About Jenn Markham, Ontario: a city where pucks outnumber punks, and the high-tech trumps the DIY. Jenn Fiorentino, born and raised there, knows this quiet truth all too well. Despite an innate love for singing and lyricism, her formative years consisted mostly of athletic pursuits, rather than artistic. Although her earliest musical tastes failed to inspire her own musical endeavors, that quickly changed when a few chance lyrics led her to the hallowed sounds of Social Distortion and Minor Threat. … Read More
Wavelets sling noodley guitar work faster than a coked-out Leo’s employee, delivering a sound that’s somewhere between a double-timed American Football and a more structured, somber Cap’n Jazz, with hints of Ghosts and Vodka, Make Believe, or Minus The Bear and nods to contemporaries like Snowing, Algernon Cadwallader, and Grown Ups. On the B-side, Senders delve into more aggressive and distorted territories while remaining firmly melodic, for a finished product that has been compared by roommates and weed buddies to … Read More
Here is the first of several Popes reissues to tide you over while they finish up their new album. It’s Been A Long Day collects the bands earliest material, including 7-inches Innoculator, Break Up, and 2, along with rare and unreleased songs.