Bob Mould – Beauty & Ruin
Gord Downie & The Sadies – And The Conquering Sun
Real Estate – Atlas
Elvis Costello and The Roots – Wise Up Ghost
No Alternative – Various Artists
Let’s get updated on the latest news :
I’m still recording tracks with producer/musician Jason Mingo for a future full album release. Eight of ten tracks have the foundation laid down (vocals, guitars etc.). You can hear some of the songs over on the Soundcloud page. The drums will have to be farmed out to a drummer and another studio (The same way tracks for the Trenton EP were recorded). There’s no concrete date yet for the album release. The main focus is to pay for everything, then devise a marketing plan in co-ordination with the release date.
Recently had a meeting with filmmaker Andrew Fleming and we’re working on shooting some more video over the summer. It’s in the early planning stage but I think it’s something you will enjoy. I will let you know it will include unreleased material. I’m looking forward to you hearing songs in a different way.
A demo version of Thru My Head. Enjoy.
Listen to a demo version of ‘Closure’. Enjoy
Here’s a new song in the demo stage. Enjoy!
Come celebrate the life of Lou Reed (also: his birthday is Sunday, Mar.2) and the music of David Bowie on Saturday, March 1 4pm at The Company House. $5 cover. Local musician Nathan Pilon will play a Bowie solo set and I’ll perform some Lou Reed tunes covering his Velvet Underground/solo material. Shake off those winter blues with a nice matinee of tunes. (PS there is also a Facebook event). Pass it on.
PPS Forgot to mention, I posted a few Lou Reed/VU tunes over on the Soundcloud page
Psst, if you head over to the Soundcloud page, there will be some acoustic versions of Lou Reed/Velvet Underground tunes waiting for you. Enjoy.
Well, let’s see if I can get you up to date on what has been happening here at Heartbreak A Stranger HQ :
Well, that’s it for now. That is the latest and greatest news. Onward and upward.
What better way to kick off a new year than with a new tune for your ears. Enjoy.