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
Mount Kimbie have released a music video of âWould Knowâ. The track is off their debut album, Crooks and Lovers, which is looking to be one of 2010's best albums. The video was shot by Tyrone Lebon and you can check it out below. http://www.myspace.com/mountkimbie [read more]
Allo Darlin' are set to dominate the US, as their debut album is set for release over there in October. This will be followed by a string of US Dates. They're a favourite of ours, so we wish them all the best. MP3: Allo Darlin' - My Heart Is A Drummer http://www.myspace.com/allodarlin [read more]
The word 'Balearic', in the context of music, will probably cause a raised brow or two amongst anyone that doesn't find a week's vacation in Ibiza, having unprotected sex with people with tacky tattoos and England shirts, fun. Shine 2009 are trying to turn that image around. Check out the video for 'New Rules' below! http://www.myspace.com/2009shine [read more]