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Army Girls - T W I C E

If you’re in Halifax and in the mood for some raucous two-piece rock & roll, then I’d suggest you make your way to Michael’s on Thursday night where PS I Love You will be joined by Toronto’s Army Girls. Our fondness for PS I Love You is well-detailed in the Ack’s last post on their(…)

Three Six Mafia vs. Dazz Band - Let It Stay Fly (Skratch Bastid Blend)

Ugh, have I ever mentioned that spring in Halifax is mighty god damn depressing? Well if I know you IRL, as the kids say, then surely you know I have, cause I love to bitch about it. Well we’re on our 3rd straight day of a rain & cool temperatures combo, so I could use(…)

KRS-One - I Can’t Wake Up

What say we wrap up this Monday in Old School style, shall we? I mentioned KRS-One’s excellent-yet-odd “I Can’t Wake Up” last week in my review of mikedecline’s new album/mixtape. This Preemo-produced cut appeared on KRS’ 1993 debut solo album, and featured the Blastmaster telling a tale of a nightmare which revolved around a dream(…)

Mike O’Neil - This Is Who I Am

Do we all treasure the great Mike O’Neil? I think we should. Therefore, let’s all buy his new album Wild Lines when it comes out next year, ok? The first single, This Is Who I Am, is awesome and might well convince you to buy his album regardless of my blathering. Mike O’Neill - This(…)

Graham Wright - Soviet Race

Tokyo Police Club’s Graham Wright has a new solo album out on File Under Music called Shirts Vs. Skins. The first single, Soviet Race, will have you heading to the dance floor with visions of cold war romances lingering in your head. MP3:: Graham Wright - Soviet Race WEB:: www.grahamwright.ca

Miracle Fortress - Raw Spectacle (Diamond Rings Remix)

Anyone for a Diamond Rings remix of Miracle Fortress’ Raw Spectacle? MP3:: Miracle Fortress - Raw Spectacle (Diamond Rings Remix) WEB:: diamondringsmusic.com

Sports - Postscript Insane

Here’s a catchily-raucous new song from Sports (the band!) that will appear on their upcoming new album. Good stuff. MP3:: Sports - Postscript Insane WEB::sports.bandcamp.com

Video:: Fight For Your Right - Revisited

In honour of the Ack’s birthday, here’s that Beastie Boys Trailer all the cool kids and rappin’ grampas like us are talking about. Happy Birthday Ack your future self has less hair, but is not an idiot. [video_lightbox_youtube video_id=rBa5qp9sUOY width=640 height=480 anchor=http://www.herohill.com/images/v6.0/embed_play_sm.jpg]

O’Doyle Rules!

Diabolic, Apathy, Paradime, Joe Scudda, Rob Kelly, Ryu, Mac Lethal + Billy Madison = O’Doyle Rules! Here’s an Apathy-produced, cracker-rap banger for you to rock tomorrow for the wearing o’ the green and the puking o’ the green beer. MP3:: O’Doyle Rules! - Diabolic, Apathy, Paradime, Joe Scudda, Rob Kelly, Ryu, Mac Lethal