Hey Mother Death reveal Highway remix

hmdHey Mother Death will be releasing their acclaimed debut album ‘Highway’ on Paper Bag Records on July 10th – Pre-order Highway here. In the lead-up to the release, the band have revealed a number of remixes in including Snake Power by Jay Crocker (listen) and The Hills by Chuck Blazevic (listen). Now, they have released the remix by Matthew Samway of the album’s title track – listen to it via Soundcloud below.

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Hey Mother Death reveal ‘The Hills’ video

2c854c24-7ce8-48ec-87a7-9b8b075bfe81Hey Mother Death will be releasing their debut album ‘Highway’ via Paper Bag Records on July 10th.  Today, the band have revealed the video for The Hills, which is lifted from ‘Highway.’ Watch it via YouTube below.

Hey Mother Death will perform as part of Halifax’s OBEY Convention on Saturday, May 23rd at Fort Massey. Pre-order ‘Highway’ here.

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My Brightest Diamond release new video

My Brightest DiamondMy Brightest Diamond’s have release the official music video for This is My Hand (Groundlift Remix). You can watch it below via YouTube. About the song/video, NPR Music comments, “The video…which borders on synesthesia in its degree of sensuality, uses evocative fast cuts as Worden and others writhe and reckon with their own flesh…Worden sings with unfiltered empathy and warmth, particularly to herself, pushing her own limitations and writing her intentions onto her skin.”

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Paper Bag Records announce #PAPER100 event during NXNE

psper bag record 100 nxneIn celebration of their 100th release, Toronto-based indie label, Paper Bag Records presents #PAPER100 – an evening of music from Paper Bag Records’ extensive catalogue featuring special performances by bands from the label’s past, present and future.

#PAPER100 will take place at Lee’s Palace on June 18th as part of NXNE. Join the Facebook event here.

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Hey Mother Death joins Paper Bag Records

hmdPaper Bag Records has announced the addition of Hey Mother Death to their artist roster. Hey Mother Death is the partnership of Laurence Strelka and Denma Peisinger, coming together from Paris and Nova Scotia respectively. Watch the band’s breathtaking and eerie JF Julian-directed video for Highway below via YouTube.

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Paper Bag Records announce SXSW Showcase details

PBR SXSWPaper Bag Records will be showcasing at the 2015 SXSW Music Festival in Austin. The Parish Underground (214 East 6th) will host the label’s showcase on the evening of Friday, March 20 and will be co-presented by the recently launched tinyrecordshop.com.

Wayne Petti will open the show with his psych-pop project Grey Lands, followed by Ottawa-based folk outfit The Acorn, indie-rock bands Frog Eyes and Elliott Brood, and rock ‘n’ roll duo PS I Love You with Princess Century, the side project of Austra’s Maya Postepski, closing things out.

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Austra announce last show of 2014

Austra liveAustra are closing the year out by playing a show at The Opera House on Friday, December 19th in Toronto. The band will be supported by Blue Hawaii, Petra Glynt with a special performance by the Chinese Opera of the Soong Kam Wing Music and Arts Centre, to whom a portion of the show’s proceeds will be donated.

Advance tickets are $20.00, $25.00 day of show and you can purchase them here or at  Soundscapes, Rotate This! and The Tiny Record Shop.

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