Caracol presents SABRES - Toast Dawg Remixes
Sabres is an audio-visual art collaboration between three Quebec artists: singer-songwriter Caracol, visual artist Pascal Picard and DJ Toast Dawg (Soundcloud, Bandcamp). The project came to fruition when Picard created images premised to capture the vibe of Caracol’s track “Sabres of Truth”. These photos serve as the cover art for this release.
PLAYING CMW 2014 & CONFIRMED TO PERFORM ON CANADA AM ON MAY 12
Montreal alt, folk-pop quintet, The Franklin Electric has been on a winning streak. Back in 2012, they claimed first prize in a Nashville-based songwriting competition for their track, “Old Piano” that in turn, lead the band heading into the studio to produce their debut album, This Is How I Let You Down. The record will be released in Canada on May 6, 2014 via the Montreal indie label powerhouse, Indica Records (Half Moon Run, Phantogram).
LUDOVIC ALARIE – who will soon hit the road with Arthur H – just released his videoclip for Mon Tendre II, third single off the singer-songwriter’s self-titled album. The animation clip, imagined as a painting come to life, was designed and produced by Montreal artist Marissa Tombs. This new visual gem comes out just a couple of days shy of Alarie’s upcoming tour with Arthur H that will be held across the province from January 23rd to February 7th.Learn more
Heading to the studio in January
The last two years have been exciting for Foreign Diplomats. A soft EP release on bandcamp in June 2013 has led to frequent touring across Quebec including performances at M for Montreal, Expo Quebec, Montreal's Jazz Festival, opening slots for Phantogram, Alex Nevsky, Violent Femmes and Half Moon Run as well as CMW showcases.
Introducing Adrian Underhill - A blend of eletro-pop, R&B and soul
This week left-field Canadian Pop artist Adrian Underhill releases his sophomore EP Gone For Too Long via Montreal-based indie label, Indica Records (Half Moon Run, Phantogram). The EP, a 3-track quirky blend of R&B based tunes with hook-laden, soul-like vocals and electro-pop beats, features the lead single “Bed of Roses” and the title track “Gone for too Long” before taking a more delicate turn on the final track “Holding Out”.
Following their 2013 European tour, The Loodies are now set to take on Germany and Switzerland once again, playing a series of concerts starting May 11th 2014. The young Montreal band will benefit from its presence on European soil to launch Myodesopsia, the first single off their forthcoming album. The single will be released simultaneously in Germany, Switzerland and Austria.Learn more
Since the release of her critically acclaimed album "Shiver" in Europe last fall, singer-songwriter Caracol has toured extensively, playing numerous dates in Germany, Switzerland, Austria, UK and France. In May, for the third time in less than a year, she will be heading across Europe again for 11 dates, including a performance at the renowned Haldern Pop Bar, residence of the also famous Haldern Pop Festival. She will also be heading to France , where she released her excellent album Blanc Mercredi last summer, to take part in the Aurores Montréal Festival, Monday, May 19th.Learn more
Before going back to writing new material for his follow up album to Heart of the Storm. Colin Moore offers us a winter trip to Quebec, with a series of five concerts starting on the 30th of January until the 16th of May, that will lead him from Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu to Victoriaville. An opportunity for the public to once again join this fiery singer-songwriter whose performance are said, to inevitably give rise to a memorable evening.Learn more
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For those who missed the last series of Caracol concerts in Europe, here's your chance!Learn more