Review – Hearing Trees

Album: Puppets Release Date: March 7, 2017 Download Genre: Rock For their short, simple, straightforward 3-song EP Puppets, Winnipeg’s Hearing Trees took over a bar in January and recorded the three tunes live hoping to capture the raw essence of the performance. What they got was an elegant sound with rough edges, like a well-loved […]

FINN to release EP entitled, Godsend

Winnipeg’s smart-pop quintet FINN is set to release a new EP titled Godsend on March 24. They have recently put out a lyric video for the title track and if the song is any indication the EP will be definitely be something you’ll want to get your hands on. The band will be setting out […]

Review – Vikings

Album: Animal Kingdom Release Date: March 10, 2017 Download Genre: Pop-Synth Lovers of bands such as MGMT, Young Blood, and The Arcade Fire may enjoy the light, upbeat sounds of Vikings’ new EP, Animal Kingdom. Based out of Winnipeg, this 4-piece band blends together old-school new wave with modern dance beats to make a cheery […]

Jason Kirkness Releases in Tandem His Single and Video for “Whiskey Kiss”

Photo credit: Nanci Dagg Winnipeg’s own Jason Kirkness has done what his fans have waited a long time for – he’s released “Whiskey Kiss”  – worldwide, no less. Back in the early spring of 2013, when he heard this song for the first time, his reaction was that “it hauls major ass, it’s catchy as […]

David James Releases His Video for “What If I Don’t” on CMT Canada

CMT Canada debuted Winnipeg-based award-winning Canadian country music artist David James’s video for his newest single “What If I Don’t” on February 24. It was shot in a Warehouse in Toronto, on a stage set for an “all-about the song” video. The spotlight is on David James and his music. You get the chance to […]

VIKINGS release lead single, “Burning Man” from upcoming EP

Winnipeg, MB based, VIKINGS are set to release their new EP, Animal Kingdom on March 10, 2017 via Head In The Sand. The band will be celebrating the release with a hometown show at The Good Will. In advance of the release, the band has shared their synth-pop lead single, “Burning Man”. Enjoy, and be […]

Review – The Treble

Album: Modernaires Release Date: February 10, 2017 Download Genre: folk-pop The Treble are yet another product of Winnipeg’s bourgeoning music scene. The first time that I heard the group was from their cover of Mike Posner’s “I Took A Pill In Ibiza”, a song about losing fame and the inability to please everyone. The Treble’s […]