Today The Polaris Music Prize has announced the nominees for their 2016 Short List of Canadian Albums. Nominations include Grimes’ Art Angels, PUP’s The Dream is Over, and White Lung’s Paradise, which is featured in our best of 2016 so far list. Past winners have included Fucked Up, Arcade Fire, and the nihilistically generous Godspeed You! […]
PUP are continuing to tour all over the world in support of their new album The Dream Is Over, and they’ve just revealed a whole new set of tour dates for this fall in North America. They’ll be joined by SideOneDummy labelmates Meat Wave, who released their own excellent album Delusion Moon in 2015. Check […]
The Polaris Music Prize, which awards the best Canadian album of the year, has just posted its longlist of nominees for 2016. The list includes a lot of big names in Canadian music, including Drake, Destroyer, Black Mountain, Justin Bieber, Carly Rae Jepsen, White Lung, Peaches, The Weeknd, PUP and Junior Boys. Take a look […]
Buy at iTunes There’s no getting around the bad vibes on PUP‘s sophomore album, The Dream Is Over. Even without so much as a single note being played, the title itself broadcasts a pretty devastating message: The dream is over. It’s that much more of a punch to the gut when you discover that these […]
On May 27, Canadian punks PUP release their sophomore album The Dream Is Over via SideOneDummy. The band has already shared some of the tracks from the album, including the dramatic opener “If This Tour Doesn’t Kill You, I Will” and “DVP.” Today, however, NPR First Listen is sharing the entirety of PUP’s new album […]
Watch new video for "If This Tour Doesn't Kill You, I Will."