Friday Playlist – Campfire Songs

Because it is the first long weekend of the summer, our writers felt it was a good idea to highlight one of the best parts of summer- bonfires. And nothing goes better with bonfires than a sweet playlist (and maybe a few marshmallows). This week’s Friday Playlist features our writers’ favourite bonfire songs, enjoy! Jordyn […]

Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame announces 2017 inductees

The Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame (CSHF) will be holding their first induction ceremony in five years this September 23, 2017. The ceremony, taking place at Massey Hall in Toronto, will feature four new inductees: BeauDommage, Bruce Cockburn, Neil Young, and Stéphane Venne. Current performers include Arkells, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Damien Robitaille, Daniel Lavoie, Don […]

Not-to-be-missed performances at 2017 Festival d’été de Québec

Two of our Toronto contributors, Cassandra Popescu and Nicole Wolfe, will be packing their bags and heading east to cover the 2017 Festival d’été de Québec in July.  This festival runs from July 6-16 at many indoor and outdoor venues across the city and is absolutely JAM-PACKED with a wonderful lineup of Canadian and International artists. […]

Friday Playlist- Songs with one word titles

We decided to shake it up this week with our Friday Playlist. Normally, our songs themselves have a common theme, but this time we’re going right for the titles. So here are our favourite songs with one word titles. Jordyn Meade-Baxter I’m an aspiring entertainment journalist from Fredericton, New Brunswick. I have an always growing […]

Osheaga releases daily lineup

Just a few short weeks after releasing their lineup for the 201 edition of the festival Osheaga is back at it with the release of the daily schedule. Friday highlights include MGMT, Joseph and Belle and Sebastian along with headliner Lorde while Saturday offers the likes of PUP, Arkells, Broken Social Scene, Father John Misty […]

Arkells release video for “Knocking At The Door”

Hamilton’s Arkells are a band that keeps going and going. They very rarely slow down, whether it’s writing, touring, performing or keeping insanely active on their social media. They were in Ottawa for Juno Week and as per usual, they seemed to be in many places at once, keeping their fans happy. The band recently released […]

Weekly Beat Down Apr 17 – Apr 23

It’s time for a Weekly Beat Down! Every week two singles that are burning up the dial go head to head and you get to decide who comes out on top to face the next weekly challenger. Be sure to vote daily Monday to Sunday to ensure your favourite doesn’t get beat down! For the […]