Hey friendos – very excited to share this info. If you are headed to SXSW, Rawkblog and TwentyFourBit are throwing a very nice gathering at The Liberty on Thursday, March 17th. Little Scream plays at 2pm! It’s also sponsored by one of our favorite record shops, Origami. Punch this into your icals, dudes. You can also click “attending” here on the Facebook event page. Party!
Premiering today on Gorilla vs. Bear is the revelatory live recording of Little Scream’s “The Heron and the Fox.” Those who question how the rich recording will translate live will be elated – Little Scream’s vocal performance is unreal. Little Scream will touring in the US surrounding SXSW with Sharon Van Etten (dates here).
Recorded in a Montreal station wagon in (very) sub-zero temperatures this past January, “The Heron and the Fox” features Little Scream and back-up singers Ari Swan and Marcus Paquin. The video was shot by Ian Cameron of National Parcs with sound by Cristobal Urbina.
The Golden Record is now available for pre-order at SC Distribution. All pre-orders will receive an instant digital download delivered to their inbox.
“Anything but another female singer-songwriter. With production and adding instrumentation from Richard Reed Parry of Arcade Fire – and members of Arcade Fire, Bell Orchestre, and Silver Mt. Zion amongst the players – Sprengelmeyer’s often-quiet songs build up to cresting, crashing thunderstorms of bold, brutal noise.”
“Little Scream already sounds like a big star.”
“With her delicate acoustic guitar, naturally yearning vocals, and waves of underlying echoes, Little Scream
Great news! Montreal’s Little Scream has signed to Secretly Canadian, and her debut album, The Golden Record, is coming out on April 12th. And not only that, we have the first single, “The Heron and The Fox” to share with you all today as a free mp3 download.
Little Scream will be hitting the road in Canada opening for Julie Doiron, hitting Austin for SXSW and playing all across the United States along with Sharon Van Etten. See if she’s playing your city here at the tour page.
More info about Little Scream and The Golden Record HERE!
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