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VALLENS // LIVE (VIDEO) at Red Bull Sound Select + Wavelength

Watch two new VALLENS live videos from their Red Bull Sound Select / Wavelength performance via Psiphon Sessions. “Toronto’s dark and heavy shredders Vallens (Hand Drawn Dracula) cast a Lynchian vibe over Wavelength Festival 2017 with a riveting performance, featuring evocative mainstays like Consent, and explosive new thrillers like Occurred.” ~ Psiphon Sessions Aug 06 […]

NAILBITER // MUTANT MODULAR (VIDEO)

Watch NAILBITER‘s live-improv performance on Hexinverter Électronique headquarters’ massive modular system. Nailbiter “Waveshaper” EP out now via Hand Drawn Dracula. “Dark, atmospheric, but always danceable, his sounds have been making waves from NYC to Montreal. Now check out his exclusive set for Mutant Modular, coming at you straight from Hexinverter HQ in Montreal!” http://www.hexinverter.net/mutant-modular 08.24.17 […]

YI // Not So Dead (VIDEO) via INDIE88

YI premiere “Not So Dead” video via INDIE88, from their debut EP1, directed by Jordan Allen & Ivy Lovell. Available now on limited cassette and digital: http://goo.gl/V4kY7T “A Sonic Youth-inspired track from Toronto’s latest duo Yi” ~ INDIE88 07/29/17 – Toronto CA – Baby G w/ Dead Leaf Echo 07/28/17 – Montreal CA – Brasserie […]

His Clancyness // Summer Tour with Spoon & Kevin Morby +

HIS CLANCYNESS Isolation Culture out now on limited vinyl & digital: bit.ly/HDDIsolation 07/29/17 Porto Ferro IT – Baretto 07/28/17 Iglesias IT – Summer Is Mine Festival 07/22/17 Brescia IT – Musical zoo Festival 07/21/17 Benevento IT – Soundproof Festival 07/19/17 Pesaro IT – Dalla Cira – Produzioni 07/15/17 Offagna IT – New EVO festival 07/09/17 […]

Tasseomancy // Jimi Infinity (video) via Gold Flake Paint

TASSEOMANCY premiere “Jimi Infinity” video via GOLD FLAKE PAINT and announce Japan Tour. The piece was directed by Romy and Sari Lightman, and shot & edited by Charlotte Linden Ercoli Coe. Purchase Limited Canadian Only Clear Vinyl Version of Do Easy HERE. “A swirling, textural piece of subtly skewed pop music, the track is lent […]

Fresh Snow // I Am Smitten with Your Wrath (video) via Exclaim!

FRESH SNOW premiere “I Am Smitten with Your Wrath” video via EXCLAIM! Magazine, produced and directed by Justin Chasty & Edward Eaglesham. Fresh Snow ONE LP available now on limited white vinyl: ORDER HERE. 05/27/17 Toronto ON : Open Door Festival @ 12pm R.C. Harris Water Treatment Plant (Wavelength Photos)

FRESH SNOW // THREE-WAY MIRROR (VIDEO) via CLRVYNT

FRESH SNOW premiere “THREE-WAY MIRROR” video via CLRVYNT with guest vocalist Mila Petkovic and starring Jesse (BELIEFS), Robyn (VALLENS), and Angie (ELSA). The video is the second instalment (see Vallens // Sin So Vain*) in a series directed by Christopher Mills for Hand Drawn Dracula. Fresh Snow ONE LP available now on limited white vinyl […]

Yi // Ladyfingers (Stream) via NOISEY

EP1 by Yi YI premiere “Ladyfingers” stream via NOISEY/VICE from their debut “EP1” out April 14th. Pre-order here: http://goo.gl/V4kY7T “New & Notable: Yi’s dreamy, ambient shoegaze skips and skitters through various experimental passages” ~ BANDCAMP DAILY “Yi establish a ying-yang approach to their intensity; confident in shoegaze and no-wave as much as more ambient, rhythmic […]

The Seams // ADHD (VIDEO) via CLRVYNT

THE SEAMS share new ADHD video, directed by Allison Johnston, via CLRVYNT. “Meet The Seams” is out now via Hand Drawn Dracula (ROW) & Dead Funny (Japan) // order here: goo.gl/V4kY7T “The Seams play wistful, pretty indie rock, reminiscent of everything from mid-’60s rock ‘n’ roll to the foreboding energy of Slint – a cool, […]

Nailbiter // Smeared (stream) via Silent Shout

Waveshaper by Nailbiter NAILBITER (Josh Korody of BELIEFS) new album Waveshaper, mastered by David Psutka (Egyptrixx) and Jeremy Greenspan (Junior Boys), out March 3rd via Hand Drawn Dracula. “Nailbiter makes sludgy experimental electro with shades of industrial and a pinch of gothiness. “Smeared” is a short song with a sense of impending doom, and though […]

TASSEOMANCY // DO EASY (VIDEO) VIA THE FADER

TASSEOMANCY “Smashes Up Condo City In The Trippy Do Easy Video (directed by Zak Tatham)” via THE FADER. Purchase Limited Canadian Only Clear Vinyl Version of Do Easy HERE. “While writing ‘Do Easy,’ we were interested in manifesting the domestic flow of William Burroughs’s, The Discipline of DE. In Zak Tatham’s video, this domestic order […]