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:

Upcoming Release: WIND UP RADIO SESSIONS – Bird Eyes

May 16, 2012

Montreal folk-rockers Wind Up Radio Sessions have been on our radar for some time now. In fact, the band played one of our showcases here in Toronto earlier in the year. So, obviously we like what these guys are up too!

With that said, the band is set to drop their sophomore effort, Bird Eyes on May 22nd and we thought you should know about it. The first track off the LP, Little Bird, is up for streaming in the embed below and if you know what’s good for you, you’ll check it out.

Following the release, the boys will embark on a cross-Canada tour – live dates are below.

For more on Wind Up Radio Sessions, hit them up on Facebook.

May 24: Ottawa, ON – Raw Sugar Cafe
May 25: Hamilton, ON – The Casbah Lounge
May 26: Guelph, ON – The Cornerstone
May 27: Windsor, ON – Phog Lounge
May 30: Thunder Bay, ON – The Apollo
May 31: Winnipeg, MB – Frames Arts Warehouse
June 1: Saskatoon, SK – Lydia’s
June 2: Calgary, AB – The Palamino Steakhouse and Social Club (afternoon show)
June 3: Edmonton, AB – Wunderbar Hofbrauhaus
June 5: Kamloops, BC – The Art We Are
June 6: Vancouver, BC – The Railway Club
June 7: Victoria, BC – Lucky Bar
June 8: Duncan, BC – Garage Showroom
June 9: Kelowna, BC – Streaming Cafe
June 20: Quebec City, QC – Coop l’Agitée
June 21: Fredericton, NB – The Cedar Tree
June 22: Halifax, NS – TBA
June 23: Charlottetown, PEI – Baba’s Lounge
June 24: Moncton, NB – PlanB

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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