Posts Tagged ‘song of the week’

Absolutely Free – Synchromy

Posted on February 1st, 2015 by by Lisa Lagace

How gorgeous is this live soundtrack to Canadian filmmaker Norman McLaren’s 1971 classic, Synchromy┬á? Absolutely Free was asked to create a new soundtrack this year at TIFF for a special multimedia event, Re-sounding The Films of Norman McLaren. McLaren’s work and Absolutely Free’s music go incredibly well together. Also, loving this reminder of TIFF’s Festival […]

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Tanya Tagaq – Caribou

Posted on September 24th, 2014 by by Lisa Lagace

Well, by now you should know that Tanya Tagaq took home the Polaris Prize this year. She wasn’t who I wanted to win, but that’s only because – to put it mildly – I didn’t get it. I didn’t give myself time to get it. Her music is the kind that needs to be witnessed. […]

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James Maddock – Bad Night

Posted on July 13th, 2014 by by Lisa Lagace

I’ve recently (finally!)┬ástarted watching the brilliant FX show Louie, which happens to be written, directed by and starring one of my favourite people in the world, Louis CK. I marathoned season 1 and at the end of the final episode, this great song came on that I just had to share. Apparently everyone was asking […]

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Sia – Chandelier

Posted on June 15th, 2014 by by Lisa Lagace

How great is this vid? For those of you more tuned into the pop culture zeitgeist, you’ve probably already seen it. It came on my radar this week because my girl Lena Dunham performed with her on Seth Meyers, because she doesn’t like to face the camera when she performs. This is something I haven’t […]

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Phosphorescent – Days of Heaven (Cover)

Posted on April 6th, 2014 by by Lisa Lagace

I know I’ve been sharing a lot of covers lately, but I truly, madly, deeply love this man. Seeing him perform this song at the Shoe last year was one of the most beautiful live music experiences I’ve ever had. I could easily share a whole bunch of his own songs, as he is insanely […]

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