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Who – Love This Giant

Watch/Listen here: I have always loved David Byrne’s voice. Whether solo or Talking Heads, it is so distinct, quirky and cool. Throw in St. Vincent’s crystal clear vocals and you have something special. The video is also awesome and strange … Continue reading

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Madness – Muse – A U2 Joint?

Give this a listen and then I have a question. Did that make you think of anything? As you can see in this article, U2 has had an impact on Muse. And after listening to Madness (from the new album … Continue reading

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Hell Broke Luce – Tom Waits

Watch/Listen here: Thanks to Alan Cross for pointing this one out. This unbelievable 62 year-old is a complete wonder. As distinct as they come. That gravel and growl that makes him so distinct also defines him. And still, he has … Continue reading

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Molly Ringwald Is Dead – Love Supine

Watch/listen here: I literally just ran across this band. Well, no, I mean I just found them! Based in Phoenix, Arizona, this indie, alternative (and according to them, slightly goth) band has a new album called Soundtrack to Life, Love … Continue reading

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Angels – The xx

Watch/Listen here: It’s been a long time coming. You may remember a great song I blogged about awhile back called Crystalized. You can listen/read all about it here. Nice to see this band with some new stuff! Lyrics here, more … Continue reading

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Halo – Porcupine Tree

Watch/Listen here: I have to say I knew very little of this band. So I was quite surprised that Porcupine Tree had been around since 1987! They have a stellar and eclectic discography that’s worth a look. This particular song … Continue reading

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The Black Hour – Vacuity

Watch/Listen here: As you have heard from me recently, Vacuity is a local Kitchener/Waterloo indie band whose music I have taken a shine to.Their new album drops June 26, 2012. This first single is the title track from their new … Continue reading

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At Transformation – The Tragically Hip – updated Official Video

Watch/Listen here: This is the latest song from The Hip. That was updated with the offical video. This is classic Hip with the driving guitar and the hard-edged back beat that gives their live performances such luminosity. Lyrics here, more … Continue reading

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In Came The Flood – Wintersleep

Watch/listen here: Wintersleep is a great Canadian indie band based out of Halifax, Nova Scotia. I first came across them a few years ago with their great hit Weighty Ghost from Welcome To The Night Sky. A band worth pursuing … Continue reading

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Teary Eyes and Bloody Lips – Moonface

Watch/Listen here: Moonface’s latest album With Siinai: Heartbreaking Bravery is being described as an updated throwback to the early 80’s. A little darker edge to it with elements of some of the greats from that period. If you were into … Continue reading

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