Canada

Review & Interview: Metric

Music scenes can create fascinating ecosystems, with bands cross-pollinating amongst themselves. Seattle’s grunge scene had multiple examples, such as Temple

dreamshell
  • 2019
  • April 2, 2019

Gallery: Dreamshell album release show at Pressed

Ottawa-based two-piece group Dreamshell released their debut full length record Unconnector at Pressed on Friday night, along with support from

  • 2019
  • January 22, 2019

Patrick Watson & NAC Orchestra at Southam Hall

There’s a story about a professor who asked his students if a jar filled with rocks was full. They said

  • 2018
  • December 18, 2018

Contest: Win tickets to The Music of Star Wars by the Ottawa Pops Orchestra

Very rarely do I get to write about two things that I nerd out about most in life. Those two

the dirty nil
  • 2018
  • December 17, 2018

The Dirty Nil, Dead Soft, & Warp Lines at Babylon

Photo by Steve Gullick Back in November, I made my way through the vast, smoky, U-shaped venue that is Babylon Nightclub.

  • 2018
  • December 14, 2018

Holiday Boogie brings the cheer to Babylon this weekend

If there’s one thing we can agree on about the holiday season, it’s that togetherness really brings the cheer. That’s

  • 2018
  • December 13, 2018

Contest: Win tickets to see STARS at NAC Dec. 15

After nearly two decades as a band, Montreal’s STARS continue to bring their music to the masses across Canada. This

  • 2018
  • December 6, 2018

Go to prom with Jumpin’ Joel Flash & The Magic Machine

Most album releases happen in a bar or club, with the usual merch station and a few opening bands. Not

petra glynt
  • 2018
  • November 24, 2018

Petra Glynt vs. The World

Photo by Alana Devito If there’s one thing Petra Glynt is not, it’s subtle. Her thunderous sophomore album My Flag Is

  • 2018
  • November 13, 2018

New Music: Steve St. Pierre — Stubborn Romance

The mind of a creator can be complicated. The web of ideas and emotions that is spun making a record