CD of The Week from Austra
Austra is a Canadian electronic music band from Toronto, Ontario. The band formed in 2009, and consists of Katie Stelmanis (vocals, keyboards), her former Galaxy bandmate Maya Postepski (drums) and former Spiral Beach bassist Dorian Wolf. The band is named after Stelmanis' middle name Austra, which is also the name of the goddess of light in Latvian mythology. Their new release, Olympia, is the follow up to their highly praised 2011 debut album Feel It Break.