1. Album Reviews: The Smashing Pumpkins, The dB's, Metric, Brian Culbertson

    June 20, 2012 1:10 PM EDT ROCK The Smashing Pumpkins Oceania Producers: Billy Corgan, Bjorn Thorsrud Martha's Music/EMI Label Services/Caroline Distribution Release Date: June 19 When Billy Corgan sings he's "wasted along the way to reach you," one can& ...

  2. Metric Look Back at 10 Years as They Approach Their Fifth Record

    June 07, 2012 4:10 PM EDT 0 0 ''Ten years and five records: I can't get my head around that," says Emily Haines, frontwoman of indie rock group Metric. Then, she asks, half-­jokingly, "I guess this is really what I'm doing with my life, right?" T ...

  3. Metric Strikes A Deal With Mom + Pop

    January 11, 2010 5:25 PM EST 0 0 0 Canadian band Metric announced a joint venture partnership between its label, Metric Music International (MMI), and Mom + Pop Records, which is part of QPrime management. The band self-released its latest album, "Fantasies," which has sold ...

  4. Metric Looks On The Bright Side On New Album

    September 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Metric is well on its way towards its next album -- but still has a long way to go, according to guitarist Jimmy Shaw. Metric is well on its way towards its next album -- but still has a long way to go, according to guitarist Jimmy Shaw. Shaw tells ...

  5. Broken Social Scene

    October 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Toronto indie collective Broken Social Scene and Metric, one of its contributing sects, see Billboard chart debuts in the same week. The whole of Toronto-based Broken Social Scene is the sum of many -- most of whom stem from a host of popular Canadi ...