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30 November 2016

Bassett – Ghost Hwy

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Bassett is a duo made up of multi-instrumentalist, singer and songwriter Josh Bassett, and bassist Tak Ozaki. Josh brings along a background in orchestral percussion and jazz guitar along with …

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25 October 2016

Exclusive Interview: Shae Dupuy

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Shae Dupuy is aiming to take on the country music scene with a view to climbing to the top, and she’s got what it takes to get there — a …

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04 October 2016

Almanac Mountain – Cryptoseismology

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From the New Hampshire Seacoast, the smallest coastline in the US, comes Almanac Mountain, the brainchild of Chris Cote, a classically trained composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist. Cryptoseismology – which means …

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30 September 2016

Katie Burden – Strange Moon

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Strange Moon is the second CD for Los Angeles based indie artist Katie Burden and it’s been getting a fair amount of buzz since its release on September 15, and …

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22 August 2016

DownTown Mystic: Rock ‘N’ Roll Romantic

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DownTown Mystic is the alter ego of songwriter Robert Allen, a New Jersey native with a penchant for rock in the classic –aka Americana/roots rock – vein. Rock ‘N’ Roll …

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02 July 2016

The Drake Counts Down to WayHome 2016

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The Drake Hotel recently hosted a nightclub bash to kick off the countdown to WayHome 2016, a three day music and arts extravaganza held in cottage country July 22-24. This …

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29 June 2016

David Jacobson & the Space Wizards: Psychedelica Revisited

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David Jacobson and the Space Wizards are based out of Brooklyn, New York…

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26 May 2016

Mitski: Puberty 2

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Indie darling Mitski – 25-year old Mitski Miyawaki – is riding a wave of momentum leading up to the release of her next album, Puberty 2, due out June 17 …

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16 April 2016

Exclusive Interview: YUKA

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The classic RnB revival gets a boost later this month with Toronto band YUKA‘s fourth release – their first on vinyl – called From the Ancients. For Yuka, the RnB/soul …

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09 March 2016

New Single: “Road Movie Star” by VEiiLA

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Buy the Single/Name Your Price Eminently danceable and ultimately intriguing, “Road Movie Star” is the new single from VEiiLA, the Russian electronica duo. The song has a great spooky groove …

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24 December 2015

The Most Eclectic 2015 Year-End List You’ll Ever Find

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From the Malian countryside to Brooklyn, Amsterdam to Tokyo to Toronto and back, here are seven of the releases that stuck in my head this year – in chronological order. …

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12 November 2015

Upcoming: Marlon Williams by Marlon Williams

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February 19th 2016 on Dead Oceans Records Pre-order Marlon Williams: CD, LP & ltd tan vinyl Download on iTunes Amazon Support your local independent record store “Hello Miss Lonesome”, the …

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24 October 2015

Simone Denny: The Stereo Dynamite Sessions, Vol. 1

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It may come as a surprise to find that Stereo Dynamite Sessions, Vol. 1, just released in Canada on October 16, 2015, is the debut solo album from Simone Denny. …

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11 September 2015

Kenton Slash Demon: New Track & Release

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Order The Vinyl HERE Atmospheric, inventive and sonically interesting, Danish duo Kenton Slash Demon shared a new track – Syko – on September 8, 2015. The track will be released …