HAND DRAWN DRACULA presents the HDD 2012 NXNE SHOWCASE at the El Mocambo w/ A Place to Bury Strangers, DUSTED (feat. HOLY FUCK‘s BRIAN BORCHERDT), Rituals, Army Girls, and Beliefs. Friends, supporters, and new HDD bands! ~ poster by Maryanna Hardy & James Mejia
BRIAN BORCHERDT‘s much anticipated project, DUSTED, will officially be releasing their debut album, Total Dust, on July 10th in conjunction w/ Polyvinyl Records. PRE-ORDERS are available now at the HDD STORE.
The full length album arrives as a limited edition of 300 180-gram maroon LPs & as a deluxe CD package with an exclusive CD only bonus track!
The first single, “(Into The) Atmosphere”, is “a dewy lo-fi pop ramble, with sweetly multi-tracked vocals, cavernous layers of melancholy guitar strums, and galloping, off-kilter percussion.” – (SPIN.com)
BRUCE PENINSULA news! The alt, prog, rock, gospel, folk, country collective announce Spring dates, an appearance at the famed Dawson City Music Festival, and the brand new ‘Of Songs’ MP3!
Dates and stream below…
HDD is pleased to bring you the third video from BRUCE PENINSULA‘s ‘Open Flames’. Shot in Toronto, ‘In Your Light’ was directed and animated by Jesse Ewles and produced by Mike Juneau.
In addition, UK music blog THE LINE of BEST FIT have posted a BP article/interview and mixtape. The Bruce Peninsula mixtape is streaming BELOW and features music by past and present members including The Weather Station, Snowblink, Austra, Ohbijou, Timbre Timbre and more.
JULIE FADER‘s debut record ‘Outside In’ is being re-issued and pressed on WHITE VINYL! The LP will be numbered, signed, and released February 14th 2012. Julie is also gearing up to begin working on her follow up record in 2012, more details to come soon!
‘Outside In’ LP pre-orders are available now in the Hand Drawn Dracula Store (direct link).
OFF THE INTERNATIONAL RADAR embark on their first European tour, in support of their forthcoming full-length, opening for the experimental, ambient, drone, & doom metal sounds of Nadja. The month-long tour dates are listed below…
Hand Drawn Dracula is pleased to announce a new solo album by BRIAN BORCHERDT to be released Summer 2012. ‘Dusted’ is a full-length departure from the beat driven noise of Brian’s HOLY FUCK arrangements and explores shimmering instrumentations with a lo-fi pop focus. More on ‘Dusted’!