Tuesday, July 17, 2012

2012 Polaris Prize Shortlist

 The 2012 Polaris Prize shortlist was announced today in Toronto, the following is a list of the bands on the list and a video off of each of the nominated albums…I'll let you make up your own mind…I already know who I want to win.....I also now have Oblivion by Grimes stuck in my head....thanks Claire

Drake-"Headlines" from the album Take Care

Handsome Furs - "Serve the People" from the album Sound Kapital

Cadence Weapon – "Conditioning" From the album Hope In Dirt City (Upper Class Recordings)

Cold Specks - "Blank Maps" from the album I Predict A Graceful Expulsion

Kathleen Edwards-"Change The Sheets" from the album Voyageur

Feist - "How Come You Never Go There" from the album Metals

Fucked Up - "The Other Shoe" from the album David Comes To Life

Grimes – "Oblivion" from the album Visions

Japandroids – "The Nights Of Wine and Roses" from the album Celebration Rock

Yamantaka // Sonic Titan- "Hoshi Neko" from the album 
YT//ST…(This album was Limited to 500 copies on white vinyl and 1000 copies on CD

If these awards do anything they get some lesser known acts names out there and some really good music that might normally be missed is enjoyed. 

Joe Cornelisse-SSGS

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