The Most Anticipated Canadian Albums of 2011

Once again, according to CBC Radio 3, here are some of the most anticipated Canadian albums of 2011.

JANUARY
Jan 01 – White Cowbell Oklahoma Viva Live Locos (Slick Monkey)
Jan 04 – Deadhorse s/t (Saved By Radio)
Jan 04 – The Creaking Tree String Quartet Sundogs (Independent)
Jan 11 – Jenn Grant Honeymoon Punch (Six Shooter)
Jan 11 – Les Jupes Modern Myths (Head In the Sand)
Jan 11 – The Swallows Demystified (Magnetic Angel)
Jan 11 – New Country Rehab s/t (Outside)
Jan 11 – Dallas Green and Shad Two Songs EP
Jan 18 – Braids Native Speaker (Flemish Eye)
Jan 18 – New Scotland Records Vinyl Single Series Vol 2 (David Myles, Matthew Grimson, Myles Deck and the Fuzz)
Jan 18 – Kiran Ahluwalia Aam Zameen: Common Ground (Independent)
Jan 18 – Jon Lefebvre Initial Record, Eagle Medallion (Fortress)
Jan 18 – Twilight Hotel When The Wolves Go Blind (Independent)
Jan 25 – Hello Bella Echoes of the Atmosphere (Independent)
Jan 25 – Carmen Townsend Waitin’ and Seein’ (Company House)
Jan 25 – Destroyer Kaputt (Merge)
Jan 25 – The Olympic Symphonium The City Won’t Have Time To Fight (Forward Music)
Jan 25 – Rob Moir This Is The Lie EP (North Americas)
Jan 25 – Wilderness of Manitoba Hymns of Love and Spirits (Verite)

Read the rest of the list after the jump.

2011 Upcoming Canadian Albums

FEBRUARY
Feb 01 – Buck 65 20 Odd Years (Warner)
Feb 01 – Christine Fellows Femmes de chez nous (Six Shooter)
Feb 01 – Katie Moore Montebello (Purple Cat)
Feb 01 – Spring Breakup It’s Not You, It’s Me (Fantastic)
Feb 01 – Various Artists Underground Hip Hop Vol 6 (Urbnet)
Feb 08 – Cursed Arrows Death Rattle Blues (Independent)
Feb 08 – Laura Peek Key (Just Friends)
Feb 08 – Liptonians Let’s All March Back To The Sea (Head In The Sand)
Feb 08 – Jon McKiel Confidence Lodge (Youth Club)
Feb 08 – The Wailin’ Jennys Bright Morning Stars (True North)
Feb 08 – Young Galaxy Shapeshifting (Paper Bag)
Feb 09 – Egyptrixx Bible Eyes (Night Slugs)
Feb 14 – Tim Hecker Ravedeath, 1972 (Kranky)
Feb 15 – Armistice (Jay Malinowski and Coeur de Pirate) EP (Dare To Care)
Feb 15 – Cherina and Davina Beat Drops EP (Urbnet)
Feb 15 – Chixdiggit Safeways Here We Come (Fat Wreck Chords)
Feb 15 – Cowboy Junkies Demons (Latent)
Feb 15 – Jay Crocker Co-Stars (Saved By Radio)
Feb 15 – Jerry Leger Traveling Grey (Golden Rocket)
Feb 15 – The Dears Degeneration Street (Pheromone)
Feb 15 – The Good Lovelies Rain Came Down (Six Shooter)
Feb 15 – Hey Rosetta! Seeds (Sonic)
Feb 15 – Money In The Banana Stand There’s Always (Independent)
Feb 15 – Pharmakon MTL To Call Out In The Night (Bong Beat)
Feb 15 – Snowblink Long Live (Out of this Spark)
Feb 22 – Harlan Pepper Young and Old (Independent)
Feb 22 – Imaginary Cities Temporary Resident (Hidden Pony)
Feb 22 – The Luyas Too Beautiful To Work (Idee Fixe)
Feb 22 – No Gold s/t (Unfamiliar)
Feb 22 – Peter Elkas Repeat Offender (New Scotland)
Feb 22 – Shuyler Jansen Voice From The Lake (Scratch)

MARCH
Mar 01 – Ron Sexsmith Long Player Late Bloomer (Warner)
Mar 01 – Mark Berube June in Siberia (Aquarius)
Mar 01 – Teenage Kicks EP (Independent)
Mar 01 – Skeletones Four Gravestone Rock (Independent)
Mar 01 – Rural Alberta Advantage Departing (Paper Bag)
Mar 01 – The Two Koreas Science Island (Randy Vicar Records)
Mar 01 – Tarun 22 degrees of Beatitude (D2D)
Mar 04 – Monogrenade s/t (Bonsound)
Mar 08 – The Albertans New Age (Independent)
Mar 08 – Augury Concealed (expanded reissue) (Sonic Unyon Metal)
Mar 08 – Geoff Berner Victory Party (Mint)
Mar 08 – Bruce Cockburn Small Source Of Comfort (True North)
Mar 08 – Charlotte Cornfield EP (Independent)
Mar 08 – Kellarissa Moon of Neptune (Mint)
Mar 08 – Les Breastfeeders Dans la Gueule des Jours (Blow the Fuse)
Mar 08 – Madrid Original Message (Awesome Music)
Mar 08 – Memphis Here Comes A City (Arts and Crafts)
Mar 08 – Patrick Lehman Electric Soul Kitchen Vol 1 (Justin Time)
Mar 08 – Shotgun Jimmie Transistor Sister (You’ve Changed)
Mar 15 – Giant Hand Starting As People (Independent)
Mar 15 – Mother Mother Eureka (Last Gang)
Mar 15 – Slow Down, Molasses Walk Into The Sea (Little Pictures)
Mar 15 – Swollen Members Dagger Mouth (Battle Ax)
Mar 22 – Protest The Hero Scurrilous (Underground)
Mar 22 – Sandman Viper Command 7″ single (New Rose)
Mar 29 – Robbie Robertson How To Become Clairvoyant (Fontana North)
Mar 29 – Dirty Beaches Badlands (Zoo Music)

APRIL
Apr 01 – The Awkward Stage Hubblefuckascope (Mint)
Apr 04 – Code Pie Love Meets Rage (Flagless)
Apr 05 – Jill Barber Mischievous Moon (Outside)
Apr 05 – Louise Burns Mellow Drama (Light Organ)
Apr 05 – Malajube tba (Dare To Care)
Apr 12 – Alex Pangman 33 (Justin Time)
Apr 12 – Ben Gunning 7″ (New Scotland)
Apr 12 – The Evidence Currents (Meter)
Apr 12 – Little Scream The Golden Record (Outside)
Apr 12 – Matt Epp and the Amorian Assembly At Dawn (Independent)
Apr 12 – Timber Timbre tba (Arts and Crafts)
Apr 12 – The Trews Hope and Ruin (Bumstead)
Apr 14 – Jason Bajada The Sound Your Life Makes (MapleMusic)
Apr 19 – The Balconies 7″ single (New Rose)
Apr 19 – Oh Susanna Soon The Birds (Outside)
Apr 26 – Delhi 2 Dublin Remixes (D2D Music)
Apr 26 – Joel Plaskett/Shotgun Jimmie split 7″ (New Scotland)
Apr 29 – Pony Da Look Shattered Dimentions (Murder Records)
Apr 29 – Sloan tba (Outside)
Apr 29 – Will Currie And The Country French A Great Stage (Murder Records)

MAY
May 10 – One Hundred Dollars Songs Of Man (Outside)
May 17 – Matthew Barber Keep It Alive (Outside)
May 06 – Matt Paxton How The Land Lies (Down By The Point)
May 07 – Orienteers Reaction Shots (Antique Room)
May 07 – Joel Plaskett/Jeremy Fisher split 7″ (New Scotland Records)
May 17 – Bocephus King Willie Dixon Goddamn (Tonic)
Date tba – Adrian Glynn Bruise (Light Organ)
Date tba – Candy Coated Killahz (MapleMusic)
Date tba – Chad VanGaalen tba (Flemish Eye)

JUNE
date tba – Elliott Brood tba (Six Shooter)
date tba – Joel Plaskett B-Sides and Rarities (MapleMusic)
date tba – Jennifer Castle tba (Flemish Eye)

JULY
July 15 – Orienteers Trivial Pursuits (Antique Room)

SEPTEMBER
date tba – Dan Mangan tba (Arts and Crafts)
date tba – The Warped 45s tba (Pheromone)
date tba – Bidiniband tba (Pheromone)
date tba – Sarah Slean Land and Sea (Pheromone)

OCTOBER
Oct 15 – Orienteers The Wild Life (Antique Room)
date tba – Zeus tba (Arts and Crafts)

– via CBC Radio 3

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