SiriusXM Music Blast Vol. 59

SiriusXM Music Blast Vol. 59                                                                        June 27, 2014 New Adds to Iceberg – Sirius 161 Theory of a Deadman – Drown Arctic Monkeys – Why’d You Always Call Me When You’re High Foster the People – Best Friend Jack White – Lazaretto New Adds to the Verge – XM 173 The Trews – Rise in the Wake Royal Tusk – Shadow of Love Arctic Monkeys … Continue reading SiriusXM Music Blast Vol. 59

Arctic Monkeys the Interview

Interview with Alex Turner and Matt Helders June 21, 2014 in Toronto. Arctic Monkeys 2014 Tour STATE PARK – INDIANAPOLIS, IN 25.06.14 TICKETS SUMMERFEST – MILWAUKEE, WI 04.07.14 TICKETS ROCK WERCHTER – WERCHTER, BELGIUM 05.07.14 SOLD OUT ROSKILDE FESTIVAL – ROSKILDE, DENMARK 06.07.14 TICKETS VOLT FESTIVAL – SOPRON, HUNGARY 08.07.14 TICKETS NIMES FESTIVAL – NIMES, FRANCE 10.07.14 TICKETS OPTIMUS ALIVE – LISBON, PORTUGAL 12.07.14 SOLD OUT MARLAY PARK – DUBLIN 13.07.14 TICKETS T IN THE PARK – BALADO, KINROSS 16.07.14 TICKETS CASTELLO SCALIGERO – VILLAFRANCA, ITALY 17.07.14 TICKETS PISTOIA BLUES FESTIVAL – PISTOIA, ITALY 19.07.14 TICKETS LES VIEILLES CHARRUES – BRITTANY, FRANCE 30.07.14 TICKETS HARRAH’S HOTEL & CASINO STIR COVE – COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA 01.08.14 SOLD OUT LOLLAPALOOZA – CHICAGO, IL 06.08.14 SOLD OUT SDSU OPEN AIR THEATRE – … Continue reading Arctic Monkeys the Interview

Polaris Music Prize Long List

        The 2014 Polaris Long List. Arcade Fire – Reflektor AroarA – In The Pines Austra – Olympia Philippe B – Ornithologie, la nuit BADBADNOTGOOD – III Basia Bulat – Tall Tall Shadow Chromeo – White Women Cousins – The Halls Of Wickwire Cowboy Junkies / Various Artists – The Kennedy Suite The Darcys – Warring Dead Obies – Montréal $ud Mac DeMarco – Salad Days DIANA – Perpetual Surrender Drake – Nothing Was The Same Freedom Writers – NOW Fresh Snow – I Frog Eyes – Carey’s Cold Spring Gorguts – Colored Sands Tim Hecker – … Continue reading Polaris Music Prize Long List

SiriusXM Indie Award Winners!

        2014 SIRIUSXM INDIE AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED (TORONTO, ON – May 10) Canadian Music Week is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 SiriusXM Indies – 14th Annual Independent Music Awards. City and Colour, Arcade Fire and Arctic Monkeys are among the winners recognized tonight across 37 categories. Celebrating the best of independent music – both Canadian and International – the Indies were held at Kool Haus, and featured special performances from artists such as Hollerado, Mounties, Born Ruffians, Ponctuation, The Strumbellas, and The Hidden Cameras. Sweden’s internationally acclaimed Little Dragon also took to the SiriusXM … Continue reading SiriusXM Indie Award Winners!

PR-ALEXISONFIRE announce SPECIAL 2nd EDITION VINYL BOXSET; PREORDER

(APRIL 15, 2014) – Dine Alone Records / New Damage and Alexisonfire have announced the release of a 2nd Edition AOF vinyl box set. The box set highlights AOF’s studio LP pressings and will be available to pre-order today at theonlybandever.com dinealonerecords.com and newdamagerecords.com.  Pre-orders will begin shipping August 2014.  See below for full details of the box set contents. The custom-designed box set released last December — which included audiophile re-pressings of AOF studio releases as well as coveted long out-of-print EPs — was limited to 1,000 copies.  It sold out in less than 40 minutes worldwide much to the … Continue reading PR-ALEXISONFIRE announce SPECIAL 2nd EDITION VINYL BOXSET; PREORDER

5 Canadian Bands you need to see this week in Austin TX. #SXSW

The pilgrimage to Austin Texas returns this week as 1000’s of bands, fans, and brands head to the lone star state for SXSW. Here are 5 bands you need to see this week. Tokyo Police Club Tokyo Police Club return with their latest “Forcefield”. Catch TPC playing Bungalow, 92 Rainey St. Wednesday March 12 at 10:00 pm Listen: Hot Tonight Arkells Hamilton ON. band Arkells will make their 3rd visit to Austin’s SXSW. New songs recorded in L.A. in January 2014 will debut this week. Look for Arkells Wednesday at Lucille, 77 Rainey St. at 1:00 am. Royal Canoe Royal Canoe … Continue reading 5 Canadian Bands you need to see this week in Austin TX. #SXSW

Release: Hamilton set to host the 2015 JUNO Awards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE HAMILTON TO HOST THE 2015 JUNO AWARDS CANADA’S MUSIC AWARDS WILL MARCH TO THE BEAT OF STEELTOWN HAMILTON, Ontario (January 9, 2014) — The JUNO Awards “road trip” is heading back to southern Ontario as The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) and broadcast partner CTV, announced today that Hamilton will host The 2015 JUNO Awards and JUNO Week celebrations, March 9-15. The 44th annual JUNO Awards will be broadcast on CTV from Copps Coliseum on Sunday, March 15, 2015. JUNO Week 2015 will touch down on the province through the combined efforts of the … Continue reading Release: Hamilton set to host the 2015 JUNO Awards