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The Beaches Named “Special Guests” On Passion Pit Spring Tour

The Beaches Named “Special Guests” On Passion Pit Spring Tour
Juno Award-winning rock band The Beaches have been tapped as Special Guests on the upcoming Passion Pit North American Spring Tour. The tour celebrates the alternative radio staple’s 10-year anniversary release of their classic debut, Manners. The 16-date run launches April 30th in Tempe, Arizona, wraps May 25th in Washington D.C. and includes two high profile shows at the recently... Read More

bülow Releases Brand New Song “Sweet Little Lies”

bülow Releases Brand New Song “Sweet Little Lies”
Critically acclaimed German-born pop iconoclast bülow releases brand new single “Sweet Little Lies” today via Republic Records/Wax Records/Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company. Listen HERE On the meaning behind the song, bülow remarked, “’Sweet Little Lies’ is about creating false realities. When things get real, we find escapes. Sometimes it’s hobbies, and sometimes it’s people. But the degree of it we can’t always control.” “Sweet... Read More

2019 Juno Nominees The Washboard Union Launch Magical Video For ‘She Gets Me’

2019 Juno Nominees The Washboard Union Launch Magical Video For ‘She Gets Me’
Warner Music Canada recording artists The Washboard Union have today released a magical video for their latest single, “She Gets Me.” Filmed in Toronto by award-winning director Joel Stewart, the video stars magicians Rosemary Reid and Aaron Matthews who meet and flirt with one another throughout the clip by trying to one-up each other with their magical talents. It’s important... Read More

Juno Nominated Breakout Duo Elijah Woods X Jamie Fine Do It All For “You” With Their New Single.

Juno Nominated Breakout Duo Elijah Woods X Jamie Fine Do It All For “You” With Their New Single.
Platinum-certified Canadian breakout duo Elijah Woods x Jamie Fine do it all for “You” with their brand new single, available everywhere today (2/15) via Big Machine Records. Also launching today is the pre-order for “8:47”, the debut EP from the 2018 iHeartRadio MMVA Best New Canadian Artist winners. The EP, available March 8th, features seven self-penned tracks including the CRIA... Read More

Roxodus Music Fest Announces New Acts Added to Star Studded Main Stage Lineup

Roxodus Music Fest Announces New Acts Added to Star Studded Main Stage Lineup
TORONTO, ON – Roxodus Music Fest is pleased to announce multi-platinum selling rock group Collective Soul, multi-platinum selling Big Wreck, platinum-selling punk-rockers Headstones and rock-powerhouse Orianthi, have all been added to the main stage lineup for the inaugural fest running July 11 – 13, 2019. Collective Soul rose to international fame in 1993 with the rock anthem “Shine” and continued to make music for over two... Read More

Multi-JUNO Award Winners Arkells Team Up With MusiCounts to Surprise Calgary School

Multi-JUNO Award Winners Arkells Team Up With MusiCounts to Surprise Calgary School
TORONTO, ON – On February 6, acclaimed multi-JUNO Award-winning rock band Arkells, joined MusiCounts to celebrate the 2018 MusiCounts Passion Prize recipient, Calgary Arts Academy. The band surprised students by joining them for a special collaborative performance of their winning entry, a cover of Arkells’ hit “People’s Champ”. Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi then helped Arkells present the school with a... Read More

Big Machine Label Group Signs Sheryl Crow

Big Machine Label Group Signs Sheryl Crow
Big Machine Label Group President/CEO Scott Borchetta announced today the signing of nine-time GRAMMY® Award winner Sheryl Crow to the label’s multi-genre roster of artists. Sheryl is an American music icon who has amassed over 35 million albums sold globally. She has recently been recording with several music greats including Stevie Nicks, Don Henley, Joe Walsh and Keith Richards for a collaborative album that is slated for release later this year. “I... Read More

2019 Music Express Awards Nominees

2019 Music Express Awards Nominees
Drake may have boycotted this year’s Juno Awards nominations but that has not stopped Music Express readers from the ability to vote for him as Drake has been nominated for four microphone awards, sponsored by Long & McQuade. Drake has been nominated as Top Male Vocalist, Top R&B/Rap artist, Top R&B/Rap album for `Scorpion’, and Top Live Artist/Group for awards... Read More

Raine Maida And Chantal Kreviazuk Unveil Moon Vs Sun

Raine Maida And Chantal Kreviazuk Unveil Moon Vs Sun
(FEBRUARY 1, 2019) MOON VS SUN – the collaboration between two of Canada’s most prolific artists, Chantal Kreviazuk and Our Lady Peace frontman Raine Maida – today release their debut single, “Lowlight.” The song is now available at all digital retailers and streaming services: https://MoonVsSun.lnk.to/LowlightPR. A video for the song was shot late last month in New Orleans, and will... Read More

Scott Helman announces support acts and more dates for The Hang Ups 2019 Tour

Scott Helman announces support acts and more dates for The Hang Ups 2019 Tour
On the heels of receiving a JUNO Awards nomination for Video of the Year for his latest clip, “Hang Ups,” Warner Music Canada recording artist Scott Helman has today announced additional dates for his upcoming headlining The Hang Ups 2019 Tour. The dates begin February 26 in Winnipeg, Manitoba and are highlighted by his hometown show at the Danforth Music Hall... Read More

Grammy Nominees Alice In Chains Announce Canadian Tour; Dates Begin April 10 In Vancouver

Grammy Nominees Alice In Chains Announce Canadian Tour; Dates Begin April 10 In Vancouver
Toronto, ON  (January 29, 2019) – ALICE IN CHAINS have announced a Canadian tour in support of GRAMMY-nominated album, RAINIER FOG (BMG), set to kick off April 10 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver (see itinerary below, which includes select U.S. dates). The tour will see the multi-platinum-selling band playing a mix of classic tracks and new songs from... Read More

James Barker Band Return with their New Single “Keep It Simple”

James Barker Band Return with their New Single “Keep It Simple”
30 JANUARY 2019 (Toronto, ON) – After a whirlwind year, JUNO and Canadian Country Music Award winners James Barker Band are excited to release their energetic new single “Keep It Simple” today through Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company. Listen to the “Keep It Simple”here. On the new music, lead vocals and band’s namesake, James Barker says, “We’re... Read More

Bryan Adams Premieres his New Music Video for “Shine A Light”

Bryan Adams Premieres his New Music Video for “Shine A Light”
29 January 2019 (Toronto, ON) – Multi-platinum, recording artist Bryan Adams premieres the music video for his new single, “Shine A Light” available to stream now. Listen HERE. Shine A Light is the album-title for his 14th studio record, out March 1st and available to pre-order HERE. Co-written with singer/songwriter Ed Sheeran, “Shine A Light” is a great pop-rock opener to the new album and the video, which... Read More

Surprise! Weezer (The Teal Album) Is Here! The Covers Album Out Now

Surprise! Weezer (The Teal Album) Is Here! The Covers Album Out Now
Throughout a sold-out arena tour in summer 2018, Weezer began working covers into their set, ranging from “Take On Me” by a-ha to “Happy Together” by The Turtles, in addition to their massive cover of “Africa” by Toto, which became a viral and radio sensation upon its release earlier that year.  Given the tremendous response to these songs at the shows, the... Read More

Tourist Company Release Brand New Single – Announce Canadian Tour Dates

Tourist Company Release Brand New Single – Announce Canadian Tour Dates
Toronto, ON – January 25, 2019 – Vancouver alt-rock outfit, Tourist Company, released their debut album, Apollo, to critical acclaim in 2016 and toured the release relentlessly across their home country and internationally. Today, the duo – comprised of Taylor Swindells and Brenon Perry – share the next chapter in their musical career, with the release of their new single,... Read More

Roxodus Music Fest Announces Billy Idol and Blondie Added to Legendary Festival Lineup

Roxodus Music Fest Announces Billy Idol and Blondie Added to Legendary Festival Lineup
TORONTO, ON – Today, Roxodus Music Fest announced that punk pioneer and global superstar Billy Idol, and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees Blondie, have been added to the star-studded festival lineup. Both Idol and Blondie will hit the stage alongside Kid Rock, Nickelback, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Alice Cooper, Peter Frampton, and Cheap Trick during the three-day concert series running July 11-13,... Read More

Preserving Ozzy Osbourne’s Legacy

Preserving Ozzy Osbourne’s Legacy
Winnipeg’s Anthony Ducharme looks like Ozzy Osbourne sounds like Ozzy Osbourne and has even perfected Osbourne’s on-stage mannerisms. No, his wife isn’t called Sharon (it’s Lorraine) and he has (so far) deferred from biting into live bats but Ducharme’s Black Sabbath/Ozzy Osbourne tribute band, Ozbourne is about as close as you can get to the original artist. Set to tour... Read More

The Sheepdogs Release “Saturday Night” on a Friday?

The Sheepdogs Release “Saturday Night” on a Friday?
Warner Music Canada recording artists The Sheepdogs have put a real twist on the week by today (Friday) releasing their new single and video for the song “Saturday Night”. The track is taken from their latest album Changing Colours. The release of “Saturday Night” comes just as the band begins their tour of Quebec (full tour dates below). The singles... Read More