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Live Music: Broken Bells At Danforth Music Hall, Toronto

If the stage set at The Danforth Music Hall looks a little spacey for Broken Bells, that’s because it is. The kick-off began in Toronto Monday night for a tour, which is all about raising awareness for space, and protecting [...]

March 6, 2014 Concert Reviews, Music
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Coachella 2014 Official Line Up

After a few fakes and LOTS of rumours the Coachella 2014 line up has been announced! Happy hump day indeed! Not only is Arcade Fire headlining (just as they did in 2011 when we were there) but Outcast is reuniting! [...]

January 8, 2014 Music
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Broken Bells “After The Disco”

Danger Mouse and James Mercer have finally announced their shiny new album After The Disco and today we delight in another taste of their musical progression. After hearing the very Bee Gee’s-esque “Holding On For Life” (and the super rad video), [...]

January 8, 2014 Music
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Broken Bells “Holding on for Life” Video Ft. Kate Mara and Anton Yelchin

After releasing the incredibly Bee Gee-like sounding new track “Holding on for Life” earlier this fall, Broken Bells have dropped a video for that very same track which clocks in at over seven minutes (it’s the week of super long [...]

November 22, 2013 Music
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New Music: The Shins ‘Port of Morrow’

Popular Portland band The Shins has announced an new album following 2007′s Wincing the Night Away after a long break working on side products like Broken Bells. The new album, Port of Morrow was written entirely by vocalist James Mercer, who [...]

December 15, 2011 Music
Broken Bells Announce New EP

New Music: Broken Bells Meyrin Fields EP + Tracklisting

After Danger Mouse and James Mercer’s wildly successful debut last year around this time, they’ve been touring and promoting like mad, leading up to the announcement of this new EP which will see light later this month. [...]

March 2, 2011 Music
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Levi’s Pioneer Sessions: The Shins

This year James Mercer took a bit of a break from the Shins to pursue his collaborative project with multi-instrumentalist / producer Danger Mouse in the form of Broken Bells. But for the awesome Levi’s Pioneer Session, Mercer got back [...]

June 11, 2010 Fashion, Music
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Live Music: The Morning Benders open for Broken Bells in Toronto

By now you surely know and love The Morning Benders and last night at the oddest venue in Toronto, The Queen Elizabeth Theatre, we sat (yes, you heard right) through their amazing set opening for Broken Bells. Set-up slightly like [...]

June 3, 2010 Music
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Broken Bells “Ghost Inside”

In honour of tonight’s highly anticipated show here in Toronto, Broken Bells have debuted a brand new video for “Ghost Inside” off of their debut self-titled album. This excellent song has an excellent video to accompany it, and features Mad [...]

June 2, 2010 Music
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Broken Bells… I Must Insist!

One of the saddest things about the music business is how archaic and antiqued the whole process is. Not the actual making of music, but the wait time between the completion of an album and the official release date. What [...]

February 1, 2010 Music