PMP Shortlist Surprise

(Split with Yamantaka // Sonic Titan)
The same generic sleeve was used for four different records, hence the surprise.
Similar to front, but with French text
Vinyl - FU Side:
Orange(y) with slight marbling.
Vinyl - Yamantaka // Sonic Titan Side


Tracks: What Would You Do? (For Veronica) B/W Queens (Performed by Yamantaka // Sonic Titan)
Released: 2012
Label: Polaris Music Prize PMP1008
Matrix A: PMP1008-A R-26421
Matrix B: PMP1008-B R-26422
Pressing Info: 350 (From correspondence with promoter)
Inserts: No regular insert
Variants: No variants


This was one of four different split 7"s, featuring some of the bands nominated for the 2012 Polaris Music Prize. The records all came in a generic PMP jacket, so you don't know which split you are getting. Given away in Canadian record shops as part of the PMP promotion.

From Promotional Post on Polaris Blog (Aug 02 2012):

Get Free Vinyl And A Chance To Go To The Polaris Gala

TORONTO, ON – Thursday, August 2, 2012

The Polaris Music Prize is pleased to announce the return of the surprise split 7” series, sponsored by Scion. Purchase any one of the ten 2012 Polaris Music Prize Short List artists' albums (cd or vinyl) at any of the participating retailers (listed below) and you will be given a surprise split 7”. The instantly collectible unmarked limited edition 7” will feature one Short List artist on each side.

The releases will come in the following splits:

Grimes / Handsome Furs
Kathleen Edwards / Cold Specks
Japandroids / Cadence Weapon