Kings of Leon WALLS

5 In an age not so long ago, the Kings Leon were hugely relevant. Their first three albums were the sound rock’n’roll vitality so badly needed in the post-internet era music consumerism, their greasy, bearded bravado a seemingly symbol authenticity. A few years later, it’s hard to hear the swagger once identified in their anthems… Read More »

The Chainsmokers Surprise Fans With New Song A Day Early, Is It Better Than "Closer"? [LISTEN]

Though not officially out until tomorrow, our good friends at Proximity were able to premiere the new single from The Chainsmokers and Phoebe Ryan, “All We Know,” a day early. The song features some soft acoustic guitar and once again features vocals from The Chainsmokers’ own Drew Taggart. The Chainsmokers seem to have found their… Read More »

The Chainsmokers announce new single 'All We Know': listen to it here – Dancing Astronaut

Few artists will ever have to wonder how to follow up a release that tops the Billboard 100. The Chainsmokers find themselves in that enviable position with their smash collaboration with Halsey “Closer,” which, despite an iffy performance at the VMAs, has proven to be a hit with long legs. Not content to rest on their laurels,… Read More »

Vincent – Retrograde (Original Mix)

Best known for his explosive synths on emblematic singles like “Only” and “No Mercy,” renowned trap producer Vincent returns with a surprising new original. “Retrograde” is infectious immediately upon introduction, continuing with concentrated sonics for a more mellow trap result, tinged with trademark Vincent sounds. Following up “Her,” Vincent continues to display his versatility as a producer, taking creative risks… Read More »

​Fond of Tigers Return with ‘Uninhabit’ LP, Premiere Single

Vancouver-based self-described “post-everything” unit Fond Tigers are set to return with their fourth studio album later this fall. Titled Uninhabit, the new full-length will land on October 7 through Offseason Records.   The latest fering was captured to tape at Rain City Recorders by Jesse Gander, and features the septet Stephen Lyons, Morgan McDonald, JP… Read More »

Sigur Rós Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver BC, September 18

8 Orchestral and atmospheric Icelandic trio Sigur Rós kicked f their North American tour in Vancouver last night (September 18), with new, stunning visuals and no additional musicians.   The band took to the stage and introduced a new track, entitled “Á” (“river”). Jumping around their extensive catalogue, it was clear that they weren’t about… Read More »