The group is a small one, but from the modest pack of Calgary Juno nominees the city could very well provide the queen of this year’s awards when they’re handed out in Hamilton March 14 and at the televised ceremony March 15. 436 more words
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If the websites and publications of the world’s music tastemakers are any indication, big, big things are expected for Calgary’s Viet Cong this year.
Yes, part of that is likely due to the fact that the project features former members of defunct, acclaimed local act Women, but mainly and deservedly those expectations are built on the reputation they’ve already earned with a solid year-plus of touring, the release of a couple of singles and a demo EP, and some early tracks and videos from their debut. 1,032 more words
Sub Pop signees, Shabazz Palaces, dropped a trippy, animated video for the track “Forerunner Foray”. From their second studio album Lese Majesty, this cut delivers a smidgen of spoken word, followed by an intense production with excellent thump. 45 more words
The Telescope presents: our number one album of 2014. We gathered best-of lists from staff and contributors, crunched some numbers, and this record came out on top. 225 more words