The Spoons‘ “Stick Figure Neighborhood” album is being remastered and will be available on CD for the first time ever this summer! To celebrate this occasion, the band would like you to be part of the special project and therefore have put together a series of unique ways for you to get involved while discovering some vintage treats from their past. You can purchase the remastered CD, get autographed memorabilia and even purchase a one-of-a-kind special live acoustic concert right in your home !!
Your pledge will allow you to access a variety of goodies and exclusive opportunities but more importantly, a portion of your pledge will go to help an amazing organization called SickKids, who help provide the best in family-centred, compassionate care, to lead in scientific and clinical advancement and to prepare the next generation of leaders in child health.
Papermaps‘ latest video “Nobody Gets It” has been added to MTVU’s “Freshman” show this week! This is some exciting news as the video will get exposure across over 800 colleges across the U.S. and on all of the MTV2 and U cable stations in approx 55 million homes !! You can also help out and vote for Papermaps’ video “Nobody Gets It” at www.freshmen.mtvu.com
In other Papermaps news, the band have just added guitarist Andy Soto to their line-up and are currently in the studio recording the new album “Darker Lights”. The album will be released this coming fall.
Brand new music video for “Wheels” from ” target=”_blank”>Brad Fillatre is officially released – in time for CMW. This live performance was filmed in Toronto, ON at the Metropolitan United Church. Accompanying Brad on lap steel guitar is Adam White. The video was directed and filmed by Britt Delara who was also responsible for the making of Brad’s first video “Face the Dark”.
March 21, 2013 – Toronto, ON @ The Garrison [CMW] – 11:30pm, $10.00
May 10, 2013 – London, ON @ London Music Club – 8:00pm, $5.00
May 28, 2013 – Toronto, ON @ Hugh’s Room – 8:00pm
Vancouver based singer/songwriter/producer Chin Injeti will once again participate in the upcoming Juno Awards celebrations this April. Chin has just been nominated for his participation on Madchild’s “Dope Sick” album and SonReal & Rich Kidd’s “The Closers” CD.
This news comes just weeks after Chin took home a Grammy for his work on this year’s “Gospel Album of the Year” by hip hop/gospel performer Lecrae. Chin’s contribution to the album came alongside his production partner DJ Khalil on the single, “Mayday”. Chin was also nominated this year in the Best Pop Vocal Album category for his collaboration on Pink’s “The Truth About Love”.
At the moment Chin is busy working on a new solo record, “The Reverb” set for release later this year on Sparks Music/Universal Music Canada.