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WEAVES >> “One More”

March 8th, 2016  |  by  |  published in New Music | Comments Off on WEAVES >> “One More”

WEAVES >> “One More”

“I think there’s room for women to have a more individual voice in music and to be having fun rather than looking for their next love,” says Weaves frontwoman Jasmyn Burke of “One More”, the first single from the band’s debut full length. “One More” is an amped up “assertion of independence”.  “Sometimes I’m bothered by […]

2016 New Music Preview

January 7th, 2016  |  by  |  published in Lists | Comments Off on 2016 New Music Preview

2016 New Music Preview

2016 is barely a twinkle, but the year in Canadian music is already looking bright. We’re stilling waiting for Views From the 6 to drop, and for news about a Reflektor follow-up, but we’re just as eager to hear new music from the following eight artists as well. Absolutely Free Their space-age art rock debut album sat high atop […]

WEAVES >> “Drag Me Down”

December 8th, 2015  |  by  |  published in New Music | Leave A Comment »

WEAVES >> “Drag Me Down”

Short story short: Weaves covered One Direction for an Rdio compilation; Rdio declared bankruptcy soon after. Determined not to let anyone drag them down (I know, but how could I not??), Weaves released their blistering take on 1D’s “Drag Me Down” last week as a download via SoundCloud to thank fans for an incredible 2015 and cap off their […]

The LABEL MAKERS: BUZZ RECORDS

July 18th, 2014  |  by  |  published in FEATURES, The Label Makers | Leave A Comment »

The LABEL MAKERS: BUZZ RECORDS

If it’s noise you’re after, then you best be bookmarking Buzz Records‘ web site and checking back frequently.  The Toronto-based label that sprang from underground music venue The Garage in 2011.  They’ve curated an impressive collection of cacophonies in just 36 months, and are having their best year yet: Odonis Odonis‘ Hard Boiled Soft Boiled was long listed […]

iNTRODUCiNG: Weaves

October 24th, 2013  |  by  |  published in Introducing... | Leave A Comment »

Toronto’s Weaves have been generating buzz, and not just because they’re signed to super-cool Buzz Records.  Brooklyn Vegan recently premiered their new video and single, “Take A Dip”, and I thought it was high time I dipped into their music for myself, and added them to the QBiM collection. “Take A Dip” is available now […]


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