Helpful List of Canadian Releases in 2012

CBC Radio 3 is an important resource when tracking releases by Canadian indie artists.  Here is their most recent list of what’s coming up when:

Jan 24 – Actual Water The Paisley Orchard (Unfamiliar)
Jan 24 – Bidiniband In The Rock Hall (Pheremone)
Jan 24 – The Darcys Steely Dan’s Aja (Arts and Crafts)
Jan 24 – deadmau5 Meowingtons Hax 2k11 Toronto DVD (Ultra)
Jan 24 – The Diodes Action/Reaction (BongoBeat)
Jan 24 – The Holiday Crowd Over the Bluffs (New Romantic)
Jan 24 – Imaginary Cities s/t EP (Turnout/Atlantic)
Jan 24 – John K. Samson Provincial (Epitaph)
Jan 24 – K’Naan More Beautiful Than Silence (Universal)
Jan 24 – The Mockingbird No Good Deed Goes Unpunished (Tonic)
Jan 24 – Old Time Machine/Old Cabin split EP (File Under Music)
Jan 24 – Poor Young Things Let It Sleep (Bumstead)
Jan 24 – Amanda Thorpe Promenade (BongoBeat)
Jan 24 – Woodpigeon For Paolo EP (Boompa)
Jan 30 – Woods of Ypres W5: Grey Skies and Electric Light (Earache)
Jan 31 – Leonard Cohen Old Ideas (Columbia)
Jan 31 – Matt Paxton Shore Pine Walk (Other Songs)
Jan 31 – Sonic Avenues Television Youth (Dirtnap)
Jan 31 – Slow Down, Molasses Bodies of Water Remix EP (Little Pictures)
Jan 31 – Rattail s/t (Unfamiliar)
Jan 31 – Andrew Sisk Treelines (indie)
Jan 31 – Yukon Blonde Stairway/Radio 7″ single (Dine Alone)
Jan 31 – Young Empires Wake Up All My Youth EP (Pirates Blend)
Jan 31 – ZZBRA ZZBRA: The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Camobear)

The full list can be found here.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

One thought on “Helpful List of Canadian Releases in 2012

  • April 20, 2012 at 10:37 pm

    Thanks for posting this, Alan. So many of the biggies like Metacritic, etc., have almost no clue about our great Canuck music.


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