Photo Review – Day Three – Groundswell Festival – Arsoniste, In-Flight Safety & Ria Mae

Who: Arsoniste, In-Flight Safety, Ria Mae When: February 23, 2017 Venue: Olympic Community Centre Where: Halifax, Nova Scotia Nova Scotia’s GroundSwell Music Festival celebrated its third and final night on Saturday with Arsoniste, In-Flight Safety and headliner Ria Mae at the Olympic Community Centre in Halifax. Arsoniste is a synth pop singer-songwriter featuring a backing […]

Interview – Like A Motorcyle

Halifax punk rockers, Like A Motorcycle, are currently in the midst of their current tour- which has taken them through Europe and across Canada- in promotion of their latest full length record, High Hopes.  The four piece band is very distinctive among their peers of modern punk and hard rock bands due to their style […]

Show Review – Like A Motorcyle

When: October 15, 2016 Venue: Sneaky Dee’s Where: Toronto, Ontario The first time I saw Like A Motorcycle was almost eight months ago when they opened for The Stanfields at Plan b in Moncton, New Brunswick when they completely blew my mind. Fast forward to October and I’m in Toronto, having moved back home from […]

Review – Willie Stratton

Album: Della Rosa Release Date: Digitally on September 2, 2016, Release show October 13 at Gus’ Pub in Halifax NS Download Genre: Country, Rockabilly Willie Stratton’s latest EP, Della Rosa may be of Canadian origin- being from Halifax, he earned the title of “Hali-Billy”- but it finds its roots and muse in the westward bound […]

Interview – Pretty Archie

I recently had a chance to ask Cape Breton, NS based band, Pretty Archie a series of questions via email about their new album, Sing Alongs and Love Songs, as well as their cross Canada tour, and much more! First off, care to introduce yourselves to our readers? We are Pretty Archie, a 4 piece […]

Review – Cory Isenor

Album: A Painted Portrait (Of A Classic Ruse) Release Date: September 16, 2016 Download Genre: Folk A Portrait (Of A Classic Ruse), the sixth album from Halifax, Nova Scotia’s Corey Isenor has been released.  The folky, singer-songwriter record captures the artist at a creative peak and demonstrates a level of musical sophistication. Opening to the […]

Review – Laura Roy

EP: Laura Roy Release Date: July 3, 2016 Download Link: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/laura-roy-ep/id1111711933 Genre: Pop/ RnB Laura Roy is one of Halifax’s newest singer-songwriters and she has just released her debut self-titled EP last month. The 6 track album is filled with upbeat music, synth pop that gets you dancing and catchy hooks that lure you into […]