Saturday, October 13th, 2012
CONTEST – Wintersleep @ The Danforth Music Hall – October 21, 2012
Scott MunnWho: Wintersleep
What: Haligonian-bred rock outfit whom no less than The Junos declared to be Canada’s best new artist in 2008. Don’t hold that against them.
Why: They’ve been through town a few times in support of this year’s Hello Hum, but each time is in a bigger room so clearly, more and more people want to see them.
When: Sunday, October 21, 2012
Where: The Danforth Music Hall in Toronto (all-ages)
Who else: The cross-Canada tour is a co-headline with Elliott Brood
How: Tickets for the show are $25.50 in advance but courtesy of Webster Media Consulting, I’ve got prize pack consisting of a pair of passes to the show and a complete Wintersleep discography – Wintersleep, Untitled, Welcome To The Night Sky, New Inheritors, and Hello Hum – on CD, with their latest coming autographed by the band. To enter, email me at contests AT chromewaves.net with “I want to Wintersleep” in the subject line and your full name and mailing address in the body, and have that to me before midnight, October 17.
What else: PopMatters has an interview with the band, and they’ve just made a new b-side entitled “Martyr” available for download from their website.