Dustin Wong

We were really excited to talk to Thrill Jockey recording Dustin Wong about growing up in a foreign land, writing music, and a bit…

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Purity Ring

Artist: Purity Ring Title: Shrines Record Label: 4AD/Last Gang Records Rating: 5.5 Electronic music has more genres and sub genres than Joan Rivers has…

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Laetitia Sadier

Laetitia Sadier Silencio Drag City 6.5 Laetitia Sadier, former lead singer of Stereolab, is back with another soft solo album Silencio. While it is…

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Xiu Xiu Announce Tour With Swans

Xiu Xiu are taking their latest album, Always, back to major cities throughout North America. And perhaps there is no better match for Xiu Xiu than Michael Gira’s seminal post-punk band, Swans, who reformed in 2010 after a 13-year hiatus and will be headlining

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Major Lazer

Artist: Major Lazer Title: Get Free Record Label: Downtown Records Rating: 7.5 I am still unsure if even Major Lazer himself can top Major…

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Interview with Ross Farrar of Ceremony

Ceremony Interview

We caught up with Ross Farrar, lead singer from Ceremony. We talked about working with Matador Records for the first time and some other…

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Eternal Summers – Correct Behavior

Everyone loves summer. If you polled most people the numbers would probably say that summer is their favourite season of the year, well at least here in Canada. There is a romantic idea of summer, being the time of year when you are devoid of all responsibility, as if you continue to hold on to the notion of the school vacation well into your adulthood. There is a naivety about it, which is part of the appeal, but without perspective of the need for a tilted and stable orbit around the sun to give us four distinct seasons, there would not be life on this planet. The idea of an eternal summer then while cute is completely impractical, devoid of any brass tacks. So goes the challenge of the band with the same name releasing their second full length in Correct Behavior.

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