By Divine Right on ‘Camera Music’


BY DIVINE RIGHT plays I Will Hook You Up from Mutant Message in a segment shot during the NXNE 2009 music festival for CAMERA MUSIC. Joining Jose are members of The Meligrove Band, The Golden Dogs, Evening Hymns, BRIAN BORCHERDT and Lily Frost.

Brian Borcherdt on ‘City Sonic’


CITY SONIC interviews BRIAN BOCHERDT at Sneaky Dee’s about the Toronto experimental music scene, his Wavelength debut and the a global success and origins of HOLY FUCK.

Wintersleep on ‘Camera Music’


WINTERSLEEP performs an acoustic version of Oblivion from Welcome to the Night Sky LP for CAMERA MUSIC at the SXSW.

HDD & Dreamachzine BBQ


NXNE HDD Day Party / BBQ & Dreamachzine book launch w/ performances by Red Mass, BRIAN BORCHERDT‘s Eyeholes, The Bang Bangs & Pirate Love. Video by Tim McCready : timmccready.tv.
Photos from the HDD NXNE BBQ HERE.

Wintersleep @ BBC Radio1

WINTERSLEEP in session with Zane Lowe at Maida Vale studio on BBC RADIO 1, London (UK).
Air date: Wednesday, June 17 2009 7PM. www.bbc.co.uk/radio1
Photo set by James Mejia HERE.

Brian Borcherdt ‘Scout Leader’ Video


BRIAN BORCHERDT‘s new video for Scout Leader from his Coyotes directed by Scott Cudmore. A great and spooky video that suits Brian’s song-writing perfectly.

Speaking of great directors, Sean Wainsteim added an East Coast Music Award for ‘Video of the Year’ to his Much Music Video Award for WINTERSLEEP‘s Weighty Ghost from Welcome to the Night Sky!

Contrived on ‘Garage Band’


CONTRIVED performed Not A Goodbye from Blank, Blank, Blank on Toro Magazine’s Garage Band just before heading over to the sold out Hand Drawn Dracula showcase at the Whipper Snapper gallery.

In WINTERSLEEP news… Welcome to the Night Sky was released in Europe this week on 147 Records with our Hand Drawn Dracula artwork!

HDD in The National Post

Hand Drawn Dracula filled a page of the National Post with photos, artwork and interviews. Read all about HDD in the article: ‘ABLE LABELS : Who would start a music imprint now? Only the passionate‘ by Mike Doherty.


“The label’s logo is a child-like sketch of a fanged creature’s head, but Mejia’s artwork, printed on “130-lb, double-thick, antique-stock” paper with hand-crafted packaging, is clinically precise and – crucial for branding purposes – undoubtedly recognizable. Borcherdt aspires to making HDD worthy of “a section in somebody’s CD shelf that’s not alphabetized like anything else: It sits alone because it’s aesthetically pleasing and has a certain feel, like something they’re excited to have.” – National Post

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2008 FAVORITES & RECOMMENDS

HDD’s 2008 Recommended Music List includes:
Kurt Vile, The Muslims, Sun Araw, Cold Cave, Ty Segall

»»» Read the full list HERE.

HDD’s WINTERSLEEP won the JUNO AWARD for Best New Group and the MUCHMUSIC Video Award for Weighty Ghost. BRIAN BORCHERDT topped the Slowcoustic, CBC Radio3, iTunes and MuchMusic lists, while CONTRIVED year end listed on iTunes and Herohill.

»»» Read the full HDD list HERE.

Brian Borcherdt on ‘Camera Music’


CAMERA MUSIC : A Road Movie with BRIAN BORCHERDT. Musician Brian Borchert (of HOLY FUCK) performs out in a field and inside a barn for this music document directed by Scott Cudmore. Featuring songs Scout Leader, Means of Escape, Coyotes and Red Handed.









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