Exclusive Video Premiere: Beach – “Arabia”


Slacker-wave fivesome Beach are delivering some of our favourite head-bopping grooves as of late. Hailing from Dublin, the band are back after a one year hiatus with their b-side Moon Smoke which was released on November 2nd, and their new single entitled Arabia which we are pleased to premiere the

Concert Review // Yuck and Alvvays @ The Garrison


On January 17th at the Garrison, Yuck played in one of their first shows in Canada since the loss of lead singer Daniel Blumberg. Opening for Yuck was band Alvvays (pronounced “Always,” but don’t worry I was confused too), a band of trippy, reverb-heavy, beach music. The use of reverb

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ Hooded Fang

Hooded Fang

Toronto quartet Hooded Fang released their latest whimsical-pop wonder GRAVEZ back in May. The record is trippy, upbeat, and shows plenty of creative sparks with unexpected solos and warping vocals. AMBY spoke to Hooded Fang's Daniel Lee about eating in between recording, peeing himself on stage, and how they do

Getting Cozy With… Princess!

We asked Dublin's Princess to send us their little Getting Cozy With paragraph, but instead, the guys sent AMBY this! Have a listen to this hilarious bit and find out what they're all about: *** Facebook // Twitter // [bandcamp album=5673332  bgcol=FFFFFF linkcol=8b42bb size=venti] Alicia Atout

You’ve GOT to Hear This: “Elephant”

Elephant by Tame Impala This band is one I recently got really into. The first track I ever heard by them was Elephant off their latest album Lonerism; an album which takes you into Tame Impala’s world of whimsical and dreamy pop tunes. I’d have to say now that I’ve listened

You’ve GOT to Hear This: “Fear Fun”

Fear Fun by Father John Misty Father John Misty (or Joshua Tillman, drummer for Fleet Foxes) released his eighth studio album, Fear Fun, in May of 2012. I’m Writing a Novel perhaps best captures the weird, folksy vibe of the album, opening with the line, “I ran down the road, pants down