Timber Timbre Receive Polaris Music Prize Nomination + New Single
Canadian folk band, Timber Timbre have been nominated for the prestigious Polaris Music Prize. Modelled on the Mercury Music Prize, the award is awarded annually to the best Canadian album.
The band's latest album, Creep On Creepin' On, is included on the award's long-list alongside other Canadian acts, such as Arcade Fire, Austra and Women.
Meanwhile, on June 20th, the band will release album title track 'Creep on Creepin' On' digitally, via Full Time Hobby
Life's too short to be in an everyday band; or so Montreal-based the Luyas would have you believe. Unafraid to bypass the conventions of 'normal' pop music, the five piece create a brand of experimental-pop that is refreshingly original and imaginative. Their unusual music, with its fragile melodies and intense crescendos, is matched only by their unusual choice of instruments and band name, and surmounts to a sound that's as far from mediocrity as you could possibly get. The band... (continued) [read more]
The female form is a beautiful thing. A delicate and intricate sculpture carved by the very hands of Mother Nature herself. Whether it be porcelain complexions or stream line physiques, cherry red lips or flowing curves, Itâs existence is something that is both respected and appreciated but also often used and abused. A clever man will tend and nurture to the needs of a womenâs body; her temple, preserving itâs appeal and his desire for it. A clever woman however, will use e... (continued) [read more]
Austra have a strange, strange new video for 'Hurt Me Now'. It features a creepy neon green spirit monster, if you're into that kind of thing. [read more]
Women have announced that they will play a one-off UK show this December at Londonâs XOYO, as part of their wider European Tour. Support for the one-off show will come from Fair Ohs. Tour Dates: December 07 â London, XOYO (w/Fair Ohs) Click here to buy tickets Earlier this year the Calgary quartet released their second album Public Strain to widespread acclaim. For a taster of the album you can now download âEyesoreâ below. MP3:Women â Eyesore www.myspa... (continued) [read more]