DOOMSQUAD have unveiled the wild, flamboyant video for ‘Who Owns Noon in Sundusky’ on they’re www.666hell.net, taken from the album Total Time which is out now on Bella Union/Hand Drawn Dracula (order HERE). Directed by the band’s friend Jesi Jordan, her bright coloured, hand-sewn costumes take center stage.
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HAND DRAWN DRACULA development artist : DOOMSQUAD TOTAL TIME OUT NOW
9/10 “psych-heavy meditations” ~ EXCLAIM
NNNN “The Toronto trio’s idiosyncratic blend of psychedelic rock, techno, industrial, New Age and cosmic folk
has solidified into a sound that’s unmistakably their own” ~ NOW
ALBUM OF THE DAY // May 4th 2016 ~ BBC RADIO 6
With the release of Total Time just a few weeks away, DOOMSQUAD have today unveiled a visually arresting and suitably psychedelic video for current single ‘Pyramids On Mars’. Co-directed by Ghostprom and Trevor Blumas for PORCH, ‘Pyramids On Mars’ is shot in a dreamlike desert landscape: “The video is about the cyclical nature of time in correlation with memory, biology and the environment”, say Doomsquad. “It examines the polarities of drought and abundance, barrenness and vitality, male and female, singularly and plurality through a psychic quagmire of astral dust and mirrors.”
DOOMSQUAD Pyramids On Mars premiere stream via FADER
“Not your average family band – “Pyramids On Mars” is filled with echoey effects, rapid-fire percussion, and a warbling, ominous bass synth melody—the hallmarks of quirky sci-fi sonics.” ~ FADER
DOOMSQUAD premiere “Solar Ass” via Noisey (Canada, France, Italy, UK, USA) from their second full length album, Total Time, out April 29th 2016 on Bella Union / Hand Drawn Dracula.
“unearthly meditative dance track features desonant vocalization and techno loops that hang on the strand of buzzing bass lines and collection of drums that create an intoxicating loop of atmopsheric immersion” – NOISEY
DOOMSQUAD stopped by Exclaim!TV to perform “Ice Storm”.
+ “Apocalypso” premiered today on FLOOD and The Line of Best Fit.
“an experimental dance group who utilize world music, repetition, and psychedelic flourishes to craft their brand of rhythmic trance tunes” – FLOOD
“immersive blend of progressive beats and stoned psychedelia matched perfectly here as the video’s protagonist is caught up in a trance like state at a UFO convention” – LOBF
DOOMSQUAD “Two-Way Mirror” video premiere on HUH MAGAZINE (UK) + BROOKLYN VEGAN + THE WILD MAGAZINE. PAGEANTRY SUITE limited blue vinyl shipping now via THE HDD STORE.
“Doomsquad have created three engaging, fresh and enjoyable songs” ~ THE405
DOOMSQUAD perform “Apocalypso” at Candle Recording for BRBR French Canadian Television. DOOMSQUAD’S EP “Pageantry Suite” is available now on Limited Blue Vinyl (pre-order) and Premium Digital at HDD’s ONLINE STORE.
DOOMSQUAD premiere “APOCALYPSO” on BROOKLYN VEGAN from PAGEANTRY SUITE EP. DIGITAL AVAILABLE NOW // Limited Blue Vinyl available June 16th via Hand Drawn Dracula (CAN/ROW) and Bella Union (UK/EU).
“Doomsquad’s new EP, Pageantry Suite, is agile funk that recalls Talking Heads’ Remain in Light” – BROOKLYN VEGAN
“Altogether lightning and extremely striking. Doomsquad brings together digital ambience, with velvet-smooth melodies and a serious funk. Three siblings and a metric ton of musical talent.” – THE DELI
“These guys might be the most fascinating young band in Toronto right now” – TORONTO STAR
DOOMSQUAD Pagentry Suite will be released Digitally May 19th and on Limited Turquoise Vinyl June 16th via Hand Drawn Dracula (CAN / ROW). Also pleased to announce that DOOMSQUAD have joined the incredible roster of BELLA UNION for the European and UK release. Stream on NOISEY and CLASH.
KALABOOGIE • TWICE ME
Kalaboogie Remix EP // HDD040
1. Kalaboogie (Graham Walsh / Holy Fuck / Etiquette Remix)
2. Eternal Return (Slade Robbie / Humans Remix)
3. Born from the Marriage of the Moon & Crocodile (Lee Paradise Remix)
4. Disremember/Dismemberment (Moonwood Remix)
5. Ovoo (Sibian+Faun Remix)
6. Eternal Return (Mono Cliffs Remix)
7. Ovoo (Kitt Grill Remix)
Hand Drawn Dracula has also successfully placed Doomsquad on the road opening for Tanya Tagaq.
Nov. 6 – Toronto @ The Great Hall w/ Tanya Tagaq
Nov. 7 – Ottawa @ National Arts Center w/ Tanya Tagaq
Nov. 8 – Montreal @ Phi Theatre w/ Tanya Tagaq
Nov. 13 – London @ Aeolian Hall w/ Tanya Tagaq