With over 40 million views, its quite likely you've already seen Volvo's epic new commercial featuring Jean-Claude Van Damme. If you weren't too distracted by a grown man doing the splits between two reversing trucks, you may have also noticed Enya's "Only Time" playing in the background!
You may not want to try this stunt at home, but you can still feel a bit like Van Damme by downloading the track on iTunes.Cody Simpson Strips Down With "The Acoustic Sessions"
Cody Simpson has released his new EP, The Acoustic Sessions, which offers unplugged renditions of some of his most popular songs. Tracks such as "Wish U Were Here" and "Pretty Brown Eyes" appear on the EP, along with an all-new recording of the Christmas classic, "Please Come Home For Christmas". Download it on iTunes here!
In celebration of The Acoustic Sessions, Cody will embark on a major North American headline tour throughout January 2014. Tickets go on sale 11/21, and you can head over to his website to learn more. “The shows will be small and intimate,” promises Simpson, “each night will be special and unique. We will be performing reinterpretations of my favorite songs from all of my albums...I hope to give you all night to remember.”
The Sheepdogs Do Some Good, Set To Perform At The Grey Cup Festival
To celebrate the 101st Grey Cup Festival, The Sheepdogs have teamed up with the Saskatchewan Roughriders to create an exclusive band t-shirt that incporates the Riders' logo. What's even cooler, though, is that all profits from this $30 item will go to The Children's Hospital Foundation of Saskatchewan, which fundraises for the betterment of children's healthcare, as well as for the Children's Hospital of Saskatchewan.
You can buy the shirt online, or if you're lucky enough to attend, at The Sheepdog's performances at the Riderville Party in Saskatoon on November 23rd, and the Pre-Game Party in Regina on November 24th.Watch iSH's Official Music Video for "You Got It"
After the success of his first single Rollin', which broke Top 20 both in Canadian radio and the MuchMusic Countdown, iSH's next single You Got It is sure to follow suit. He just dropped his new music video for the track, which you can watch right here and download on iTunes!
Record Store Day Celebrates Black Friday In Style
As we're sure you're all aware, Friday, November 29th is Black Friday. If participating in a hyper commercialized shopping frenzy isn't your ideal way to spend the day, then you'll be glad to hear that Record Store Day has organized an awesome alternative. On the 29th, participating music retailers will stock special and limited edition records in a celebration of art, creativity, and independance.
We are proud to announce that Warner will be releasing 21 titles for Record Store Day's Black Friday, including Billy Talent's 10th Anniversay special edition vinyl as a Canadian indie retailer exclusive. 14 other titles will also be exclusive to indie retailers, with 6 non-exclusive titles headed out to all retailers.
Find the full list below, and head over to Record Store Day's website to learn more.
|Billy Talent||Billy Talent 10th Anniversary Limited Edition Vinyl|
|Atlas Genius||So Electric: When It Was Now (The Remixes)|
|Duran Duran||No Ordinary Tour EP|
|Flaming Lips||The Peace Sword|
|Flaming Lips||The Peace Sword Vinyl w/ Digital Download|
|Grateful Dead||Family Dog at the Great Highway, San Franciso, 4/18/70 (2 LP)|
|Metallica||Metallica Through The Never (4 LP)|
|Red Hot Chili Peppers||I'm Beside You (2 LP)|
|Stone Temple Pilots||Core|
|Tegan and Sara||Guilty As Charged/I Run Empty|
|The Doors||Curated by Record Store Day|
|Billy Bragg & Wilco||Mermaid Avenue (2 LP)|
|Billy Bragg & Wilco||Mermaid Avenue Vol 2 (2 LP)|
|Billy Bragg & Wilco||Mermaid Avenue Vol 3 (2 LP)|
|Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr||The Speed of Things|
|Metallica||Metallica Through the Never (3 LP)|
|NONONO||Pumpin Blood EP|