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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News — August 9th, 2004

Boompa Volume 1

Every good label starts with a compilation. A year and three releases late(r), Boompa Records is excited to announce the release of Boompa Volume 1. The compilation features previously unreleased…
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News — May 20th, 2004

Sekiden on MTV

After Sekiden finish the American leg of their tour and before they drive back across Canada – stopping in every city from here to Montreal – they’ll be blowing the…
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News — April 19th, 2004

Sekiden tour the West Coast

Sekiden are getting ready to head down the west coast of the United States with Oakland-based electro-pop outfit The Lovemakers! Here are the dates so far: 04-28: Chop Suey –…
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News — March 29th, 2004

CMW prize pack winners announced

Boompa’s CMW showcase was a huge success. Thanks to everyone who came out to the show! We’d also like to thank everyone who took the time to sign up for…
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News — March 29th, 2004

Naturaliste in stores tomorrow

Two years after their last studio album Why That Doesn’t Surprise Me won the hearts of pop lovers and critics around the world, The Lucksmiths return with Naturaliste – their…
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News — March 9th, 2004

Sekiden prize pack winners announced

This week, BOOMPA! employee Scott Walker takes time out of his busy day (which today included trying to figure out which stolen coffee mug on his desk needed to be…
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News — March 1st, 2004

New Salteens video

There’s a new Salteens video for the song “Thoughts From Sound” that’s available for your viewing pleasure: Directed by David Winsby and produced by Boompa Productions, the video made it’s…
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News — February 23rd, 2004

Super mega CMW prize pack contest

Hey, we’re sending out a bunch of bands to play in Toronto for Canadian Music Week so we decided to give everything away. Click here and sign up for Boompa…
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News — February 3rd, 2004

Boompa presents at CMW

Friday, March 5, 2004 The 360 – 326 Queen St. W THE SALTEENS (Vancouver) “Vancouver based indie pop outfit, The Salteens, have avoided the traditional sophomore slump by crafting an…
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News — February 1st, 2004

The Lucksmiths are the best

For over a decade, Australia’s The Lucksmiths have released too many recordings to list, including five studio albums that have sold over 55,000 copies worldwide. Two years after their last…
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News — January 30th, 2004

Boompa’s 2003 top 10 lists

We’ve been inundated with emails from people around the world asking us about our favourite things of 2003. A full month into the year and we’re honestly tired of being…
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