The HDD/159 Manning BBQ coinciding with NXNE was a huge success and the annual event is now seeing similar community parties being organized around the music festival.
This year performances included
BAD TITS, BRIAN BORCHERDT (Fields of Fur), Deloro, Rich Aucoin and Violent Soho. Video of BRIAN BORCHERDT by Tim McCready : timmccready.tv.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
LP by HOLY FUCK ( BRIAN BORCHERDT & Graham Walsh) nominated for the 2008 Polaris Music Prize! Check out the 5:30am HOLY FUCK stage invasion at Barcelona’s Primavera Sound 2008 ( youtube.com).
The guys have been on a roll playing festivals from Roskilde and Glastonbury to Lollapalooza while garnering praise from the likes of
, Radiohead and most recently Lou Reed ! Michael Stipe