Fish & Bird

Raised on equal parts roots music and Radiohead, Fish & Bird have received praise on both sides of the Atlantic for their refreshingly unclichéd writing. With their fourth album, Something in the Ether (released on [...]

By | November 16th, 2016|Categories: News, You should be listening to...|Tags: |51 Comments

Flying Fox and the Hunter Gatherers

Winnipeg’s gypsy-folk-orchestral outfit, Flying Fox and the Hunter Gatherers was a band fascinated by folk tales, puppet shows, and homemade mythologies. They were a dynamic sextet with unique blend of jazz, folk, and musical theatre [...]

By | November 15th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: |81 Comments

Tokyo Police Club and The Elwins play Oakville

By Michael Wynn Oakville, Ontario, Canada - November 2, 2016 - Tokyo Police Club & The Elwins at the Oakville Centre for Performing Arts.  Oakville is located about 20 minutes west of Toronto, Ontario by [...]

By | November 14th, 2016|Categories: News|26 Comments

Leonard Cohen 1934-2016

On Friday 21st September 1934 a middle-class Jewish family in Westmount, Quebec, had a new addition in the form of Leonard Norman Cohen and, by extension, the rest of us got a singer, songwriter, poet [...]

By | November 11th, 2016|Categories: News|18 Comments

Album releases for Friday 11th November 2016

(according to Ariadne's Legacy by Various Artists Label: Centrediscs Format: CD ASIN: B01MPWLKWR Bria by Bria Skonberg Label: Sony Music Canada - Distribution Format: CD ASIN: B01J4QL0XQ Canadian Flute Masterpieces by Susan Hoeppner, Lydia [...]

By | November 10th, 2016|Categories: New Music|32 Comments

Still Flux – Still Flux

Still Flux, composed of John Castillo, Johnny Syriani, Luke Winer, and David Hernon is a collaborative rock outfit started by singer/songwriter John Castillo in September 2015. Borrowing elements from Pyschedelia, Metal, and Pop, they bring [...]

By | November 9th, 2016|Categories: You should be listening to...|Tags: |26 Comments

We Are Wolves – Wrong

Around 2000, Alexander Ortiz and Vincent Levesque along with Antonin Marquis formed a band with synthesizers, bass, vocals and drums. In their own words the band likes to qualify their sound as “a post-punk landscape [...]

By | November 8th, 2016|Categories: You should be listening to...|Tags: |47 Comments

Charlotte Cardin – Big Boy

Montreal singer, Charlotte Cardin, began her music career at a young age when she started attending singing lessons while in the first grade before becoming the lead singer of her primary school's rock group. After [...]

By | November 7th, 2016|Categories: You should be listening to...|Tags: |36 Comments

Canadian Indie Stream of Consciousness Pt 2

By Darlene Barss Our Canadian Indie Stream of Consciousness continues. It began with a Canadian Indie song and that led to another and another until I had 20 songs that I brought to you. We [...]

By | November 3rd, 2016|Categories: Playlists|98 Comments

Album releases for Friday 4th November 2016

(according to Bright & Vivid by Kathryn Calder Written and recorded in a relatively short amount of time, Bright and Vividis a masterfully refined piece of work that illustrates a maturation that can only [...]

By | November 3rd, 2016|Categories: New Music|102 Comments