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The LABEL MAKERS: HAND DRAWN DRACULA

The LABEL MAKERS: HAND DRAWN DRACULA

In my opinion, the best record labels present an over-all, cohesive package. They symbolize the perfect marriage of music, visual design, and roster building that brings like-minde...

DOWNLOAD: CANVAS “The Soul Who”

DOWNLOAD: CANVAS “The Soul Who”

CANVAS are celebrating the release of their debut album today by offering up the album’s opening track and new single, “The Soul Who” as a free download here ...

The LABEL MAKERS: SECRET CITY RECORDS

The LABEL MAKERS: SECRET CITY RECORDS

It sounds clichéd, but from its inception, Montreal’s Secret City Records has been all about the music. With a goal towards documenting “sounds that will endure̶...

QBiM Q+A: THE ELWINS

QBiM Q+A: THE ELWINS

With released day for their sophomore album Play For Keeps soon approaching, The Elwins graciously played a round of Quick Before It Melts’ Q+A. Singer and guitarist Mat...


Reviews

  • PURITY RING Another Eternity
    PURITY RING Another Eternity

    Is it going to do anyone any good to get pissed off when a favourite indie band starts sounding mainstream, more pop? Can we all just agree that the musical map is now littered wit...

  • THE ELWINS Play For Keeps
    THE ELWINS Play For Keeps

    Time recently ran this clickbait piece about the best before dates of all kinds of household products you’d never expect to have one. Of course I didn’t read it at the ...

  • ASTRAL SWANS All My Favourite Singers Are Willie Nelson
    ASTRAL SWANS All My Favourite Singers Are Willie Nelson

    All my favourite singers have that certain je ne sais quoi. Call it aptitude, call it attitude, call it what you will; like a knowing wink or a wry smile, their vocal delivery conv...


PREMiERE

DOWNLOAD: CANVAS “The Soul Who”
DOWNLOAD: CANVAS “The Soul Who”

CANVAS are celebrating the release of their debut album today by offering up the album’s opening track and new single, “The Soul Who” as a free download here ...

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NEW MUSiC

NO MUSEUMS “Mosquitoes”
NO MUSEUMS “Mosquitoes”

  Just a brief recap on the No Museums story so far: No Museums is a band from Edmonton AB who used to be called Twin Library. Twin Library released a lot of gloriously feedb...

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LiSTEN

FOR ESMÉ “Just Yet”
FOR ESMÉ “Just Yet”

I’m absolutely smitten with For Esmé and their latest single, “Just Yet”. This Toronto based trio makes expertly crafted electro-pop crowned by the incomparabl...

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iNTRODUCiNG

PIN UP
PIN UP

“We’ve spent the last three years in a box of an apartment writing music,” says Montreal based trio Pin Up, “then we left for Europe, and when we came hom...

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LiSTS

2015 NEW MUSiC PREViEW
2015 NEW MUSiC PREViEW

photo: John Carey Every year-end comes with a perfunctory look back at the 12 months that were, but when the corner turned on 2015 a week ago, I set my sights firmly on the month...

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