Hey there, everyone!We've just returned from an awesome week up in Wells, BC, celebrating their annual ArtsWells festival, a large gathering of musicians and artists in various media that happens every year in this small town outside of Revelstoke.  This is my third time at this festival, and it was amazing as usual. This year, [...]

Radio waves and launch base log

Hey everybody.We're all very excited that this week we received radio airplay in the UK for the first time!  Our good friends over at Cuillen FM on the Isle of Skye, Scotland have been kind enough to play some selections from our new album Flirting With The Queen on their program Strangely Strange and the [...]

Launchpad Communication – Spring 2012

Hi everyone!  Just wanted to post a note to update you with what's happening in the spaceport.  We've been super busy the past few months and whoa, it's crazy how time flies!  We're less than 2 months away from our album release and still so much to get done!We've been planning a summer tour through [...]

A Quick Update on What’s New with SPU

Hey everybody.In February, we rocked out the Cambie in Esquimalt for the third time. It was an amazing show and we had lots of fun. We took up the opportunity to break out some fantastic visual effects at the show, something we plan to do a lot more of in the future.Photo courtesy J. Carlow, [...]

Awesome news!

Hey everybody.We got some very awesome news: we've received two nominations for the 2012 Vancouver Island Music Awards, which will be held right here in Victoria this year. Last year, we were honoured to be nominated for 'Best Live Act', which was very encouraging, especially after all the hard work we put in on our [...]

And we’re off…………………

Greetings from Medicine Hat!Well, we've finally launched our 2011 Canadian tour this past Friday, and we are currently out in Medicine Hat, AB, staying with our good new friends Piet and Ina at their home, where they also have their own garage venue called Ye Old Jar Bar. It's a fantastic little building where many [...]

Having a Good Lark!

Hey everybody.So lately it's been a tad quiet around the blog in the last couple of weeks. However, it's certainly hasn't been quiet in the world of Spaceport Union. Summer of 2011 has been full of lots of exciting activity for us, so now that we seem fully recovered now, here's a recap of what [...]