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The Sheepdogs round ‘em up in Leeds

The Sheepdogs round ‘em up in Leeds

Ross McGibbon November 1, 2018 0

Live at the Brudenell Social Club 30th October 2018 Warning: this band strangles guitars. But they do it with a smile on their faces. Tonight’s hour and a half was an effortlessly polished demonstration of

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Cowboy Junkies – “All That Reckoning” continues an honest, human and affecting career

Cowboy Junkies – “All That Reckoning” continues an honest, human and affecting career

Ross McGibbon June 20, 2018 0

PROPER RECORDS 13th July 2018 It’s been a long journey for this family band, the Timmin’s travelling troupe. Forging their own path from a unique idea, a bluesy, Velvet Underground-flavoured interpretaion of what would

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Avec le soleil sortant de sa bouche – Pas Pire Pop, I Love You So Much   : Quirking psychedelia to the maximum

Avec le soleil sortant de sa bouche – Pas Pire Pop, I Love You So Much   : Quirking psychedelia to the maximum

Ross McGibbon January 11, 2017 0

CONSTELLATION RECORDS     20th January 2017 A great collection of psychedelia, made from three suites of music. Very French-Canadian, very extemporaneal, it brings together elements of Air, Can, Folktronica and The Polyphonic Spree.

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‘Times Infinity Volume One’ – The Dears

‘Times Infinity Volume One’ – The Dears

Garry Stitchell October 5, 2015 0

Lovelorn Canadian indie rockers return with album number six. Montreal’s The Dears had their breakthrough back in 2004 with gloriously overblown ‘No Cities Left’. It was a time when emotionally overwrought Canadian bands briefly

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Au De La – Big|Brave

Au De La – Big|Brave

Garry Stitchell September 24, 2015 0

Big|Brave are an experimental post rock trio from Montreal, Canada. Two guitars and drums should not be capable of such oceanic noise. The album was recorded with Efrim Menuck of Godspeed You! Black Emperor,

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