Posts tagged "canada"
PHOTOS: Doomsquad - Los Globos

PHOTOS: Doomsquad – Los Globos

We finally got the witness Doomsquad! The Montreal/Toronto trio make hypnotic, acid house-tingled psychedelia and made a recent stop off in Los Angeles in support of their lovely debut longplayer, Kalaboogie – the record comes highly recommended. Stream the entire thing after the photos. Photos from (the very dark- apologies) night are below.We’re excited about this...
Dial Doomsquad

Dial Doomsquad

Toronto trio Doomsquad have a been a favorite of ours since their lovely three-song EP came out of nowhere late last year- their set-closing seven-minute cover of Doors’ “Riders of the Storm” is a gem- and now, with a brief lull, the band are set to release their debut longplayer, Kalaboogie for Hand Drawn Dracula (Beliefs, Dream Affair).Today the band...
Stream: HSY- S/T Debut EP

Stream: HSY- S/T Debut EP

Toronto quintet HSY play spinning, yet forceful sludge punk for the Buzz imprint-  fans of Pop 1280 and The Melvins take note. Stream their entire 12-minute EP, which drops 9/12 on Buzz Records, below HSY – HSY (Full EP stream)
Cellphone Ring and Rage

Cellphone Ring and Rage

  Unfiltered, synth-heavy punk, Toronto quartet Cellphone are a recent discovery, though have let their stink linger thanks to the recent tune, “One Last Shot.” Grimy and gluttonous, the mix relies on stalwart circuitry like the TR 707 and a Juno 60. According to the band’s label, Cellphone are “pirated by Mike Wirth Broff, Eric J Farber (Easy Boy),...
Download: Arbutus Presents: The Montréal Compilation Vol. 1

Download: Arbutus Presents: The Montréal Compilation Vol. 1

I’ve had my eyes and ears on Montréal-based collective Arbutus Records since mid 2010. The small label began in a DIY loft space (very Montréal as I’m told after a recent trip to Vancouver where I camped it with friend and Warp Records-signed producer Babe Rainbow) and has since grown into a disc and cassette-releasing business...