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Posted on by Rick Lee

Weekend #2 of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

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Record Store Day 2014: The Full List

Posted on by Brandy

1932194_10152402646842580_2128436306_nApril 19th – the day that we 90′s kids get to relive our teen years by lining up outside of record stores to buy an album we’re super stoked about!

The full list of releases for Record Store Day 2014 came out today, and includes:

Paramore – Ain’t it Fun 12″
Nirvana – Pennyroyal Tea 7″
Green Day – Demolicious
Broken Bells – Holding on for Life (12-inch)
Cage the Elephant – Take it Or Leave It (7-inch)
Ramones – Meltdown with the Ramones (12-inch EP)
Sex Pistols – Never Mind the Bollocks (7×7-inch Box Set)
Soundgarden – Superunknown The Singles (5×10-inch set)
R.E.M. – Unplugged: The Complete 1991 and 2001 Sessions
Bastille – Of the Night (picture disc)
Arkells – Sing Motown 7″

 

…and a LOT more!  See the full list of releases, and find out which local stores are participating, HERE - and watch for The SONiC Intern Army at Listen Records (10443 124 St NW) and Blackbyrd Myoozik (10442-82 Avenue).

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Cilantro, Curry and a dog named Bonkers

Posted on by Pete Ng

Man, who would’ve thought Garner’s hatred for cilantro would fire up the SONiC Boys and Girls like this?! “Cilantro-Gate” naturally leads to a discussion about curry! And we also find out that Ed’s former job puts us all to shame! Oh yeah…and a dog named Bonkers!

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Soundgarden’s Demo of Black Hole Sun

Posted on by Layne Mitchell

Ever wonder what Soundgarden’s Black Hole Sun sounded like before it became the polished, studio, super hit you know today? Probably something like this. The group will be releasing a handful of demos on the Superunknown reissue due this summer.

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Music News You Can Use – April 16, 2014

Posted on by Bryce Kelley

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Muse talk about their song writing process, and Sam Roberts gets his own beer.

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Rick’s Scholarship

Posted on by Rick Lee

The inaugural NAIT Scholarships & Bursaries Celebration took place on April 15th, 2014. This was one of the videos that honoured the Rick Lee Scholarship.

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Layne Mitchell Show Podcast #243

Posted on by Layne Mitchell

LayneMitchell_Show(black)Highlights from the past week’s afternoon radio shows heard weekday afternoons 3:00 – 7:00 on SONiC. Plus, an exclusive performance and interview with The Neighbourhood.

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Music News You Can Use – April 15, 2014

Posted on by Bryce Kelley

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Rise Against and Muse are planning new music, and one of the Black Keys is celebrating a birthday.

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SONiC Rock Door Guesses

Posted on by Bryce Kelley

Brought to you by Delux Burger Bar’s, SONiC Burger of the Day. Edmonton’s BEST gourmet burger.
 
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Tuesday, April 15th 2014.

ITS BEEN SOLVED! Brandon won $2732 by knowing its “Arcade Fire – Ready To Start.”

The Sonic Rock Door is now worth: $1000.

 Previous Guesses:
Foo Fighters – All My Life
Weezer – Hash Pipe
Japandroids – The House of Wine and Roses
The Killers – Somebody Told Me
Muse – Knights of Cydonia
Muse – Survival
Arcade Fire – Reflektor
Tragically Hip – 50 Mission Cap
Matthew Good Band – Load Me Up
Green Day – Basket Case
Serena Ryder – Mary Go Round
Sloan – Money City Maniacs
Arcade Fire – Rebellion
Arcade Fire – Afterlife
Japandroids – The House That Heaven Built
Queens Of The Stone Age – Go With The Flow
Green Day -Blvd of Broken Dreams
Foo Fighters – The Pretender
Treble Charger – American Psycho
Green Day – Brainstew
Gorillaz – 19-2000
Harvey Danger – Flagpole Sitta
Imagine Dragons – Radioactive
Jack White – Love Interruption
Sheepdogs – Feeling Good
USS – This Is The Best
Green Day – When I Come Around
USS – Yo Hello Hooray
Soft Cell – Tainted Love
Weezer – Say It Aint So
Black Keys – Lonely Boy
Sublime – Date Rape
Kings of Leon – Temple
Queens Of The Stone Age – I Sat By The Ocean
Tegan And Sara – Northshore
Capital Cities – Safe and Sound
Serena Ryder – What I Wouldnt Do
Cage The Elephant – Aint No Rest For The Wicked
I Mother Earth – One More Astronaut
Black Keys – Tighten Up
Weezer – Buddy Holly
Lorde – Team
Matthew Good Band – Everything Is Automatic
Gob – Give Up The Grudge
Wildlife – Lightning Strike
Blink 182 – All The Small Things
Smashing Pumpkins – Tonight Tonight
Nirvana – The Man Who Sold The World
Green Day – American Idiot
White Stripes – Icky Thump
Sam Roberts – We’re All In This Together
Metric – Stadium Love
Billy Talent – Fallen Leaves
Jet – Are You Going To Be My Girl?
Arcade Fire – City With No Children
Sublime – Date Rape
Said The Whale – Mother
Bastille – Pompeii
Sam Roberts – I Feel You
Hollerado – Pick Me Up
The Neighbourhood – Afraid
USS – This Is The best
Tegan and Sara – Northshore
White Stripes – Fell In Love With A Girl
White Stripes – Hardest Button To Button
USS – This Is The Best
Tegan and Sara – Northshore
Black Keys – Gold On The Ceiling
Green Day – Oh Love
Metric – Monster Hospital
The Killers – All These Things I’ve Done
Metric – Breathing Under Water
Arctic Monkeys – Do I Wanna Know
Silversun Pickups – Panic Switch
Queens of the Stone Age – No One Knows
Franz Ferdinand – Take Me Out
USS – This Is The best.
Mother Mother – Hayloft
Matt Good – Arrows Of Desire
Tegan and Sara – Northshore
The Neighborhood – Sweater Weather

Take a listen to the Sonic Rock Door:

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Music News You Can Use – April 14, 2014

Posted on by Bryce Kelley

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Chili Peppers are upset with the CIA, Black Keys release a new tune, and Green Day could be next to go to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

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