Past song of the week / June 2011

The Details
"Weightless in the Dark"

From the album Lost Art

Featured track, available from June 9 to June 16

Right now, it's all about the details. Or The Details, that is. The indie rock outfit has kicked off a busy summer with a new album and a Canadian tour. The band's latest release, Lost Art, has some heavy hitters behind it, including producers Brandon Reid (The National's engineer and right hand man) and Stephen Carroll (The Weakerthans). Out on Parliament of Trees and available on iTunes and Bandcamp, Lost Art gets its official hometown launch at the West End Cultural Centre on June 11 with opener Royal Canoe. They'll pack up and head east for a showcase at NXNE in Toronto on June 16 before continuing their tour acrcoss eastern Canada. Download new track "Weightless in the Dark" from The Loudspeaker for free, read CBC Manitoba Scene's interview with singer/guitarist/farmer Jon Plett, check them out on the cover of Uptown, and catch The Details live in Winnipeg while you can.


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