Japandroids short-listed for ECHO Songwriting Prize
Awards season is stepping up with nominations left, right and centre - but for now lets focus on Canada and the ECHO Songwriting Prize - for which 405 favourites Japandroids are nominated (for 'The House That Heaven Built').
Joining Japandroids on the list are Kathleen Edwards, Dan Mangan, John K Samron and Sloan. We’ve lined up all the videos below for you to check out for yourselves. The winner will be announced on the 19th October
We caught up with Beaty Heart in a backyard in Brixton to talk about how they started, not being a Goldsmiths band, a love of visuals, being tagged with the term 'tribal', new music formats, new releases, old releases, helping out friends and a lot more. They also performed the wonderful 'Get The Gurls' for us. [read more]
of Montreal made an appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night to perform 'Dour Percentage' from the their recently released album, Paralytic Stalks. [read more]