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Austra’s Euphoric Precision: A Chat with Katie Stelmanis

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Toronto-based Katie Stelmanis of Austra was one of those precocious kids whose obsession with perfecting any musical instrument she picked up and whose love of singing led to her performing with the children’s choir on vast stages with the Canadian Opera Company.

14 Jul 2011 | More

Austra to Release Sparkle Remix 12″; In town for U.S. Tour

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Toronto’s recent Polaris Prize nominees Austra will follow up their powerful Domino Records’ release Feel It Break with a generous remix collection, the Sparkle 12″, on July 26th digitally, and August 23rd on vinyl.

9 Jul 2011 | More

Arctic Monkeys – ‘Suck it and See’

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The jugular, rocks-off mentality of songs off the bulk of the last two Arctic Monkeys’ albums may be put into the sidelines on Suck it and See, but the Monkeys still maintain much of what made them a balls-out, crowd-surfing-worthy band from the onset.

7 Jun 2011 | More

The Kills – ‘Blood Pressures’

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The Kills have always been a mixed bag. Not in a negative way, but, beyond style, a dedication to Warhol and Sedgwick’s explorations in art and artifice, a respect for Royal Trux, and the lo-fi tinged magic of extreme sexual tension, what did Alison Mosshart and Jamie Hince stand for? What were they trying to say to each other, or to us?

4 Apr 2011 | More

Tricky Debuts “Murder Weapon” Video August 13th, First Single from Mixed Race Album

Tricky debuted the video for first single “Murder Weapon” from his upcoming Mixed Race album August 13th. The album will be out October 5th on Domino Records.

14 Aug 2010 | 1 comment | More

UK’s These New Puritans to Release Hidden on Domino Records This February

Can you say Thames Estuary ten times fast?  No?  Well, no worries, since the UK’s These New Puritans shall be …Read the Rest

6 Nov 2009 | More