New Wax Highlights: Paper Bag Records

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New Wax reporter Ian Gormely sits down with Trevor Larocque of Paper Bag Records. Part one of the two part series looks at the influential local label’s 10-year history ahead of a trio of anniversary shows at the Great Hall over September, 27th, 28th, and 29th. The shows featured fourteen bands from their current roster including, Young Galaxy, Austra, Woodhands, the Acorn and a You Say Party! reunion.

Download Part 1 here.

New Wax reporter Ian Gormely’s continues his conversation with Paper Bag Records’ co-founder Trevor Larocque in part two of the series.  Paper Bag started life with a local, Toronto focus, but after losing bands like Broken Social Scene and Stars, started casting its gaze towards the rest of the country. Larocque explains this genesis and lays out plans for the future ahead of the label’s three night, tenth anniversary  celebration this weekend.

Download Part 2 here.

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