Posts Tagged ‘The Paper Kites’

The Paper Kites | Toronto | Nov 26th, 2016 | The Opera House

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

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The Paper Kites are coming back to Toronto promoting their new album TwelveFour which is sweet.  Love the idea that it was made between the hours of 12am and 4am.

The Paper Kites | TwelveFour | Concert | Lee’s Palace – Toronto

Sunday, November 29th, 2015


The Paper Kites is such a sweet sweet band from the land of down under.  I’ve taken the full albums from the two EP’s and made them into a mixtape that you can download here.  I had the opportunity to go see them last night at Lee’s Palace in Toronto and it was a sweet show.



I fell in love for the soft reflective feel they give.  If you want to hear some older stuff you can hit this post.  The new album is a tiny bit forward for them as a group and the trailer of the album is shown below.  Such a cool process of writing music each night only between midnight and 4am.

The new album is nice.  I’ve highlighted some songs below the trailer


Experience The Paper Kites | New Music Is Good For You | Sweet Weekend Songs

Friday, November 27th, 2015

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The Paper Kites from the land of down under just came to the United States to tour.  They are covering North America right now with a new album.  The songs below are older Paper Kites.  I’m hitting the concert tonight.  Love the soft voices.  Perfect for the weekend or a nice rainy day that you can fill it with music as you get through it.

The album before this new one is called “States” and it’s beautiful.  I’ve used their songs on the “Sunday Morning” mixes. Listen to them below. Listen to the sweetness pouring out of your speakers or earbuds.  I will do a new blog post soon of the new album.

You know this one below if you have downloaded my “Sunday Morning” Mix which is so delightful. Fuck me… it’s such a sweet song. You can never get up grumpy to this one.

In Progress – List3 | #80 of 101 | See 30 Live Concerts Over 1001 Days

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015


Over the next 1001 days starting August 8th, 2015… I need to see 30 artists/bands live.  Below is my list to complete this task and listing the artists I had a chance to see “live”

Completed Concerts:


1) The Rural Alberta Advantage w/ Wilderness Of Manitoba + Matthew Barber  | 22Aug15 | Peterborough Folk Festival


2) Joel Plaskettt w/ Mo Kenney | 23Aug15 | Peterborough Folk Festival


3) The Paper Kites w/ Old Man Canyon | 28Nov15 | Lee’s Palace



4) Dan Mangan w/ Royal Wood performing before him. | PTBO Folk Festival | Aug 21, 2016


5) Dan Mangan at the Hayloft Dancehall in Picton, Ontario.  July 14, 2017


6) Peterborough Folk Festival:  Hannah Georgas, Fast Romantics + Wooden Sky to close it out on the Saturday night.  August 18th, 2017

24 more to go…

Artists on my wishlist:

  • Polica
  • Kris Orlowski
  • Stu Larsen
  • Matt Corby
  • The Barr Brothers
  • Leif Vollebeck
  • Damien Rice
  • Novo Amor
  • First Aid Kit
  • Bahamas
  • Daughter
  • City In Color
  • Of Monsters And Men
  • The Decemberists
  • Colin Meloy
  • Bear’s Den
  • Billy Bragg
  • Bombay Bicycle Club
  • Bon Iver
  • The Franklin Electric
  • Evening Hymns
  • Frank Hamilton
  • Frank Turner
  • Bellwoods
  • Japandroids
  • Lana Del Rey
  • Leon Bridges
  • Lord Huron
  • The Middle East
  • Mumford & Sons
  • The National
  • Oh Wonder
  • Stars
  • Tennis
  • Timber Timbre
  • Vancouver Sleep Clinic
  • Willy Mason
  • The xx

St. Clarity | The Paper Kites | LMS

Saturday, August 23rd, 2014


 The Paper Kites have come out with a new Album called “States” which is sweet.  Super sweet.  It’s kind of a lie on the bed kind of album.  Just love the vibe and sound of The Paper Kites.  Looking forward to them touring in the future again in this area.

So many sweet memories of these songs.  This is the perfect music to give a massage to.  (no comment)

New Mix | The Paper Kites | Quiet Weekend Music

Friday, May 9th, 2014

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I wanted to share them.  They just released a new album called “States” which is wild.  Here is the first two EP’s from this band from the “land down under”.   I have Bloom, Woodland and Featherstone on my Sunday Morning mix.  Paint is also a sweet song.

You can download the songs in two files here below from my dropbox & upload them into your iTunes