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Harvey, Polly Jean


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    • us: Harvey, P. J. (Polly Jean)
    • us: Harvey, PJ (Polly Jean)
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    • found: Dance hall at Louse Point, p1996:label (Polly Jean Harvey)
    • found: To bring you my love, p1995:label (P.J. Harvey)
    • found: Guinness enc. of pop. mus., 2nd ed.(under PJ Harvey: Polly Jean Harvey, b. Oct. 9, 1970, Corscombe, Dorset, England)
    • found: Int. ww in mus., v. 2, pop. mus., 1st ed.(Harvey, PJ (Polly Jean); b. Oct. 9, 1969, England; singer, songwriter, musician)
    • found: Contemporary musicians:v. 11 (Harvey, Polly Jean; b. ca. 1970, Yeovil, England; "singer-guitarist-songwriter-namesake and focal point of the British rock trio PJ Harvey")
    • found: New Rolling stone enc. of rock & roll(under PJ Harvey [filed at H, though article emphasizes group]: PJ Harvey, b. Polly Jean Harvey, Oct. 9, 1969, Yeovil, England)
    • found: The hollow of the hand, 2015:title page (PJ Harvey) back cover flap (PJ Harvey has released eight critically acclaimed albums, been nominated for six Grammy Awards, and is the only artist to have been awarded the UK's prestigious Mercury Prize twice; in 2013 she was awarded an MBE for services to music; The hollow of the hand is her first published collection of poetry)
    • found: Wikipedia, May 10, 2016(PJ Harvey; Polly Jean Harvey, MBE (born 9 October 1969), known as PJ Harvey, is an English musician, singer-songwriter, writer, poet, and composer. Primarily known as a vocalist and guitarist, she is also proficient with a wide range of instruments; born Bridport, Dorset, England; genres: Alternative rock, punk blues, art rock, indie rock, folk rock, experimental rock)
    • found: Biography.com, May 10, 2016(PJ Harvey; Painter, Pianist, Guitarist, Songwriter, Sculptor, Singer (1969-); birth date: October 9, 1969; place of birth: Corscombe, England; originally: Polly Jean Harvey. British singer and songwriter PJ Harvey is best known for her wide range of musical styles, ranging from rock to electronica and folk)
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    • PR6108.A78745
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Sources suggest that Harvey began using PJ Harvey as a solo name, ca. 1993/1994, after Rob Ellis and Steve Vaughan left the rock group named PJ Harvey.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1996-11-05: new
    • 2016-05-11: revised
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