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  • We present an exclusive DJ mix from Dan 'Caribou' Snaith.

    Deconstructed Live: Caribou/Manitoba DJ Set (part 1)

    We present an exclusive DJ mix from Dan 'Caribou' Snaith.

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  • Second half of Dan 'Caribou ' Snaith's exclusive set for DC Live, recorded in 2002

    Deconstructed Live: Caribou/Manitoba DJ Set (Part 2)

    Second half of Dan 'Caribou ' Snaith's exclusive set for DC Live, recorded in 2002

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  • New album from Caribou (aka Dan Snaith, aka Manitoba) just dropped on the mat from City Slang. Have pitched this, hip hop albums from Strong Arm Stready and Fliptrix, Infesticons Bedford Park on Big dada, new Ninja signing Poirier, and the Tristram Cary album for review in Clash #48. How much good music? Lots. Phew. Fingers crossed. Read more about Dan here or listen to his set, recorded at Deconstructed Live wayback in 2002, below. […]

    Clash #48 pitches

    New album from Caribou (aka Dan Snaith, aka Manitoba) just dropped on the mat from City Slang. Have pitched this, hip hop albums from Strong Arm Stready and Fliptrix, Infesticons Bedford Park on Big dada, new Ninja signing Poirier, and the Tristram Cary album for review in Clash #48. How much good music? Lots. Phew. Fingers crossed. Read more about Dan here or listen to his set, recorded at Deconstructed Live wayback in 2002, below. […]

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  • First published in iDJ #72 Having gathered together every musician in Canada, Brendan Canning and Kevin Drew’s post-rock crew boasts more members than Staten Island’s Wu Tang.  Don’t think that having collected the wonderful Metric, Stars, and Apostle of Hustle Andrew Whiteman amongst their number has prevented the inclusion of additional guests either – K-Os and Julie Penner also throwing their lot in with the Canuckian all-stars. Despite the inevitable squeeze in the studio, producer […]

    Broken Social Scene “Broken Social Scene” (City Slang)

    First published in iDJ #72 Having gathered together every musician in Canada, Brendan Canning and Kevin Drew’s post-rock crew boasts more members than Staten Island’s Wu Tang.  Don’t think that having collected the wonderful Metric, Stars, and Apostle of Hustle Andrew Whiteman amongst their number has prevented the inclusion of additional guests either – K-Os and Julie Penner also throwing their lot in with the Canuckian all-stars. Despite the inevitable squeeze in the studio, producer […]

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  • First published in iDJ #75. In one of the more remarkable claims to have been made by drug-addled PR types this month, City Slang are tipping Electra as their answer to Beyonce.  We think her hip swinging, street smarts are more Nancy Sinatra than Destiny’s Child, but with her voice having come from a lifetime of gargling gravel, smoking tabs and battering the booze our money is most definitely on Electra if it ever came […]

    Justine Electra “Miss You” (City Slang)

    First published in iDJ #75. In one of the more remarkable claims to have been made by drug-addled PR types this month, City Slang are tipping Electra as their answer to Beyonce.  We think her hip swinging, street smarts are more Nancy Sinatra than Destiny’s Child, but with her voice having come from a lifetime of gargling gravel, smoking tabs and battering the booze our money is most definitely on Electra if it ever came […]

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