Christien Summers play the DAPS All Ages Party this Saturday November 26, joining Memoryhouse and Maiko Watson for an all ages afternoon event.
Make sure you head over to christiensummers.com to download their Cloud One EP before heading out to the gig!
Daps ALL AGES
Kapisanan 167 Augusta Ave
w/Memoryhouse, Maiko Watson
EARLY SHOW! Doors 2:30pm!
Christien Summers @ 3:30pm!
Sweden’s The Soft Eyes “Young Adult” gets The Russian Futurists makeover. Available now on Instant Feelings/Playground, and you can check it out on soundcloud or spotify
M For Montreal Festival is next week and we’re thrilled to announce Cadence Weapon is throwing down for the SXSW/EXCLAIM/BSTB Showcase with a live set. Cadence plays La Sala Rossa on November 17 with Young Empires, and Mr Weapon will be previewing what’s to come on his new album ROQUENTIN, coming this spring right here on Upper Class. Don’t miss this special set, with Montreal’s Flow Child joining the Cadence Weapon live explosion.
Tickets at Blue Skies Turn Black
DVAS have laid their glowing touch to Toronto duo Electric Youth, to bring you “Right Back To You” (DVAS Remix), and that schitz poppin’ off, as documented here at Schitz Popinov – give it a real loud listen!
In other exciting DVAS news, the boys have been receiving the remix treatment themselves from some hot producers in preparation of the next DVAS single, coming very soon!
NXEW.ca’s 3rd annual Shadow Polaris, a fan-voted version of the media-voted Polaris Music Prize, goes to The Russian Futurists THE WEIGHT’S ON THE WHEELS, for Best Canadian Album of 2010.
Congratulations to Matthew Adam Hart, the man behind The Russian Futurists, and a big thank you to the fans across Canada who voted for his fabulous album that includes the electro-pop jams “Hoeing Weeds, Sowing Seeds” and the Ruth Minnikin duet “One Night, One Kiss“.
At this very moment, you can pick up a CD or Digital copy of THE WEIGHT’S ON THE WHEELS right here at The UC Boutique for $5.00, a part of our UC Fall Classic Sale!
Spank Rock “Energy” (Produced by Boys Noize)
Say Hi To Your Mom “Devils”
Charles Bradley “The World (Is Going Up In Flames)”
Thao & Mirah “Eleven”
Tokyo Police Club “End Of A Spark”
Sleeper Agent “Get It Daddy”
Ra Ra Riot “Boy”
The Pains of Being Pure At Heart “Heart in Your Heartbreak”
Givers “Up Up Up”
Matt & Kim “Block After Block (Single Version)”
The Russian Futurists “Golden Years”
J Roddy Walston & The Business “Brave Man’s Death”
The Elected “Go For The Throat”
Jarrod Gorbel “Each Breath”
Theophilus London “Girls Girls”
Diesel has teamed up with eMusic to provide Diesel Island with an official soundtrack! The 15-track digital sampler will be available via a download card that Diesel stores across the USA. The card is free, no purchase is necessary.
NXEW has announced the short-list of their third annual Shadow Polaris Music Prize, and amongst the top 10 is our very own The Russian Futurists with The Weight’s On The Wheels. Voting closes September 20. Previous winners are The Wooden Sky and Julie Doiron.
Send some love to The Futurists – vote as often as you want!
The hot single “Roll With The Winners” from Hervé‘s new album features Cadence Weapon, and today the Roll With The Winners Remix EP has launched on Beatport. The Mane Thing remix is superb. Check it out!
And here’s the original version of Hervé + A-Trak + Cadence Weapon “Roll With The Winners”