The Divorcees – Drop Of Blood

Two-time winners of East Coast Music Association’s Country Album of the Year — plus several more from Music New Brunswick for good measure — members Alex Madsen, Jason Haywood, Denis “Turtle” Arsenault, Shawn Thomas, and [...]

By | January 13th, 2021|Categories: New Music, You should be listening to...|Tags: |0 Comments

The Dirty Nil – Fuck Art

Last Friday saw the doors of 2021 being kicked open by The Dirty Nil with the release of Fuck Art (via Dine Alone Records), their new album that has jumpstarted the IDGAF attitude, self-aware shamelessness, [...]

By | January 5th, 2021|Categories: New Music, You should be listening to...|Tags: |1 Comment

Emma Rush – Wake the Sigh

The award-winning Canadian classical guitarist Emma Rush recently released her third solo album entitled Wake the Sigh, It brings to light a plethora of relatively unknown female-written guitar compositions from the 19th century, including works [...]

By | December 16th, 2020|Categories: You should be listening to...|Comments Off on Emma Rush – Wake the Sigh

Bryden Gwiss Kiwenzie – The Forgotten T.R.U.T.H.

Today sees the eighth time that Orange Shirt day, created to promote awareness in Canada about the Indian residential school system and the impact it has had on Indigenous communities, is being marked. With this [...]

By | September 30th, 2020|Categories: New Music, You should be listening to...|Tags: , |1 Comment

You should be listening to… Idle Hands by Wise Child

Wise Child recently released their album Idle Hands and Jaya was kind enough to give us a track by track walk us through. Idle Hands by Wise Child 1. This Rut: This intro just makes [...]

By | April 8th, 2019|Categories: You should be listening to...|Tags: |22 Comments

Stephanie Ratcliff – Land In Unknown Places

Vancouver indie folk-pop artist Stephanie Ratcliff released her latest EP, Land In Unknown Places, late last month celebrating with a show at Reality Vancouver, followed by a string of Canadian Tour Dates throughout Ontario and [...]

By | August 8th, 2018|Categories: Indie on Tour, You should be listening to...|Tags: |10 Comments

Moon McMullen – Made by a Boy

Made by a Boy is the debut album from ex-pro baseball player Justin Adam, released under moniker Moon McMullen (named after his Grandfather). Justin, who grew up across the river from Detroit, was a working-class [...]

By | June 13th, 2018|Categories: New Music, You should be listening to...|Tags: |18 Comments

Playlist Friday: Canadian Indie Music I Am Liking

The playlists I make are already pretty biased to my tastes as a rule but this one is completely biased. It is full of tracks off albums I am really enjoying these days and a [...]

The Low Joy Ceiling Covers Billy Bragg

If you’re not familiar with The Low Joy Ceiling I strongly encourage checking them out. A side project made up of members of the Karpinka Brothers, Library Voices, and Rah Rah, the band has a [...]

By | December 13th, 2017|Categories: New Music, You should be listening to...|Tags: |28 Comments

Altar Eagles

When not part of the group and production team The New Royales, LA-based Torontonian, Erik Alcock, can be found working on his home recording project Altar Eagles where he writes, produces and performs all the [...]

By | December 12th, 2016|Categories: You should be listening to...|Tags: |48 Comments