NEW SUFJAN EP AVAIL NOW August 23rd 2010 By Aaron

NEW SUFJAN EP AVAIL NOW

Hooray! Sufjan has a brand new EP “All Delighted People” being released this friday on i tunes.

It is 8 tracks for $7. bargain! Two songs are more than 11 minutes long so it is almost album length.

Hooray!!!

MENOMENA “MINES” OUT NOW August 17th 2010 By Aaron

MENOMENA “MINES” OUT NOW

Menomena’s new album is released next week (August 27). It is one of our favourite records of the year! It is getting a ton of incredible reviews around the place.  (Pitchfork 8.2, NME 9/10, Paste 9/10, Polaroids Of Androids 9.9/10). Check out Menomena live on Jimmy Fallo here: http://www.latenightwithjimmyfallon.com/video/monday-august-9-2010/1243294/?tin=2235&tout=2508

NEW ANTONY SINGLE & ALBUM August 6th 2010 By Aaron

NEW ANTONY SINGLE & ALBUM

Swanlights is the new new new album from Antony & the Johnsons and it is released on the 8th of October. The first single from the album is “Thank You For Your Love”. You can stream the single here http://pitchfork.com/news/39649-listen-new-antony-and-the-johnsons-thank-you-for-your-love/

It’s very exciting to have a new Antony record so soon.

You are going to love it!!!

NEW SPUNK SIGNINGS August 6th 2010 By Aaron

NEW SPUNK SIGNINGS

Spunk has four new international signings that we are extremely excited about. OLOF ARNALDS is an icelandic songstress who writes beautiful icelandic and english traditional folk songs. “Innundir Skinni” is released Sept 10.

GOLD PANDA is an english producer that creates electronic hip hop in a similar vein to four tet and prefuse 73. His debut “Lucky Shiner is released in October.

Also super excited to be working with MENOMENA on their new album “mines” due September 3 and ACTIVE CHILD and their debut EP called “Curtis Lane” which is released September 17.

JENS LEKMAN NEW TRACK August 5th 2010 By Aaron

JENS LEKMAN NEW TRACK

It’s been a few years since we have heard a new Jens Lekman track then

“the end of the world is bigger than love” appears. Very exciting! you can read more about it

and download it for free at http://secretlycanadian.com/blog/2010/07/jens-lekman-shares-new-song/

BEARHUG SYD LAUNCH THIS FRIDAY! July 25th 2010 By Aaron

BEARHUG SYD LAUNCH THIS FRIDAY!

Bearhug have had a good month. First they were announced as the support to Broken Social Scene on their Australia tour. Next the single “Grapefruit” from “To Anything”  was added to FBI and JJJ radio. Well now the band are launching their  EP with shows in Melbourne and Sydney. On friday the 20th of august  they play the Tote in Melbourne and on friday the 27th the Melt Bar. Guests at both shows will be seagull.

Arcade Fire #1 album in UK/US July 25th 2010 By Michaella

Arcade Fire #1 album in UK/US

The Suburbs has debuted at #1 in the UK and US (#6 in australia… damn u washinton!). In other Arcade Fire news, the band have announced an Arena tour of the UK. Talking arena’s the band’s set list at Madison Square Garden was incredible. Not a dud track!

JEFF THE BROTHERHOOD PLAYING MEREDITH! July 22nd 2010 By Aaron

JEFF THE BROTHERHOOD PLAYING MEREDITH!

Jeff the Brotherhood will be performing at this year’s MEREDITH music festival in Decemeber. Hopefully they will have some side shows as well. Heavy Days has just been released in Australia. The video for Bone Jam you can watch below. Also appearing at Meredith will be Nashville’s Those Darlins.

bone jam video