Congratulations to TALLIES on their debut album making it on ROUGH TRADE UK & USA’s TOP 100 ALBUMS OF 2019, among a stellar list of international albums, including two fellow, Canadians Mac DeMarco (UK, USA list) and Orville Peck (USA list).

UK: https://www.roughtrade.com/gb/albums-of-the-year-2019
US: https://www.roughtrade.com/us/albums-of-the-year-2019-top-100

 

As well as already making it on legendary Don Letts’s (BBC Radio / Big Audio Dynamite) BEST OF 2019 SO FAR ~ “their excellent record that echoes so many of my favourite things.”

And being forecasted by DROWNED IN SOUND ~ “already hotly tipped to feature in many of 2019’s end of year Best Of Lists – Tallies bares all the hallmarks of indie pop’s golden era”

PRINCE JOSH JOINS HDD!

Josh McIntyre is a Toronto based producer, songwriter and DJ, best known as half of the electronic pop duo Prince Innocence with singer Talvi Faustmann, as well as founder of post-punk outfit LITTLE GIRLS (Mexican Summer, Captured Tracks, Hand Drawn Dracula).

“Feels Like the Last Sighs of Summer” – VICE

Already gaining notoriety from outlets such as VICE, NOISEY, i-D, SSENSE, and THUMP, Prince Josh is readying his debut LP The Joy to be released early spring 2020. Stream/FREE Download a preview track from the album… Boo!

 

TALLIES announce USA Winter Dates including stops at M for Montreal, Brooklyn, Detroit and Chicago.

12.05 Brooklyn, NY – Alphaville – tickets
12.06 Washington, DC – Songbyrd
12.07 Richmond, VA – Poor Boys
12.11 Detroit, MI – PJ’s Lager House – tickets
12.12 Chicago, IL – Schubas – tickets
12.13 Kenosha, WI – Public Craft Brewing
11.29 Toronto, ON – The Horseshoe – tickets
11.23 Montreal QC – @mformontreal L’Escogriffe

(photo: Colin Medley, poster: James Mejia)

MIMICO‘s USA tour starts TODAY + release video for “Tobacco Eyes” directed by Christopher Mills (Interpol, Leonard Cohen).

Hi-Action is out this Friday October 25th 2019 via Hand Drawn Dracula — pressed on a limited edition of 300, spot UV gloss & matte flood finish jackets, 12? board dust sleeve, opaque red vinyl : ORDER VINYL

10/23 Cincinnati // Northside Tavern
10/24 Indianapolis // Healer
10/25 Columbus // Cafe Bourbon Street
10/26 NYC // Pianos
10/28 Buffalo // Mohawk Place
11/07 Toronto ON // The Monarch w/ Bart, Vallens

MIMICO‘s new video for “Common Tar” — directed by Kate Young — is streaming now on EXCLAIM!

Hi-Action is out October 25th 2019 via Hand Drawn Dracula — pressed on a limited edition of 300, spot UV gloss & matte flood finish jackets, 12″ board dust sleeve, opaque red vinyl : PRE-ORDER VINYL

09/20 Watsons Corners ON // Hollowfest
09/26 Montreal QC // La Plante
10/11 Toronto ON // The Horseshoe (Night Owl Festival) w/ No Joy
10/23 Cincinnati // Northside Tavern
10/24 Indianapolis // Healer
10/25 Columbus // Cafe Bourbon Street
10/26 NYC // Pianos
10/28 Buffalo // Mohawk Place

TALLIES kick off their EU/UK tour with a new 360° inspired video for “Midnight” – directed by Christopher Mills – and announce the second pressing of their debut album.

TALLIES vinyl pressings on Kanine Records (US), FOMO Records (UK/EU) and Rough Trade (UK/US)  sold out months after its initial release. Finally a special limited edition SECOND pressing arrives with an alternate album color design, fold out poster, and green vinyl. Order online via Kanine Records or FOMO or ask your local indie record store.

TALLIES FIRST vinyl pressing is still available from their home base of Canada via Hand Drawn Dracula on ultra clear with light blue swirl vinyl, alternate album color design, and alternate tracklisting. ORDER LP HERE: HDD SHOP

06 Sep – NL The Hague, Paard Van Stal – tickets
07 Sep – NL Asten, Misty Fields – tickets
08 Sep – UK London, Old Blue Last – tickets
09 Sep – UK Glasgow, Hug And Pint – tickets
10 Sep – UK Leeds, Oporto – tickets
11 Sep – UK Manchester, Gullivers – tickets
12 Sep – UK Cardiff, The Moon – tickets
14 Sep – UK Brighton, The Hope & Ruin – tickets
16 Sep – FR Paris, Espace B w/ Patience (Veronica Falls) – tickets
18 Sep – DE Berlin, ACUD w/ RVG – tickets
19 Sep – DE Hamburg, Kukuun – Reeperbahn Festival – tickets
20 Sep – DE Hamburg, Molotow – Reeperbahn Festival – tickets

Toronto trio MIMICO have joined Hand Drawn Dracula Records! Hi-Action, recorded with Justin Small (Do Make Say Think), will be released world wide October 25th 2019. You can stream or download the first track “New Haze” for FREE via HDD.

“While they’re psychedelic tendencies definitely unfold as the song traverses the galaxies, the core musical elements offer up this bopping bounce of dream pop that I can’t help but to encourage you to indulge” – AUSTIN TOWN HALL

MIMICO play Pianos NYC Friday August 9th + more USA/CAN dates to be announced.

08.09 NYC NY : Pianos
09.20 Watsons Corners ON : Hollowfest
09.26 Montreal QC : La Plante
10.11 Toronto ON : Night Owl Festival – The Horseshoe w/ No Joy