Broken Social Scene

Audio & Video: Shad, The Meligrove Band, Sandman Viper Command, Gord Downie, Broken Social Scene, Zeus, Vangel, Hawksley Workman, Born Ruffians, The Reason, & more

This week's A/V round-up features the trailer for Bruce McDonald's forthcoming feature film This Movie is Broken; audio downloads from The Meligrove Band, Sandmand Viper Command, Gord Downie and Wendy Leung; a stream of Caribou's "Sun" remix contest winner as selected by Dan Snaith; as well as videos from Broken Social Scene, Bad Tits, Born Ruffians, Vangel, Final Fantasy (Owen Pallett), Metric, Zeus, Hawksley Workman, Shad and The Reason.

Audio
- Download an MP3 of the first single from The Meligrove Band's forthcoming album Shimmering Lights, due for release this September through Nevado Records in Canada and Last Gang in the US. The album will be preceded by a limited edition 7" on August 24, half of which is available to download now - "Halflight" (MP3). The B-Side is a cover of TMG's favourite DD/MM/YYYY song...

- Download a free MP3 of "Strawberry Quick" by Sandman Viper Command here.

- Spencer Burton of Attack in Black has posted a few new solo songs on his myspace page.

- The Grand Bounce is the latest solo effort from Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie, featuring the track "The Hard Canadian," which you can download for free over at i(heart)music.

- Head to Wendy Leung's website to download a pair of demos for free - "Juliana" and "White Noise." She plays Rancho Relaxo on Saturday June 19 as part of NXNE.

- Check out the winner of Caribou's "Swim" remix competition - "Only What You Gave Me" by Altrice:

Shad - "Rose Garden"

This Movie is Broken - Preview

QTV presents Broken Social Scene - "World Sick"

QTV presents Broken Social Scene - "The Sweetest Kill"

Broken Social Scene - "All to All" (Live at Soundscapes)

Metric - "Stadium Love"

Take-Away Show No. 65: Final Fantasy - Pour Light is spent

Born Ruffians - "Oh Man" (Live at Sonic Boom Records)

Bad Tits - "Relationship Secrets" (Live in Portland 2010)

Zeus - Acoustic Set / Interview with Limewire

Hawksley Workman - "Not Your Parents' Music"

The Reason - "The Longest Highway Home

Vangel - "MoneyMoney"

Lead photo: "Broken Social Scene--May 9, 2010 @ Criminal Records" by lewolf011, member of the BlogTO Flickr pool.


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