iM News: April Update / Bringing Back The Columns

iM back with a new basestation and new columns!


Ep. 122: 2012-04-08 – Indie Love

iM: Episode #122 features 23 tracks including new music from JAPANDROIDS, PS I LOVE YOU, BANQUET, CHAMPION LOVER, and OLD ENGLISH.


Column: [Listen Queer] THE CLIKS – Black Tie Elevator

iM’s Julia Stead explores the musical career of THE CLIKS’ Lucas Silveria and the band’s new 2013 release.


Skyline: 02 – FACTS

iM catches up with the Vancouver synth-heavy rockers on the roof during their first visit to The Big Smoke.


Featured Artist: PONY GIRL

Get to know iM’s October 2013 Featured Artist ahead of a stacked Toronto bill on October 24th.

Editor Picks:

ICYMI: SHAWN CLARKE – Like Birds Too Tired To Fly

February 11, 2011

If you’re not familiar with singer/songwriter Shawn Clarke, you should be. Some of his influences include Tom Waits, Bright Eyes, Wilco and Nick Drake just to name a few. The Toronto native released Like Birds Too Tired to Fly back in June of last year. Head over to his Bandcamp page to stream the album in it’s entirety. You can even download his first couple of releases free of charge. Check out the video below Shawn recently did for his song To Think I Was Once Lost. Want to catch him live? He plays The Press Club on February 24th. For more info, visit Shawn Clarke over at his Website.

About The Author
David Marskell is the co-host/producer and founding father of The Indie Machine. When he is not working at The iM, he books bands at "Baltic Avenue" in downtown Toronto. He has strong feelings for mixtapes and enjoys laying down a good DJ set now and again. One day he hopes to make a living from the music industry... he also hopes to meet Tom Selleck.
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