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Quick Hitters:: Science Fiction Wedding

The rise of collaborative culture impacts almost every aspect of our lives. Whether it’s cars, couches, or recycled possessions, we’ve moved from a culture of ownership to a culture of sharing. As much as those same ideas make it harder for artists to sell music, they also facilitate artists and techs to to work without [...]

Contest:: Win Cam Penner’s new LP (X5)

Cam Penner is the working man’s musician. He’s out there on the road, without a booking agent, hoping beyond hope that his music, and all good music gets heard. His latest record, Gypsy Summer, finds Penner exploring new textures and bolder sounds, and even though his fractured rootsy persona still creeps into the mix, this [...]

Dan Mangan tonight in Halifax

In honour of Dan Mangan’s return to the Fax, here’s an acoustic take on my wife’s favourite track - “Basket” - from his last record. One could only hope he would play this in an acoustic set, especially if bribed with beer and BBQ.

Matthew Barber - Ring Upon Your Finger

Matthew Barber
Consummate professional Matthew Barber is back with another note perfect gem, a sneak peak from his upcoming self-titled LP.

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MP3:: Matthew Barber - Ring Upon Your Finger
WEB:: http://www.matthewbarber.com/

PS I Love You - Where’s the Party? (Madonna cover)

PS I Love You
Seems about right. PS I Love You taking a swing at this Madonna number as part of some big news from PBR.
MP3:: PS I Love You - Where’s the Party?
WEB:: http://www.myspace.com/psiloveyouband

James Irwin - Blue Dust

James Irwin
Fantastic new folk pop from ex-My People Sleeping member James Irwin. Album out May 1st on Bad Panda records.

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MP3:: James Irwin - Blue Dust

Lab Coast - Really Realize

Lab Coast
New single from Calgary’s Lab Coast. Muscle up your Sunday, y’all.

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MP3:: Lab Coast - Really Realize
WEB:: http://labcoast.tumblr.com/