Mississauga native PND is having a party next door in Toronto
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PartyNextDoor has been blowing up social media recently with cryptic tweets  which have become the hallmark for OVO marketing their stable of artists of which PND is a proud member of. Now just days before …

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Ryder encourages people to “Stompa” they feet
January 14, 2013 – 1:00 pm | No Comment
Ryder encourages people to “Stompa” they feet

The sixth solo disc by three-time Juno Award winner Serena Ryder, Harmony has been on store and digital shelves for nearly three months – an inordinately long time for an album to be out without a formal single to back it.

Elephant Stone see a “Heavy Moon” on the rise
December 3, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment
Elephant Stone see a “Heavy Moon” on the rise

Elephant Stone make use of a sitar to incorporate traditional Indian music, mixing that with pop and new wave. The end result is an interesting combination, as highlighted on “Heavy Moon.”

Twins get closer on first single from Heartthrob
December 1, 2012 – 12:52 pm | No Comment
Twins get closer on first single from Heartthrob

The first single from, and lead track off, the upcoming offering, “Closer” is conventional feel-good Tegan and Sara fare, with a message of love (the kind you clean up with a mop and bucket).

Hey Ocean! aim for the top left with “I Am A Heart”
November 26, 2012 – 9:00 am | No Comment
Hey Ocean! aim for the top left with “I Am A Heart”

Always an interesting trio, the Vancouver, BC-based collective Hey Ocean! is on this new gem both entertaining in sound and sight, as the accompanying video is a fitting match to the new single.

Brand new bitch coming with a brand new album
November 23, 2012 – 6:56 pm | No Comment
Brand new bitch coming with a brand new album

Born and raised in Oakville, ON, Anjulie came to fame last year by way of her smash hit “Brand New Bitch,” which was legally downloaded over 80,000 times in Canada alone. Not bad for a single with no album.

July Talk let them know with self-titled debut
November 22, 2012 – 3:43 pm | No Comment
July Talk let them know with self-titled debut

Lyrically, it has been said, Peter Dreimanis and Leah Fay, backbone of new outfit July Talk, “play with the juxtaposition of gender roles and perspectives, distorting social preconceptions.” The end result is unique.

Metric staying afloat while “Breathing Underwater”
November 16, 2012 – 1:08 pm | No Comment
Metric staying afloat while “Breathing Underwater”

The video for “Breathing Underwater” is directed by Lauren Graham and precedes the release of the deluxe issue of Metric’s fifth studio record, out Nov. 20.

Title track to The Sticks is an animated adventure
November 13, 2012 – 2:00 pm | No Comment
Title track to The Sticks is an animated adventure

Ryan Guldemond, eccentric lead man for Quadra Island, BC-collective Mother Mother, told Martyr a time ago that he rarely wrote positive lyrics – that his outlook via song was “quite cynical.”

Balconies put a spooky new spin on an old favourite
October 31, 2012 – 12:46 pm | No Comment
Balconies put a spooky new spin on an old favourite

Just in time for Halloween, this new twist on the original Balconies’ tune “Serious Bedtime” sees the trio rock a zombie-infested foggy forest. The remake of the song and video entitled “Do it in the Dark” shows the versatility of both their instrumental and vocal prowess.

New Stars single another serving from The North
October 28, 2012 – 10:59 pm | No Comment
New Stars single another serving from The North

“Backlines” marks the third single off Stars’ sixth full-length studio album ‘The North.’ The song and video follow on the heels of “The Theory of Relativity” and “Hold on When You Get Love and Let Go When You Give It.”

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