Hey gang! I hope you guys have mixes made for
tonight! It should be lots of fun.
Other shows this week are below, illustrated somewhat cryptically without text. WHO KNOWS WHICH SHOWS ARE WHICH!? (The hyperlinked images do, incidentally.)
Have a great weekend!
Montréal’s own Majical Cloudz dropped by Underground Sounds this week to talk about his
new EP coming out this Monday. Check out the interview here:
and listen to one of the tracks off the EP here:
He’ll be launching the EP at
Casa this Saturday.
We’re getting really excited about this mixtape exchange party (if ya
didn’t already know)! Even more so now that we have NEW DJs added to the lineup.
There’s Alex Moskos AKA
Drainolith (also of AIDS Wolf fame), Luke Fowlie ( World Skip the Beat) annnnd Aaron Maiden (DJ on CKUT’s Roots Rock Rebel).
See you guys there!
PS: We’re going to be raffling off Sigur Ros tickets at the event. Repeat: Sigur Ros tickets. Bring yr best Jonsi impressions.
This past weekend marked the final step in the drawn-out move from Ottawa to Montreal — finally got the chance to bring up all of my gear, bikes, records: the really important stuff. The rest of the week is looking pretty rad too, getting psyched for this awesome mixswap party we’re throwing on Friday (check out the sweet poster!) plus a couple gigs with the new band and some American friends in town for a visit. Should be good!
Are you guys getting excited for this whole
mixtape swapping party we’re throwing this Friday? NO!?!?! Well, here are a few tapes some cool people made to get you in the mood.
Luke Fowlie from World Skips a Beat (who will be dj-ing at the event):
Parker Mah from Jazz Euphorium (who will be there in spirit:)
Nick Schofield from the strictly Canadian Underground Sounds:
Don’t sleep y’all. And start practicing yer best dance moves.
We’ve got the first ever live performance and interview with Debt, featuring 3/4’s of local (sadly defunct) rock outfit Wind-Up People.
Also: Lots of rad tunes, and perhaps an extra interview or two, who knows!?!
Either way, there will be good times, guaranteed!
Don’t miss out!
Hey guys, check out this video we made in anticipation of our
All the details are in the video and the
post linked above, but just in case you don’t know:
Friday, November 30th @ Espace POP (5587 Parc) 7:30pm
Donuts, Beer, CKUT DJs
Bring a mix you made on a flash drive, CD or cassette
Best pre-drink in the city
Still from the Video for Horsebladder’s Pioneer
Horsebladder‘s live set she did back in October to the Free Music Archives. Take a Listen to it and all of the other live sets and tracks that we’ve been adding to this treasure trove of creative commons licensed music archive that is hosted by our sister organization WFMU in Jersey City.
Here’s this week’s menu!
Noise and polyrhythms:
Metz, Absolutely Free, Young Lungs
Neil Young and Crazy Horse
Feel good guitar music via MTL and Halifax:
Dance Movie, The Tibaldos
Casa Del Popolo
Real, emotional trash (warm guitar/cold reverb):
YouYourself&I, James Irwin, Year of Glad
Casa Del Popolo
Kalmunity Live Organic Improv Tuesdays
Montreal, Mexico, Jazz:
Géraldine Eguiluz, Pierre Yves Martel/ Isaiah Ceccarelli
@ Casa Del Popolo
Hey friends, It was a pretty rad week here in Montreal — had some friends visiting from Oakland/Toronto/Ottawa, went to Expozine, and played an improvised last-minute gig with a new band (opening for a solo member of Sunburned Hand of the Man, holysmokes!). Whewww, f’real.
here are some charts!