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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/06/14
Gary Cain is one of the most exciting guitar-slingers on the blues scene today. As a child he spent entire days in his parents’ basement learning AC/DC songs note-for-note on a cheap classical guitar. “Eventually I think they thought ‘It’s...

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Posted by Sarah Evans on 2017/06/13
Last Bullet live and die by the metaphor of a name that has served them well; play every show as if they have only one shot. Multiple national tours and festivals, winners and nominees of several awards, countless television and radio ...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/06/13
This Halifax based, four piece rock band has been winning over audiences everywhere with their anthemic sound and high energy performances. Alert The Medic are Ryan MacDonald, vocals/guitar/piano; Troy Arseneault, guitar; Matt Campbell, bass;...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/06/02
My influences are Slash, Nuno Bettencourt, Satchel and B.B. King, to name a few. My style is classic rock, funk rock and blues.  I have also worked with Darren James Smith (Harem Scarem & Red Dragon Cartel) as well as Dave Langguth (Nelly...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/06/02
The Anti-Queens are four friends from Toronto who write punk rock/grunge pop inspired tunes... Or as they more easily describe their band "8 tits and a dick with some instruments". Consisting of Emily Bones on lead vocals/guitar, Mary Deth on...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/05/26
"Jazz-infused alternative rock combined with angelic edgy vocals and lyrics that stray to the dark side." Piano-driven alt-rockers Rue Bella consist of Taylor Cos (vocals, keyboards), Brandon Webb (guitar, vocals), Adam Clark (bass, vocals), ...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/05/26
“Pure joy and raw energy” is how lead singer Jay McCurdy describes Tomahawk Love, and those elements are on full display on their rambunctious 2016 EP, Take The Bait, produced by James Robertson (Down With Webster, The Standstills). From ...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/05/19
The Junction is a Toronto based three-piece outfit who have been serenading clubs and venues since their inception in early 2000. With a penchant for hard work, and the ability to wow different audiences all over the world, the guys are back...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/05/12
David Barrett Trio was formed in early 2010, when David began composing music for an instrumental power trio. David Barrett Trio’s self titled debut album produced by Richard Chycki, Alex Lifeson, and Alan Parsons, was released in 2013. As a...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/05/12
Since forming in 2013, BON has been moving steadily toward the front of Toronto's music scene with performances at Edgefest, 97.7's Biggs & BBQ, 94.9 the Rock’s Generation Next, Fearless Fred's Movember to Remember, The Edge Next Big Thing...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/05/02
By all accounts, 2016 was the best year of Hillsburn’s young career. The band released an album, In The Battle Years, in March, wound up a successful inaugural national tour in September, and, in December, won a Canadian Folk Music Award for...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/05/02
Toronto heavy metal trio Black Absinthe have made a jump from the basement to the studio with their debut full-length album, and though Early Signs of Denial doesn't arrive for a few more days, Exclaim! is giving you the chance to hear the entire...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/04/28
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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/04/28
“Slender shows off some excellent song-writing skills, outstanding vocals, and stellar musical chops on ‘Revival’. It is a confident and well-crafted release, featuring ten tunes by a band with some serious rock’n’roll chops.” -...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/04/21
From the foot of the majestic Rocky Mountains comes Calgary, Alberta’s Woodhawk. Masters of straight ahead riff-rock wizardry, the power trio released an EP in 2014 and have continued forging ahead. With time travel tested themes of science ...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/04/12
Sheldon and Adam starting playing music together in 2007. Growing over the years they struggled to find 2 other members that clicked with their ideals of a band. Sheldon and Adam always strived to write raw original rock music. The vision was to...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/04/06
As one of Montreal's most promising up and coming bands, The Falling are no rookies to the music scene. Within two weeks of their official release of their debut single, "This Is the Day" reached the top #50 on Canada's Active Rock Charts. The...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/04/06
Iduna is a four piece alternative rock group based out of Toronto, Ontario. Picking up on the sensibilities of alt. rock of the past three decades, their music ranges from heavy and soulful to high energy rock and roll exploring a wide range of...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/03/29
Something Mechanical is a four piece, Edmonton based, recording and performing rock band. With a blend of grunge, hard rock and 90's alt music. Blending powerful vocals with a rough edge, and a mix of acoustic and electric guitars creating a...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/03/29
There once was an era when records were made in castles, abandoned airplane hangars, barns, or on a yacht off the coast of the Bahamas, its passengers as high as paper kites. This is not that record! It is an album that came together from the...

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