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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

Blue Peter Vocalist Paul Humphrey Succumbs To Long Illness

Blue Peter Vocalist Paul Humphrey Succumbs To Long Illness
By Keith Sharp Paul Humphrey, lead vocalist for Toronto-based seminal synthesizer pop band, Blue Peter passed away April 4th after a long illness, he was 61 years old. Paul Humphrey (vocals/keyboards) had joined forces with guitarist Chris Wardman to launch Blue Peter in 1978 in Markham Ontario. Heavily influenced by the burgeoning British new wave music scene, Blue Peter was... Read More

Deppe And Friends Phone In New Single

Deppe And Friends Phone In New Single
Photo by Andrew Clowater By Keith Sharp “Whether it’s Victoria Row”, (named after a street in Charlottetown), or Spoons And Friends , Spoons lead vocalist/guitarist Gord Deppe has created a new track with Charlottetown PEI keyboardist Mike Stratton, appropriately titled “A Better Ending” that also features Spoons’ bassist Sandy Horne and Gord’s wife’s brother Dave Crockett on drums from Ottawa, a... Read More

The Road Hammers Are Back At It

The Road Hammers Are Back At It
By Keith Sharp In releasing their latest single, “The Boys Are Back At It”, Southern Ontario country-rock trio, The Road Hammers are making a bold statement that as Canada’s pandemic vaccination program continues to roll out, Messers Jason McCoy, Clayton Bellamy and Chris Byrne are again open for business. The brand new single “The Boys Are Back At It” officially... Read More

Crown Lands’ Sonic Style Recognized with Two Juno Nominations

Crown Lands’ Sonic Style Recognized with Two Juno Nominations
Photo supplied by the artist By Keith Sharp In being nominated for two 2021 Juno Awards as Breakthrough Artists Of The Year and Top Rock Album for their self-titled summer 2020 release  (on Universal Music), Oshawa’s Crown Lands have been compared favourably with Rock legends Rush. The only difference being is that while Rush was comprised of three musicians: bassist/vocalist... Read More

Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar – Little Bit ‘O Soul

Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar – Little Bit ‘O Soul
Samantha Martin is a musical chameleon.  She first showed off her soulful vocals on her 2004 EP entitled ”Fade”, followed in 2008 by her terrific full-length debut album ”Back Home”, which contained her loving tribute to Janis Joplin fittingly entitled “Pearl”.  Samantha then took off in a rootsy-rockabilly direction for the eponymously titled Samantha Martin & The Haggard in 2012... Read More

Meghan Patrick is “Never Giving Up On You”

Meghan Patrick is “Never Giving Up On You”
 Juno Award-winning Country music superstar Meghan Patrick is celebrating her birthday by treating fans to new music.  “Never Giving Up on You” is the brand-new single from the two-time CCMA Female Artist of the Year, which follows hot on the heels of the recent official video release for “My First Car,” which takes fans on a biographical ride through Meghan’s... Read More

Johnny Orlando Releases “I Don’t” Produced by Multi-Platinum Production/DJ Duo DVBBS

Johnny Orlando Releases “I Don’t” Produced by Multi-Platinum Production/DJ Duo DVBBS
After weeks of anticipation among his 25 million+ fans around the world, singer-songwriter and international pop star Johnny Orlando released his latest single “I Don’t (with DVBBS)” via Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company, and Island Records. For the track, Orlando teamed up with multi-platinum Canadian production/DJ duo, DVBBS (brothers Chris Chronicles and Alex Andre), who count artists... Read More

The Kings Certified Platinum and Gold for 1980 Debuts — ”The Kings Are Here” & “This Beat Goes On / Switchin’ to Glide”

The Kings Certified Platinum and Gold for 1980 Debuts — ”The Kings Are Here” & “This Beat Goes On / Switchin’ to Glide”
The Canadian Classic Rockers Are Celebrating with Release of Swingin’ New Video for “I Know So” — Available Now! Watch “I Know So” via YouTube Here A hallmark in Canadian rock history since its 1980 release, The Kings’ debut album, The Kings Are Here — and breakthrough single “This Beat Goes On/Switchin’ To Glide” — have finally been crowned certified... Read More

Canadian Pop Songstress Jessia Debuts Music Video For CRIA Gold Certified Viral Hit “I’m Not Pretty”

Canadian Pop Songstress Jessia Debuts Music Video For CRIA Gold Certified Viral Hit “I’m Not Pretty”
Body Acceptance Anthem Draws Support From Ryan Tedder and Ashley Graham After turning a short TikTok video filmed in her car into an empowering body acceptance anthem with over 70 million streams, Vancouver – based pop singer and songwriter JESSIA shares the music video for her breakthrough anthem “I’m not Pretty” today via Artist Driven Records/Republic Records/Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company.... Read More

INXS Driving Force Andrew Farriss Sets New Personal Challenge

INXS Driving Force Andrew Farriss Sets New Personal Challenge
By Keith Sharp Eighties classic rock audiophiles may remember Andrew Farriss as one of the three Farris brothers (along with Jon and Tim) who made up one-half of Australia’s INXS which enjoyed global success in the mid-’80s with albums like “Listen Like Thieves”, “Kick” and “X”. But what they may not know is that Farriss wrote or co-wrote virtually all... Read More

Corb Lund Releases Deluxe Edition of Agricultural Tragic Today + Acoustic Video for ‘Horse Poor’ with Jaida Dreyer

Corb Lund Releases Deluxe Edition of Agricultural Tragic Today + Acoustic Video for ‘Horse Poor’ with Jaida Dreyer
Corb Lund has released the deluxe edition of his critically-acclaimed studio album Agricultural Tragic  Originally released with 12-songs, Agricultural Tragic (Deluxe Edition) features four bonus tracks recorded during the original recording sessions, including a revisited, horns and organ-heavy version of “90 Seconds of Your Time.” Also today, Corb has premiered the acoustic video for “Horse Poor,” a previously unreleased fan favourite... Read More