You’ve GOT to Hear This: Drug Culture – “Breathe”


Sean Leon has taken a break from other projects (such as work with New Lake and producing “Misfits”, the debut release from former Tommy Drums singer Sam Jones aka “dreadfulllyouth”) to release his own track “Breathe” under the name “Drug Culture”. It’s a lo-fi affair, steeped in scuzziness, but which successfully

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ Two Gallants

Two Gallants

Touring in support of their fifth full-length record We Are Undone, folk-rock duo Two Gallants (Adam Stephens and Tyson Vogel) will play Toronto's The Garrison tonight. Ahead of their performance, A Music Blog, Yea? recently gave Stephens a call to discuss recording in Stinson Beach, negative consequences, European audiences, and

You’ve GOT to Hear This: Hinds – “Bamboo”


Hinds (formerly known as Deers) bring about Bamboo, a lo-fi track that is sure to attract lovers of catchy hooks and strident vocals. It’s not every day that a new band can have the opportunity to support The Libertines on their 2014 European tour and the chance to support The Vaccines

Getting Cozy With: Fembots


"What’s up, what’s up. We call ourselves Fembots. We come from the future to let everyone know that rock is still alive and well, and we bring with us some future-past rock jams. We are Zoro, Niko, Akzis, and Link. Our sound has been described as Julian Casablacas doing Led

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ Twin Peaks

Chicago rock and rollers Twin Peaks bring their new record Wild Onion to Toronto's Hard Luck Bar tonight. Yesterday, we gave the group a call while they were travelling over to Canada to discuss Chicago pride, recording highlights, Fat White Family, and tour fun. Here's what they had to say: AMBY:

You’ve GOT to Hear This: Slaves – “Hey”


Slaves kicked off 2014 in a typically explosive fashion with their single ‘Where’s Your Car Debbie?’. Now, six months later, the duo have returned with ‘Hey’, another fiery slice of garage-punk that should keep fans’ burning desire for new music settled until winter comes around. From the moment the pair’s pent-up

Getting Cozy With: Gigantic Leaves

Gigantic Leaves

Hi there Canada, how's it going? Our names are Gavin, John, and Tom and together we are Gigantic Leaves from Edinburgh, Scotland.  We're an indie rock band that's a wee bit lo-fi(ish) and scruffy sounding.  Gav likes Guided by Voices, The Byrds, and Sebadoh, John really likes Shellac and Slint, and