The Most Anticipated Canadian Releases of 2010

The Most Anticipated Canadian Albums of 2010

According to CBC Radio 3, here are the most anticipated Canadian releases of 2010:

2010 Upcoming Canadian Album Releases

JANUARY
Jan 12 – Owen Pallett Heartland (Domino/For Great Justice)
Jan 12 – Kate Maki Two Song Wedding (Confusion Unlimited)
Jan 12 – Woodpigeon Die Stadt Musikanten (Boompa)
Jan 12 – The Paperbacks Lit From Within (Parliament Of Trees)
Jan 19 – Hawksley Workman Meat (Six Shooter)
Jan 19 – The Sojourners Self-Titled (Black Hen)
Jan 19 – Leif Vollebekk Inland (Nevado Records)
Jan 19 – We Are The City In A Quiet World (Independent)
Jan 19 – The Pinecones (Brent Randall) Sage (Just Friends)
Jan 19 – Ben Gunning Mal De Mer (Zunior)
Jan 26 – Gigi (Nick Krgovich & Rose Melberg) Maintenant (Tomlab)
Jan 26 – Moonface (Spencer Krug) Dreamland EP: Marimaba and Shit-Drums (Jagjaguwar)
Jan 26 – Basia Bulat Heart Of My Own (Secret City)
Jan 26 – Hollerado Record In A Bag (Arts&Crafts Distro)
Jan 26 – Woodhands Remorsecapade (Paper Bag)
Jan 26 – Fucked Up Couple Tracks: Singles 2002-2008 (Matador)
Jan 26 – Gislain Poirier Low Ceiling (Ninja Tune)
Jan 26 – Postdata (Wintersleep’s Paul Murphy) Self-Titled (Sonic)
Jan 26 – Sleepless Nights The Phone Booth Outside the Video Store EP (Forward Music Group)

FEBRUARY
Feb 02 – Martha And The Muffins Delicate (Muffin Music)
Feb 02 – Meaghan Smith The Cricket’s Orchestra (Warner Music Canada)
Feb 09 – Yukon Blonde Self-Titled (Nevado Records)
Feb 09 – Fanshaw Dark Eyes (Mint)
Feb 09 – Babe Rainbow Shaved EP (Warp)
Feb 16 – Kestrels Covers EP (Noyes Records)
Feb 16 – Chris Page A Date With A Smoke Machine (Kelp)
Feb 16 – A Silver Mt. Zion Kollaps Tradixionales (Constellation)
Feb 23 – Matthew Barber True Believer (Outside Music)
Feb 23 – Blocks Records Compilation Building Blocks (Blocks Recording Club)
Feb 23 – Fan Death A Coin for the Well EP (Last Gang)
Feb 23 – Jay Malinowski (Bedouin Soundclash) Bright Lights & Bruises (Pirates Blend Records)
Feb 23 – Jenny Whiteley TBA (Black Hen) *Killbeat
Feb 23 – Woodhands Remorsecapade (Paper Bag) – digital release
Feb 23 – Zeus Say Us (Arts & Crafts)
Feb 27 – Innes Wilson and his Opposition Cardigan Summer (Out of Sound Records)
Feb TBA – Tiga What You Need – Remix EP (Last Gang)

MARCH
Mar 02 – Radio Radio Belmundo Regal (Bonsound)
Mar 02 – Camaromance The Parade (Lazy At Work)
Mar 02 – Aidan Knight Versicolour (independent)
Mar 09 – Ghostkeeper TBA (Flemish Eye)
Mar 09 – Jason Collett Rat-a-tat (Arts & Crafts)
Mar 09 – The Besnard Lakes The Besnard Lakes Are the Roaring Night (Outside)
Mar 16 – Lioness Omens, Oracles and Signs – Vol. 2 (Sonic Unyon)
Mar 23 – Holy Fuck Latin (XL Recordings)
Mar 23 – Fugitives (Independent)
Mar 23 – The Weakerthans Live At The Burton Cummings Theatre – CD/DVD (Epitaph)
Mar 30 – Greg MacPherson Mr. Invitation (Smallman Records)
Mar 30 – Old Man Luedecke TBA (Black Hen)
Mar TBA – Brasstronaut TBA – LP (Unfamiliar)
Mar TBA – Heavy Blinkers Health – double album (Pigeon Row)
Mar TBA – Makeout Videotape Heat Wave EP (Unfamiliar)
Mar TBA – Kinnie Starr A Different Day (Last Gang)

APRIL
April 06 – Rich Aucoin Public Publication (Independent)
April 13 – Ghost Bees TBA (Independent)
April 13 – Lily Frost TBA (Aporia)
April 13 – Steven McKay TBA (fuzzy logic)
April 13 – Jon McKiel TBA (Independent)
April 20 – David Myles Produced By Joel Plaskett (Independent)
April 27 – Kestrels TBA (Noyes Records)
April 27 – The Pack AD We Kill Computers (Mint Records)
April TBA – Fan Death Womb Of Dreams (Last Gang)
April TBA – Hannah Georgas This Is Good (Hidden Pony)
April TBA – Sleepless Nights The Communication EP (Forward Music Group)

MAY
May 04 – D-Sisive Vaudeville (Urbnet)
May 04 – Delhi 2 Dublin TBA (Independent)
May 04 – The Mohawk Lodge Crimes (White Whale Records)
May 11 – Shearing Pinx Night Danger (DIVORCE)
May 11 – Friendly Rich and the Lollipop People The Sacred Prune of Remembrance (Pumpkin Pie Corp)
May 18 – Drew Smith (The Bicycles) TBA (fuzzy logic)
May 18 – The Wheat Pool Simple Bits EP (Shameless Records)
May 18 – Women TBA (Flemish Eye)
May 26 – DL Incognito Someday is Less Than a Second Away (Urbnet)
May TBA – Broken Social Scene TBA (Arts & Crafts)

Unscheduled for spring/summer/fall: The Arcade Fire, Stars, the New Pornographers, Wintersleep, Plants and Animals, Jim Bryson w/ The Weakerthans. [CBC Radio 3]

Nice to see some hard dates here for A Silver Mt. Zion, Holy Fuck and Women. A couple of omissions that I noticed from the CBC list are new ones from: Born Ruffians, Tokyo Police Club, Miracle Fortress, Cadence Weapon, The Acorn, Woodpigeon, Drake and possibly Feist.

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