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Blue Hawaii – All That Blue
Montreal duo Blue Hawaii return with a dreamy deep house anthem, taken from their new album Open Reduction Internal Fixation, coming this fall on Arbutus. "All That Blue" has a heavy late '80s / early '90s vibe, as Ra Standell-Preston takes a glorious house-diva turn over the track's pulsi…
Sorry Girls – One That You Want
Taken from Sorry Girls' debut LP Deborah, coming 10/18 on Arbutus. Video directed by the group's Heather Foster Kirkpatrick with Lara Olanick, "shot on an iPhone6 and inspired by the Magritte painting Les Amants":
video premiere: Σtella - Samba
Montreal label Arbutus add another chapter to their storied roster with the signing of Athens underground pop luminary Σtella, and we're psyched to debut the video for her exquisite new single, one of our favorite tracks of the year thus far...
goodnight and sweet dreams from she-devils
Montreal duo Audrey Ann Boucher + Kyle Jukka aka She-Devils first emerged onto our radar with their 2015 debut single and video, "Come", an immersive, utterly transfixing and infectious entrée into their strange and magical world, and we were immediately enchanted by their s…
video premiere: Sorry Girls – Waking Up
Montreal duo Heather Foster Kirkpatrick + Dylan Konrad Obront aka Sorry Girls share the minimal but vibrant Bronwyn Ford + Max Taeuschel-co-directed visuals for their new single "Waking Up", taken from the group's stellar new double A-side Easier 7", out today on Arbu…
premiere: Moon King – I’ve Stopped Believing
Daniel Benjamin aka Moon King follows up last summer's Hamtramck '16 with a slinky, slightly uneasy dance-pop jam, featuring the great David Carriere of TOPS on guitar. There's a pensive, disillusioned vibe to "I've Stopped Believing", which deals with Daniel decamping from Toronto to live…
stream TOPS' Sugar at the Gate
Our album of the summer is here: Montreal's TOPS drop their best full-length yet, a timeless collection of breezy, instantly familiar pop jams (see "Petals", "Cutlass Cruiser"), intoxicating slow-burners that only reveal their true magic after you've earned it with your time and …

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