Monthly Archives: June 2013

Music Video Addiction: Sunday June 23, 2013 edition

Music Video Addiction

NXNE kicked me in the pants – between performing, checking out shows and doing interviews, I just didn’t have it in me to pull together the Music Video Addiction for the past two weeks. Good news is, I am back with a bunch of cool videos for you to check out. Sit back and listen / view, and make sure… Read more »

Doomsquad Interview @ NXNE 2013

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Doomsquad

During the North By Northeast Festival this year, I had the pleasure of speaking with Doomsquad. Allie, Jaclyn and Trevor met me in the park on a beautiful Sunday to talk about everything from their favourite records, new EP & album, and who inspires them. Sidenote: Allie was wearing the most kick-ass pair of sunglasses. Check out the full video… Read more »

Fake Empire: The National conquer Yonge-Dundas Square

The National B&W

by Matt Juniper I am still a tad torn about using Yonge-Dundas Square as a venue for live music. While there is something magical about taking in live music in the centre of one of world’s best cities under an open sky, the size and layout of YDS make it far from ideal for accommodating crowds over a couple hundred. Regardless,… Read more »

Valleys interview @ NXNE 2013

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Valleys promo shot

I sat down with Marc and Tillie from Valleys during NXNE 2013. We chatted about their new album, what they wanted to be when they were young, their first concert and a bunch of other topics. This was my favourite interview from NXNE this year – they are such lovely people and good fun to talk to. Check out the… Read more »

Superchunk reveal new song ‘FOH’

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Superchunk Photo Credit: JasonArthurs

Superchunk has revealed the a track, FOH, which is lifted from their upcoming album ‘I Hate Music’ out on August 20. Take a listen to FOH below via YouTube. ‘I Hate Music’ will be released on CD, LP, deluxe LP, and digital. The limited-edition deluxe LP will be pressed on colored vinyl and include a bonus 7-inch containing two non-album tracks, along… Read more »