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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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Alvvays announce second album and release single!

Alvvays announce second album and release single!

We are super excited to announce that Alvvays have just announced their second album Antisocialites, which is scheduled to be released on September 8th of this year.   Check out the new single off of the upcoming album "In Undertow" below, pre-order the album here and scroll down to see the album artwork and tracklist!     Antisocialites:   01 In Undertow02 Dreams Tonite03 Plimsoll Punks04 Your Type05 Not My Baby06 Hey07 Lollipop (Ode to Jim)08 Already Gone09 Saved by a Waif10 Forget About Life

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Little Junior+Grand Jury, Everett Bird & more

Little Junior+Grand Jury, Everett Bird & more

We are super excited to announce that Little Junior has just signed a deal with Grand Jury records to release their debut album in the USA. Grand Jury is home to a ton of our favourite bands like Twin Peaks and NE-HI and we couldn't be happier about this new partnership.     The other fun Little Junior news is that they will be heading to China for a string of shows in July! See below for full tour dates.    Here are some pictures of the guys signing their deal and celebrating with some slurpees and junk food.   ...

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Happy New Years!

Happy New Years!

  So, it’s been a while! Hopefully you all had happy holidays and a great new year! We rounded out the year here at RMR HQ by turning the office into a weird and wonderful world for a video shoot. We can’t wait for you to see it…but more on that in the next few weeks. In other news, Hollerado are back! They released their new single ‘Born Yesterday’ on Friday and we couldn’t be more excited to share it with you. If you haven’t heard it yet, you can check it out here and grab it from iTunes. They’re also heading out...

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