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DiSC of the WEEK: Blackpaw Society, Lessons In Leisure Volume 2

DiSC of the WEEK: Blackpaw Society, Lessons In Leisure Volume 2

There’s not much point to putting an About page on your website if the only description you’re willing to give about your band is “Genetically modified cats and d...

DiSC of the WEEK: The Provincial Archive, It’s All Shaken Wonder

DiSC of the WEEK: The Provincial Archive, It’s All Shaken Wonder

Folk music still carries with it a number of old-fashioned connotations for a lot of casual music listeners, so I get leery of using it to describe The Provincial Archive.  If as...

QBiM Q&A: Expwy

QBiM Q&A: Expwy

Quick Before It Melts recently marked its eighth year of existence (thank you very much), and in that time, a few artists have risen above the fray to become regularly featured fav...

RE-DiSCOVERiNG Timber Timbre’s Hot Dreams

RE-DiSCOVERiNG Timber Timbre’s Hot Dreams

Quick Before It Melts is celebrating this year’s Polaris Music Prize by re-visiting some of this year’s short listed albums, taking them out for one more spin, and sending a co...


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PREMiERE

PREMiERE: Slow Leaves “Nostalgia”
PREMiERE: Slow Leaves “Nostalgia”

There is such a thing as “urban folk”, and Winnipeg’s Slow Leaves evokes a homespun, storytelling sound that comes from the heart of downtown. Fitting then that...

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NEW MUSiC

NEW MUSiC: Wormwood, Microdot EP
NEW MUSiC: Wormwood, Microdot EP

  London ON electro-experimentalists Wormwood released a new Ep earlier this month on Austin-based label Punctum Records. Microdot is the first of a series of new EPs the duo...

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LiSTEN

LiSTEN: Single Mothers “Marbles”
photo: Ben Pobjoy

  Pitchfork described the boys of Single Mothers as “scab-peeling punk” rockers who’ve overcome internal turmoil and strife to finally get their long-await...

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iNTRODUCING

iNTRODUCiNG: City and the Sea
iNTRODUCiNG: City and the Sea

Hamilton ON’s City and the Sea are very assured of themselves: “We are well aware that our name spells out the acronym CATS, and we’re cool with that because c...

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ViDEO

ViDEO: John Southworth “Hey I’ve Got News For You”
ViDEO: John Southworth “Hey I’ve Got News For You”

Artist: John Southworth Song: “Hey I’ve Got News For You” From: Niagara (Tin Angel)...

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