News about The Vaselines' forthcoming album, The Strokes returning with their first gig in four years, former Stereophonics drummer Stuart Cable and the possibility of a new Rage Against The Machine record. Hear tracks by Crocodiles, The Rosewood Thieves, Athlete, Cuff The Duke, The Arcade Fire, Best Coast, The Shins, MGMT, Rilo Kiley and The… Continue reading Quarter Music – June 11
More news about Arcade Fire's forthcoming album The Suburbs, musicians boycotting the state of Arizona and ex-Oasis members finally deciding on a new band name. Hear tunes by The Dandy Warhols, The Besnard Lakes, Crystal Castles, Rage Against The Machine and the second half of a '90s playlist featuring Sloan, Beck, I Mother Earth, Goldfinger,… Continue reading Quarter Music – May 28
News about a Kurt Cobain inspired exhibit at the Seattle Art Museum, Metric writing a theme song for the upcoming Twilight movie, the auctioning of a Beatles press conference tape from 1966 and Blur potentially recording some new material. Hear songs by Beach House, Stone Temple Pilots, Kele, The Shins, The National and Nirvana. Also… Continue reading Quarter Music – May 14
News of forthcoming albums from The Killers’ Brandon Flowers, Black Mountain and How to Destroy Angels consisting of Trent Reznor and his wife. Also hear news about an upcoming tour featuring Alice in Chains, Deftones and Mastodon and who Courtney Love says will play her husband in the upcoming Kurt Cobain biopic. Hear a ’90s… Continue reading Quarter Music – April 30
Details of forthcoming albums from Chromeo, Ozzy Osbourne, Wavves and Tokyo Police Club. Other news about Iggy and the Stooges coming to Toronto and the best voted guitarist of the past 30 years. Hear a Coachella themed playlist with songs by Camera Obscura, The Cribs, The Soft Pack, The Twelves and Echo & The Bunnymen.… Continue reading Quarter Music – April 16
Details of a John Prine tribute album, Joy Division's Peter Hook taking Unknown Pleasures on tour, the full Lollapalooza lineup and Crystal Castles' upcoming shows with LA's HARD Festival. Hear the second half of a space out playlist with songs by Mazzy Star, Boards of Canada, Beach House and Zero 7. Also hear tracks by… Continue reading Quarter Music – April 9.
Updates on forthcoming albums by The Strokes, Black Lips, Stars, Foo Fighters as well as the first half of a chill out playlist with songs by The xx, Midnight Juggernauts and M83. Also hear tracks by Air, Bob Dylan, Nirvana, Green Day and MGMT. Listen to the episode by clicking here.
News of forthcoming albums from Carl Barat, Green Day and The Pipettes. Details of Kings of Leon’s upcoming North American tour, a collaboration between Jack White and Jay-Z, a Zeppelin gem found at a car boot sale and a South by Southwest playlist including Metric, You Say Party! We Say Die! and Stone Temple Pilots.… Continue reading Quarter Music – March 19
Details of forthcoming albums from the Beastie Boys, Japandroids and Stars. News about Charlotte Gainsbourg's upcoming North American trek, The Strokes playing this year's Lollapalooza festival and a live album playlist featuring Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash and Nirvana. Also hear tracks by La Roux, Smashing Pumpkins, Handsome Furs, The Rural Alberta Advantage and Best Coast.… Continue reading March 12th episode of Quarter Music