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U.S. Girls & Ought Join RMR Fam + Little Junior, Chastity and U.S. Girls New Singles

U.S. Girls & Ought Join RMR Fam + Little Junior, Chastity and U.S. Girls New Singles

Chastity premiered his single, ‘Chains’, via Fader on September 28th. You can dig into his growling guitar riffs here. Or wait patiently for the full EP coming out via Royal Mountain on Friday, October 13th - AKA the spookiest day of the year. Our favourite power-pop quartet, Little Junior, released their jealousy-driven single, ‘Accolades’, via Royal Mountain and Grand Jury Records on October 5th and are heading out on a string of US dates today. You can catch them in Toronto on October 17th at The Opera House with Andrew W.K. Or at the sold out Horseshoe Tavern show with Hollerado October 20th.  We’re excited to welcome prog-rockers,...

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Alvvays "Antisocialites" and METZ "Strange Peace"

Alvvays "Antisocialites" and METZ "Strange Peace"

   Antisocialites The dreamy and melodic, Antisocialites, was released September 8th. Following the release, Alvvays put out a video for the single “Dreams Tonite”, which featured archival footage from Montreal’s Expo ’67.   The band is currently on a North American tour, complete with five sold out shows at the Mod Club in December.   Alvvays will kick off some European tour dates early 2018. Buy Antisocialites here.    Strange Peace METZ’s third album, Strange Peace, was released September 22nd. We’re so excited for everyone to dive into these thrashy, political tunes.   You can catch METZ at Lee’s Palace...

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Alvvays TTC Party + Intimate CBC METZ set

Alvvays TTC Party + Intimate CBC METZ set

Alvvays' TTC Listening Party   Do you live in Toronto, like Alvvays, and love being on streetcars?   Do you want an exclusive preview of their upcoming record, Antisocialites?   Alvvays is hosting a private TTC listening party in Toronto on August 22nd. The streetcar will start it's route at 8:10pm and tickets will be available at select record stores.   If you want to join Alvvays on a private streetcar in Toronto for an exclusive preview of their new record, Antisocialites, get your free tickets at any of the record stores below:         Sonic Boom - 215 Spadina Ave,...

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METZ's 3rd album 'Strange Peace' is on the way + single release!

METZ's 3rd album 'Strange Peace' is on the way + single release!

Strange Peace will be available in Canada from Royal Mountain Records and throughout the rest of the world from Sub Pop Records.   On September 22nd, METZ will release Strange Peace, an emphatic but artful hammer swing to the status quo and their highly-anticipated third full-length album. Alex Edkins (guitar, vocals), Hayden Menzies (drums), and Chris Slorach (bass) recorded at Electrical Audio in Chicago, live off the floor to tape with Steve Albini. The result is a distinct artistic maturation into new and alarming territory, frantically pushing past where the band has gone before, while capturing the notorious intensity of their live show....

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Holy Family joins the RMR family!

Holy Family joins the RMR family!

We are super stoked to announce that Holy Family has signed to Royal Mountain and that we will be releasing their new album Values, due to be out on August 25th, 2017.  After spending the last 24 months experiencing life in and between their rural hometown on the outskirts of Gothenburg, the Canadian city of Montreal, and sunny climbs of Athens, Georgia, Values also reflects the guilty side to the doors of opportunity brought about by relocation. Written in Gothenburg Values was recorded over just two weeks in Athens, Georgia with Kevin Barnes. With little time for breaks, the combination of...

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