Track of the Day

Track of the Day

Donovan Woods with his trusty guitar
June 19, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Woods played the Montreal Folk On The Canal Festival on Friday and is at Niagara-On-The-Lake's Jackson Triggs Amphitheatre on July 7.

Death From Above Photo: Lyndsey Byrnes
June 16, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The much-loved Toronto hard rock duo makes a welcome return with a teeth-rattling new track. It is complemented with a suitably steroid-inflected video clip that'll grab your attention.

June 14, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Allie X - "Paper Love" (Twin Music/Sony):  The dark pop muse of this Toronto singer/songwriter (aka Allie Hughes)

Jon and Roy Photo: Kim Jay Photography
June 12, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Jon and Roy - "Runner" ( Independent):  The acclaimed folk-rock combo from Victoria, BC, released a new album (their sixth), T

Alvvays Photo: Arden Wray
June 9, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Alvvays - "In Undertow" (Royal Mountain Records): The announcement this week that Toronto-based indie rock fave Alvvays has finall

The Dears
June 7, 2017
by Kerry Doole

This advance single from the album Times Infinity Volume Two finds mainman Murray Lightburn in top  lyrical and vocal form. Inventive arrangements and a rich production makes it one of the veteran band's finest cuts.

Prairie Cat
June 5, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Pop songsmith Cary Pratt tackles a potentially serious scenario with musical and lyrical wit on this breezy second single from his imminent fourth album. The tune would have sounded right at home on ‘70s AM radio.

The Nursery
June 2, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The award-winning Toronto band seems set to make a splash with imminent album Life After Wartime. This synth-pop inflected focus track combines atmosphere, melody and a thought-provoking lyric to striking effect.

SonReal
May 31, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The hit-making BC rapper shows his vocal potential on a new single with a radio-friendly vibe and an eye-catching video shot in China.

Madison Violet Photo: Jeremy Lewis
May 29, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The highly-regarded duo release the album The Knight Sessions on Friday. This single fuses pure vocals and probing lyrics and it caught the ear of a famous English singer.

Munroe
May 26, 2017
by Kerry Doole

 The fast-rising actor and singer/songwriter will release her debut full-length album on June 16. This title track combines pure vocals, evocative strings and dark lyrics to compelling effect.

Needles//Pins Photo Ryan Wagner
May 24, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The Vancouver punk trio previews an imminent album with an explosive cut featuring gruff intense vocals and aggressive guitars. As with kindred spirits Husker Du, there is melody within the muscle.