News — June 15th, 2005

Leeroy Stagger and the Sinking Hearts hit the road

If you’re thinking, “Gee, it sure is dull here in Ft. St John. What is there to do on a Thursday night? I sure wish that a super bitching folk…
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News — June 15th, 2005

Sekiden update

Word from Australia is Sekiden is working on their sophomore album. The new disc has a working title of Radio Zombies. An excerpt from a personal email sent by Simon,…
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News — June 14th, 2005

Catlow debut Kiss The World out now

Yes the 11-track debut album Kiss the World from Catlow is now in stores across Canada. Don’t feel like leaving your house? Well no problem, check out any of the…
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News — June 13th, 2005

The Ladies and Gentlemen awarded at NxNE

Vancouver’s Boompa Records, in conjunction with the North By Northeast Music and Film Festival and with CBC’s Galaxie Music Network, are proud to announce that Toronto-based The Ladies and Gentlemen…
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News — June 8th, 2005

NxNE shows in Toronto

The whole crew has been shipped off to Toronto for the North by North East music festival and they brought along a taste of the best their stable has to…
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News — June 6th, 2005

New Salteens album in the works

The Salteens are making a new album. Recording is taking place at The Hive which has seen such wonderful bands as: Black Mountain, Hot Hot Heat, Pink Mountaintops, S.T.R.E.E.T.S. and…
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News — May 17th, 2005

The Ladies and Gentlemen debut July 12

A little over a year ago, Thomas D’Arcy quit his band which was called The Carnations. Nestled in his basement, the solo project that would eventually become The Ladies and…
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News — May 17th, 2005

Catlow debut hits streets June 14

Natasha Thirsk, former lead singer for indie-rock darlings The Dirtmitts, re-emerges as Catlow. Having toured North America and Europe, performing alongside of R.E.M., Modest Mouse and Idlewild, Natasha earned a…
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News — May 17th, 2005

Have tour will travel

In mid-February, Leeroy Stagger and the Sinking Hearts hit the road to support the new album, Beautiful House, which included a nationwide tour and sold-out showcase at Canadian Music Week…
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News — April 29th, 2005

Rosanna Arquette hearts Matt Sharp

We are very proud to announce that the track “Just Like Movie Stars” from the self-titled Matt Sharp debut solo album – released via Boompa Records – will be featured…
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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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