This just in…Royal was listed under ITunes Canada Indie Spotlight this week as one of the Best Songwriters of 2007!
As well, Royal’s video for “A Mirror Without” is currently being featured on MySpace Canada as the “cool new video” to watch.
In other news, Royal recently recorded an instrumental version of “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” for The Zunior label’s brand new collection of instrumental songs perfect for the indie rock holiday season. The entire retail price of this digital-only album will go to the Daily Bread Foodbank.
Other artists on the collection include; The Great Lake Swimmers and Mike O’Neil.
In honor of the new song and the Christmas spirit, Royal will be performing live on Dec 21st on CBC Radio One, on Matt Galloway’s “Here and Now” at 4:00 pm.
In show news Royal will be taking part in the annual Christmas bash at The Rivoli (332 Queen Street West) on Dec 22nd to raise money for Amnesty International and The Daily Bread Food Bank. Other special guests include: Sarah Harmer, Spookey Ruben, Dave Bidini , many more and some very special guests!
In merchandise news, visit www.maplemusic.com to order an autographed silk-screended Royal Wood poster!