Review – The Wellington Folk

Album: Reverie EP Release Date: April 7, 2017 Download Genre: Folk/Rock Five piece Calgary folk/rock outfit The Wellington Folk recently released their EP ‘Reverie’ on April 7th. Performing together since 2011, Sarah Kemmers (vocals, guitar), Clayton Dell (vocals, guitar), Mike Shareski (vocals, bass), Ian Love (drums, percussion) and Gord Allert (electric guitar) came off their […]

Review – Guy Bélanger

Album: Traces and Scars Release Date: March 24, 2017 Download Genre: Blues/Folk Coming from Quebec with his melodic sounds of harmonica solos and straight acoustic guitar play is Guy Bélanger and his newest album Traces and Scars. As a blues fan I am impressed with this album, as it leaves room in the first few songs to actually write your […]

Twin Bandit release new single, “Everything Under the Sun”

Photo Credit: Shannyn Higgins Photography Vancouver, BC based Twin Bandit is made up of Hannah Walker and Jamie Elliot. The duo has released a new single, “Everything Under the Sun” which is off of their new album, Full Circle to be released this summer on Nettwerk Music Group.  When asked about the single, they responded: “At […]

Review – Honey Rose

Album: Where We Used To Be Release Date: May 19, 2017 Download Genre: Country/Folk Honey Rose, features Sydney Batters of Abraham, and Peter Gardner, of Hawk and Steel. It was never in the bands original plans to write their own songs for this album, initially they had joined forces to do a few covers. This […]

Review – Midnight Vesta

Album: Seconds Release Date: May 19, 2017 Download Genre: Folk/Rock/Canadiana Toronto band Midnight Vesta have released their brilliant new album Seconds. Featuring the singles “Moving Day” and the majestic “Second Chances” it’s a wonderful progression as they hone their sound and narrative. It’s the bands long awaited follow up to their acclaimed debut EP “The […]

Review – The New Customs

Album: All Walls Fall Release Date: May 12, 2017 Download Genre: Contemporary/Folk The New Customs, a duo from Winnipeg have released their latest album, All Walls Fall.  The nine song release features the duo’s talent in the form of multiple instruments, harmonies, and thought provoking lyrics. Emma Cloney and Dale Brown also have a few […]

Review – Jeffery Straker

Album: Dirt Road Confessional Release Date: May 19, 2017 Download Genre: Folk/Country I’ve never been a big fan of country, save for a few notable exceptions. However, I am a sucker for a banjo – throw in a little piano and a strong beat and I’m hooked. Jeffery Straker has all of these elements. More […]