Austra, featuring Katie Stelmanis, release their first album on Paper Bag Records on May 17, and go on a short tour in Canada and the U.S. in the same month.
Death From Above 1979 and Eels are playing Osheaga in Montreal.
Stereogum did up a list of the most interesting Record Store Day releases. Wah, I want that White Stripes single!
Voting is now open for the East Coast Music Award’s people’s choice award. My vote goes with Gypsophilia, but it’s hard to pick!
Little Girls are releasing a new EP, Cults, on their new label, Hand Drawn Dracula. The next full album will be recorded with a full band.
(Photo by Simon Genillier Roelsgaard, via Creative Commons)