Posted in MP3 | music on October 9, 2007

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Miracle Fortress @ La Tulipe (Pop Montreal) - Oct 3, 2007 (CRED)
Miracle Fortress

Miracle Fortress were THIIIIIIS close to winning the Polaris Prize. Graham Van Pelt's stunning release of 2007 has begun to turn people's heads to The Beach Boys and Brian Eno all over again. Playing for the hometown crowd, Miracle Fortress simply owned everyone. Having seen Miracle Fortress as a solo act first, then as a band, the project has come a long way in such a short time. Every show they play, they seem to inch closer to greatness. Also, I love watching drummer Jordon Robson-Cramer stand and drum. I'm not sure if this is for any particular reason or if it's just to look cool. Regardless, Cramer is a stellar percussionist and brings the band to a new level. [Pop Montreal 2007: Premiere Nuit]
Miracle Fortress are playing the BrooklynVegan CMJ showcase with The Rosebuds (video), Dean & Britta, The Most Serene Republic, The Shaky Hands, Bon Iver and special guest. Tickets are still on sale. MF are also playing at Sound Fix Records in Brooklyn the next day.

Graham's other band Think About Life played Pop Montreal too. All tour dates below....

Miracle Fortress - 2007 Tour Dates
Oct 16 - Bowery Ballroom (Brooklyn Vegan / CMJ show) New York, New York (8pm)
Oct 17 - Sound Fix Records - Brooklyn, NY (5pm)
Oct 18 - Sackville Music Hall w/ Besnard Lakes, Julie Doiron Sackville, New Brunswick
Oct 20 - The Marquee (Halifax POP - CBC Radio 3 showcase) w/ ERIC’S TRIP, LAND OF TALK Halifax

Previously
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Comments (6)

Hey BV. Any word on set times for the showcase yet?

Posted by Christopher | October 9, 2007 8:42 AM

6pm - Bon Iver
7pm - The Shaky Hands
8pm - Miracle Fortress
9pm - Most Serene Republic
10pm - Dean & Britta
11pm - The Rosebuds
12am - Voxtrot

Posted by Anonymous | October 9, 2007 11:33 AM

are the beans spilled?

Posted by Anonymous | October 9, 2007 3:21 PM

wait, nevermind, thats what i get for reading (and commenting on) posts in the ordered they were posted

Posted by Anonymous | October 9, 2007 3:28 PM

really liked what I've heard so far- found a band that I thought other fans might dig. It's an Indonesian band called White Shoes & the Couples Company- you can get a free MP3 of theirs at www.mintyfresh.com

Posted by Lauren | October 9, 2007 4:04 PM

Wow. Thanks Lauren.....


...for the Spam.

Posted by Anonymous | October 9, 2007 4:09 PM

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