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
London five – piece Zulu Winter are set to head out on a UK tour from next week, starting with their first headline London show at CAMP Basement on the 1st November. [read more]
Welcome to the second edition of '405 Focus'. A few weeks ago we kicked off our new video series by heading into the world of Big Deal, and today we have another relatively young band in the form of Tripwires. We've been following this Reading based band for quite some time now, with their first 405 appearance taking place late last year when we spoke about their track 'Cinnamon'. [read more]
Watch the amazing video for 'Round & Round' by Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti. It was filmed by Wayne Coyne on his iPhone and edited by George Salisbury (visuals for Flaming Lips). You can visit the band by heading to http://www.arielpink.com [read more]
Tera Melos have released the first video from their forthcoming album, Patagonian Rats. The video for the song 'The Skin Surf' was directed by Behn Fannin (The Melvins, Nurses). Patagonian Rats will be available everywhere via Sargent House on September 7th, 2010. Artist: Tera Melos Album: Patagonian Rats Label: Sargent House Release Date: September 7th, 2010 1. So Occult 2. Kelly 3. The Skin Surf 4. Aped 5. Trident Tail 6. Frozen Zoo 7. In Citrus Heights ... (continued) [read more]