Music – The Muscadettes’ Christmas Kitty
The Muscadettes have a released a song for Christmas, “Christmas Kitty”.
The Montreal quartet is led by twin sisters, Chantal and Kathleen Ambridge, who are originally from Silicon Valley. According to the press release, the Ambridges are influenced by sixties surf music and ’90s grunge.
Along with Joe Gagné (Les Breastfeeders) and Thomas Augustin (Malajube), the Ambridge sisters recorded their debut album with Ryan Battistuzzi at Montreal’s Breakglass Studio, and mixed the record in Los Angeles with Lewis Pesacov (Best Coast/Fidlar). The Muscadettes performed at this year’s POP Montreal, CMJ Music Marathon and M for Montreal festivals. Details on the album will be announced early in the new year.
And here’s the band’s list of their favourite 2014 records, according to brooklynvegan.com:
Ty Segall – Manipulator
Mac De Marco – Salad Days
King Tuff – Black Moon Spell
Thee Oh Sees – Drop
Karen O – Crush Songs
Ought – More Than Any Other Day
The War On Drugs – Lost In A Dream
Chocolat – Tss Tss
Spoon – They Want My Soul
Blonde Redhead – Barràgan