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video premiere: Vesuvio Solo – Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell


Vesuvio Solo drop some hazy, nostalgic VHS visuals for their slinky/seductive single "Don't Ask, Don't Tell", a highlight from the Montreal group's debut full-length Favors, one of the great unsung records of 2014...

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video premiere: Vesuvio Solo – Avion


Our late night go-to jam these days (when not listening to pom pom or PBVSGR, of course) has been Favors, the stellar new cassette release from former TOPS bassist Thom Gillies and Cameron MacLean, aka Vesuvio Solo. The tape's standout track -- a gloriously warped and catchy sophisti-pop gem called "Avion" that's become one of our most played songs of the year in a matter of weeks -- gets a hazy video that only enhances the jam's seedy, late night vibes:

Favors, which features a supporting cast of Montreal all-stars (Jane Penny on flute!), is out now on Banko Gotiti in North America and on Atelier Ciseaux everywhere else. Vesuvio Solo plays a couple of shows at CMJ this weekend; check those dates, and listen to Favors in its entirety, after the jump...

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mp3: TOPS – “Easy Friends”


Grimes turned us on to her Montreal homies TOPS when she took over our blog back in February, and the band has a limited new white vinyl 7" single due next week on French label Atelier Ciseaux. A-side "Diamond Look" is one of the Fleetwood Mac-indebted highlights from the band's excellent/underrated Tender Opposites LP, and now we have the previously unreleased, dreamy soft-psych b-side, "Easy Friends." Tender Opposites is out now on Arbutus. Catch the band on their forthcoming North American tour, dates after the jump...


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best coast x jeans wilder

best coast x jeans wilder

Our new friends at Atelier Ciseaux just sent over their latest release, a forthcoming Jeans Wilder/Best Coast split 7", which is due January 18 and will be limited to 350 copies, featuring two hazy bedroom beach blanket pop jams and appropriately-themed tropical cover art...

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