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Beliefs – “Tidal Wave” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Beliefs hail from Toronto and make the kind of fogged-in shoegaze that stands the test of time — I could have seen this band play last weekend in Brooklyn, but my mom could have seen them the year I was born. “Tidal Wave” is a track off of their forthcoming album Leaper, which will be… More »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / December 2, 2014 - 11:09 am

Hear Absolutely Free, Greys, Odonis Odonis, Hooded Fang, HSY, & More Cover Nirvana’s In Utero

As an anniversary tribute, many of the bands in Toronto’s music scene have teamed up to cover Nirvana’s In Utero in full, and are releasing it as a free download via Hand Drawn Dracula. In a note accompanying the album, the bands explained that despite playing very different kinds of music, they all felt connected… More »

By: Miles Bowe / October 8, 2013 - 11:46 am

Beliefs – “Lilly” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

You are invited too the strangest of dinner parties in Beliefs’ video for “Lilly.” The Toronto shoegazers deliver a hazy Matthew Barney-like fever dream with black and pink spaghetti served as the main course. Check it out below. More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / March 1, 2013 - 12:58 pm

Beliefs – “Gallows Bird”

Beliefs are a Toronto shoegaze duo whose name, at least for the moment, is not that easy to Google. (Though actually, look at that, they’ve got a Bandcamp single on the first page of results. Blowing up!) Soon enough, they’ll release their self-titled debut album, and “Gallows Bird,” one of its songs, is a seven-and-a-half-minute… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 25, 2013 - 3:12 pm