Dark Was the Night

Last weekend I bought this CD from the Rough Trade East record store. It’s a very special charity compilation, which was curated by Aaron and Bryce Dessner of The National. The National, being a band at the epicentre of the indie community, have been able to collect 31 exclusive tracks, from likeminded musicians like Bright Eyes, Stuart Murdoch […]

YBP Interview: Nicole Atkins

Boy do we have something special for you today! I’m putting my normal music drivel on hold for this week, because as you can already guess by the title of this post, I have had the opportunity to interview an extremely talented musician who goes by the name of Nicole Atkins. If you don’t already […]

Yellow Bird of the Month!

This month, a very special Yellow Bird did all of his Christmas shopping with YBP. His name is Paul Miller, and he purchased 7 t-shirts. We decided that we wanted to get to know him a bit more, so we went ahead and did a little interview with him. Turns out he’s a very interesting cat! […]

Polaris Music Prize Short List Revealed

Good Day Yellow Birds, The Polaris Music Prize list of nominees has been rounded down to 10 finalists! I don’t know why I get so excited about this Prize but I really love it. I guess it’s like the Oscars, but for Canadian music. In case you didn’t know, the Polaris Music Prize is awarded […]