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QC INTERVIEW: PLANTS AND ANIMALS

by kerrigan daws (pics by laura totten) Plants and Animals spends around eight hours a day on their tour bus so their drummer Matthew Woodley was kind enough to turn down the Arkon/Family song he was listening to, and take a quick call from QC yesterday evening. The Polaris nominees were en route to Atlanta, [...]

CARIBOU WINS POLARIS

by kevin diamond The Polaris prize: it’s like the Mercury prize for canucks. And who’s more deserving of canuck-of-the-year than The Artist Formally Known As Manitoba himself, Caribou. His psychedelic electronica album won the honors and the 20,000 dollars over bands like Stars, Plants and Animals, Holy Fuck and Black Mountain. We here at Quiet [...]

PLANTS & ANIMALS EYE POLARIS

by bela rus (photo by john londono) Plants and Animals continue their triumphant march onto the Canadian indie scene with a North American tour this fall. Their also hoping to bring home one of Canada’s newest but most coveted musical honors, The Polaris Music Prize. Started in 2006, the award is given annually to the [...]