Rah Rah are hitting the road across Canada in support of Breaking Hearts, playing dates with Land of Talk, Suuns, Wintersleep and the Besnard Lakes.Canadians Drake and K’naan have both been nominated for the UK’s Music of Black Origin awards.
November 16 is 7″ Day at Polyvinyl, and you can start the celebrating early by pre-ordering a three pack of singles, featuring Japandroids, Sharon Van Etten and Deerhoof.
Iron and Wine’s new album Kiss Each Other Clean will be released in early 2011.
Feist is still working on her next album, but a documentary about the singer will premier at Pop Montreal on September 29.
The music industry isn’t tough for everyone: Will Smith’s nine-year-old daughter Willow just got a record deal, courtesy of Jay-Z.