News — February 7th, 2006

Astralwerks signs Small Sins

Astralwerks and Boompa Records are proud to announce the addition of Toronto based artist Small Sins (formerly known in Canada as The Ladies and Gentlemen) to Astralwerks diverse and exciting…
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News — January 26th, 2006

Notable Potables

Leeroy Stagger‘s “Just In Case” will be featured on Grey’s Anatomy this Sunday, January 29th. The Golden Globe nominated ABC drama has featured songs by artists including Tegan and Sara,…
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News — January 18th, 2006

Catlow on upcoming L-Word episode

Just as the hit drama The L Word lights up over 6 million screens weekly with its cast of vibrant characters, so do the show’s soundtrack albums fire up the…
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News — January 12th, 2006

Stagger and Co. on the road again

One hundred and forty eight performances stretched across four countries on both sides of the Atlantic. The international debut and Canadian re-release of his latest album. Critically acclaimed reviews in…
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News — January 3rd, 2006

Shashbo on XLR8R.com

Our USA partner, Caroline Distribution, and the twin towers of coolness, XLR8R and VICE magazine, have teamed up to offer an exclusive Virtual Listening Station on their websites – viceland.com…
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News — December 1st, 2005

Sekiden prize pack

Join the Boompa! Mailing List any time during the month of February and be entered to win one of three Sekiden prize packs. Sekiden’s first full-length album, Junior Fiction, is…
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News — November 30th, 2005

Junior Fiction release date

If there is such a thing as perfect pop, Sekiden, on a stomach full of red cordial, would be fairly close to the mark. With their penchant for the sound…
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News — November 16th, 2005

The Ladies and Gentlemen tour with Sylvie, Wintersleep

Lauded by Now Weekly as “one of the best new Canadian albums and bands of the year”, The Ladies and Gentlemen have just wrapped their nationwide three week tour alongside…
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News — November 8th, 2005

Leeroy heads to the UK again

Lauded by Maverick magazine as an artist with “songs to die for and a voice to savour”, 22-year-old Canadian singer/songwriter Leeroy Stagger will be returning to the UK this November…
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News — October 16th, 2005

The Ladies and Gentlemen tour Canada with Matt Good

Although the white that dominates the artwork on Small Sins, the debut album by The Ladies and Gentlemen, might appear stark, the music is anything but. Having earned comparisons to…
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News — September 29th, 2005

Boompa vs. Upper Canada

Boompa Records is at this years PopMontreal festival! Friday, September 30 BOOMPA RECORDS’ POPMONTREAL SHOWCASE Les Minots (3812 Blvd. St. Laurent, Montreal) With The Ladies and Gentlemen, Leeroy Stagger, Catlow,…
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News — September 15th, 2005

Catlow vs. Global Warming

The City of Vancouver joins 1,500 cities and 100 million people worldwide to celebrate International Car Free Day (carfreedayvancouver.ca) with a fun, free street festival: Car Free Day Street Festival…
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News — September 8th, 2005

Boompa spotlight on Indie 6 Podcast

Those of you who have cable television may sometimes find yourselves flipping through the channels, trying to find a show worth watching. It can be hard at times depending on…
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News — August 31st, 2005

Catlow on West Coast tour

Natasha Thirsk‘s first adventure after The Dirtmitts was born out of three years of creativity centered around Studio 9 in Los Angeles. Catlow‘s Boompa Records debut, Kiss the World, is…
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News — August 19th, 2005

Leeroy on UK tour

Fusing a deep-seated punk fury with a gritty country influence and pop sweetness is what Victoria’s own Leeroy Stagger does best. On his sophomore album Beautiful House – originally released…
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News — July 29th, 2005

Boompa partners with Caroline Distribution for USA

CAROLINE DISTRIBUTION AND BOOMPA RECORDS SIGN EXCLUSIVE DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT (Vancouver – July 28, 2005) — Only one week after publicizing a new distribution partnership with EMI Music Canada, Vancouver’s Boompa…
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News — July 29th, 2005

Boompa partners with Proper Distribution for UK

PROPER DISTRIBUTION AND CANADA’S BOOMPA RECORDS TO RELEASE NEW ALBUM FROM ALT-COUTNRY ROCKER LEEROY STAGGER (Vancouver, BC / London, UK) — Fusing a deep-seated punk fury with a gritty country…
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News — July 26th, 2005

Boompa announces potential new signing

Rob Calder received the following email today. What do you think, should we sign them? Rob, Mike and I have formed a musical collective and we have decided to offer…
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