• WATCH: Pipe Dream Releases “Atmosphere” Lyric Video

    WATCH: Pipe Dream Releases “Atmosphere” Lyric Video

    Cleveland indie band Pipe Dream has just released a brand new lyric video for their song “Atmosphere.” The track is off of their recent EP, The Oak, which was just released last month. The EP is available to stream or download (for free) on Pipe Dream’s BandCamp page. Watch the lyric video for “Atmosphere” below:

  • Photo by Susan Moss for POP Montreal

    Against Me! and The Gaslight Anthem at Metropolis

    Want more POP Montreal? Check out 10 shows you can’t miss at this year’s festival right here!  On Thursday, September 18th, I saw Against Me! and The Gaslight Anthem at Montreal’s Metropolis, my personal highlight for this year’s edition of POP Montreal, a festival that’s (sorta) devoted to… pop music? Either way, the chance to see two scene giants in […]

  • Show Preview: Slow Magic at Le Belmont

    Show Preview: Slow Magic at Le Belmont

    Photo by Jonas McCluggage WHO: Slow Magic WHERE: Le Belmont WHEN: September 27th HOW MUCH: $13.00 For more information: http://iloveneon.ca/slow-magic/

  • LISTEN: The Rural Alberta Advantage Share New Song “Runners In The Night”

    LISTEN: The Rural Alberta Advantage Share New Song “Runners In The Night”

    The Rural Alberta Advantage is a 3-piece Canadian indie rock band, led by lead vocalist/guitarist Nils Edenloff, keyboardist/backing vocalist Amy Cole and drummer Paul Banwatt. Over the course of 2 full-length LPs and 1 EP, they’ve perfected their own brand of folk-tinged indie rock, opening for the likes of Dan Mangan and Great Lake Swimmers and seeing their sophomore album long-listed for the […]

  • Le duo Secret Sun | Crédit : Bonsound

    À voir : Secret Sun présente son vidéoclip pour la pièce Passing Cars

    Le duo montréalais Secret Sun vient tout juste de sortir son nouveau vidéoclip pour la chanson Passing Cars. Le clip en noir et blanc a été réalisé par Hervé Baillargeon. Ce dernier s’est inspiré par le rythme de la chanson lui faisant penser au mécanisme produisant les vagues d’une piscine à vagues. Le clip a d’ailleurs été filmé au parc aquatique du Mont Saint-Sauveur. […]

  • The Black Keys at The Bell Center

    The Black Keys at The Bell Center

    Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you have definitely heard about one of the five shows the Black Keys have played in Montreal over the past four years. Thursday evening, the American duo hit the Bell Center stage for the third night since 2011, this time in support of their eighth studio album, Turn Blue. Released along with a number of strange, cryptic messages, Dan […]

  • LISTEN: New Manic Pixi Album (+free track!)

    LISTEN: New Manic Pixi Album (+free track!)

    Pop-grunge band Manic Pixi have just released their debut full-length Sugar Bomb! earlier this week. To celebrate this release, the band paired up with SwitchBitch Noise to give a free track download of their song “Tongue Tunnels” [available here]. If you want to give the album a listen, it’s available for streaming through AltSounds. The album is very varied, style-wise, true to the […]

  • WATCH: Alvvays’ Music Video for “Next of Kin”

    WATCH: Alvvays’ Music Video for “Next of Kin”

      Toronto (via the East Coast) indie rock darlings Alvvays have just posted a music video for “Next of Kin”, the third single from their self-titled debut record released back in July. Following videos for “Adult Diversion” and “Archie, Marry Me”, this newest video is within the same intentionally grainy, artsy aesthetic. The video was filmed in London by Conor […]

  • Show Preview: Amos The Transparent at Petit Campus – Presented by Indie Montreal

    Show Preview: Amos The Transparent at Petit Campus – Presented by Indie Montreal

    via WHO: Amos the Transparent with Po Lazarus, First You Get the Sugar and more WHEN: September 21 2014 WHERE: Petit Campus HOW MUCH: $10.00 For more information: http://indiemontreal.ca/amos-the-transparent-po-lazarus-first-you-get-the-sugar-ainsley-mcneaney-pop-montreal/

  • Sugar Bomb! by Manic Pixi

    Sugar Bomb! by Manic Pixi

    Brooklyn, NY’s Manic Pixi, formerly known as Sugar Bomb, is a pop-grunge band brought to life by lead singer Kat Hamilton and drummer Emmett Ceglia. The two met at Berklee College of Music in 2012 and decided to start a band together. They later met their current spunky guitarist, Marshall Biever, when Hamilton’s vocal coach recommended him. Although the band […]