Sunday, October 25th, 2009
Said The Whale, It Hugs Back
Who: Said The Whale
What: Vancouver quintet sing about what they know – Vancouver, the sea and heartbreak – and their intersections and allegories, rendered in big happy pop styles on their new record Islands Disappear. They’re currently on a cross-Canada tour which stops at the El Mocambo on October 28.
Video: Said The Whale – “Camilo (The Magician)”
MySpace: Said The Whale
Who: It Hugs Back
What: Warm and whispery narcolepsy-rock from English outfit with an American Analog Set record or five in their collections filed alongside their complete Yo La Tengo discographies. Their latest album is Inside Your Guitar.
MP3: It Hugs Back – “Now & Again”
MP3: It Hugs Back – “Work Day”
Video: It Hugs Back – “Now & Again”
Video: It Hugs Back – “Work Day”
MySpace: It Hugs Back