Thursday
Apr242014

10 Things You Have To See At CMW


Canadian Music Week is almost upon us.  So get your wristbands here, and come join us at some of these shows:

10. The Blue Stones - Thursday May 8 - 1:00am - Rancho Relaxo

9.  Brody Dalle - Wednesday May 7 - 11pm - Horseshoe Tavern

8. The Dodos & Neko Case - Friday May 9 - 8pm - Massey Hall

7. We Are Wolves - Saturday May 10 - 9:30pm - Adelaide Hall

6. DIANA - Thursday May 8 and Friday May 9 - 10pm - The Drake Hotel

5. Fitness Club Fiasco - Wednesday May 7 - 10pm - Baltic Avenue

4. Flatbush Zombies - Friday May 9 - 11pm - Phoenix Concert Theatre

3. AroarA - Thursday May 8 - 9pm - Cameron House (Back Room)

2. Elizabeth Rose - Saturday May 10 - 9pm - The Drake Hotel

1. Maylee Todd - Thursday May 8 - 9pm - Horseshoe Tavern
Thursday
Apr242014

Classic of the day: WARPAINT-Beetles


This song is a magical journey.


Label:
Rough Trade ( http://roughtrade.com ) / Manimal Vinyl (http://manimalvinyl.tumblr.com )
Thursday
Apr242014

New video from DIANA for "Strange Attraction"!


One of our favorite bands, DIANA have just released their new video, right in time for their two night stint at The Drake Underground in Toronto for CMW.  


www.facebook.com/DianaSound
www.paperbagrecords.com

Purchase 'Perpetual Surrender' on vinyl or CD:http://shop.paperbagrecords.com/produ...
On iTunes: http://georiot.co/1aO1

Here's all the info for the CMW Showcases:
2 amazing nights at The Drake Hotel as part of Canadian Music Weekmining the benefits of both solitude/looking inward & extroversion/giving outward. So excited about this line up. DIANA's performance will be musically tailored for each of these nights. Scroll down (way down) to find out more about each artist.

DIG DEEP:
8pm : Matthew "Doc" Dunn
https://healingpowertoronto.bandcamp.com/album/matthew-doc-dunn-tecumseh

"Doc Dunn flings open the shutters of perception, (an) expedition into the inner cosmos" weird canada review of "All Is" by jesse locke

9pm : Love Nation Presents : ASMR buds
Colin Fisher (Not the Wind, Not the Flag/ BERNICE/ Caribou) Felicity Williams( Bahamas/ BERNICE) and Robin Dann ( BERNICE ).
http://healingpowertoronto.bandcamp.com/album/colin-fisher-original-face
http://bernice.bandcamp.com/track/new-bodies

10pm: DIANA's most opiated performance ever. Joined by some special guests we will aim to melt you into yr seats.

11pm: Jennifer Castle ! 
http://weirdcanada.com/2011/04/ephemera-jennifer-castle-on-castlemusic/

+ ASMR themed vids all nite like dih : http://goo.gl/A9dzY0

GET HIGH:

8pm: ICE CREAM

Hottest new Cool treat to get the Party Started. 

http://www.rookiemag.com/2014/03/sunday-video-ice-cream-fired-up/

9pm : HOUSE OF MONROE
A presentation by Canada's first and only official vogue house. Movement, music, style, and so much life to lift you up. 

http://goo.gl/NeZXyq
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YKSSEaCcDb4

10pm: DIANA pure dance set. Mix our album with this:https://soundcloud.com/feelmybicep/hot-tub-slamz

11: PACIFIC HIGH DJ'S
Legendary Toronto dj duo. Dymaxion house music all night long (or until we get the boot) If you're not moving by this point plz go home (half jk)

+ amazing visuals by Phillipe Blanchard http://www.philippeblanchard.com/
Thursday
Apr242014

Douster and Teki Latex: 'Violento' (Sharkslayer and First Gift remix)

Here's another favourite from one of the top labels in the world these days.  Main Course has a track record that is second to none for assembling international talent on their releases.  On this one from their second volume of releases Douster and Teki Latex collaborate on 'Violento'.  To add to the genius of the song Sharkslayer and First Gift lend their skills to this impeccable remix.  The second remix album from Main Course is available now, get yours!

 

Thursday
Apr242014

Motions' 'Orion' from the 'All Gone' EP

The next EP from the legendary Body High Records out of L.A. is from Motions.  London based Brendan Neal offers up a bouncing, acid laden track.  We first heard him on his remix of Body High co-founder Samo Sound Boy's track 'Open'.  This brief introduction has us very interest to see what his debut EP brings...