Actor, activist, Oscar nomineee and trans icon Elliot Page is add recording artist to his list of many accomplishments.
Page and pal, Canadian actor and musician Mark Rendall, just released a three-song EP aptly titled Mark and Elliot which is also their band’s name
The cover features a dog that looks like Page’s pup, Mo.
They posted the EP on Bandcamp for free (listen below) Page acknowledged their longtime friendship in an Instagram post, calling Rendall one of his
“oldest and dearest friends and a true gem of a human.”
This is not Page’s his first musical venture, in 2007, Page and actor Michael Cera sang a cover of The Moldy Peaches’ Anyone Else but You in Juno, which was Page’s breakout and garnered him an Oscar nom.
So what style of music is this new EP? According to Page’s post on Instagram.
“It’s a lo-fi bedroom pop adventure!”
FYI, Bedroom Pop is a real genre that includes other queer musicians.
Rendall posted in response on Instagram,
“This EP was so fun to make. Love you old friend @elliotpage. Hope everyone enjoys and that these songs bring a smile to your face.”
It’s been a busy year for Page, who in addition to posting thirty selfies seems to be in production in Toronto on season three of Netflix‘s Umbrella Academy.
(Photos, Instagram; via them)