facts needed about ol city?

i wanna know facts about owl city besides that he is a one man bad and his name is Adam young or sumthin.

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    Owl City is the name of a project formed in early 2007 consisting of one member, Adam Young.

    Young started out making music in his parents' basement,

    which he claims is a result of his insomnia.

    Among Young's influences are disco and European electronic music.

    1980s synth pop and New Wave music is also heard in Owl City's sound. Owl City was named after Adam Young's hometown,Owatonna, Minnesota.

    Owl City found early popularity through its own MySpace profile, which has received more than 6 million plays on tracks, such as "Hello Seattle".

    Young is joined by Breanne Durenon several tracks; the most noted of which being "The Saltwater Room."

    Relient Kvocalist Matt Thiessenhas also collaborated with Owl City on several tracks.

    Owl City's first two records were released while Young was unsigned.

    In early 2009, Owl City signed with the Universal Republic record label.

    Owl City is currently on tour with The Scene Aesthetic and Brooke Waggoner.

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