Tag: Ep

New soft rock/surf/psych band Abrdeen Releases first EP

A new Quebec City band is set to release their debut EP and maybe it’s cause it’s a pretty perfect soundtrack to a snowy saturday morning, but we’re pretty excited about it. The band, a soft rock/surf/psych quintet led by vocalist and guitarist Meggie Lennon called Abrdeen (Yes, Abrdeen…

Dear Criminals team up with 180 students to record EP

Anyone who happened to walk by L’Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste (corner Rachel and St. Denis) last Wednesday must’ve wondered what the heck was going on: there was an INSANE lineup. Here’s your answer: Dear Criminals, the local trio made up of Frannie Holder, Vincent…

I Shot Samo: Fighting Back Against The Same Old Sh*t

SAMO: Or Same Old Shit, tag used by Jean-Michel Basquiat. We’ve all heard it, we all know what it means, but not many of us actually do something about that Same old Shit, which creeps up on us all too often. Two fellow Montrealers…

NU_MTL Daybook 020: The B side of The Muscadettes

Back in the spring, The Muscadettes released their just-in-time-for-summer debut EP, “Side A”, after much anticipation.  The band, lead by California-born, Montreal-raised twins Chantal and Kathleen Ambridge, had been playing show after show for almost a year prior to the launch (thanks, M…

NU Watch : Pang Attack and Sainte Rose release new videos

Because a good news never come alone, we are happy to share not one but two beautiful videos from some favourite local misfits. Sainte Rose, through a signature mysterious attitude and eerie ambiance and strong aesthetics revisits past lives in a…

NU_MTL Daybook 016 – Tambour

Some are landscape are artist, not using their hands but rather music, melancholy in a wordless scenario where all is emotion and melody, tunes brushed like a painting. You close your eyes. You drift. You plunge into yourself with a…

Surprise: The Barr Brothers Release Exquisite EP Alta Falls

One would know that I love the Barr Brothers to pieces. As an early fan, it was like falling in love softly but deeply, wholeheartedly with music you feel you could have been singing all your life. On record, it’s vibrant, genuine,…

A Deuxluxes Treatment, May 31st at Quai Des Brumes

Soulful rockers Les Deuxluxes are celebrating the 1st anniversary of their EP Traitement Deuxluxes, an album which, in our books, deserves a freakin’ week-long celebration with parades, balloons…the whole nine yards. Unlike us, they’ll stay modest this time around, celebrating by doing exactly what they did…

Music Video Love: Static Gold + Caveboy (L)(8)

Static Gold are known for their solid, mesmerizing performance you can’t detach your eyes from; the Montreal-based swing group does it again with the release of their first official video. ”Fury’s Dance” is cast in the 20’s, as if The Great Gatby experiences teenager…

NU_MTL Daybook 012 – SAINTE ROSE

What’s both heavy and soothing ? And good, such as when saying so good, it hurts , like the teenager in you would when a favorite catharsis song is being heard ? A possible matter of exaggeration, but the music of Sainte Rose has…