Brendan Canning

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Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World Is A 2010s Indie Rock Time Capsule

When Universal Pictures started the promotion cycle for Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World, they clearly didn’t know which angle to push. To be fair, the…
Nina Corcoran | August 13, 2020 - 11:11 am

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Broken Social Scene Hug Of Thunder

After seven years away, Broken Social Scene have returned with Hug Of Thunder, an album that's a galvanizing reminder of the strength of the Toronto…
James Rettig | July 5, 2017 - 1:06 pm

Interview

Behind The Music: “Steal My Sunshine”

It's Weird '90s Week on Stereogum. All week long we're looking at the strangest musical moments and trends of the decade. Check out more here.
Peter Helman | May 19, 2016 - 12:46 pm

More Brendan Canning stories

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Broken Social Scene Hug Of Thunder

After seven years away, Broken Social Scene have returned with Hug Of Thunder, an album that's a galvanizing reminder of the strength of the Toronto…
James Rettig | July 5, 2017 - 1:06 pm

Brendan Canning – “Book It To Fresno” Video (NSFW)

Broken Social Scene's Brendan Canning released a new solo album, Home Wrecking Years, a few weeks back, and today he's shared a video for lead…
James Rettig | August 25, 2016 - 2:07 pm

Brendan Canning – “Keystone Dealers”

Broken Social Scene are currently working on new music, but that's not deterring the group's Brendan Canning from releasing a new solo album, his third…
James Rettig | July 29, 2016 - 11:49 am

Brendan Canning – “Book It To Fresno” (Stereogum Premiere)

In August, Broken Social Scene's Brendan Canning will release his third solo album Home Wrecking Years, his first since 2013's You Gots 2 Chill. In…
Zac Gelfand | June 24, 2016 - 11:00 am

Hear An Unreleased Broken Social Scene Song & A 17-Minute Italian Opera From Fucked Up On Broadsheet Music: A Year In Review

As a way to make some sort of artistic sense out of the year we just had, the Canadian newspaper The Globe And Mail recently…
Tom Breihan | December 19, 2014 - 9:33 am

Brendan Canning – “Bullied Days”

Broken Social Scene member Brendan Canning announced his sophomore LP You Gots 2 Chill with "Plugged In" at the beginning of the summer. As we…
Claire Lobenfeld | September 17, 2013 - 3:15 pm

Brendan Canning – “Plugged In” Video

Broken Social Scene member Brendan Canning will soon release his solo album You Gots 2 Chill, and his new video for the floaty acoustic track…
Tom Breihan | September 4, 2013 - 1:43 pm

Brendan Canning – “Plugged In”

Broken Social Scene's Brendan Canning will release his sophomore solo LP this fall and he's titled it You've Gots 2 Chill. Yesterday, Tom expressed his…
Claire Lobenfeld | July 9, 2013 - 4:35 pm

Indie Rockers Before They Were Famous

After watching the recently unearthed footage of Arcade Fire playing a house party in 2002 and a 17-year-old Robin Pecknold covering Radiohead and Simon &…
Scott Lapatine | April 21, 2011 - 4:01 pm

Broken Social Scene Reunite On The Toronto Harborfront

We got the word on this one from a reader named Kate, who informs us of the following: Broken Social Scene were going to…
Brandon Stosuy | July 13, 2009 - 9:03 am

New Brendan Canning Video – “Love Is New”

So far the videos from Brendan Canning's Something For All Of Us... have found the Broken Social Scenester running for his life in the woods
Brandon Stosuy | March 11, 2009 - 4:44 pm

New Stills Video (Feat. Brendan Canning) – “Don’t Talk Down” (Stereogum Premiere)

This one's a trip. The Stills have been particularly ominous in this Oceans Will Rise era. And come to think of it, the album title's…
Amrit Singh | December 11, 2008 - 3:21 pm

New Brendan Canning Video – “Churches Under The Stairs”

The last time we saw Brendan Canning, via "Hit The Wall," he was running away from animals, wearing a red tracksuit, and looking a lot…
Brandon Stosuy | November 10, 2008 - 2:24 pm
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