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Montreal-based Braids have shared an outtake from last year's excellent Flourish // Perish that would have fit in nicely on the back half of that album. If you've listened to Braids before you should…   Read Story »
Oblique Montreal electro-poppers Braids are about to return with the new album Flourish // Perish, and we've been posting songs from the LP for months: "Amends," "In Kind," "Hossak." The latest one…   Read Story »
Next month, Montreal's Braids release the Flourish // Perish LP, which has already provided the tracks "In Kind" and "Amends." Today's sample is "Hossak," which is yet another fine piece of delicate,…   Read Story »
Braids are slated to release Flourish // Perish later this summer. We've already been given a preview of what's on deck for the follow-up to 2011's Native Speaker with the "In Kind"/"Amends" 12"…   Read Story »
Montreal's Braids stopped off here last month with a pretty, electronic, vocally effected six-minute track called "Amends," the b-side from a 12" led by "In Kind," the song you can hear today. It is…   Read Story »
Montreal's Braids first came on our radar as the Neighbourhood Council, before disappearing awhile and reemerging under this new moniker (and a second BTW designation). The title change came with a…   Read Story »
How did you celebrate July 4th? On a rooftop BBQ listening to our summer mix? Maybe you stayed in and watched old episodes of Hoarders on Roku? Maybe I stayed in and did that. There is no way to…   Read Story »
With fall on the horizon, we're escaping a slow summer and shifting into that final, fertile phase of the music year's release cycle. Which makes it a ripe time to get some perspective on the year,…   Read Story »
A couple of years ago we wrote about a young Calgary band, the Neighborhood Council. They had a single self-released EP. The band's still pretty young, but have since moved to Montreal, changed their…   Read Story »