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Metric : Fantasies

I first saw chic chick rock punk band Metric back in October 2005 touring on Live It Out. At the time I wrote, “Ranging from coy teasing winks and full on headbanging, singer Emily Haines guided the crowd on a chick rock run through L.A. on those uppers you can buy at truck stops.” The…

Metric : Live it Out

Metric Live It Out Available October 4, 2005 Label: Last Gang Records Building on the success of 2003’s Old World Underground, Where Are You Now?, Canadian 4-piece Metric’s second LP, Live It Out, is a must-buy. I’m first to admit I tend to shy away from female lead singers, but Emily Haines’ lyrical approach and…