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Snotty Nose Rez Kids Announce New Ep Born Deadly

Snotty Nose Rez Kids Announce New Ep Born Deadly
PREMIERE VIDEO FOR LEAD SINGLE REAL DEADLY VIA COMPLEX WATCH/SHARE HERE FIRST-EVER U.S. HEADLINING TOUR KICKS OFF APRIL 12  Haisla Nation hip-hop duo, Snotty Nose Rez Kids, today announced a new EP, Born Deadly, set for release April 3. Fans also received a taste of the new EP with a video for the lead single, Real Deadly – premiering today via... Read More

Eternity Now Makes A Positive Statement For Revamped Big Sugar

Eternity Now Makes A Positive Statement For Revamped Big Sugar
By Keith Sharp It would be an understatement to say that the past five years have not been kind to Big Sugar’s Gord Johnson. In that period of time, Johnson lost his musical partner and muse, Garry Lowe to cancer, (July 7th, 2018) and  saw the rest of Big Sugar virtually disband, terminating a project Johnson had been working on... Read More

Tim Hicks Reveals First Leg Of The ‘Wreck This Town World Tour” / New Single ‘No Truck Song’ Leads EP Release

Tim Hicks Reveals First Leg Of The ‘Wreck This Town World Tour” / New Single ‘No Truck Song’ Leads EP Release
Four-time JUNO Award nominee and platinum-selling CCMA Award winner Tim Hicks announced the details today for his “Wreck This Town World Tour” with DJ Johnny Rivex featured on the Canadian leg.  The tour kicks off in Berlin, Germany on March 6 and travels to Amsterdam, The Netherlands, London, UK and Brisbane, Australia before landing in Canada, on May 21 for a trio... Read More

Brett Kissel to host the 2020 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards

Brett Kissel to host the 2020 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards
Brett Kissel TORONTO – The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) today announced country artist Brett Kissel as host of the JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards Presented by Music Canada, taking place at WTC Saskatoon at Prairieland Park on Saturday, March 14, 2020 for an evening in celebration of Canadian music.  This exclusive industry event will be live-streamed... Read More

New Music from Warner Music Canada: Matthew Good “Moving Walls”

New Music from Warner Music Canada: Matthew Good “Moving Walls”
MOVING WALLS WILL BE RELEASED ON FEBRUARY 21 Leave it to Matthew Good — peerless singer/songwriter, bona fide if reluctant rock star, notorious straight-shooter — to transform a simple question into an astute observation about people’s relationship to music. To wit: ask Good to sum up his dazzling new solo album, the sumptuous, orchestral, and wildly multifaceted Moving Walls in an elevator... Read More

Rock Icon Kim Mitchell to be Inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame During Canadian Music Week, May 21st

Rock Icon Kim Mitchell to be Inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame During Canadian Music Week, May 21st
Kim Mitchell – Photo Credit Al Pettman The induction will take place as part of CMW’s Canadian Music & Broadcast Industry Awards on Thursday, May 21 at the Bluma Appel Theatre in Toronto. CMW recently announced its first slate of special awards recipients including Buffy Sainte-Marie who will receive the Allan Slaight Humanitarian Spirit Award, Debra Rathwell to the Canadian Music... Read More

Meghan Patrick To Perform At The 2020 Juno Awards

Meghan Patrick To Perform At The 2020 Juno Awards
Meghan Patrick will be one of the televised performers on the 2020 Juno Awards.  The Warner Music recording artist will add this to her impressive resume of award show performances which also includes 3 televised performances at the Canadian Country Music Awards.  Tune into the 2020 Juno Awards on Sunday, March 15th to see Meghan’s electrifying performance. In addition to this... Read More

Buffy Sainte-Marie to Receive Allan Slaight Humanitarian Spirit Award at CMW

Buffy Sainte-Marie to Receive Allan Slaight Humanitarian Spirit Award at CMW
Iconic Indigenous Musician and Activist Buffy Sainte-Marie To Receive 10th Annual  Allan Slaight Humanitarian Spirit Award  Canadian Music Week is pleased to announce Buffy Sainte-Marie as the 2020 recipient of the Allan Slaight Humanitarian Spirit Award. Buffy will be honoured for her work over the last 60 years as a trailblazing musician, activist and educator at the annual Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Awards... Read More

Johnson’s Creek at Toronto’s legendary Horseshoe Tavern

Johnson’s Creek at Toronto’s legendary Horseshoe Tavern
JOHNSON’S CREEK Horseshoe Tavern Toronto Wed Feb 12th, 2020 By David Silva Photos by Andrew Clowater The Rolling Stones, The Police, Blue Rodeo, The Tragically Hip, Crowded House, Bryan Adams, Stompin Tom Connors. Well, now you can add Toronto’s Johnson’s Creek to this esteemed list who have tread the boards at Toronto’s legendary Horseshoe Tavern. It may have been just... Read More

Billy Talent Release Chapter II of Short Film

Billy Talent Release Chapter II of Short Film
Billy Talent have released the second chapter of their episodic short film, Forgiveness.  Based on the song “Forgiveness II” which was released by the band last November, the new episode features gripping performances from UFC superstars Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Rose Namajunas. “Forgiveness I+II,” described by Loudwire as a “musical journey” was the first new music from Billy Talent since... Read More

Corb Lund Returns With New Album, Agricultural Tragic, Out April 24

Corb Lund Returns With New Album, Agricultural Tragic, Out April 24
Corb Lund is set to release his first album of original material in five years, Agricultural Tragic, on April 24 (Pre-order/save/add). The album’s first single, “90 Seconds Of Your Time,” is available today (stream/download). Along with today’s album news, Lund announces a 25-date Canadian tour, set to begin April 27 in Victoria, BC. A full list of dates can be... Read More

Headstones Share Video For “Horses” From Peopleskills Release

Headstones Share Video For “Horses” From Peopleskills Release
Today, the Headstones share a brand-new video for their latest single “Horses,” from their critically acclaimed full-length album PEOPLESKILLS. The video was shot at Ace And Sword Tattoo shop, which sees the band performing in-store while lead guitarist, Trent Carr, gets inked with a brand new tattoo. Watch the video here. PEOPLESKILLS, has earned them high praise from fans and critics alike with... Read More

Classified Premieres New Track “Rap Shit” Featuring Dax And Snak The Ripper

Classified  Premieres New Track “Rap Shit” Featuring Dax And Snak The Ripper
 “Pick Your Poison” EP due out April 10 Celebrated Canadian hip-hop artist and producer Classified is pleased to announce today’s release of “Rap Shit” featuring DAX and SNAK THE RIPPER, from his forthcoming EP “Pick Your Poison” out April 10 via Half Life Records/Universal Music Canada. Featuring DAX, a Hip Hop artist with a huge YouTube presence of more than 1.4 million subscribers and SNAK THE RIPPER a well-known rapper... Read More

The Box perform at the historic Regent Theatre, Oshawa – Friday, March 6, 2020 8:00 PM

The Box perform at the historic Regent Theatre, Oshawa – Friday, March 6, 2020  8:00 PM
FRIDAY, MARCH 6, 2020  8:00 PM Presented by:  Music Express in Association with Word Travels Fast The Box is a classic eighties Montreal Pop/Rock Band which enjoyed major chart success with hits like ‘Closer Together’, ‘Ordinary People’, ‘Carry On’, & ‘My Dreams of You’. They also perform a live show-stopping cover of Men Without Hats ‘Safety Dance’. Founded by Jean-Marc Pisapia... Read More

Scenic Route To Alaska Release New Single “Daydreaming”

Scenic Route To Alaska Release New Single “Daydreaming”
Scenic Route to Alaska – Photo credit Lyle Bell (L to R: Shea Connor, Murray Wood & Trevor Mann) Edmonton-based indie-pop trio Scenic Route to Alaska have returned with their take on a 70’s summer rock ‘n’ roll single, “Daydreaming”. Listen + share HERE. Inspired by simpler things like warm weather and watching the sun come up with ones you love, the band hopes to... Read More

Country Round-up with Brett Kissel, Karli June, Jason Blaine, Don Amero and Black Mountain Whiskey Rebellion, and more

Country Round-up with Brett Kissel, Karli June, Jason Blaine, Don Amero and Black Mountain Whiskey Rebellion, and more
Brett Kissel As we make our way out of the traditional winter freeze of new releases, a couple of recent recordings have made a splash on streaming services beginning with Brett Kissel’s latest album “Now or Never”.  Last year was a huge one for Brett, who won the JUNO Award for Country Album of the Year and earned the Canadian... Read More

Theory New Studio Album “Say Nothing” Out Now

Theory New Studio Album “Say Nothing” Out Now
THEORY New Studio Album Say Nothing Out Now via Atlantic Records Releases Official Music Video for “World Keeps Spinning” PRESS HERE To Watch Multi-platinum band THEORY (Theory Of A Deadman) has released their seventh studio album, Say Nothing. The 10-track collection, available now via Atlantic Records, features the powerful lead single “History Of Violence,” which turns the tables on a... Read More