News

Sep 17, 2018

Frontperson is a new duo that features Kathryn Calder of The New Pornographers (and also a solo artist and formerly of Immaculate Machine) and Mark Andrew Hamilton (who has released six albums as Woodpigeon). They are releasing their debut album, Frontrunner, this Friday (September 21) via Calder's own label, Oscar St. Now they have shared another song from the album, "Long Night," via a video for it. It stars Tranna Wintour, a Canadian comedian who sings along to the song in the video. More

Sep 04, 2018

Frontperson is a new duo that features Kathryn Calder of The New Pornographers (and also a solo artist and formerly of Immaculate Machine) and Mark Andrew Hamilton (who has released six albums as Woodpigeon). They are releasing their debut album, Frontrunner, on September 21 via Calder's own label, Oscar St. Previously they shared a video for its first single, "Tick - Tock (Frontrunner)" (which was one of our Songs of the Week). Now they have shared another song from the album, "Young Love," via a video for it. More

10 Best Songs of the Week: Madeline Kenney, Campdogzz, John Grant, Suede, and More

Plus The Lemon Twigs, Christine and the Queens, Phantastic Ferniture, and a Wrap-up of the Week's Other Notable New Tracks

Jul 13, 2018

Hello again. We haven't done a Songs of the Week for almost five weeks, since June 9. We were on vacation from mid to late June and then when we returned there really weren't enough compelling songs last week to justify doing Songs of the Week lists, mainly because of the July 4th holiday being smack dab in the middle of the week and so labels mainly avoided sharing new songs. More

Frontperson (New Pornographers’ Kathryn Calder + Woodpigeon) Announce Album, Share Video

Frontrunner Due Out September 21 via Oscar St., Watch the Video for "Tick - Tock (Frontrunner)"

Jul 09, 2018

Frontperson is a new duo that features Kathryn Calder of The New Pornographers (and also a solo artist and formerly of Immaculate Machine) and Mark Andrew Hamilton (who has released six albums as Woodpigeon).  More

Listen: Kathryn Calder - “Song In Cm”

Self-titled Solo LP Out April 12

Mar 26, 2015

Kathryn Calder of The New Pornographers has released a new single, "Song In Cm," off her self-titled new solo LP, due out April 12 via File Under: Music. More

Watch: Kathryn Calder - “Who Are You?”

Off Upcoming "Bright and Vivid"

Sep 29, 2011

Leading up to the release of her upcoming solo sophomore LP Bright and Vivid, New Pornographers Keyboardist/vocalist Kathryn Calder has premiered a cool music video for the album track "Who Are You?" More

Aug 18, 2011

The New Pornographers’ Kathryn Calder is heading out on her own for the second time. On October 25 the singer/songwriter will release Bright and Vivid (via File Under: Music). We have the deatails and first single.  More

Kathryn Calder Announces Tour

First Ever Solo Excursion for New Pornographers Keyboardist/Vocalist

Apr 19, 2011

New Pornographers keyboardist/vocalist Kathyrn Calder has announced details of her first ever solo tour. We have the dates. More

Kathryn Calder Gets Animated in “Arrow” Video

Cut from Album Are You My Mother

Dec 13, 2010

Sometimes New Pornographer, always admirable solo artist Kathryn Calder just released a video for “Arrow,” a cut off album, Are You My Mother.  We have the clip.  More

Aug 12, 2010

Under the Radar's Summer 2010 Issue is a special issue named the Wasted on the Youth Issue that features musicians and actors talking about their childhood memories and things they loved when they were kids. We're also posting web-exclusive essays that were not printed in the issue, including this one about Knight Rider by The New Pornographers' Kathryn Calder. More


Interviews

Nov 12, 2018

My Firsts is our email interview series where we ask musicians to tell us about their first life experiences, be it early childhood ones (first word, first concert, etc.) or their first tastes of being a musician (first band, first tour, etc.). For this My Firsts we talk to Mark Andrew Hamilton of Frontperson (he has also released six albums as the leader of Woodpigeon). More