Since 2000, Canada has produced a bunch of orchestral pop bands. But, the country has a burgeoning punk scene as well, and Metz is its latest champion. The Toronto trio is brash and loud, but they still have that Canadian ear for detail and craft.
Download "Headache" by Metz here, and watch them perform live in the video below. To learn more about Met zand read a review of their live show, read Soundcheck's Mike Katzif's take on their set at this year's CMJ festival here. Metz plays at Mercury Lounge Monday night.