All posts by Emma Sloan

  • Review – SHOOT The MOON

    Album: The Second Release date: Available Now Genre: Indie-rock Ontario-based quartet SHOOT The MOON is an ironic, head-banging homage to the age of rock n’ roll,...

  • Review – Western Jaguar

    EP: Memorial Release date: July 28, 2017 Genre: Indie-Rock BC-based indie group Western Jaguar wows with their newest release, Memorial. Drawing from a heavy post-rock influence,...

  • Review – Raveen

    Album: Always Release date:  July 28, 2017 Genre: Electro-acoustic An electronic three-piece consisting of Eric Seguin, Stokely Diamantis, and Peter Colantonio, Raveen is a crossroads of...

  • Review – Matthew Byrne

    EP: Horizon Lines Release Date: Available now Purchase Genre: Folk Folk artist Matthew Byrne dazzles with his third album, Horizon Lines. A collection of originals and...

  • The Breakwater Barge Series—bringing the roof down one Friday night at a time

    What:  the 2nd-annual Breakwater Barge series When: 5 PM to 9: 30 PM, May 26th through Sept. 22nd Where: 201 Dallas Road Homespun, heartfelt, and humanitarian,...

  • Interview – Tiger & Bloom

    Photo Credit: Tiger & Bloom Powerhouse duo Tiger & Bloom—a union between previously-independent artists Tiger Rose and Rikki Bloom—blows all competition out of the water...

  • Review – Sarah Jickling

    Album: When I Get Better Release date: July 14, 2017 Genre: Pop Lead singer of the pop-rock band The Oh Wells, Sarah Jickling, is claiming the...

  • Review – Trevor Kidd

    EP: Hiraeth Release date: Available Now Genre: Rock Having exploded onto the scene in 2013 with his single “Little Dreamer”, which featured members of Billy Talent...

  • Review – Travis Wiebe

    EP: Simpler Times Release date: Available Now Download Genre: Indie/Folk Self-released and self-motivated Saskatchewan songwriter Travis Wiebe is taking his first steps into the Canadian music...

  • Interview—Noyz

    Who said being socio-political couldn’t be fun? Brampton-born Noyz is taking YouTube by storm with the unapologetically light-hearted video for his single, “I Got A...

  • Review – Quantum Tangle

    Album: Shelter As We Go… Release Date: July 7, 2017 Download Genre: Folk rock/Blues Building off their 2017 JUNO Award for Indigenous Album of the Year,...

  • Review – Cameron

    Album: Cameron Release Date: Available Now Download Genre: Pop/Rock Sisters Barbara and Victoria Cameron have united to form the self-titled Cameron, a pop-rock duo that is...

  • Night #3 of the Phillips Backyard Weekender—the good, the bad, and the drunk

    An elephant decked out in head-toe-balloons. A sea of beach balls. Men sharing joints with random strangers in the audience, because outside food and alcohol...

  • Review – Emily Rowed

    Album: Electric Heart Release Date: July 7, 2017 Download Genre: Electro-Pop Breezy, toe-tapping, anthem-worthy—Emily Rowed’s debut album, Electric Heart, checks all the summertime-hit boxes. Vancouver-based, Rowed...