2009 FAVORITES & RECOMMENDS

HDD’s 2009 Year End Recommended Music List includes…
Fergus & Geronimo, Julianna Barwick, The Babies, Salem, Beach Fossils…

»»» Read the full list HERE

HDD’s JULIE FADER made CBC Radio3‘s Top Songs of the year with Maps and topped Herohill‘s and POLARIS Jury Member’s Best Canadian LPs lists.

»»» Read the full HDD list HERE

Brian Borcherdt ‘While I Was Asleep’ Video


Award winning director Drew Lightfoot brings a haunting video to BRIAN BORCHERDT‘s While I Was Asleep from Coyotes.
Go to www.drewlightfoot.com to see more of Drew’s videos.

Holy Fuck ‘Holy Radar’ Video


Having sped up OFF the INTERNATIONAL RADAR‘s E bowl Of Iris on a record player in studio, HOLY FUCK played along and added their own layers to OTIR’s song. Watch the video for HOLY FUCK‘s Holy Radar.

Off the International Radar ‘A Cold Mirror’ Video


A Cold Mirror animated music video from the upcoming OFF the INTERNATIONAL RADAR / HOLY FUCK split Hot Lips EP. The music video has been a featured pick on Vimeo and has been selected for the Animasyros short animated film festival in Greece. Congratulations to director Hector Herrera!

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!









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 9PM TONIGHT @etiquettetheband play The Danforth Music Hall w/ @RuralAlberta (sold out)  @etiquettetheband first single released & featured on @itunesmusic alternative today • playing The Piston tonight  #WISHband debut reviewed over at @weirdcanada • limited cassettes going fast  #WISHband at last night's @longwinterto • photo by @shaneparent  Tonight 9:45 #WISHband @longwinterto • great night! get there early!  @etiquettetheband - "Outside In" music video premiere on @Stereogum // directed by Christopher Mills & @gaelle_legrand




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