Heavy Bell – By Grand Central Station

A high-art concept album about an overwhelming passion between two writers is a bold foundational choice on which to craft one’s debut, but Winnipeg-based duo Heavy Bell is composed of a seasoned indie rock veteran (Royal Canoe’s Matt Peters) and an actor/singer-songwriter (Tom Keenan), both of whom dream a little bigger than some of us.(CBC Music)

Meghan Patrick – Country Music Made Me Do It

“There’s always a high and lonesome song that keeps on pushing me along.” This line from the title track and lead single of Meghan Patrick’s latest album Country Made Me Do It is classic country and serves notice that she is determined to revive and carry the traditional torch. Meghan lives hard and loves hard, and her songs reflect this passion.(The Music Express Canada)

Julien Mineau – Game of Death (Original Soundtrack)

Dare To Care Records has released a soundtrack album for the horror thriller Game of Death. The album features the film’s original music composed by Julien Mineau. The soundtrack is now available to download on Amazon, where you can also listen to audio samples. Game of Death is directed by Sebastien Landry & Laurence Baz Morais and stars Sam Earle, Victoria Diamond, Emelia Hellman, Catherine Saindon, Erniel Baez D, Nick Serino, Thomas Vallieres, Jane Hackett, Steve Godin, Neve Leblanc and Natalie Darbyson. The movie follows a group of seven friends who go on a killing spree to keep their heads from exploding. The thriller premiered at last year’s SXSW Film Festival. No word yet on a domestic release date.(Film Music Reporter)