Birds Of Bellwoods Release Brand New Single – Easy

Birds Of Bellwoods Release Brand New Single – Easy
Toronto alt-rock darlings, Birds of Bellwoods, made waves in 2018 with the release of their highly-anticipated debut LP, Victoria. After relentless touring across North America following the release, the band is thrilled to share their first taste of fresh music, with their new single, Easy, produced by Howie Beck (Feist, Barenaked Ladies, Charlotte Day Wilson) and Joel Stouffer (Dragonette, Bülow).... Read More

Fast Romantics Premiere Video For Latest Single “Do No Wrong” With Alberta/Ontario Dates

Fast Romantics  Premiere Video For Latest Single “Do No Wrong” With Alberta/Ontario Dates
(Toronto-based indie rockers Fast Romantics have partnered with Indie88 to premiere the music video for their infectious, CBC chart-topping latest single “Do No Wrong”. Directed by Anne Douris and Fast Romantics’ lead vocalist and key songwriter Matthew Angus, the psychedelic, light-hearted, quirkily-animated video is available to watch HERE. Filmed at The Ossington in downtown Toronto, the bands frontman had this... Read More

Raising Hell In Rainbow Country

Raising Hell In Rainbow Country
Rockin’ The Rock Manitoulin Island August 17th, 2019 By Keith Sharp The tee shirt said it all. “Arrive. Raise A Little Hell. Leave.” This was the profound effect Vancouver’s Trooper had on the 3,000 plus audience who packed into The Flatrock Event Centre in Little Current, Manitoulin Island, Saturday, August 17th to attend what was the second annual Rockin’ The... Read More

From MUCHMUSIC in the 80s to Film Fests Around The World! THE SPOONS win big with music video!

From MUCHMUSIC in the 80s to Film Fests Around The World! THE SPOONS win big with music video!
From Hollywood to Bollywood, legendary Canadian band ‘Spoons’ video for “The First & Last Time” is among those selected for screening at eight (and counting!) prestigious International film festivals. The growing list includes the world-renowned Cannes Short Film Festival, Lisbon Film Rendezvous, The Lift-Off Sessions at Pinewood Studios, South Georgian Bay Film Festival, Miami Independent Film Festival, Jaipur International Film... Read More

Sass Jordan’s “Rats” 25th Anniversary Limited Edition 180 Gram Coloured Vinyl Available August 30, 2019

Sass Jordan’s “Rats” 25th Anniversary Limited Edition 180 Gram Coloured Vinyl Available August 30, 2019
JUNO Award winner Sass Jordan is celebrating the 25th anniversary of her third album, Rats, this year. The monumental record is one of the biggest releases of her career so far and a popular fan favourite. To commemorate the anniversary, she will release a newly-manufactured 180-gram orange-coloured vinyl. The limited-edition run of 1,000 copies will be available at upcoming live shows... Read More

Neon Dreams Premiere Music Video ‘Life Without Fantasies’ From New Album Sweet Dreams Till Sunbeams

Neon Dreams Premiere Music Video ‘Life Without Fantasies’ From New Album Sweet Dreams Till Sunbeams
“When you don’t fit in, it’s like your forced to see the world differently. These are the fantasies of a very uncool, unpopular kid,” says Frank Kadillac of Neon Dreams, about the duo’s song “Life Without Fantasies.” The video pays homage to Frank’s favourite movies from his childhood – Napoleon Dynamite and Ferris Bueller’s Day Off – and was shot... Read More

The Glorious Sons Investigate “The Ongoing Speculation Into The Death Of Rock And Roll”

The Glorious Sons Investigate “The Ongoing Speculation Into The Death Of Rock And Roll”
Who said rock is dead? Today, The Glorious Sons release the next track off their bracing new record ‘A War on Everything’ out September 13 via Black Box, called “The Ongoing Speculation Into The Death of Rock And Roll.” Billboard loves the songs’ “turbulent guitar licks,” saying, “maybe the self-aware band thinks the genre is dying, but they might just be resurrecting it.” Listen HERE. A witty jab... Read More

Iron Maiden Brings Video Game To Life With Legacy Tour

Iron Maiden Brings Video Game To Life With Legacy Tour
To paraphrase a certain saying, “there are only three certainties in life; death, taxes and Iron Maiden playing Toronto.” Friday, August 9th and 10th, Iron Maiden hits the Budweiser Amphitheatre stage as part of their 44-date North American leg of their current Legacy Of The Beast Tour (which also features dates in Montreal, Quebec City, Winnipeg, Edmonton, Calgary and Vancouver).... Read More

A Tribe Called Red Release Ba Na Na Ft. Odario, Haviah Mighty And Chippewa Travellers

A Tribe Called Red Release Ba Na Na Ft. Odario, Haviah Mighty And Chippewa Travellers
A Tribe Called Red, share their newest single, Ba Na Na. Featuring guest performers, Odario, Haviah Mighty, and Chippewa Travellers, Ba Na Na perfectly showcases Tribe’s signature way of blending sounds and worlds. Listen to the track here.  “The Halluci Nation has two new members,” exclaims Tribe’s Bear Witness. “Odario, Haviah Mighty and Chippewa Travellers came to help us to... Read More

Behind The Vinyl: “Pop Goes The World” with Ivan Doroschuk from Men Without Hats

Behind The Vinyl: “Pop Goes The World” with Ivan Doroschuk from Men Without Hats
Lead Singer and Founder of Men Without Hats, Ivan Doroschuk, came back to the boom 97.3 studios to play “Safety Dance” on vinyl! Ivan talks about about the inspiration of the song, the impact it made on his life, the music video and more! Watch as Ivan goes Behind The Vinyl! You can buy “Rhythm Of Youth” on iTunes here or check... Read More

Special Silver Vinyl And Half Speed Master Editions Of The Tragically Hip’s Iconic Album Day For Night To Be Released On September 27

Special Silver Vinyl And Half Speed Master Editions Of The Tragically Hip’s Iconic Album Day For Night To Be Released On September 27
Release Marks The 25Th Anniversary Of The Groundbreaking Album PRE ORDER HERE: HALF SPEED MASTER VINYL and SILVER EDITION VINYL Legendary Canadian band, The Tragically Hip announced today the release of a special silver vinyl edition and a Canadian first half master speed vinyl (cut by Miles Showell at Abbey Road Studios) of their famed album, Day for Night via Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading... Read More

Double-Platinum Canadian Band Streetheart Announce, Live After Dark, To Be Released August 23

Double-Platinum Canadian Band Streetheart Announce, Live After Dark, To Be Released August 23
Newly Mastered Reissue Of Their Classic Album Recorded Live In Winnipeg, Edmonton And Regina In July 1983 Includes Previously Unreleased Live Track, “Highway Isolation” Available For Pre-Order Now In Digital And Physical 1Cd/2Lp Formats JUNO Award-winning band Streetheart announce the special reissue of their 1983 live album, Live After Dark, on August 23 via Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company. A... Read More

Former Sheepdog Lends Credibility To League Of Wolves

Former Sheepdog Lends Credibility To League Of Wolves
During his many sorties into Saskatoon, Dillon Currie and his musical pals often bumped into former Sheepdogs’ guitarist Leot Hanson. Whether it was hanging around Lydia’s Pub or later The Capitol Music Club (which Hanson co-owned), Currie’s band, soon to be known as League Of Wolves, made a connection with Hanson. Initially, it was just informal jam sessions where they’d... Read More

Breed Release Video About Acceptance

Breed Release Video About Acceptance
Vancouver’s all queer, all-female alt garage-rock outfit Strange Breed release the video for “Closer” off their upcoming album Permanence. due September 13, produced by Darren Grahn (Veruca Salt, Metallica, k.d. Lang). Lead vox Nicolle Dupas says, “The song is about queer desire, or desire as a whole: to be loved, to be accepted for who you are. To be pushed... Read More

Meghan Patrick Releases Acoustic “Wild As Me” Video

Meghan Patrick Releases Acoustic “Wild As Me” Video
 Back-to-back CCMA Female Artist of the Year winner Meghan Patrick has released an acoustic performance video of her new single “Wild as Me”.  Of this acoustic version, Meghan says: “Some of my favourite versions of my favourite songs are stripped down and acoustic and I think there’s something special about hearing a song the way it was created. This song... Read More

Robbie Robertson Taps Into Decades Of Film Work And A Fascination With Human Nature’s Darker Corridors For Evocative New Solo Album, Sinematic, Coming September 20

Robbie Robertson Taps Into Decades Of Film Work And A Fascination With Human Nature’s Darker Corridors For Evocative New Solo Album, Sinematic, Coming September 20
Inspired by his decades of creating and composing music for film and filled with an enthralling set of songs exploring the darker corridors of human nature, Robbie Robertson’s aptly titled, evocative new solo album Sinematic is set for release on September 20 via UMe/Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company. The album is available now for preorder on CD, digital and 180-gram... Read More