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Iconic Canadian Hard Rock Quartet Coney Hatch Release “Live from The El Mocambo”

Iconic Canadian Hard Rock Quartet Coney Hatch Release “Live from The El Mocambo”
One of Canada’s most beloved and iconic hard rock bands, Coney Hatch first rose to prominence back in the golden era when vinyl was king – and the preferred format of most music fans. So, it makes perfect sense for Coney Hatch – Carl Dixon (guitars/vocals), Andy Curran (bass/vocals), Dave Ketchum (drums/vocals) and Sean Kelly (guitar/vocals)  – to finally release... Read More

Alan Doyle Releases New Track And Video, ‘Back Home On The Island,’ From Upcoming EP

Alan Doyle Releases New Track And Video, ‘Back Home On The Island,’ From Upcoming EP
Alan Doyle’s upcoming EP, Back to the Harbour – a collection of songs to celebrate his love of folk music – is now available to pre-order/add/save. Today, Doyle released a track from the album, “Back Home on the Island,” originally performed by one of Newfoundland’s most popular musical groups Wonderful Grand Band. Watch the music video HERE. The album –... Read More

Canadian Music Week Announces Nominees for the 20th INDIE Awards

Canadian Music Week Announces Nominees for the 20th INDIE Awards
Canadian Music Week Announces Nominees for the 20th Annual Jim Beam® INDIE Awards May 30, 2021 Canadian Music Week is pleased to announce the nominees for the 2021 INDIES – the 20th annual Independent Music Awards – presented by Jim Beam®. International pop star Grimes leads with four nominations, followed by production/DJ duo DVBBS, rock singer JJ Wilde, and hip-hop... Read More

New Music: John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band – The Ultimate Collection 2 CD

New Music: John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band – The Ultimate Collection 2 CD
Photo by Richard DiLello © Yoko Ono Lennon John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band – The Ultimate Collection  Legendary Artist’s Iconic Debut Solo Album Sessions Explored With Suite Of Releases In Celebration Of 50Th Anniversary Yoko Ono Lennon and Capitol/UMe/Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company, celebrate 50 years of Lennon’s transformational and influential masterpiece with the expansive super deluxe box set, John Lennon/Plastic Ono... Read More

Stompin’ Tom Connors Unreleased Songs from The Vault Collection Vol. 4: Let’s Smile Again On June 25

Stompin’ Tom Connors Unreleased Songs from The Vault Collection Vol. 4: Let’s Smile Again On June 25
Anthem Records Announces The Release 0f Stompin’ Tom Connors Unreleased Songs from The Vault Collection Vol. 4: Let’s Smile Again On June 25 Anthem Records, the recorded music division of Anthem Entertainment, continues the rich musical legacy of Canadian icon Stompin’ Tom Connors with the release of Unreleased Songs From The Vault Collection Vol. 4: Let’s Smile Again on June... Read More

Tim Hicks Brings The Smoke With Campfire Troubadour, A New Seven Song Collection 

Tim Hicks Brings The Smoke With Campfire Troubadour, A New Seven Song Collection 
Thursday, April 22, 2021, multi-Platinum award-winning entertainer Tim Hicks announced the release of Campfire Troubadour, a seven-song collection available May 21st via Open Road Recordings. While Hicks has cemented deep roots in Canadian country music, his genesis as an artist began with humble beginnings, charming bar patrons nightly with a vast repertoire of solo acoustic material designed to please a crowd. Campfire Troubadour pulls from this... Read More

Jordan Hart To Release Powerful “Freedom” Music Video with L’Arche Canada

Jordan Hart To Release Powerful “Freedom” Music Video with L’Arche Canada
Video Depicts The Coming-Of-Age Story Of A Boy With Down Syndrome Today, Canadian singer-songwriter Jordan Hart, in partnership with L’Arche Canada, releases the compelling music video for his song “Freedom”. The track is from his recently released debut EP Only Pieces of the Truth (Believe Digital). The powerful and moving video, created with Academy award-winning studio TonicDNA, depicts the coming-of-age... Read More

Bat Out Of Hell Spark Plug Dies

Bat Out Of Hell Spark Plug Dies
Known as the 1980s Phil Spector for his distinctive baroque style, famed songwriter Jim Steinman, whose work with Meat Loaf on the singer’s debut “Bat Out of Hell” album helped propel it to multi-platinum success, has died. Steinman passed away Monday, April 19, 2021, in Danbury, Connecticut, of kidney failure. Although his manager, David Sonenberg, said that he had suffered a... Read More

CMAOntario Festival & Awards Weekend Rescheduled for September 3 – 5, 2021

CMAOntario Festival & Awards Weekend Rescheduled for September 3 – 5, 2021
2021 CMAONTARIO FESTIVAL & AWARDS Rescheduled for September 3 – 5, 2021 in Hamilton, Ontario Celebrating Ontario’s Country Music Industry The Country Music Association of Ontario (CMAOntario) has rescheduled the 2021 CMAOntario Festival & Awards Weekend in Hamilton to September 3 – 5, 2021, following the recommendations from officials regarding COVID-19. Previously scheduled for May 28 – 30, the CMAOntario... Read More

Gord Bamford Releases New Single “Heaven On Dirt” Off of Forthcoming New Album Due Out This Summer

Gord Bamford Releases New Single “Heaven On Dirt” Off of Forthcoming New Album Due Out This Summer
Multiple CMA and CCMA Award winner Gord Bamford releases his new single today, “Heaven On Dirt” (Anthem Records).  The “home is where your heart is a power ballad” embraces Country storytelling and reflects on the feeling of finding your true joy in life. Penned by Jason Lee Owens, Jr., Philip Eugene O’Donnell, Casey Beathard and Jenee Fleenor “Heaven On Dirt” projects a signature sound that has previously... Read More

Ruth B. Finds Deeper Meaning in the Moments In Between

Ruth  B. Finds Deeper Meaning in the Moments In Between
Today, 25-year-old Ethiopian-Canadian singer and songwriter Ruth B. announces her new album Moments In Between, to be released June 11 via Downtown Records. Executive produced by Patrick Wimberly (Beyonce, Solange, Blood Orange, Ellie Goulding), the album features eleven new, original songs all written or co-written by Ruth. Following her gold-certified 2017 debut, Safe Haven and multi-platinum hit single “Lost Boy,” Moments In Between is a... Read More

The Trews Share Brand New Pandemic Anthem “I Wanna Play”

The Trews Share Brand New Pandemic Anthem “I Wanna Play”
It’s been over a year since the world came to a halt, and although things aren’t quite safe yet, there is light at the end of the tunnel. Today, The Trews released their pandemic anthem, “I Wanna Play,” an ode to what we’ve all felt since the beginning of lockdown, getting through all of Netflix and daydreaming of when we can all get... Read More

Greta Van Fleet Release The Battle At Garden’s Gate

Greta Van Fleet Release The Battle At Garden’s Gate
The highly anticipated sophomore album from Grammy Award-winning four-piece Greta Van Fleet, The Battle at Garden’s Gate, is out now! The focus track is “Built By Nations“. LISTEN WATCH HERE “The Battle at Garden’s Gate is about hope and overcoming the challenges that humanity faces,” says the band’s Sam Kiszka, “We live in a world powered by superficial institutions and this album is a reminder... Read More

Sam Roberts Band Announce New Edition Of Platinum Selling Album Chemical City

Sam Roberts Band Announce New Edition Of Platinum Selling Album Chemical City
Celebrated Canadian artist Sam Roberts Band announces the new edition of their hit album Chemical City in honour of its 15-year anniversary. The new digital edition of the album is being released today as a surprise and delight for fans via Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company. Fans can also pre-order the new LP editions of Chemical City... Read More

girl in red New Song “You Stupid Bitch” Out Today

girl in red New Song “You Stupid Bitch” Out Today
Fans worldwide can sample an extra taste of girl in red’s eagerly anticipated debut album “if i could make it go quiet” (AWAL) ahead of its release on April 30th with her latest upload of album track “You Stupid Bitch.”  With only a few weeks left until her unmissable album lands in shops and on streaming services alike, this latest... Read More

Barenaked Ladies Release 1st New Music in Four Years ‘Flip’

Barenaked Ladies Release 1st New Music in Four Years ‘Flip’
Multi-platinum band Barenaked Ladies release the upbeat new single and video “Flip”, their first new music in four years from BNL’s upcoming 16th studio album Detour de Force. The band debuted the track with a performance on Breakfast Television April 12th and is set to perform the new single Friday, April 16th on the Today Show. This will be followed by... Read More

Mother Mother Debut Emotional Fan-Sourced Video; New Album Inside Coming June 25

Mother Mother Debut Emotional Fan-Sourced Video; New Album Inside Coming June 25
PRE-ADD/PRE-SAVE INSIDE: https://mothermother.lnk.to/insidePR Vancouver’s alt-rock giant MOTHER MOTHER has unveiled the official video for their new single “I Got Love.”  The video is comprised of clips selected from nearly four thousand fan-made submissions over the course of a weeklong contest and features a moment sure to move viewers to tears. Click here to watch/share the video now.  The band has also announced INSIDE, their eighth full-length album and... Read More