Indie-pop-rockers Kidbug recently came up on our radar and we’re certainly glad they did. The band is set to release their debut self-titled album on May 22nd and if the first few songs are any indication, we’re in for one hell of a ride.
Check out Good Inside in the embed and be sure to hit up their socials for more going forward. And, while we’ve got your attention, you really ought to check out their new video for Theme From Kidbug… just click the ‘watch’ link below.
The Jerry Cans hail from the great white north; Iqaluit to be exact. Recently they released Echoes, a collection of English and Inuktitut songs featuring everything from violins to effects-warped throat singing. Sound appealing? It is.
Check out our favourite album track, Swell (My Brother) in the embed below and be sure to hit up their socials for more going forward.
Los Angeles by way of Portland dance-pop outfit Yacht have a new single out; a cover of Dare by English singer-songwriter Scout Niblett. It’s a really infectious number that stays true to its minimalist roots.
Check it out in the embed and be sure to follow Yacht on their socials. And, while you’re at it, you can check out the original track here.
Post-punk outfit Public Practice hail from the Big Apple. Their latest album Gentle Grip was unleashed on the world today and we couldn’t be more stoked to share it with you. Chock-full of energetic, upbeat and infectious grooves, this album does not disappoint.
Check it out in the embed below and be sure to hit the band up on their socials… looks like this bunch is here to stay.
The good folks at Arts & Craftsposted a video today from Nashville-based singer/songwriter Liza Anne. We can’t get enough of her infectious, bold and downright wacky antics in Bad Vacation. Now it’s time to share it with you!
Check it out in the embed and be sure to hit up her Bandcamp page below for more new music… you’ll be glad you did.
The year 2009 was an incredible one for us; The iM had just started out, indie music was at an all time high and Guelph’s Green Go were creating songs to make you want to get up and dance your ass off.
Unfortunately, the band is no longer around but they have left us with some musical memories that won’t be forgotten any time soon. Check out Brains For Breakfast in the embed below.
Winnipeg indie-rock outfit Touching are back with another video in their series of 10 leading up to the June 26th release of Isolation Blues.
“Better Off Alone is a song about realizing that you need to back away from the world you’ve built for yourself, that it might not be a good place for you after all, and to take all the time you need to get yourself sorted out.”
Check out the video in the embed and be sure to follow the band at the links below. There’s more where that came from, so stay tuned people.
Jade Hairpins is the moniker of Fucked Up drummer Jonah Falco and songwriter/guitarist Mike Haliechuk. We came across their video for Dolly Dream today and can’t get enough here at The iM… indie-pop song writing at it’s best.
Check it out in the embed below and head over to their Bandcamp page to listen to a couple of more album cuts. The new long player, Harmony Avenue is due out May 29th via Merge Records.
To say we like what we hear from Hamilton singer/songwriter Ellis would be the understatement of the year. Back in early April she released her debut long-player Born Again via Royal Mountain and Fat Possum Records and now there’s a new video out for album opener, Pringle Creek.
Check it out in the embed below and be sure to click on the links for more. One thing’s for certain, Ellis is going to be on repeat here at The iM for some time to come.