News — April 25th, 2005

Leeroy walks the line

(Beautiful House) is an 11-track album that charmingly blends Stagger’s country roots with (Danny) Michel’s melodic-pop convictions … Judging by the winning sound of the new disc the future looks…
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News — March 29th, 2005

Run Chico Run Canadian tour

In support of their album Shashbo, Victoria’s Run Chico Run are gearing up for their first Spring tour of 2005. The Chico’s will be hitting the high road with acousto-punk…
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News — March 25th, 2005

Catlow on the L-Word soundtrack

The second season soundtrack from the hit TV show dramedy The L Word has now hit stores! The Tommy Boy Records release features a track from Boompa recording artist Natasha…
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News — March 22nd, 2005

Spring break-out bash with The Salteens

The Family Channel’s Radio Free Roscoe Spring Break-Out Bash, an exclusive launch party being held at the legendary Commodore Ballroom, is tomorrow, at 3:00 pm. The event will include performances…
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News — March 22nd, 2005

SxSW and the Ladies and Gentlemen

Sadly, the drunken debauchery of SXSW is over and everyone from Boompa is back to being cold all the time. Boompa brought down Leeroy Stagger, The Salteens, Run Chico Run…
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News — March 19th, 2005

Run Chico Run in session

On Saturday night at 10:00PM PST, tune into CBC Radio 3 for an exclusive performance by Run Chico Run. The Chicos will be dishing up new live in-studio session recordings…
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News — March 15th, 2005

Boompa SxSW showcase

With upcoming releases from Leeroy Stagger, Canned Hamm, The Ladies and Gentlemen and The Dudes already gaining buzz-worthy accolades, Boompa Records is excited to announce the proverbial cherry on top…
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News — February 21st, 2005

Beautiful House CD release party

Boompa Records is proud to present… Tuesday, February 22, 2005 at The Media Club 695 Cambie St., Vancouver, BC LEEROY STAGGER BEAUTIFUL HOUSE CD Release Party with special guests Dante…
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News — February 17th, 2005

Boompa bands at CMW

The Boompa Records SXSW Showcase will be hot on the heels of Canadian Music Week. Here’s a quick hit of where and when you can get your Boompa fix, Toronto-style:…
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News — February 17th, 2005

You heard them in 2004: Boompa artists in film and TV

Last year was a great one for both Boompa bands, and our friends alike, who saw a bunch of their songs placed in television and film. Radio Free Roscoe featured…
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News — January 14th, 2005

Leeroy Stagger’s Beautiful House

Fusing a deep-seeded punk fury with a gritty country influence and pop sweetness, Leeroy Stagger‘s sophomore album Beautiful House places him firmly in the genre of powerful singer/songwriter, having opened…
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News — December 5th, 2004

Stocking stuffer sale

For the month of December we’re offering all Boompa titles for sale through the Booteek for only $5! And not just $5 US but $5 Canadian! Just $5 for releases…
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News — November 30th, 2004

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 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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