Friday Playlist – CMAOntario Awards Nominees 2017

This weekend is a big one for Ontario country music fans. It is the Country Music Association of Ontario Awards. The awards take place on Sunday, and we decided to honour that with a playlist of this year’s nominees. Jordyn Meade-Baxter I’m an aspiring entertainment journalist from Fredericton, New Brunswick. I have an always growing […]

The Road To Sawdust City Music Festival – Jessica Mitchell

Photo Credit: Kayla Rocca This August long weekend (August 4-6),  Gravenhurst, ON is the place to be. Of course I’m speaking of the inaugural Sawdust City Music Festival. We are excited that we have been given the chance to showcase some of the amazing talent taking part in the festival, we are doing a series of […]

Jessica Mitchell’s New Singles Hit Charts Immediately

Earlier this month, singer-songwriter Jessica Mitchell quietly dropped two incredible new singles digitally: “Don’t Love Me” and “Tear It Down”, co-written by Mitchell herself and produced by Karen Kosowski. Less than two weeks later, “Don’t Love Me” has already hit the Top 50 chart as the #5 Canadian release and has been included on the […]

Five Questions With Mallory Johnson

We first met Mallory Johnson, in London, Ontario last year, at Diamonds In The Rough; the popular multi-session event, put on by Sirroma Entertainment, showcasing many of Canada’s up-and-coming artists, during CCMA Week. On May 12, 2017, Johnson released her latest single, “Good Mistake To Make”. This is one you need to listen to! I […]

Full lineup announced by Sawdust City Music Festival

Today, Sawdust City Music Festival presented by TD announced their full line-up for the inaugural 3-day festival this August 4-6 in Gravenhurst, ON. The festival is the creative brainchild of Canadian singer/songwriter, Musician and label owner, Miranda Mulholland. The festival will consist of 3 nights of music at the Sawdust City Brewery, an evening of […]

Boots & Hearts 2017: Top 5 Female Canadian Artists

Over the years I’ve found that Boots&Hearts has been predominantly male country artists that hit the stage. And while I would first like to point out, I am NOT complaining, it is nice to see there is quite a few female artists representing Boots this year. I felt it was my duty (and pleasure) to share […]

CMAOntario Announces 2017 Award Nominees

Good Morning Country Music fans! It’s an an exciting day for Ontario Country Artists and fans alike. The Country Music Association of Ontario (CMAOntario) is pleased to announce the nominees for the fifth annual CMAOntario Awards. Presented by Slaight Music, with support from the Ontario Media Development Corporation, the awards recognize the talent and achievements […]