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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/05/19
It’s all about the moment. When you step into The Pistolwhips world, the moment is all that matters. Hailing from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, the band has worked tirelessly to bring listeners out of the daily grind and into a series of life...

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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
Hailing from Toronto, Ontario, Hot Lips is one of Canada's newest alterna rock bands. Their unique sound comes from a blend of fuzz pedals, synths and hard hitting drums www.hotlipstoronto.com

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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 2017/04/13
Founded by J.C. Sandoval (Die Mannequin/Secret Broadcast) Anthony Dell' Orso (The Joy Arson) and Russ Shipman (The Darkstone Crowes). The Crooked have come together to create new punk spirited Desert Rock that includes peculiar heavy rock...

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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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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/03/22
ABOUT SISTER LOVE  Midnight Shine’s new single Sister Love is an upbeat ballad that’s sure to touch your soul. It holds special meaning for Midnight Shine’s frontman Adrian Sutherland: “It’s about trying to free yourself from the burdens and...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/03/22
RADIO FREE UNIVERSE sounds like driving forty over the limit along a long winding road. The windows are down, hair is blowing in the wind, and everyone is singing along at the top of their lungs. Their unique brand of modern rock blends...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/03/16
What was your first instrument? When and where did you start playing? My first instrument was the piano and voice. My father plays the piano. I started piano lessons when I was 5 years old and I started singing in the church choir around the...

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Posted by Shane Macaulay on 2017/03/15
Eager to establish themselves in the music scene with the creation of their first EP, the Toronto based band Return For Refund defines themselves through their contagious, riff driven sound.  With edginess and raw vocal grit, Return For Refund...

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