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John K. Samson's music video for "Longitudinal Centre" can be seen here.
Deborah Remus on 01/28/12 - 11:20 AM
John K. Samson's (The Weakerthans) solo album is streaming here.
Jason Tate on 01/17/12 - 10:55 AM
John K. Samson of The Weakerthans will be releasing a new album called Provincial on January 24th via Epitaph Records. Check out a new song here.
Jason Tate on 01/04/12 - 01:03 PM
The dates for John K. Samson's upcoming Canadian tour in support of Provincial can be found in the replies. You can also listen to a song titled "When I Write My Master's Thesis" here.
Deborah Remus on 12/13/11 - 11:40 AM
John K. Samson will release Provincial, his first full-length solo record, on January 24 through Epitaph. Check the replies for a teaser video and US tour dates.
Deborah Remus on 11/29/11 - 06:59 PM
The Weakerthans have released We're The Weakerthans, We're From Winnipeg on DVD. You can order a copy here.
Deborah Remus on 09/01/11 - 10:20 PM
The Weakerthans will be playing their records over four nights in New York City and San Francisco near the end of this year.
Deborah Remus on 07/15/11 - 11:51 PM
The Weakerthans' tour movie will be released through iTunes Canada on April 19. Watch the trailer here.
Deborah Remus on 04/16/11 - 11:23 AM
The Weakerthans will play 4 albums over 4 nights. Details in the replies.

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Christian Wagner on 08/24/10 - 11:40 AM
John K. Samson will be releasing a solo EP titled Provincial Road 222 on September 21st. It will be available through digital download and limited edition 7-inch vinyl.
Deborah Remus on 08/11/10 - 03:43 PM
The Weakerthans' new live album is streaming here.

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Blake Solomon on 03/23/10 - 07:51 AM
The Weakerthans have added a live version of "Tournament of Hearts," from their forthcoming Live at the Burton Cummings Theatre album, to their myspace.

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Mike Kraft on 03/06/10 - 11:55 AM
The Weakerthans will release a CD/DVD titled Live From The Burton Cummings Theatre on March 23.
Deborah Remus on 01/07/10 - 11:21 AM
John K. Samson's solo EP City Route 85 is now streaming here.

Submitted by Rubato
Blake Solomon on 10/29/09 - 10:42 AM
The Weakerthans' John K. Samson will release solo material. The 7-inch record, being released on Germany's Grand Hotel Van Cleef Records, is due out October 30th.

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Blake Solomon on 10/01/09 - 12:15 PM
The Weakerthans' music video for "Sun in an Empty Room" can be seen in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/01/09 - 09:01 AM
At The Weakerthans show in Fredericton, New Brunswick, the band was taping the performance which might be released in DVD form.

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Mike Kraft on 03/28/09 - 10:23 AM
The Weakerthans have added "Tournament of Hearts," "Aside," "A New Name For Everything," and "Illustrated Bible Stories For Children" to their myspace profile.

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Rohan Kohli on 05/07/08 - 09:36 PM
The Weakerthans have launched a full-album stream in support of their new, full-length effort, Reunion Tour, on their myspace profile. The album is scheduled for release on September 25th courtesy of Epitaph Records.

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Brandon Allin on 09/21/07 - 02:55 PM
The Weakerthans have launched an exclusive pre-order for their long-awaited full-length release, Reunion Tour, which is scheduled to hit shelves on September 25th via Epitaph Records. The purchase of each pre-order will come packaged with an autographed insert.

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Brandon Allin on 09/21/07 - 01:34 AM
The Weakerthans have made a new song entitled "Sun in an Empty Room" available for streaming on their myspace profile. The track is set to appear on the group's forthcoming release, Reunion Tour, which is scheduled for release on September 25th courtesy of Epitaph Records.
Brandon Allin on 09/13/07 - 11:55 AM
The Weakerthans have made a new song entitled "Civil Twilight" available for streaming on their myspace page. The track is taken from the group's forthcoming release, Reunion Tour, which is scheduled for release on September 25th via Epitaph Records.

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Brandon Allin on 09/07/07 - 12:14 AM
The Weakerthans have announced a fall tour in order to celebrate the release of their new album, Reunion Tour, which is due on September 25th via Epitaph. Last Town Chorus will be supporting; dates below.
Tour DatesSep 25 2007
Triple Rock Social Club
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Sep 26 2007
Bottleneck
Lawrence, Kansas

Sep 27 2007
The Marquis Theatre
Denver, Colorado

Sep 28 2007
Launchpad
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Sep 29 2007
The Clubhouse Music Venue
Tempe, Arizona

Sep 30 2007
Casbah
San Diego, California

Oct 2 2007
El Rey Theatre
Los Angeles, California

Oct 3 2007
Slimís
San Francisco, California

Oct 4 2007
Hawthorne Theatre
Portland, Oregon

Oct 5...
Jared Kaufman on 07/23/07 - 08:38 AM
Head to the replies to read the press release for The Weakerthans' forthcoming album, Reunion Tour.
Jared Kaufman on 06/29/07 - 07:42 PM
The Weakerthans have returned to the studio to record their fourth, full-length release, which is expected to hit shelves this Fall via Epitaph Records.
Press ReleaseFor the groupís latest effort theyíve sought out the quiet, tranquil surroundings of Winnipeg, Canada where they will spend the next several weeks recording before heading to Toronto to finish the record. Surrounded by slaughterhouses, industrial sites and sub-degree temperatures, The Weakerthans will hash out over five years worth of material they have written for the follow-up to 2003ís critically acclaimed album, Reconstruction Site, which has been hailed as "a witty and intelligent collection of indie power pop"...
Brandon Allin on 04/03/07 - 10:17 AM
The Weakerthans has announced the dates for their "Impossible Distances Tour". There are two legs of the tour, one taking place in North America and the otehr taking place in Europe.
Weakerthans' "Impossible To Dance" Tour(North American Leg)
June 18: Guelph, ON @ GRCA Guelph Lake Conservation Area with The Tragically Hip
June 19: London, ON @ Call The Office
June 20: Ottawa, ON @ The New Capital Music Hall
June 22: Hamilton, ON @ The Underground
June 23: Toronto, ON @ Fort York with The Tragically Hip
June 24: Toronto, ON @ Fort York with The Tragically Hip
July 9: Buffalo, NY @ Town Ballroom with Raising the Fawn and New Amsterdams
July 10: Cleveland, OH @ The Grog Shop with...
Frank Giaramita on 06/02/06 - 05:31 AM
The Weakerthans will be playing their first North American show in what has been quite some time at the Paradise Rock Club in Boston on July 14th.

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Jared Kaufman on 05/10/06 - 09:21 AM
What's going on with The Weakerthans? If you don't listen to them, wake-up.
Jared Kaufman on 03/22/06 - 12:18 PM
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