SMALLMAN CLIFF NOTES February 25th, 2009

Your comprehensive and as-succinct-as-I-can-be guide to everything thats comin’ up SMALLMAN. Sylvie review, Propagandhi contest, Sights & Sounds announcement and more!

A review of Sylvie’s Trees and Shade are Our Only Fences is up at They like it, and you might too! Check out the review HERE!

Well, its official - Sights & Sounds will release Monolith, their debut full length, on May 26th, 2009. You can hear two new songs from the new album (which was prodiced by Devin Townsend) now at Look for them on tour in March and throughout 2009.

Propagandhi have wrapped up their Australian tour (read a review of the Sydney show at and will soon be embarking on a journey across the states. In addition to being totally nice guys and already publishing a review (see last sentence), is also running a contest for a free copy of Supporting Caste as well as tickets to their show in Virginia Beach on March 10th, 2009. CHECK IT OUT HERE. For full tour dates as well as information on how you can make a difference to one of three great organizations in exchange for new Propagandhi tunes, visit

Other points of interest!
- Comeback Kid will be on APTN’s Arbor Live on March 7th and 14th. Check your local listings for details.
- Grave Maker have announced new tour dates, including Western Canadian and Japan shows. I dare you to attend and not walk away with a new lease on everything.
- Passenger Action (featuring ex-members of Choke, The Fullblast and more) are finishing up a Canadian tour that has seen them battling abominable snowmen and trailer-tire goblins across this great land. If you live in Winnipeg, Regina or Calgary, check out their shows this weekend. Details are on their myspace page at

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