Japandroids short-listed for ECHO Songwriting Prize
Awards season is stepping up with nominations left, right and centre - but for now lets focus on Canada and the ECHO Songwriting Prize - for which 405 favourites Japandroids are nominated (for 'The House That Heaven Built').
Joining Japandroids on the list are Kathleen Edwards, Dan Mangan, John K Samron and Sloan. We’ve lined up all the videos below for you to check out for yourselves. The winner will be announced on the 19th October
In a couple of weeks Annie Clarke, aka St. Vincent, will drop her third album, Strange Mercy. Not to brag or anything, but we've heard it, and it's very good indeed. [read more]
Rejoice! The finest band in Norwich, Olympians, have released a new single. The song is titled 'Foreign Language' and you can download the song (along with B-side 'Leaving You At Christmas') at their bandcamp (http://olympians.bandcamp.com/). The band have also released a video for 'Foreign Language', which you can view below. Their new EP will be available in the new year through Evil Pop [read more]