Whitehorse

November 18, 2017 at the Centre in the Square in Kitchener, ON.

Megan Nash

Megan Nash performing at The Burdock in Toronto on October 13, 2017.

Tanya Tagaq

Tanya Tagaq performing at The Polaris Music Prize Gala on Sept. 18/17 at The Carlu in Toronto.

Weaves

Weaves performing at The Polaris Music Prize Gala on Sept. 18/17 at The Carlu in Toronto.

Feist

Leslie Feist aka Feist performing at The Polaris Music Prize Gala at The Carlu in Toronto on Sept. 18/17.

Aimee Mann

Aimme Mann performing at The Danforth Music Hall on April 26, 2017.

The Arkells

Performing secret show for their record release on August 4, 2016 at Toronto’s Mod Club.

Dear Rouge

Dear Rouge performing in Elora Ontario at RiverFest on August 20, 2016.

Limblifter

Limblifter performing at The legendary Horseshoe Tavern, Toronto, Ontario, June 30, 2016

The Strumbellas

The Strumbellas performing KOI Music Fest, Kitchener, Ontario, June 25, 2016  

The New Pornographers

The New Pornographers are A.C. Newman, Blaine Thurier, Dan Bejar, John Collins, Kathryn Calder, Neko Case and Todd Fancey. Since their debut in 2000, The New Pornographers have released five studio albums including their most recent, Together (2010), of which, NPR Music praised, “Unimpeachable pop gems…these are the songs of summer” while ELLE magazine asserted,…

Hey Rosetta!

SECOND SIGHT, Hey Rosetta!’s first album in nearly four years represents the longest musical gestation in the band’s history. In part, the delay was due to the lengthy touring cycle following the success of their last album Seeds, which was short-listed for the Polaris Music Prize, and resulted in the band’s first JUNO nomination and…

The Franklin Electric

Something like a feeling that life is about the now, not tomorrow.  In 2011 Jon Matte loses a close friend. The initial shock brings forth some kind of vertigo where he would now have to take risks, play the game, dare to use that vulnerability and concede a part of his pride while writing songs. Even though Jon…

Tanya Tagaq

TanyaTagaq was a popular performer at Canadian folk festivals, such as Folk on the Rocks in 2005, and first became widely known both in Canada and internationally for her collaborations with Björk, including concert tours and the 2004 album Medúlla. She has also performed with the Kronos Quartet and Shooglenifty and has been featured on the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network.  

Savages

UK post-punk band Savages, who released their second album, Adore Life, on January 22nd, 2016 via Matador, which followed their 2013 debut album, Silence Yourself, which received a nomination for the 2013 Mercury Prize, performed at The Danforth Music Hall in Toronto last night with Brooklyn-based experimental/punk singer-songwriter Angus Tarnawsky, who released his debut EP in 2014 via the Berlin-based record…

Ron Hawkins

“This album is the gutter, it’s the noise, it’s the glass on the sidewalk and the stars above your head. It’s all the blur and speed of living in the city in the 21st century.”  Ron Hawkins is best known as a member of the band The Lowest of the Low. On Thursday night in Toronto he opened…

Julia Holter

Los Angeles-based composer/multi-instrumentalist Julia Holter blurs the boundaries between indie music, modern composition, and electronic music in her own work as well as her collaborations, which include work with Nite Jewel’s Ramona Gonzalez and underground folk icon Linda Perhacs. Holter grew up in a musically inclined family — her father is a guitarist who once played with Pete Seeger — and studied electronic music at…

Basia Bulat

Speaking in a sun-splashed hotel bar on Toronto’s Queen Street West, the chipper 31-year-old Bulat cheerfully recalls the making of a record that is currently receiving critical praise and big promotion. A follow-up to 2013’s Juno-nominated Tall Tall Shadow album, Good Advice was produced by Jim James, the long-haired front man of the rock troupe My Morning Jacket. Devoted…

Craig Stickland

With his own brand of lyric-driven indie rock, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Craig Stickland is an artist with a lot of stories to tell. Born in Vancouver, Craig moved to Toronto at the age of 3. It wouldn’t be until 10 years later that his interest in music first appeared. “Music’s been a part of…

Torres

Torres (Mackenzie Scott) was raised in Macon, Georgia, United States. She started singing in her high school’s musical production of Fiddler on the Roof after being told by her family, “If you actually tried being serious, you’d probably have a good voice”. Soon after beginning to perform in musicals, she learned to play guitar and began playing and singing hymns during…

Coleman Hell

Coleman Hell has crafted a genre-defying Monster of a hit with his affecting single “2 Heads.” The mesmerizing track slips the bonds of your standard ‘relationship’ song immediately upon first listen, wowing bloggers and electro-music fans after repeated plays as it passed the 13 million global streams milestone on Spotify and topped music aggregators Hype…