Photo Review – CMW 2017 – Jim Beam Indies with Indie88

Last night the Jim Beam Indies with Indie88 took over the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto to celebrate and showcase some of Canada’s brightest talent. Winners of the Jim Beam Make History Talent Search, The Nursery opened the show. St. John’s electro pop sensation Repartee followed and Dan Mangan serenaded the crowd with an acoustic […]

Jackson-Triggs Amphitheatre announces it’s 17th annual Summer Concert Season

Photo Credit: Jackson-Triggs Niagara Estate Winery The Jackson-Triggs Niagara Estate Amphitheatre is a 500 seat venue located on the Jackson-Triggs winery estate in the heart of Niagara-on-the-Lake. They recently announced their line-up for their 17th annual Summer Concert Season. The season starts off on June 8th with The Sam Roberts Band, and that’s just the beginning, […]

Friday Playlist- Relaxation Music

As most of us are hitting up March break either this week or last, we decided to create a playlist for you all to relax to. If you don’t get a full week off, take some time to relax for yourself and enjoy some of the most relaxing songs put out by Canadian artists! Jordyn […]

New additions to the Canadian Music Week lineup announced

Canadian Music Week just keeps getting bigger and better with every announcement including Detroit M.C and G.O.O.D. Music, Gold selling artist BIG SEAN, indie rockers and JUNO Award winners THE STRUMBELLAS, Inuk throat singer, JUNO Award and Polaris Prize winner TANYA TAGAQ, Juno Award winning alt-folk duo WHITEHORSE, Canadian rock veterans 54•40, two-time JUNO Award […]

Friday Playlist – Songs on Shuffle

This weeks playlist consists of our writers putting our iPods on shuffle and seeing what came up. The challenge? No artist could be repeated. The further down on submissions the more difficult it got. So here, readers, enjoy our random collaboration of songs from the deepest part of our iPods! Jordyn Meade-Baxter I’m an aspiring […]

Photo Review – NXNE Day 6 – Portlands

Photos by: B Hartling & Cassandra Popescu The 2016 installment of Toronto’s NXNE festival saw the edition of a new venue in the city’s Port Lands area giving the annual week of music showcases the feel of a festival within a festival. On Saturday June 18th B Hartling and Cassandra Popescu headed down to catch […]

16th annual Indie Award winners announced

The 16th annual Indie Awards were handed out once again this year during Canadian Music Week in a ceremony hosted by Indie88’s Raina Douris at the Phoenix Concert Theatre. The awards celebrated the best of the year’s independent bands from both Canada and abroad and featured performances by Group of the Year winners The Strumbellas […]