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: THE LAVA & ASH – Kassette Tape

July 24, 2012

Toronto garage-rock outfit THE LAVA & ASH recently came up on our radar here at The iM and now it’s time to share their sound with you.

Back in January of this year the band dropped Kassette Tape on the masses – have a listen in the embed below. Recommended tracks include Baby Cakes Jesus, Cicada Buzzzzz, and Catalyst.

The boys are set to play The Annex Live this coming Friday July 27th with BREWS WILLIS, SPECTRE, and THE WALLS ARE BLONDE as support – get out and show yours.

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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