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.

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Upcoming Release: PAPERMAPS – Inferior Ghost EP

July 18, 2012

Toronto indie-rock darlings PAPERMAPS are set to release a brand new EP in August and we couldn’t be more excited to tell you about it here at The iM. Inferior Ghost will feature six new songs and will drop digitally on August 14th followed by a physical release on August 28th – copies will be available on CD and vinyl.

Now that we have your attention, stream two tracks off the EP below; There Are Wolves and Reaction Formation – perfect songs for you summertime playlist.

In other news, the band has a slew of upcoming live dates in support of the album – you can check them out below.

PAPERMAPS Upcoming Shows:

July 22 @ The Drake Hotel, TORONTO
July 29 @ The Drake Hotel, TORONTO
August 6 @ Drake Hotel, TORONTO
August 11 @ Divan Orange, MONTREAL
August 16 @ Gus’ Pub, HALIFAX
August 18 @ Babylon, OTTAWA
August 28 @ Horseshoe Tavern, TORONTO

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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