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Hear Calpurnia's Debut EP, Scout

Hear Calpurnia's Debut EP, Scout

Calpurnia's debut EP, Scout, is finally out in the world!    You can stream and/or buy "Scout" here.    Photo by Pooneh Ghana   You can also dive into the world of "Scout" through a rad new Calpurnia Snapchat filter.    Photo via @calpurniaofficial Instagram   The Low Down on Calpurnia   "It's an impressive debut for a band of 15-year-olds. Hell, it's an impressive debut for any indie rock band." - Esquire   "Finn Wolfhard's band Calpurnia is the real deal, in case you were wondering" - NME   "A commanding debut. And a hell of a lot of fun, too." - MTV News "Colorfully layered...

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Just Announced: LJ + Calpurnia Show

Just Announced: LJ + Calpurnia Show

We're so stoked to finally have Little Junior's debut album, "Hi", out in the world.     Hi was released on May 11, 2018.   Whether resenting someone's unprecedented success, such as in the scathing single, "Accolades," swooning over your significant other's quirky imperfections with "Crooked Tooth," or dancing along to Carly Rae Jepsen, "Hi" is the bratty punk record we can all relate to.   The Buzz on LJ   "Hi is something like a musical period piece, capturing a time when Lit was a band, not an adjective, and Razor scooters were all it took to be cool. Tracks like...

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Royal Mountain x Exclaim! x CMW

Royal Mountain x Exclaim! x CMW

 Photo by Atsuko Kobasigawa / Exclaim.ca   Royal Mountain presented our first ever Canadian Music Showcase, partnered with Exclaim! on Saturday, May 12th.    We kicked the evening off with a pre party hosted by The Garrison, sponsored by Amsterdam Brewery with snacks by Pacific Park Social.   Photo by Atsuko Kobasigawa / Exclaim.ca   Everett Bird got the music started with a set of grungy garage-heavy tunes.    Photo by Atsuko Kobasigawa / Exclaim.ca Mythless followed with some psychedelic guitar riffs, killing their *first ever* show.    Photo by Atsuko Kobasigawa / Exclaim.ca   Common Holly altered the vibe to fit...

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New Releases from Bad Waitress/Nightseeker + New Chastity Video

New Releases from Bad Waitress/Nightseeker + New Chastity Video

Bad Waitress released their thrashy EP, "Party Bangers: Volume 1" on 4/20.     Standout track, "Acid Brain," is an accurate foray into the party that Bad Waitress loves to be the center of. Order your copy via our online store.   Photo by Atsuko Kobasigawa of Exclaim!   Nightseeker dropped their RMR debut on 4/20, as well, and celebrated with a packed, rowdy night at Toronto's Horseshoe Tavern.    "3069: A Space-Rock Sex Odyssey" explores the intergalactic journey of a man set out to save the universe from ultimate destruction.   How will he succeed? Through the power of rock and seduction, of course. But...

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Royal Mountain Signs Common Holly + Tour Dates

Royal Mountain Signs Common Holly + Tour Dates

Royal Mountain is very excited to welcome Common Holly to the roster!   Common Holly is playing a sold out show this Wednesday, March 28th at The Velvet Underground in Toronto.    The Hot Gossip on Common Holly   "A seriously stunning piece of work." - Stereogum   "A gently meandering, introspective delight, showcasing Naggar’s soothing vocals with sparse guitar, interspersed with shimmering harmonies and layers of carefully textured production. It’s the sound of Naggar finding her voice." - CBC First Play   "Brigitte Naggar sets her light, lilting voice against bold and striking counterweights: echoing effects, odd drum patterns, swoony...

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