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Northern Register

Community Theatre
Northern Register
Released: October 9, 2014
Format: 180g LP

What Am I Going To Do With Everything I Know

The Weather Station
What Am I Going To Do With Everything I Know
Released: October 14, 2014
Format: 12" 45 RPM EP, Digital

Shine A Light

The Constantines
Shine A Light
Released: June 10, 2014
Format: LP + 7inch

Corner Of The Eye

Marine Dreams
Corner Of The Eye
Released: September 24, 2013
Format: LP, Digital

Everything, Everything

Shotgun Jimmie
Everything, Everything
Released: March 26, 2013
Format: LP/CD/Digital

Workin’ For The Music Man

Daniel Romano
Workin’ For The Music Man
Released: November 6, 2012
Format: LP

Landmark

Apollo Ghosts
Landmark
Released: May 15, 2012
Format: LP/CD/Digital

Bone Soldiers

Baby Eagle and the Proud Mothers
Bone Soldiers
Released: March 6, 2012
Format: LP/CD/Digital

Marine Dreams

Marine Dreams
Marine Dreams
Released: November 15, 2011
Format: LP/CD/Digital

All of It Was Mine

The Weather Station
All of It Was Mine
Released: August 16, 2011
Format: LP, CD, Digital

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Community Theatre – Northern Register

September 30, 2014

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In October 2013, Headless Owl Records, based in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, invited Shotgun Jimmie, Steve Lambke (Baby Eagle/Constantines), Richard Laviolette, and Ian Kehoe (Marine Dreams/Attack in Black) to travel north for a very special collaborative recording project with Michael Feuerstack, Mathias Kom (The Burning Hell), Colleen Collins and David Trenaman of Construction and Destruction, Wax Mannequin, and Kyle Cashen. Each songwriter was invited to contribute a new song for the occasion and to contribute musically to the other songs. The next few days were completely magic: filled with hard work, dedication, beautiful music, and many laughs, all moved by a wonderful and rare spirit of collaboration.

The live performances of the group, featuring live projections by acclaimed visual artist Shary Boyle, and presented as “The Cost of Doing Business”, won the 2013 Yukon Arts Audience Awards for Best Music Performance in both Whitehorse and Dawson City.

Community Theatre – Northern Register collects the Whitehorse recordings in a beautiful gatefold jacket featuring illustration and collages by Shary Boyle. The music ranges from the Crazy Horse/Magnolia Electric Co style rock of Richard Laviolette’s Snailhouse, to the dark dub-pop of Kyle Cashen’s Engines. A choir of positivity joins Shotgun Jimmie on Onward & Upward! Construction and Destruction get glacial (slow and heavy and sparkly) on Winter Studies No. 4. Baby Eagle tells a John Prine inspired shaggy-dog story on Plymouth Acclaim: For Sale.  Michael Feuerstack’s beautiful Will You Know? gets the full We Are The World treatment.

We are very happy to be releasing this unique album in collaboration with Headless Owl Records.

Listen to Richard Laviolette lead the group in Snailhouse, below:

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The Community Theatre players, Dawson City, Yukon Territory


  

What Am I Going To Do With Everything I Know

September 4, 2014

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You’ve Changed Records is very pleased to announce the return of The Weather Station with What Am I Going To Do With Everything I Know (YC-019), a limited edition 6 song 45 RPM 12″ EP.

Recorded with All Of It Was Mine (YC-011) producer Daniel Romano in Welland, ON and in North Carolina with members of the band Megafaun, the sound of What Am I Going To Do With Everything I Know (YC-019) is deep and rich, quiet but soulful, and startlingly intimate. Each side of the record is a trio of interconnected songs.  Side A is a meditation on knowledge. Side B is a narrative, a love story in three parts. States of mind and domestic situation are described with equal and incisive fidelity.

Since the release of  All Of It Was Mine in 2011, The Weather Station’s Tamara Lindeman has been touring as handpicked opener for Bahamas, Basia Bulat, Jason Collett, among others.  She has also been in demand as collaborator, appearing on new records by Doug Paisley (Warner), Field Report (Partisan), Wayne Petti (Paper Bag), Siskiyou (Constellation), and Daniel Romano (New West). Her work has been covered by Pitchfork, The Globe and Mail, Toronto Star, and many more, and has been played on CBC, BBC, NPR, and college radio.  The Duets Series, an ongoing project of digital singles co-written by Tamara with other songwriters, was nominated for the 2013 SOCAN songwriting prize.

In addition to What Am I Going To Do With Everything I Know, a new full-length album from The Weather Station has been recorded in collaboration with Afie Jurvanen (Bahamas) and Robbie Lackritz (Feist).  Titled Loyalty, the LP will be released in 2015.

What Am I Going To Do With Everything I Know will be released on October 14, 2014; pre-orders are available now through our mailorder shop.

Tracklist:
Don’t Understand
What Am I Going To Do (With Everything I Know)
Seemed True
Soft Spoken Man
Time
Almost Careless

Please listen to What Am I Going To Do (With Everything I Know) below:


  

CONS 2014 tour dates

June 18, 2014
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More tour dates for The Constantines have just been announced; hitting some favourite spots, visiting some great festivals after our recent happy return to the stage. Hope to see you soon!

August 3 – Sackville, NB – SappyFest
August 22 – Peterborough, ON – Market Hall Performing Arts Centre (Peterborough Folk Festival)
August 23 – Ottawa, ON – Waller Park (Arboretum Festival)
August 29 – Toronto, ON – The Molson Canadian Amphitheatre (w/ Arcade Fire)
October 2 – Toronto, ON – The Danforth Music Hall
October 4 – Montreal, QC – Club Soda
October 8 – Vancouver, BC – Commodore Ballroom
October 9 – Calgary, AB - Commonwealth Bar & Stage
October 11 – Edmonton, AB – The Starlite Room (UPDT Festival)

Photograph by Colin Medley

  

The Constantines – Shine A Light 11th Anniversary Reissue

April 21, 2014

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You’ve Changed Records is very happy and excited to announce June 10th, 2014 as the release date for a deluxe reissue of The Constantines – Shine A Light LP.

Originally released in 2003 by Sub Pop Records and, in Canada, by the late great Three Gut Records, Shine A Light has been out of print since 2007. In that time it’s been named one of the top 200 records of the 2000s by Pitchfork, and one of the greatest Canadian albums of all time by CBC Music. Even more important and more moving have been all the times someone has told any one of us in the band that this record and these songs have meant something to them.  Thank you, sincerely; and for asking us if we were ever going to repress this record, thank you.

This reissue has been pressed from a newly cut vinyl master and the original collages used in the gatefold artwork have been re-photographed; they’re battered at the edges, and coloured by their age 11 years on. Included with the LP is a special bonus 7inch containing 3 B-sides recorded at the time of Shine A Light: Thank You For Sending Me An Angel (a Talking Heads cover); Raw Youth (a Royal City cover, recorded live); and Hotline Operator (2003) (a studio experiment distinct from the Tournament of Hearts song with which it shares a name). This is the first ever vinyl pressing of these 3 tracks.

Pre-orders to Canadian Addresses can be placed now through our mail-order shop; for international orders, please visit our pals at Sub Pop Records. The first 250 orders will receive limited orange vinyl edition of the LP. LP + T-shirt bundles are also available.

Maybe best of all, The Constantines will be performing a number of shows in 2014, indoor, outdoor, in any any weather; bring on the hail!

With Love.


  

YCR 5th Anniversary Concerts

March 24, 2014

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In 2014, You’ve Changed Records is celebrating five years of music, friendship, and joyful persistence with a couple of very special anniversary concerts:

Thursday, May 22 – Toronto, ON - The Horseshoe Tavern
Tickets available at Rotate This, Soundscapes, and through Ticketfly

Friday, May 23 – Ottawa, ON - St. Alban’s Church
Presented by Arboreteum Festival.
Tickets available at Antique Skate Shop, Vertigo Records, and Compact Music

The shows will feature performances from The Weather Station, Shotgun Jimmie, Baby Eagle, Richard Laviolette, and Marine Dreams; special guests may be present and presented too. It is, after all, a birthday party. And we hope you can make it!

In the meantime our Anniversary Sale continues in the Shop with all records priced at $10!

  

King Of Mosey

February 4, 2014

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If you were lucky enough to see Daniel Romano on tour this past fall you may have noticed this little compact disc on the merch table, between the belt buckles, tooled leather, and western shirts. Maybe you picked it up at the time, maybe you didn’t; it’s hard to say: times are tough. Maybe you missed the show, or Daniel and his band couldn’t make it to your town. In any event, were very happy to make this limited edition CD available through our mailorder shop, for a limited time, for a limited amount of money: $20 CAD including shipping to anywhere in the world! We only have a very few of these left, so, yes, mosey, but mosey quick or miss out completely.

And what’s on this compact disc?!? New recordings of some of Daniel’s favourite tunes from all 3 of his albums, a new version of Runner from the Daniel, Fred, and Julie project, and two brand new songs not available anywhere else in any form: If You See Alice, and Old Fires Die

Here’s the track list in total: 1. I Won’t Let It, 2. Old Fires Die, 3. Chicken Bill, 4. Nothing, 5. Missing Wind, 6. If You See Alice, 7. Louise, 8. (I’m Not) Crying Over You, 9. A New Love (Can Be Found), 10. Time Forgot (To Change My Heart), 11. Runner


  

You’ve Changed Records in the Yukon

September 30, 2013

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You’ve Changed Records is partnering with our good pals at Headless Owl Records for a very special event in the Yukon. Shotgun Jimmie, Baby Eagle, Marine Dreams, and Richard Laviolette will be joining Michael Feuerstack, The Burning Hell, Construction and Destruction, Wax Mannequin, and Kyle Cashen for a meeting of the minds and hearts, a congress of the soul, a numbering of the tribe, a collaborative recording session, and a revue show of spectacular proportions. Shary Boyle is graciously providing projected artwork and elevated vibes.

Friday, October 11 – Yukon Arts Centre, Whitehorse
Saturday, October 12 – KIAC Ballroom, Dawson City

Maybe this whole thing raises some questions: Why the Yukon? Is that a Sasquatch?  How many songwriters does it take to change a light bulb? Who’s on bass? How many clowns will fit in that car?

Here’s what I know: We are thrilled beyond thrilled. We are over the moon. We’ve already got our bags packed. Everyone has written killer new songs for the project. And the answer to all questions is, of course, “YES”.

North!


  

Marine Dreams – Corner Of The Eye (YC-016)

August 13, 2013

After so many lengthy waits, we’re happy to announce the release of the new album by Marine Dreams, Corner of the Eye on September 24th, 2013. 10 killer tracks on 180 gram vinyl and digital formats, acoustic guitars, sweet bass.

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We can’t wait for you to hear this one, so give a listen to the track Roots Come After Lengthy Waits to catch a glimpse:

 

Here’s the official line, straight out of the marketing department:

On Marine Dreams’s self titled debut, Ian Kehoe’s poetic lyrics and guitar driven production stayed close to his roots in rock and roll and punk music.  Now comes Corner of the Eye, a dreamy, unforced exploration of a musical world of its own invention.

Made quickly in a basement in Welland, ON, with Daniel Romano at the helm and Ross Miller, Ian Romano, and Tamara Lindeman on hand, songs were begun and finished in just a few hours.  Passing a book of Henri Rousseau’s paintings around the control room, naive depictions of imaginary lions and jungle blossoms, the friends turned away from drum fills, cymbals, electric guitars.   Rather, three part harmony, drum machines, and acrobatic bass create an idiosyncratic sound.  Flashes of Lee Perry and Jeff Lynne era Petty.   A joyful, complex sense of melody.  A surprising focus on groove and rhythm.  Kehoe’s lyrics, at first glance dreamy, reveal themselves on repeat listens to contain surprising complexity.  The internal is the literal on the this record, love as a force, a thing that ‘goes by, confident in it’s crazy pride’.  Emotion conflates reality.   “It’s the corner of the eye that can see the human lines’ sings Kehoe, and the line is fitting.  This is a record, and a songwriter, that exist themselves on the margins, looking out.

Pressed on 180 gram vinyl replete with a fin de siecle silhouette of a dancing woman and a prose depiction of an elephant hiding in a cherry tree, Corner Of The Eye is unusual, certainly, but irrepressible.   A record for the ages, or for some other age, perhaps, one that never actually existed, some time lost between the unfettered poeticism of the twenties and the musical confidence of the sixties.  Or perhaps it is a record only for this age, an act of sincerity by Ian Kehoe, throwing out massive choruses and three key change endings while singing quietly of the state of his soul, the complications of his love, of damp eyes and streets wet with the tears of strangers.


  

Summer Dates

July 22, 2013

Shotgun Jimmie is leaving this week for a whole bunch of shows across Canada. Check out the dates below, come out to a show, and enjoy the sweet Jimmie tunes. Like this one! Here’s the new video for “North!” from Everything, Everything, directed by Colin Medley to get you in the mood for rockin’ out.

Shotgun Jimmie Summer Tour Dates
July 25th The Exchange (Gateway Festival kick off) Regina, SK
July 26th  Gateway Festival,  Bengough, SK
July 27th and 28th Brandon Folk Music and Arts Festival, Brandon, MB
Aug 2nd 3rd & 4th  SappyFest, Sackville, NB
Aug 7th  Playground, London, ON
Aug 8th  The Mansion House, Saint Catherines, ON
Aug 9th  Mudtown Arts Festival, Owen Sound, ON
Aug 10th  ALL CAPS Festival, Toronto Island, ON
Aug 14th  Wednesdays By The Fountain, Brandon, MB
Aug 16th and 17th   Harvest Sun Festival, Kelwood, MB
Sept 7th  Frosh Fest, Lethbridge, AB
Sept 13th  Harvest Moon Festival, Clearwater, MB


  

Mule in the Flowers nominated for the 2013 SOCAN Songwriting Prize

June 6, 2013

We are very happy to announce that Mule in the Flowers from the Weather Station Duets series has been nominated for the 2013 SOCAN Songwriting Prize. There with the other beautiful and lovely nominees is ours, a mule in the flowers of song.

It was a strangely stubborn thing; bits of it had followed me around for years. I’d written and discarded many verses. When Tamara asked if I’d be interested in participating in the Duets series I told her I had this scrap of something that I didn’t know what to do with, or how to finish. I recorded what I had and sent it to her; she was sleeping on a floor in New Jersey while her host played Sloan records all night long. She listened to the tune and understood what to do immediately. The song needed a friend; as Tamara has said, a rare character in a duet. She sent me what she’d added, and I listened, over and over again, happy and moved. We recorded in the kitchen in the spring.

Please visit the official site and cast a vote, today, tomorrow, and every or any day until July 3rd.