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Watch: Beliefs "Comb"

Watch: Beliefs “Comb”

The Toronto-based post-punk outfit Beliefs will release their upcoming LP Habitat on September 22nd via Outside Music/Hand Drawn Dracula. The new record was written by core members Jesse Crowe and Josh Korody (Nailbiter, WISH), and Crowe reports, “We wrote 80% of it in a room in four days with no previous material.” They would go onto record Habitat in sixteen […]

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Watch Ka Baird's "Oneiric" Video

Watch Ka Baird’s “Oneiric” Video

The multi-instrumentalist Ka Baird is a longtime member of the experimental music ensemble Spires That In The Sunset Rise. On September 22nd she will release her solo LP Sapropelic Pycnic via Drag City. While the musician has two LP releases under that name, 2015’s See Sun Think Shadow (Perfect Wave) and 2016’s A Love Supreme (No Index), that moniker is […]

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Watch: John Maus "The Combine"

Watch: John Maus “The Combine”

John Maus returns with his new album Screen Memories due out October 27th via Ribbon Music. This will be his fourth LP since 2006, and his first since releasing his groundbreaking effort, 2011’s We Must Become The Pitiless Censors Of Ourselves. In the six year interim, Maus has been busy writing and recording at his remote residence in Minnesota, and […]

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Photos: Dead Cross Live @ The Showbox

Photos: Dead Cross Live @ The Showbox

Dead Cross is currently touring the US in support of their self-titled LP out now on Ipecac Recordings/Three One G. Featuring Dave Lombardo (Slayer/ Fantômas) on drums, Justin Pearson (The Locust/Retox) on bass, Mike Crain (Retox/on guitar, as well as Mike Patton (Faith No More/Fantômas) on vocals, this super group is currently revitalizing hardcore with their caustic and energetic live […]

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Listen: Patrick Higgins & Josh Modney "Renaissance Recap"

Listen: Patrick Higgins & Josh Modney “Renaissance Recap”

Today we listen in on EVRLY MVSIC, a very intriguing upcoming release from Patrick Higgins and Josh Modney that will come out via NNA Tapes on September 22nd. Higgins’ Social Death Mixtape, a 2015 release for the label, found him creating electro-acoustic compositions for a variety of performers, but here he forms a duo with fellow avant composer/musician, the violinist […]

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Watch: Fake Palms "I'm Not There" (Photo By: Cristina Naccarato)

Watch: Fake Palms “I’m Not There”

Fake Palms will release their sophomore LP Pure Mind on September 15th (Buzz Records/Pleasence Records). The Toronto-based quartet dropped their self-titled debut back in 2015, and it was a gritty platter of jangle-pop full of punk anxiety. On “I’m Not There,” they continue to chart that course even as they brush off some of that first effort’s dirt and dust. […]

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Listen: METZ “Mess of Wires”

Listen: METZ “Mess of Wires”

METZ is readying the release of their third LP Strange Peace on September 22nd via Sub Pop. The upcoming effort was recorded live to tape in Chicago with Steve Albini before the band returned to Toronto where they continued constructing the album with longtime collaborator Graham Walsh. “Mess of Wires” is our newest listen in on the upcoming record, and […]

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