Purity Ring – Shrines

Targeting an audience that I believe includes even themselves showing a thorough enjoyment of their craft, Purity Ring swells beautifully with their debut album, Shrines, available now on 4AD records. Dispersing out of rival sound mates, Gobble Gobble and Born Gold, Purity Ring is a duo made up of Montreal, Quebec natives Corrin Roddick and Megan … [Read more...]

The Jon Cohen Experimental – Behold

It’s a well known fact that Montreal has produced some stellar musical talent since the turn of the century.  From Arcade Fire and Islands to Stars and Wolf Parade, the Quebec province’s largest city has become a hotbed for burgeoning artists, allowing a chic indie aesthetic to thrive much in the same way that Seattle’s grunge phenomenon of 20 … [Read more...]