HOMETOWN: Montreal, Canada
LATEST PLATTER: Without Feathers (Vice Records)
TELLING MYSPACE COMMENT: "you boys create killer music" (Courtney Alyssa)
FURTHER STUDY: thestills.net
WHY YOU CARE: A swirling reinvention and newly crowned front man have rendered these formerly brooding New Romantics a bright-shining rock force for the late '00s. Awash in jubilant Hammond organ and peppy horn arrangements, their second full-length proves there is no sophomore slump for these handsome devils.
NOTABLE QUOTE: "We're good looking, so people want to write about us." (Dave Hamelin, vocals, guitar)