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Repartee – All Lit Up – Album Review

Repartee – All Lit Up – Album Review

Like a jolt of lightning, the music on Repartee’s debut album All Lit Up will ignite every fibre of your body. Blasting onto the internet tomorrow, All Lit Up is perfectly suited for those upcoming summer dance parties. In a few short years Repartee, from St. John’s Newfoundland, have already achieved an impressive amount of notoriety in [...]

April 28, 2016 Samantha Stevens Electronic, Indie, St. John's, St. John's Bands, Uncategorized 0

Matthew Hornell April 14th 2015 – Halifax

Matthew Hornell April 14th 2015 – Halifax

Who: Matthew Hornell When: Tuesday, April 14th @8pm Where: The Carleton Music Bar & Grill Tickets: pay-what-you-can Newfoundland’s Matthew Hornell and friends play an intimate show Tuesday night at the Carleton. Having set up camp in Halifax for the time being, Hornell is known for his intensely deep and raspy voice, not to mention his slick [...]

April 8, 2015 Cody Halifax, Halifax bands, Halifax pick of the week 1, St. John's Bands 0

Hey Rosetta! January 30th 2015

Hey Rosetta! January 30th 2015

Who: Hey Rosetta! When: Friday, January 30th @8pm Where: Rebecca Cohn, 6101 University Ave Tickets: $36.50/$41.50 Everyone’s favourite newfi rockers Hey Rosetta! are back in town touring their new album, Second Sight. Better still, their show is at the epicly epic Rebecca Cohn so can you imagine the sound quality of this show? What the Cohn [...]

January 26, 2015 Cody Halifax, Halifax pick of the week 2, St. John's Bands 0

Shanneyganock – St. John’s Live Review

Shanneyganock – St. John’s Live Review

 Shanneyganock – St. John’s Live Review Who: Shanneyganock From: St. Johns, Newfoundland Where: Club One, George Street, St. John’s NL When: March 8, 2014 Style: Traditional/ Newfoundland Score: 8/10   Newfoundland’s own Shanneyganock played at Club One in St. John’s earlier this month to a sold out crowd. For lovers of traditional Newfoundland music, this [...]

March 21, 2014 Darrell Folk, Irish Bands, Live Music Reviews, St. John's Bands, St. John's live music rev, Traditional 0

Leveestock Review – St.John’s

Leveestock Review – St.John’s

Leveestock Review – St. John’s – Havin’ a time! What: Leveestock – 4 days of peace love and music Where: The Levee – St. John’s NL When: Aug 15-18, 2013 In case it wasn’t already obvious, Leveestock was inspired by Woodstock. The Woodstock Festival was billed as “3 days of peace, love, and music,” and [...]

August 28, 2013 christa Live Music Reviews, Metal, Rock, St. John's, St. John's Bands, St. John's Festivals, St. John's live music rev 1

Hey Rosetta! at Ritual- Ottawa Live Review

Hey Rosetta! at Ritual- Ottawa Live Review

Who: Hey Rosetta! From: St. John’s, Newfoundland & Labrador Where: Ritual Nightclub, Ottawa, ON When: Wednesday, August 21st TOTAL SCORE: 8/10 [starreviewmulti id=3 tpl=20] Style: Canadian indie folk rock Crowd: Back performing in Ottawa for the second time this year, tickets to Hey Rosetta!’s show sold out almost immediately after going on sale. Despite being one [...]

August 27, 2013 Luke Ottenhof Ottawa, Ottawa live music reviews, St. John's Bands 0

St. John’s The Monday Nights w/Sean Panting & David Picco Band – POTW

St. John’s The Monday Nights w/Sean Panting & David Picco Band  – POTW

St. John’s The Monday Nights w/Sean Panting & David Picco Band  – POTW Who: The Monday Nights w/Sean Panting & David Picco Band When: August 10th, 2013 Where: The Fat Cat It’s one of their rare shows… Nobody likes Mondays but everyone loves The Monday Nights in St. John’s. You’ve made it past the hardest [...]

August 6, 2013 melanief Indie, Rock, St. John's, St. John's Bands, St. John's pick of the week 1 0

Great Big Sea at RBC Ottawa Bluesfest- Ottawa Review

Great Big Sea at RBC Ottawa Bluesfest- Ottawa Review

Who: Great Big Sea From: St. John’s, Newfoundland Where: Bell Stage, RBC Ottawa Bluesfest, Ottawa When: Friday, July 12 TOTAL SCORE: 8.5/10 [starreviewmulti id=3 tpl=20]   Style: Folk-rock Crowd: As people moved towards the Bell Stage for Great Big Sea’s 9:30 show, one question seemed to be on everyone’s lips: “So, how many times have you seen [...]

July 13, 2013 Luke Ottenhof Live Music Reviews, Ottawa, Ottawa live music reviews, St. John's Bands 1

Halifax POTW July 4th, 2013 – Hey Rosetta!

Halifax POTW July 4th, 2013 – Hey Rosetta!

Who: Hey Rosetta! When: Thursday, July 4th @10pm Where: Michael’s Bar & Grill, 6100 Young Street Price: $27.99   A big ticket show in a tiny venue, Hey Rosetta! are back in town this week to infuse your days with some indie rock goodness. Halifax loves this Newfi crew and their catchy tunes, so grab [...]

July 2, 2013 Cody Halifax, Halifax pick of the week 1, St. John's, St. John's Bands 0

Ottawa Bluesfest Preview: “A Record for Each Day of Ottawa Bluesfest”

Ottawa Bluesfest Preview: “A Record for Each Day of Ottawa Bluesfest”

A Record For Each Day of Bluesfest… June is winding down, and with summer churning into full throttle, July brings with it some exciting events. If you live in or around the nation’s capital, you’ve probably been counting down the days; RBC Royal Bank Ottawa Bluesfest is just around the corner. With an overwhelming lineup [...]

June 27, 2013 Luke Ottenhof Band Profiles, Montreal bands, Ottawa, Ottawa bands, Ottawa Listings, St. John's Bands, Toronto bands, Vancouver bands 0

Halifax POTW March 22nd, 2013 – Red Cross Rocks: Hey Rosetta!

Halifax POTW March 22nd, 2013 – Red Cross Rocks: Hey Rosetta!

Who: Hey Rosetta! When: Friday, March 22nd @7pm Where: Cunard Event Centre, Pier 23, 961 Marginal Road Price: $45.25   Hey Rosetta! with SoHo Ghetto and The Persuaders are bringing the noise in support of the Canadian Red Cross Atlantic chapter. The massively intense Newfoundland 6-piece tend to draw big crowds in Halifax, and for [...]

March 20, 2013 Cody Halifax, Halifax pick of the week 1, St. John's Bands 0

ECMW 2013 Live Review – Matthew Hornell

ECMW 2013 Live Review – Matthew Hornell

Who: Matthew Hornell Where: Delta Halifax – Baronet, Halifax When: Sunday, Mrch 10th, 2013 @11:30pm Total Score: 7.5/10 [starreviewmulti id=3 tpl=20] Crowd: A bustling crowd packed the Delta Baronet room as the ECMA after party got into full swing. Style: Alternative Folk Technicalities: Mr. Hornell brings a unique blend of urban country twang and alternative rock with a hint [...]

March 11, 2013 Cody Halifax, Halifax live music rev, Live Music Reviews, St. John's Bands 0

ECMW 2013 Live Review – The Long Distance Runners

ECMW 2013 Live Review – The Long Distance Runners

Who: The Long Distance Runners Where: Casino NS — Schooner Room, Halifax When: Saturday, March 9th, 2013 @9:30pm Total Score: 7/10 [starreviewmulti id=3 tpl=20]   Crowd: The room was filled out quite nicely with people. Lots of people up front, even more in the back. Style: Rock/Indie Technicalities: They had a song with their name [...]

March 10, 2013 Cody Halifax, Halifax live music rev, Live Music Reviews, St. John's Bands 0

The Pathological Lovers w/Sean Panting & The Thymes

The Pathological Lovers w/Sean Panting & The Thymes

Who: The Pathological Lovers w/Sean Panting & The Thymes When: Jan 25th Where: The Levee Price: $10   11:15pm – Sean Panting 12:30am – The Thymes 1:30am – The Pathological Lovers   $10 at the door. Doors @ 9pm As always – 3 for $5 Beer Special from 9:30pm – 10:30pm [...]

January 20, 2013 melanief St. John's, St. John's Bands, St. John's pick of the week 1 0

Blown Wide Open with guests The Cartridge Family

Blown Wide Open with guests The Cartridge Family

Who: Blown Wide Open with guests The Cartridge Family When: Jan 5th Where: The Ship   BLOWN WIDE OPEN rides again – we made a list of all the Big Wreck tunes we know, and then we added a handful more (a couple new ‘Albatross’ tunes, as well as some deep album cuts from the [...]

January 1, 2013 melanief St. John's, St. John's Bands, St. John's pick of the week 2 0

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