Review – Stewart Legere

Album: Quiet The Station Release Date: April 21, 2017 Download Genre: Singer-Songwriter Indie singer-songwriter Stewart Legere of Halifax, Nova Scotia has released his debut album, Quiet The Station! ”Wishes In Wells”, the albums opening track, starts with a slightly funky acoustic sway as Legere serenades the listener with a soft and smooth voice.  Perhaps the […]

Review – Fred Penner

Album: Hear the Music Release Date: April 21, 2017 Download Genre: Children’s/ Singer-Songwriter Hello, my name is Emily and I am a Fred-Head. I’m not going to lie, I was ridiculously giddy to get to review Hear the Music. I may have flailed and squeed and said “Me! Me! Me! Me! Me!” to my editor […]

Review – Bass Lions

Album: Threes           Release Date: April 21, 2017 Download Genre: Well-Tempered Bach Meets Artsy-Edged Rock One Line Review:  Kitchener-based Bass Lions new EP Threes is Frank Zappa as a pop-edged, moody teenager, with a string section, and perfectly planned musical penmanship. Full Review:  Conceptually, the idea is not a new one.  In an attempt to break new […]

Review – Cartoon Lizard

EP: Not Punk Not Raw Release date: April 14, 2017 Download Genre: Psychedelic Pop Victoria’s showstopper quartet Cartoon Lizard are wowing with their new EP, Not Punk Not Raw. A quintet in essence—the band’s songwriter, the talented Ritchie Hemphill, suffers from a still-undiagnosed brain condition that interdicts him from performing—the psychedelic pop group consists of […]

Review – KIZ-MET

Album:   Love Evolution Release Date:  March 23, 2017 Download Genre:  Contemporary R&B for Music Geeks with Soul One Line Review:  Toronto based KIZ-MET’s new release Love Evolution is a strongly played, well arranged, perfectly performed R&B album for the casual flirt, first date connoisseur, and anniversary auditor, in all of us. Full Review:   There are […]

Review – Longhouse

Album: II: Vanishing Release Date: April 14, 2017 Download Genre:Doom Metal Ottawa, ON doom metal trio LONGHOUSE is set to release their sophomore album II: Vanishing on April 14th (physical cassettes are set to release in June 2017 (date to be determined)). The album continues the bands traditional dark post-metal feel from their first album […]

Review – Luke Nicholson

Album: Shape And Sound Release Date: April 14, 2017 Download Genre: Singer-songwriter Singer-songwriter, Luke Nicholson is celebrating the release of his new album, Shape And Sound via Maggie’s Room Records with distribution by Fontana North.  He describes Shape and Sound as a departure from his previous work and drew inspiration from the likes of The […]