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March 16, 2010 Fans of seminal indie bands Broken Social Scene and Metric can vote now to elect the winner of the Pepsi Refresh SXSW Challenge. …
February 19, 2010 After a five-year drought, Toronto collective Broken Social Scene have finally released new music -- "World Sick," the first leak from their May 5 release, Forgiveness Rock Record -- and it's an epic, shimmering reminder of the band's power. …
February 6, 2010 This week, Fall Out Boy members discussed the band's uncertain future, Jay Reatard's death was ruled a drug overdose, and Francis Bean Cobain made her musical debut. …
February 1, 2010 After a five-year wait, Toronto's indie rock supa-dupa-group Broken Social Scene will return May 4 with a new yet-to-be-titled album.
The release features the six core members behind the past two BSS records, including founders Kevin Drew and Brendan Canning, plus regular contributors like Leslie Feist, Metric's Emily Haines and Jimmy Shaw, Jason Collett, Stars' Amy Millan and Evan Cranley, and experimental eight-piece orchestral group …
April 13, 2009 Feist's new music video for "The Water," a tune off her breakout 2007 album The Reminder, is a lot different from the peppy web hit that was the clip for "1234." In fact, pretty much the only thing they have in common is Feist.
The clip is directed by Feist's fellow Broken Social Scene pal Kevin Drew, and stars Feist with actors David Fox and Cillian Murphy.
In an interview, Drew said the video's concept came about because he thought …
December 12, 2008 In the music world, the term "experimental" is used loosely; it's often applied to anything outside of traditional drums, bass, and guitar. But the Happiness Project, Broken Social Scene, and Do Make Say Think musician Charles Spearin's new endeavor, just may restore the term's clout.
Over the past few years, Spearin has collected recordings of interviews with his Toronto neighbors on the subject of happiness. …
December 9, 2008 The initial lineup for Florida's 7th annual Langerado Music Festival has been unveiled, and already the event is gearing up to be an absolute must. Death Cab For Cutie, Snoop Dogg, Ryan Adams and the Cardinals, and Gym Class Heroes will all perform, as well as Dashboard Confessional, Broken Social Scene, Cold War Kids, Girl Talk, and the Faint.
The festival takes place March 6-8 at Bicentennial Park in Miami, FL. …
December 1, 2008 A jaw-dropping collection of indie rock's finest have contributed exclusive new songs to Dark Was the Night, a 32-track album out February 17 via 4AD, which will benefit the Red Hot Organization, a charity dedicated to raising funds and awareness for HIV and AIDS. …
October 20, 2008 It appears those furry rascals on Sesame Street may have worn out ol' Feist, for the north-of-the-border singer is planning to step away from music and "rest for a minute" after the mind-boggling success of her album The Reminder. [Via NME.com].
"[My career] has become kind of large and it really began for me very, very small, like me alone in my bedroom with my four-track and a pair of headphones," she told the Canadian Press. …
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