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 […]

Winnipeg Folk Festival is Back for its 44th Year

The 44th Winnipeg Folk Festival takes place from July 6 to 9, 2017, in Birds Hill Provincial Park, Manitoba. This annual festival is a North American premier outdoor folk music festival and this year’s line-up has proven to be incredible with headliners City and Colour, The Shins and Feist. Local favourites Joey Landreth, John K. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

PREMIERE – Kakagi releases video for “Spadina Streetcar”

Winnipeg, MB based rock band, Kakagi released their debut EP, Pronounced: /Ke-Ka-Gi/ in November of 2016. Now, we are happy to premiere the video for their single, “Spadina Streetcar”. The video was filmed at Carther Studio, the gallery/workspace of a local Winnipeg glass sculptor, Waren Carther, who’s works can be seen in the video. Enjoy […]

Review – Kayla Luky

Album: Back To Dirt Release Date: January 20, 2017 Download Genre: Alt Country/ Roots Manitoba country artist, Kayla Luky has released a twelve track album, Back to Dirt. This is her third album, and she’s no stranger to the scene, being awarded the 2016 MCMA Emerging Artist Award. She has toured all over Manitoba, as […]