Canadian four-piece Metric are finally sharing “The Shade,” the incredibly catchy first single off their latest full length studio album coming out later this year! More details about the new album and the band’s upcoming summer tour will be available soon, but in the meantime, here’s the most important thing, the music.
Bonus : “Breathing Underwater” remixed by Brooklyn’s own MNDR.
Metric - Breathing Underwater (MNDR Remix)
For more info, check out the band’s official site or Facebook. Pre-order the new album and buy more music on
Canadian indie rock band Metric was originally formed in Toronto but has also been based in Montreal, London, New York and Los Angeles. The band consists of Emily Haines (vocals, keyboards and guitar), James Shaw (guitars), Josh Winstead (bass) and Joules Scott-Key (drums). Their fourth full-length album, Fantasies, is a glossy and slick collection of radio-friendly rock compositions with a pop twist.
Metric - Sick Muse (Adam Freeland Remix)
Adam Freeland is a UK-based DJ and producer synonymous with breakbeat based electronic music. His latest album, Cope™, was released in June 2009 and a remix compilation, Cope™ Remixed, hit the stores last November. Spanning a kaleidoscope of sounds from techno and disco to electro and drum n bass, Freeland’s sound is rich enough to take you on a spectacular ride every time.
Adam Freeland is also known for his work as a producer/remixer. His remixes include work for bands such as The Temper Trap, Shiny Toy Guns or Metric.
Metric’s official site / MySpace – Freeland’s official site / MySpace.
Metric is a Canadian indie rock band. Originally formed in Toronto, the band has also, at various times been based in Montreal, London, New York and Los Angeles. The band consists of Emily Haines (vocals, keyboards and guitar), James Shaw (guitars), Josh Winstead (bass) and Joules Scott-Key (drums).
Metric - Gold Guns Girls
Metric - Help I'm Alive (The Twelves Remix)
The band’s fourth full-length album, Fantasies, is a glossy and slick collection of modern rock compositions with a pop twist. The band are undoubtedly taking a shot at the big time and, with their catchy hooks, radio-friendly tunes and pitch prefect production, it looks like they might well be on track to pop glory this time around.
For more info and music, check out Metric’s page on MySpace. You can purchase their brand new album Fantasies on