News — November 30th, 2004

It’s a Salteens Christmas

For some reason, hearing that “it’s that time of year again”, kinda sucks. Why? I blame consumerism. So let’s break the mold and rejoice in the goodness of the world…
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News — November 29th, 2004

Sekiden get packing for North American tour

Sekiden made a big impression on everyone who caught their North American shows last spring. Of their Canadian Music Week set El Mocambo, Chart Magazine reported that Sekiden is “proof…
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News — November 11th, 2004

Chart features Run Chico Run

Chart attack says, “We had, like, 20 people come up and play with us,” explains (Thomas Shields) the multi-instrumentalist over the phone as ZZ Top blasts in the background. “I…
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News — November 9th, 2004

Going Coastal hearts Boomp

Tune into MuchMusic’s Going Coastal on Sunday Nov. 14th to catch the debonair Chris Nelson spending some quality time with Boompa recording artists! “The Western Canadian Music Awards happened very…
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News — November 8th, 2004

CBC personality says Boompa is NMW’s main attraction

So, you missed our night at Pop Montreal… “The Salteens, Run Chico Run, Billy The Lost Boys, and the Ladies and Gentlemen tore up Montreal’s Barfly at the Boompa Records…
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News — November 5th, 2004

Matt Sharp European tour

Matt Sharp and Goldenboy are scheduled to play a one-night-only VIP show in London on November 11th. It is Matt’s first show in the UK in over 7 years!!! The…
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News — November 4th, 2004

Boompa on Earshot charts

The November !Earshot Chart Top 200 has begun and Boompa Records has broken through the Top 50! #39: Boompa Volume 1 #76: Billy + The Lost Boys Breaking Down the…
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News — October 29th, 2004

A year of great music

“Sometimes, when I start to look back on a year’s worth of good music, as I usually begin to do around this time, I think of what record labels have…
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News — October 29th, 2004

Boompa takes it all off

In conjunction with New Music West 2004, we would like to invite everyone down to the Boompa Records Showcase night at The Penthouse Exotic Night Club. Saucy, hey?! Here are…
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News — October 27th, 2004

On tour with the Rheostatics

Leeroy’s hitting the road throughout western Canada with The Rheostatics. Visit the Tours section of the website for more updates and check out Leeroy’s official website at www.leeroystagger.ca. Stay tuned…
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News — October 13th, 2004

Matt Sharp at Toronto’s Horseshoe tonight

Boompa recording artist Matt Sharp (formerly of weezer and The Rentals) is at the Horseshoe Tavern (370 Queen St. W.) tonight! Come down and hear him perform songs from his…
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News — October 12th, 2004

Matt featured in Now Weekly

Matt Sharp, former Weezer bassist and Rentals frontman, is a better person than he used to be. That’s because he moved to the tiny town of Leiper’s Fork, Tennessee, and…
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News — October 5th, 2004

Boompa gives Thanks

FACT 1: In Canada Thanksgiving is celebrated on the second Monday in October. Unlike the American tradition of remembering Pilgrims and settling in the New World, Canadians give thanks for…
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News — September 24th, 2004

Tonight in Vancouver

Boompa presents Matt Sharp and Goldenboy at the Media Club MATT SHARP – Ten years after the landmark release of Weezer‘s debut “Blue Album”, this charismatic ex-Weezer bassist and The…
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News — September 20th, 2004

Boompa straddles Canada

Boompa Recording artists are rawkin’ both coasts in the same weekend! We would like to invite you and everyone you know to come by and check out the Boompa Records…
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News — September 17th, 2004

The Chicos open for Hope of the States

Run Chico Run will perform this Sunday, September 19th at Richard’s on Richards in Vancouver as the opening act for Hope of the States. “With Hope of the States pegged…
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News — September 14th, 2004

Matt Sharp

Ten years after the landmark release of weezer‘s debut, The Blue Album, one of the most influential records of the nineties, and five years after The Rentals hit sophomore album…
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News — September 13th, 2004

Run Chico Run team up with Boompa for new release

Run Chico Run may be one of Canada’s more elusive acts but they’re also one of its most adept. On Shashbo, their fourth full-length album and Boompa Records debut, Run…
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