Sultan + Shepard Talk About Playing Live in the Studio & Their Favorite Collaborations [Q&A]

Montreal’s own Sultan +Shepard have released have dropped a video for “Damn” the follow up single to “Cashmere Sweater.” Featuring the belting vocals Red Rosamond, the video for “Damn” captures us with its catchy lyrics, driving melodies, and thumping beats. Taking Sultan + Shepard out the DJ booth, the video shows a different dimension the… Read More »

Close Talker ‘Okay Hollywood’ (video)

Saskatoon indie rock unit Close Talker are about to release their latest record Lens, but ahead its arrival next month, the band have unveiled a brand new video.   Album cut “Okay Hollywood” has been given the visual treatment thanks to director and editor Nathan Boey, and the resulting clip is certainly an explosive one.… Read More »

An Essential Guide to Mount Eerie, the Microphones and the World of Phil Elverum

The earliest releases by Phil Elverum (who, at the time, was still spelling his last name as “Elvrum”) firmly embraced the era lo-fi recording and bedroom four-track exploration that spawned indie favourites like Lou Barlow, Smog and his much beloved Eric’s Trip. His first experiments had the hint trial and error baked in; Microphone Mix… Read More »