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Fake Palms – “Sparkles”

What began in 2011 as bedroom demos made on a broken drum machine is now the noise-pop band known as Fake Palms, made up of Toronto-based musician Michael le Riche, who recruited members of Slim Twig, Tropics, and Hooded Fang to join him. We premiered their post-punk-infused “Sun Drips” this past spring, and now they […]

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Fake Palms – “Sun Drips” (First Listen)

Before Fake Palms signed to Buzz Records, it was the bedroom project of Toronto-based musician Michael le Riche. Just this year le Riche enlisted members of Toronto heavyweights Slim Twig, Tropics and Hooded Fang, and Fake Palms arrived at its current sound — driving guitars, murky bass, and relentless, metallic drums. Their first single “Sun […]