Noir-toned guitars growl in tremolos as ghosts swoop from verdant canopies on “Magic”, a dramatic, haunted, charcoal-aura and the spell-casting new single from Montréal’s littleuniverses. You can find a bounty of streaming links for it here, and her self-titled, debut album is released on February 10th.
Men I Trust: “Billie Toppy”
Montréal, Québec’s ever-charming Men I Trust have just and magnanimously shared “Billie Toppy”, their lean, fluid and gently-driving newest single. It’s out now on your favorite streaming service, and it and so much more of their music is on their Bandcamp page, too.
Mylène Farmer: “À tout jamais”
Montréal’s legendary Mylène Farmer has just and with a mysterious grace unveiled “À tout jamais”, her rhythmically-taut, invitingly-avant-garde newest single. You can find a bounty of streaming links for this right here, and she also has an as-yet-untitled LP on the way as well. Via Les inRocks.
TOPS: “Janet Planet”
Honeyed escapism accompanied by a wry smile, “Janet Planet” is convivial, contoured and taken from Empty Seats, the just-released new EP from Montréal’s TOPS. You can download it from Bandcamp now, while black- and pink-swirl-vinyl editions of it are set to arrive sometime in mid-August.
Montréal’s Marci — also a member of the exquisite TOPS — has with a fluid flourish pulled the curtain on “Entertainment”, her satiny and sophisticated new solo single. You can find streaming links for it here, and it’s on Bandcamp, too. Via Gorilla vs. Bear.
Magi Merlin: “Free Grillz”
Flowing with rhythmic mystery, “Free Grillz” packs a punch on late-night, moonlit streets. It’s the mesmeric brand-new single from Montréal’s Magi Merlin, you can find streaming links for it here, and it’s also on Bandcamp. More music from her will be arriving soon.
Kee Avil: “See, my shadow”
Shapeshifting in onyx, percussive as it skitters, “See, my shadow” is the mystical, menacing and chilling latest single from Montréal’s Kee Avil. Out care of her new label Constellation, you can find streaming links for it right here.
Beatrice Deer: “History”
Beatrice Deer is a half-Inuk, half-Mohawk musician based in Montréal, and “HISTORY” is her sanguine and satiny newest single. On December 10th she releases her SHIFTING LP, and you can pre-order that now from Bandcamp, where you can download this track, too.
Pedal-heavy shoegaze expressed in playful, dynamic designs, “Persona” is the melody-drenched, muscular and sweet new single from Montréal’s Marie Davidson & L’Œil Nu. Wonderful and out courtesy of Ninja Tune, you can find it and so much more of her music right now on Bandcamp. Via Les inRocks.
Ada Lea: “damn”
Bright and emotive, poignant and pretty, “damn” is the deep, dynamic new single from Montréal’s Ada Lea. Her next and second LP one hand on the steering wheel the other sewing a garden is released on September 24th, and you can pre-order “thunderstorm”-vinyl, “electric-lemonade”-vinyl, CD, cassette and bundled editions of it from Saddle Creek and Bandcamp today.