News — October 3rd, 2006

Leeroy Stagger’s Depression River, in stores today

When people think of roots-rock, the Southern half of the USA usually springs to mind. But for the last seven years, singer-songwriter Leeroy Stagger has been spreading his own whiskey-soaked,…
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News — September 29th, 2006

Lullaby on The Wedge and CBC Radio 3

Lullaby Baxter’s video for “Rattled Little Clam” makes its television debut tonight on Much Music’s The Wedge. It will be on in the second half of the hour, right before…
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News — September 29th, 2006

Leeroy Stagger’s Depression River in stores Tuesday

Canadiana troubadour Leeroy Stagger is back with Depression River. The follow-up to 2004′s critically acclaimed Beautiful House will be available in stores across Canada this Tuesday. Stagger’s childhood in Vancouver…
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News — August 30th, 2006

Leeroy Stagger’s Depression River in stores October 3

This fall will see Leeroy Stagger return with Depression River. Stagger’s fourth release in as many years highlights his ability to find drama in the banality of everyday life. From…
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News — August 29th, 2006

Pitchfork reviews Lullaby Baxter

The almighty Pitchfork has reviewed Garden Cities of To-morrow and they quite liked it! Here’s a bit of what they had to say: “Baxter’s jazzy alto carries echoes of singers…
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News — August 25th, 2006

Catlow and Small Sins on Whistler Soundtrack

Check out Whistler – The Soundtrack Vol. 1, featuring songs from the hit CTV original series Whistler. With tracks by Boompa artists Catlow and Small Sins, the Whistler soundtrack was…
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News — August 24th, 2006

Hylozoists play Harbourfront with Belle Orchestre

This Sunday if you happen to be in Toronto you should head down to the Harbourfront Festival for the music of mostly instruments. The mainstage acts will be vibraphone love-fest…
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News — August 24th, 2006

Chicos wrap up tour and hit YouTube

Run Chico Run are second to none in their interviewing skills — particularly when countering questions posed by the many entertainment weeklies of our fair country. We’d like to share…
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News — August 8th, 2006

Run Chico Run are taking it to the streets

Since the March release of Run Chico Run’s critically acclaimed sixth album, Slow Action, the Chicos have been touring constantly including two ‘cross Canada tours, one west-to-east coast USA tour…
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News — July 12th, 2006

Hylozoists in stores and on the radio

The Hylozoists’ long-awaited sophomore album La Fin du Monde, released in Canada just a few weeks ago, is out now in the USA where, just like in Canada, it is…
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News — July 12th, 2006

Lullaby Baxter in Stores, Plays NYC

Garden Cities of To-morrow, the long-anticipated return of Lullaby Baxter, is in stores in Canada now, and will be available in America on August 22nd. Lullaby Baxter made her debut…
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News — July 7th, 2006

Matt Sharp reuniting The Rentals for the long haul

Seminal neo-new wave pioneers The Rentals are back. They are currently rehearsing in Los Angeles preparing for their first worldwide tour in over ten years and, with only one Canadian…
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News — June 27th, 2006

Leeroy Stagger does Canada Day in London

Alt-country/Americana rockers Leeroy Stagger and the Sinking Hearts will be performing June 30th in London, England’s Trafalgar Square, celebrating Canada Day alongside fellow Canadians Ron Sexsmiths, Alana Levandoski, the Heavy…
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News — May 17th, 2006

Stagger Hits the Road One More Time

One hundred and forty eight performances stretched across four countries on both sides of the Atlantic; the international debut of his sophomore album; critically acclaimed reviews in publications around the…
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News — May 16th, 2006

The return of Lullaby Baxter

Boompa recording artist Lullaby Baxter is gearing up for the release of Garden Cities of To-morrow on July 18 in Canada and August 22 in the USA. The much-anticipated follow-up…
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News — April 18th, 2006

Watch The Hylozoists on ZeD tunes

Last month Zed host, Jenna Chow, headed east to Toronto to soak up all the musical goodness of Canadian Music Week. This week’s episode of Zed Tunes is an all-access…
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News — April 18th, 2006

Small Sins Canadian tour

2005 saw The Ladies and Gentlemen tour with the likes of Sloan and Matthew Good, as well as Sylvie and Wintersleep — playing sold-out venues all across Canada. In 2006,…
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News — April 6th, 2006

Hylozoists join Boompa roster

The music of Toronto-based instrumental band The Hylozoists lends itself well to lofty analogies: one listener might liken it to a soundtrack in search of an arthouse film, another might…
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