Review – Makayla Lynn

Album: On a Dare and a Prayer Release Date: March 24, 2017 Download Genre: Country Makayla Lynn has had more to her country music career before her Sweet 16th birthday party than most of us can imagine to have in a lifetime. Lynn has added songwriting credits, high profile performances, and three self-produced albums to […]

Photo review – The Stanfields, Rain Over St. Ambrose & Freman Dre & the Kitchen Party

Who: The Stanfields,  Rain Over St. Ambrose & Freman Dre & the Kitchen Party When: March 4, 2017 Where: Lee’s Palace in Toronto, ON On Saturday, March 4 two Nova Scotian bands took the stage at Lee’s Palace in Toronto. It will come as no surprise to those of you who have heard of The […]

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 […]

Show Review – Day Two – Groundswell Festival – The Royal Volts, Like A Motorcyle & The Stanfields

Who: The Stanfields, Like A Motorcyle & The Royal Volts When: March 17, 2017 Venue: Olympic Hall Where: Halifax, NS Shenanigans and Whiskey Guns. Let’s paint a picture, shall we? It is a Friday Night in Halifax, Saint Patrick’s Day, AND you have three of the best Punky-Rock bands going in Nova Scotia playing under […]

Show Review – Day One – Groundswell Festival – Heather Rankin & Rawlins Cross

Who: Heather Rankin & Rawlins Cross When: March 16, 2017 Venue: Spatz Theatre Where: Halifax, Nova Scotia Nova Scotian treasure Heather Rankin and Celtic band Rawlins Cross filled up The Spatz Theatre on Thursday night in Halifax to kick off GroundSwell Music Festival. GroundSwell Music Festival is a three-day event that highlights Nova Scotian talent, […]

Review – Jon McKiel

LP: Memorial Ten Count Release Date: March 10, 2017 Download Genre: Alternative Rock Nova Scotia Native Jon McKiel has released his LP Memorial Ten Count. This ten track LP is smooth, classic indie rock that is sure to get listeners swaying along. The variety of songs give a glimpse as to just what McKiel can do – […]

Five Questions With Christine Campbell

Recently I was introduced to Halifax, NS artist, Christine Campbell. Christine is about to release her new album, Roller Coaster in April, and has released a single from said album, “Last Man Standing”, which you can hear below. While you’re at it, give our Five Questions With segment a read, you may learn something new […]