Mike Watt, DJ Quik, Shonen Knife & more added to 2017 Sled Island fest lineup
Sled Island takes place June 21 - 25 in Calgary, Alberta. More newly added artists include Guitar Wolf, MONO, Meatbodies, DIANA, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Pinkish Black, Uniform, and more.
Austra shares ‘Future Politics’ video, tells us about her Top 10 LPs of 2016
"How do we find hope when things seem so bleak? For me hope lies in the future. It lies in the potential of a future world that doesn't exist yet; a world can be created only if we can imagine it. It's time to build visions that are radically different from anything we've known before."
DIANA released ‘Familiar Touch,’ played Rough Trade (pics, LP stream); Mozart’s Sister prep ‘Field of Love’
Toronto trio DIANA, whose members include touring players for Austra and Destroyer, released their second album, Familiar Touch in November and are currently on a short North American tour.
POP Montreal announces initial 2016 lineup
The 15th annual Pop Montreal festival returns this year on September 21-25 at multiple venues over the city. The initial lineup was just announced, featuring The Kills, Angel Olsen, Nicole Dollanganger, Seth Bogart, Psychic TV, filmmaker/author John Waters, Holy Fuck, Colin Stetson playing Sorrow and more...
Nick Waterhouse and Baths playing Brooklyn Night Bazaar during Northside ++ other upcoming BKNB shows
Nick Waterhouse @ Bowery Ballroom earlier this year (more by PSquared) Brooklyn Night Bazaar is part of Northside Festival this year, offering cool shows next weekend...
Dominick Mastrangelo’s Favorite Live Music Photos (that he took) of 2013
Palma Violets @ Glasslands - 1/23/13 We already posted BV contributor David Andrako's favorite live photos (that he took) of 2013, and now here's another from longtime BV contributor Dominick Mastrang...
POP Montreal underway (pics from the DIANA, Empress Of and Mori show)
POP Montreal is currently underway with many artists playing across multiple Montreal venues. The festival kicked off on Wednesday (9/25) and it continues through this Sunday (9/29)...
Austra and DIANA played Webster Hall (pics & video)
Toronto dark pop band Austra already hit NYC once this year in support of their new sophomore album, Olympia, and this past Sunday (9/22) they brought their tour back for a larger show at Webster H...