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Live Review: Shipley Hollow Normal Soup CD Release

Live Review: Shipley Hollow Normal Soup CD Release

Live Review: Shipley Hollow Normal Soup CD Release When: May 29, 2015 Where: Velvet Underground, Toronto TOTAL – 7 Visual/Sound Presentation: 7/10 Stage Presence: 7/10 Musical Ability: 9/10 Originality: 6/10 Crowd Reception: 7/10 Wow Factor: 6/10 North American post-hardcore’s shift towards the atmospheric guitar jangle and ragged group hollers of 90’s emo over the past [...]

May 30, 2015 guest Album Releases, Indie Rock, Live Music Reviews, Toronto live music reviews 0

CANVAS and Empty Shelves at Avant-Garde Bar – Pick Of The Week Ottawa

CANVAS and Empty Shelves at Avant-Garde Bar – Pick Of The Week Ottawa

CANVAS and Empty Shelves at Avant-Garde Bar – Pick Of The Week – March 27, 2015 Who: Appearances by CANVAS and Empty Shelves What: The Ottawa stop of the Sticktoitiveness release tour When: Friday, March 27, 2015 — Doors open 9pm Where: Avant-Garde Bar (135 Besserer St.) Price: $6 at the door Celebrating the release of their [...]

March 25, 2015 Griffin Elliot Album Releases, Electronic, Indie, On Tour, Ottawa, Ottawa Listings, Ottawa pick of the week, Toronto bands 0

Like Pacific release new self-titled EP

Like Pacific release new self-titled EP

Like Pacific release new self-titled EP January 20, 2015 In case you have been living under a rock, and that rock was blocking news in the form of sound waves from getting into your ears and permeating your brain, Toronto’s Like Pacific released their new self-titled EP today. The up-and-comers have issued a statement to [...]

January 20, 2015 Griffin Elliot Album Releases, On Tour, Punk, Toronto, Uncategorized 0

PINE releases debut EP

PINE releases debut EP

Ottawa’s PINE releases debut EP On January 9, 2015, Ottawa band PINE released their debut three-track EP. The demo, entitled you bury me emits a hazy post-emo vibe, sending the listener into a melancholy dream of heartbreak, narrated by soothing vocals. You bury me delivers a consistent feeling of tasteful sadness and desire; the three [...]

January 9, 2015 Griffin Elliot Album Releases, Indie, On Tour, Ottawa, Ottawa bands, Ottawa Listings, What's Hot 0

Foo Fighters – Sonic Highways – Album Review

Foo Fighters – Sonic Highways – Album Review

Foo Fighters – Sonic Highways — Album Review Style: Rock Release Date: November 10th 2014 Edited, mixed and recorded: Butch Vig Produced: Butch Vig The long-anticipated follow-up album to 2011 Foo Fighters album “Wasting Light” has finally been released. Sonic Highways seems to pay a kind of homage to many rock bands, blending in different sounds and [...]

November 11, 2014 Andrej Ivanov Album Releases, Album Reviews, Editorials 0

First You Get the Sugar – New EP and Single

First You Get the Sugar – New EP and Single

First You Get the Sugar – New EP and Single FIRST YOU GET THE SUGAR NEW EP ***FOREIGN LANDS*** SET FOR RELEASE ON OCT 28, 2014 FIRST SINGLE (“Foreign Lands”), TO HIT RADIO ON OCTOBER 6, WITH  SUPPORTING MUSIC VIDEO FALL TOUR DATES, INCLUDING MONTREAL RELEASE PARTY ON NOVEMBER 1 @ LA VITROLA W/FRISKY KIDS [...]

October 8, 2014 Andrej Ivanov Album Releases, Editorials, Montreal, Montreal bands, Montreal Top News, On Tour 0

Yeah Right on the forefront of pop rock with debut EP

Yeah Right on the forefront of pop rock with debut EP

Yeah Right on the forefront of pop rock with debut EP Yesterday, September 30th, pop/electro/rock artist Yeah Right, formally known as Burton Lavery, released his debut album The Wanderlust EP. Yeah Right is Burton Lavery, a 22 year old Canadian singer/song writer, musician, composer, and audio engineer from the small town of Woodstock, Ontario. He [...]

October 1, 2014 Griffin Elliot Album Releases, Electronic, Pop, Rock, Toronto bands, What's Hot 0

Craig Mabbitt “Buries the Hatchet” Again, Tour with The Word Alive‏

Craig Mabbitt “Buries the Hatchet” Again, Tour with The Word Alive‏

Craig Mabbitt “Buries the Hatchet” Again and Heads Out with Former Band The World Alive on”The Get Real Tour” ALSO FEATURING THE COLOR MORALE, OUR LAST NIGHT, AND MISS FORTUNE BUY THE ALBUM SHAPESHIFTER AVAILABLE NOW   (Phoenix, AZ) – Metalcore super group The Dead Rabbitts (featuring members of Escape The Fate and former members of Alesana, Motionless in White, Eyes Set to Kill, and Greeley [...]

September 10, 2014 Andrej Ivanov Album Releases, Editorials, On Tour 0

As Blood Runs Black Sign with Standby Records

As Blood Runs Black Sign with Standby Records

‘Ground Zero’ LP To Be Released October 27; Album Release Tour Featuring Support from Rings of Saturn, Upon This Dawning, Elitist, The Convalescence and Those Who Fear Kicks off October 22 LA metal band As Blood Runs Blackhave signed with Standby Records. The band will release their label debut ‘Ground Zero’ on October 27 and will [...]

September 10, 2014 Andrej Ivanov Album Releases, Editorials, On Tour 0

Jimmy Eat World celebrates vinyl with reissues

Jimmy Eat World celebrates vinyl with reissues

Jimmy Eat World celebrates vinyl with reissues – PRE-ORDER NOW AVAILABLE ‘STATIC PREVAILS’, ‘CLARITY’, ‘FUTURES’ TO BE REISSUED ON 180G COLOURED VINYL Santa Monica, CA — June 24th, 2014 – JIMMY EAT WORLD announces they will reissue three titles on double LP via Universal Music Enterprises in partnership with SRCvinyl. ‘Static Prevails‘ will be released in August [...]

June 27, 2014 Griffin Elliot Album Releases, Pop, What's Hot 0

Masked Intruder Release New Record

Masked Intruder Release New Record

Masked Intruder Release New Record and Announce Tour Dates Straight outa Rikers. Straight outa Cook County, straight outa that prison in Louisiana that everyone says is horrible, but I can’t be bothered to Google, it’s MASKED INTRUDER, four melodious felons in ski masks with rap sheets, matching converse and some of the catchiest tunes this side of [...]

May 30, 2014 Andrej Ivanov Album Releases, Editorials, On Tour 0

Coldfront – Some Things Never Change

Coldfront – Some Things Never Change

Ontario pop punk Coldfront release second EP “Some Things Never Change” Oakville/Burlington punk rock sluggers Coldfront released their second EP on May 6 2014. The new EP titled “Some Things Never Change” features three tracks that pack one hell of a punch. Following up the 2013 self-titled EP, “Some Things Never Change” showcases the band’s [...]

May 8, 2014 Griffin Elliot Album Releases, Punk, Toronto bands 0

Permanent Vacation Ends All

Permanent Vacation Ends All

Permanent Vacation – Ends All Dundas shoegaze duo Permanent Vacation’s latest release Ends All will be the musical accent to your summer adventures. Whether trekking internationally or hotboxing your buddy’s car on Sydenham Hill the three song limited edition cassette will keep the joints burning and your mind turning. Ends All is the third EP [...]

April 24, 2014 Griffin Elliot Album Releases, Griffins Groove, Hamilton Bands, Indie 0

Meaghan Smith talks her latest album

Meaghan Smith talks her latest album

Juno award winning musician Meaghan Smith recently released her new studio album Have a Heart Music fans just might be the most simultaneously loyal and vicious bunch in the world. Release a dynamite record, and they’ll push it on their friends, their mom, and their dog. Stray from that framework, and you chance upping your stock, [...]

April 23, 2014 Griffin Elliot Album Releases, Interviews, Pop, Uncategorized 0

Haze at Le Petit Chicago – Gatineau Live Review

Haze at Le Petit Chicago – Gatineau Live Review

Haze album launch at Le Petit Chicago – Gatineau Live Review On Saturday March 29, people gathered at Le Petit Chicago in Gatineau to be part of local band Haze’s album launch, for the newly self-released Get Away. Upon my arrival, the room was already full but an intimate atmosphere prevailed. From the first note, [...]

April 10, 2014 Griffin Elliot Album Releases, Ottawa, Ottawa live music reviews, Rock 0

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