From the monthly archives:

January 2018

Freak Heat Waves – Self Vortex // Album And Tour News Including Edmonton Date

January 31, 2018

I’ve been a fan of Victoria project Freak Heat Waves for a while now. Even saw the Victoria ambient punk act live at the now-defunct Wunderbar back in 2015. Well, they’ve not only got a new tour coming up, but are also doing a North American tour. And I don’t mean a North American tour [...]

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Middle Kids – Mistake // Debut LP Out May 4

January 31, 2018

So, you remember that song a little while back by the Middle Kids called The Edge Of Town (check it out below if you haven’t yet). God, I sang along with that song for a long time, always cranked up super loud. Well, the Australian indie project led by lead singer/guitarist Hannah Joy and her [...]

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Neil Diamond – Then And Now

January 24, 2018

I don’t remember hearing a lot of music growing up with my parents and younger brother. Perhaps that’s strange, what with my dad getting his start in the media industry as a radio engineer and then DJ. But regardless, there are three distinct genres of music I do recall as a youngster: German pop (especially [...]

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Field Music – Share A Pillow // Open Here out February 2

January 24, 2018

Huh. I guess I’m not surprised this song struck a nerve, given that Peter Brewis has stated that the lyrics are based around the bed time routine of his young son. More notably, his sadness at having to go to bed by the sounds of it. Been there. Share A Pillow is the third single [...]

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Lucius – Neighbors // Acoustic Album NUDES Due Out March 2

January 19, 2018

The dueling vocalist duo of Jess Wolfe and Holly Laesig, and the rest of the quartet Lucius, released their newest single Neighbors today (stream it above). It’s the first single off their newest album, an acoustic release titled NUDES. It’ll be out on March 2, and features a total of ten tracks, including one with [...]

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Mount Eerie – Distortion / Now Only Out March 30

January 18, 2018

The best show I ever saw at the Wunderbar was a raw, emotive set by Mount Eerie that shall live in my head forever. Then last year, he dropped an album focusing on his wife’s death from cancer, and the heartwrenching, gutwrenching, pull your organs out music that it included was, well, honestly it was [...]

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Yamantaka // Sonic Titan – Someplace

January 16, 2018

I still remember seeing this band during Sled Island a few years back, and they just blew my freaking mind. They’re back with a new album this year – Dirt – due out March 23rd. Check out the debut single from the album, titled Someplace, above. Definitely staying in their lane, but also deviating just [...]

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Preoccupations – Espionage

January 16, 2018

It’s been a while since they’ve been known as Viet Cong, but Calgary’s Preoccupations are back with their second album under their second name, entitled New Material. Check out the official audio stream for the single Espionage above. As daring and experimental as ever, with a jagged, cutting edge that’ll leave deep gouge marks in [...]

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