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The Torontonian drag performer Tynomi Banks stars in the Canadian pop group Metric's new video for "Lost Kitten," a song from their 2012 album Synthetica. In the clip, shot beautifully by director…   Read Story »
The Canadian pop group Metric released their album Synthetica last year, and today they give us the video for the album's slick title track. Director Justin Broadbent's video focuses almost entirely…   Read Story »
Godspeed You! Black Emperor's Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend! won this year's Polaris Music Prize, the annual award for Canadian Album Of The Year as chosen by a jury of music journalists,…   Read Story »
Peel back the surface and look past the picturesque valley backdrop. Forget about the gorgeous, sun-kissed young folk wearing next to nothing (or, on occasion, nothing). Go ahead and ignore the…   Read Story »
Canadian pop-rock stars Metric already have themselves an effervescent synthpop hit with "Breathing Underwater," and now downtown dance-popper MNDR has remixed the track, amping up its fleet-footed,…   Read Story »
Someone at VH1 apparently really, really likes the Canadian band Metric. The band took part in VH1's most recent Divas Live special, covering Blondie's immortal "Heart Of Glass" while more-or-less…   Read Story »
Metric's new video for Synthetica cut "Breathing Underwater" combines some newly shot footage alongside travelogue-style live footage clips. Watch it on their Tumblr.   Read Story »
Touring behind their latest album Synthetica, Canadian synthesizer enthusiasts Metric descended upon the Greek Theater for an energetic sixteen song set which included bouncy new cuts like "Breathing…   Read Story »
Those in attendance at last night's Metric show at Radio City Music Hall got a special treat: The band did a couple songs with local musician Lou Reed. Reed was a guest on Metric's Synthetica, and…   Read Story »
Metric took to Jimmy Kimmel Live! last night to perform two cuts from Synthetica, "Youth Without Youth" and "Breathing Underwater." It's a little bit calmer than some of the other performances on…   Read Story »