The Gertrudes Live

Audio & Video: Steven McKay and Metz release new music videos, The Gertrudes on Southern Souls, Little Wings & Feist sing documentary title track, Saint Alvia cover Rancid live, download new Foreign Films EP, an exclusive track from Max Wray, & much more

This week's Audio/Video round-up is overflowing with content, as I feature music videos from Steven McKay and Metz, a beautiful session by Southern Souls with The Gertrudes, Little Wings & Feist doing the title track from her recent documentary, Inlet Sound on BalconyTV Toronto, former Barenaked Lady Steven Page visiting Q, and an ExploreMusic interview with 90s indie rock pioneers Lowest of the Low. In audio, download the full EP from the Foreign Films, the new single from Azari & III, plus our blogTO Indie Exclusive track comes from the delightful Max Wray. Finally, we close things off with some live performances from Toronto this week, featuring Delorean, Lights, and Burlington punk-rockers Saint Alvia.

Featured Video
• Steven McKay - "Slow Down"
• The Gertrudes - "Wind From The South"
• Metz - "Negative Space"
• Little Wings & Feist - "Look at What the Light Did Now"
• Inlet Sound - "Search and Rescue"
• Steven Page - "Indecision"
• Interview: Lowest of the Low
• Live: Delorean - "Grow"
• Live: Lights - "February Air"
• Live: Saint Alvia - "Maxwell Murder" (Rancid cover)

Featured Audio
• The Foreign Films - The Foreign Films EP
• Azari & III - "Into the Night"
• blogTO Indie Exclusive: Max Wray - "Lost In Your Eyes"

Video

Steven McKay - "Slow Down" (official music video)

The Gertrudes - "Wind From The South" (a session from Southern Souls)

Metz - "Negative Space"

Little Wings & Feist - "Look at What the Light Did Now"

Inlet Sound - "Search and Rescue"

Steven Page - "Indecision"

Interview: Lowest of the Low (via ExploreMusic)

Audio

The Foreign Films - The Foreign Films EP
Hamilton, ON-based songwriter Bill Majoros has been off the grid since his old band, Flux A.D., broke-up back in 2002. Now, Majoros is back with a new project called the Foreign Films, and has released a new self-titled EP that is available for free on Bandcamp.

Azari & III - "Into the Night"
Azari & III, the Toronto-based house duo, released their new single Into the Light yesterday and, thanks to the fine folks at Pitchfork, you can download the title track off the release, as well as a remix done by NYC-via-Chile producer Nicolas Jaar. [MP3] [REMIX]

blogTO Indie Exclusive: Max Wray - "Lost In Your Eyes"
This weeks Indie Exclusive is Hamilton, ON's Max Wray, who is, in my opinion, destined for success. He is the epitome of the classic singer-songwriter, belting out heartfelt lyrics and emotional longing through his guitar, all while maintaining an undeniable charm and endearing awkwardness. Let's put it this way, if Jason Mraz and John Mayer had a love child it'd be Max. After the release of the Max Wray Live EP this past summer, Wray has been taking those steps towards success, slowly building his name with a whirlwind of shows and press. Now, he offers up his track "Lost In Your Eyes" to all you faithful blogTO readers. [MP3]

Toronto Live

Delorean - "Grow" (Mod Club, November 18)

Lights - "February Air" (Queen Elizabeth Theatre, November 18)

Saint Alvia - "Maxwell Murder" (Rancid cover, Bovine Sex Club, November 19)

Lead photo of the Gertrudes by stephanie.keating.


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