2017 George Street Festival lineup announced

The George Street Association has announced the much anticipated lineup for the 33rd annual George Street Festival.  The festival runs from Thursday, July 27th to Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017 and is packed full with some great music. Performers include The Sam Roberts Band; classic rockers Kenny Shields & Streetheart; local favorites Hey Rosetta! and Fortunate […]

George Street Association announces Canada Day Celebrations

If you want to be the first to celebrate Canada’s 150th, St. John’s, NL is the place to be. The George Street Association have officially announced the celebrations for 2017. Opening this year’s 3-day Canada Day weekend celebration is multi-platinum-selling and Juno award winning pop-punk band Simple Plan. Simple Plan has released five studio albums […]

Review – Andrew Hyatt

Album: Iron and Ashes Release Date: May 19, 2017 Download Genre: Country Now, I’m not usually someone who listens to country music much but Andrew Hyatt is definitely the exception to that. I’ve been following Andrew’s music for a few years now and to finally hear his debut was super exciting for me personally. Produced by Matt Rovey […]

Silverstein announces new album, Dead Reflection, and new song “Retrograde”

Post hardcore band Silverstein announced their newest full length album, Dead Reflection, today. The album will release on July 14th via Rise Records. The album is available for pre-order on their store or through New Damage Records though many bundles have sold out, so act fast. Along with the album announcement, the band dropped a […]

Interview and On The Spot with Paper Lions

During the madness that was ECMA 2017, Amanda and Tara managed find some time to sit down with Paper Lions for a bit to talk about how their ECMA experience had been so far and what’s coming next from them. They also threw in a fun little round of On The Spot. Connect with Paper Lions: Website […]

ECMA 2017 – UPS Rock Stage

Photos by Tara Thompson The UPS Rock Stage was definitely one of the showcases I was most excited for. The schedule ended up changing a little bit but I was still able to catch sets from Hello Delaware, Like a Motorcycle and The Motorleague. Hello Delaware Like A Motorcycle The Motorleague For more photos from the Rock stage […]

ECMA 2017 – RBC Breakout Stage

Photos by Tara Thompson For my third showcase of Saturday, April 29th, I decided to check out the RBC Breakout stage before heading over to the UPS Rock Stage. I had time to check out Atlantic String Machine, Earle and Coffin, Ominar, and Gary and Whit. Atlantic String Machine (it was a real task to take […]