Review – Ninjaspy

Album: Spüken Release Date: April 14, 2017 Download Genre: Ninjaspy! Ninjaspy! Ninjaspy! (spoken to the cadence of Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice!) One Line Review:  Vancouver based hardcore, multi-influenced, multi-arrangement phenomenon Ninjaspy reaffirm how the band one currently plays in, is as well as most of the bands that one likes, are lame. Full Review: It is one thing […]

Review – The Watchmen

Album:   Live and In Stereo          Date:  April 7th, 2017 Download Genre:   The Best Band from Winnipeg Who is Not the Guess Who or the Weakerthans. One Line Review:  Recorded in March of 2017 at the Burton Cummings Theatre in Winnipeg, beloved Western Canadian band The Watchmen offers everything a music fan could possibly want in […]

Review – Never Say Die

Album: Destroy + Rebuild Date: April 1st, 2017 Download Genre: My Darkest Days’ Deeper Voiced, Firmer Feeling, Heavier Set, Older Brother One Line Review:  Building overtop where industrial / rock sensation My Darkest Days settled, Toronto based Never Say Die’s new record Destroy + Rebuild is poised to possess the leather / rubber / PVC […]

Saskatoon Saskatchewan Jazz Festival Announces 2017 Ticketed Lineup

Since 1987, one of the highlights of the Saskatoon festival and event circuit – and must see for any music lover at heart – is the SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival. Running this year from June 23 to July 2, the SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival is excited to announce the entire 2017 ticketed lineup including artists playing at […]

Interview – Haviah Mighty

Recently I had the opportunity to send rap sensation Haviah Mighty, coinciding with the release of her brand new album Flower City, a list of questions ranging from her musical philosophy, creative processes, and opinions regarding the state of Canadian rap and hip hop. Her fifth studio release, Flower City is an open-love letter to […]

Review – Haviah Mighty

Album: Flower City Release Date: March 10, 2017 Download Genre: Rap/ Hip Hop/ Confidence/ Power One Line Review:  Brampton Ontario’s Haviah Mighty’s new record Flower City delivers an on point, sharply rhymed, smartly produced, powerfully articulated, positively aggressive, whimsically delivered, contemporary rap-classic. Full Review:  When most 17 year olds are trying to figure out their […]

Review – BA Johnston

Album:  Gremlins 3 Release Date: March 3, 2017 Download Genre: The Contraband Sneak-In-While-You-Are-Serving-Your-Weekend-Jail-Sentences Album One Line Review:  Halifax based BA Johnston proves he is The Weakerthans’ blue-collared second cousin, Mr. Plow’s best friend, and the Canadian answer to the Dead Milkmen, with the much needed (non-sequitur) soundtrack to the much-needed (never-filmed) movie Gremlins 3. Full Review:  […]