black Fingernails, Red Wine.
Eric Lapointe (born onSeptember 28 , 1969in Pointe-aux-Trembles ) is a Quebec singer-songwriter . He made a name for himself in 1994 with his album Obsession , from which the extracts Terre Promise , N'importe quoi and Marie Stone became hits 1 .
Lapointe is the first male Québécois (Francophone) artist to cross the milestone of one million copies sold in Québec 2 . He also received a parliamentary mention 3 .