📹 PONY – “Couch”

It’s no secret around these parts that we’re big fans of Toronto power-pop outfit PONY. After last year’s stellar WebMD single, the band is back with another song and video to go along with it; they’ve even got a new album on the way.

Watch the video for Couch in the embed below and be sure to hit up their socials for more leading up to the release. The new record, TV Baby, is out April 9th via Take This To Heart Records. We can’t wait.

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📹 Speed Stick – “Plants”

Speed Stick is an indie-rock “supergroup” that hails from Carrboro, North Carolina. The band consists of Ash Bowie from Polvo, Charles Chace of The Paul Swest, Laura King from Bat Fangs, and Thomas Simpson of The Love Language. Today, we came across their latest single, Plants, and after just one listen, we’re hooked. The track will be included on their upcoming record, Volume One, via Don Giovanni Records.

Check out the video in the embed, and be sure to hit up their socials for more. And, while you’re at it, listen to Protect Your Magic and Knots over on their Bandcamp page. Trust us when we say you’ll be glad you did.

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📹 Wy – “Come Here”

Wy is the moniker of Malmö-based indie-pop duo Ebba and Michel Gustafsson Ågren. We recently came across their latest single, Come Here, and we can’t take this thing off repeat. The song will be included on their upcoming third studio album, Marriage. Now, it’s time for you to take a listen,

Check out the video in the embed below and stay tuned to their socials for more going forward. The new record drops May 7th via Sweden’s Rama Lama Records.

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📹 Beams – “Born To Win”

We were pleasantly surprised today when we came across a new track from Toronto indie-folk outfit Beams. The rather infectious Born To Win will be included on their upcoming album, Ego Death. If the song is any indication, we’re in for something pretty special.

Check out the video in the embed below, and stay tuned to their socials for more going forward. The new record is out March 26th … you can grab a pre-order here. And, while you’re at it, don’t forget to listen to the first single, Sweet Tea. You’ll be glad you did.

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📹 Mirabelle – “Phénomène”

We’re not going to lie … we’re pretty smitten with Montreal pop-songstress Mirabelle. Back in May of last year, the singer-songwriter and musician dropped a stellar record in the form of Late Bloomer. Today, she’s back with a new video for album track Phénomène, and we can’t get enough of this thing here at The iM. Now, it’s time to share it with you.

Check out the clip in the embed below, and be sure to hit up her socials. And, while we’ve got your attention, head over to Simone Records to grab a copy of the album. Not sure about you, but we can’t wait to hear more new music.

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📹 Bernice – “It’s Me, Robin”

This past Monday, we launched a brand new column; The Record Labels. We chose Toronto’s Telephone Explosion as our very first label for a reason; these guys know their music. Need proof? Enter Toronto experimental-pop outfit, Bernice.

The band dropped a zany new video yesterday, and we can’t get enough of It’s Me, Robin here at The iM. Check it out in the embed below, and be sure to hit up their socials for more. The new record, Eau De Bonjourno, drops March 5th.

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📹 Paul Jacobs – “Half Rich Loner”

If one thing is certain, Montreal has no shortage of talent when it comes to musicians. Case in point: Paul Jacobs. The drummer for indie-rockers Pottery and Sounds From Mothland designer is set to drop a new album, and we can’t get enough of the first single, Half Rich Loner.

Check out the animated video in the embed, and stay tuned to his socials for more going forward. Pink Dogs On The Green Grass drops April 30th on Blow The Fuse Records.

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📹 The Besnard Lakes – “Our Heads, Our Hearts On Fire Again”

Back in mid-December, Montreal art-rockers The Besnard Lakes dropped a beautiful single on the masses with Our Heads, Our Hearts On Fire Again. Today, the band is back with a mesmerizing video to go along with it. Now, it’s time to share it with you.

Check out the animated clip in the embed and hit up their socials for more leading up to the new record. The Bernard Lakes Are the Last of the Great Thunderstorm Warnings drops January 29th via Flemish Eye Records and Fat Cat in the UK.

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📹 Venus Furs – “New Inspiration”

Photo By Sean Mundy

We first told you about Montreal psych-rocker Paul Kasner (aka Venus Furs) back in April of last year. Since then, the songwriter and multi-instrumentalist has released his stellar self-titled album on the masses; he even landed a spot on our top records of 2020. Recently, Paul dropped a trippy new video for the album track New Inspiration, and we want you to know about it.

Watch the clip in the embed, and be sure to hit up his socials for more. One thing is for certain … we can’t get enough of this very talented musician.

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