The Wolfe releases music video for ‘Can You Hear Me?’

Saskatoon all-female trio, The Wolfe, released a video today for their song “Can You Hear Me?” It is to follow up from their last video, “Dumb Dog”. The Wolfe is known for sending messages of risk-taking through their music, and this time took it to the screen. The video for “Can You Hear Me?” is a fight […]

Review – Desirée Dawson

Album: Wild Heart Release Date: February 24, 2017 Download Genre: Indie/Soul Vancouver, BC-based Indie/Soul singer and songwriter Desirée Dawson, released her newest album entitled Wild Heart on February 24. Desirée Dawson is a 26 years old talented young lady that grabbed the attention of the nation when she won the CBC Music’s Searchlight Competition last […]

CBC Music’s Searchlight 2017 Submissions Now Open

The search for Canada’s next big music act returns for the 2017 edition! CBC Music has officially opened up submissions for SEARCHLIGHT, with the deadline for entry being February 7. The application is open to musicians of all types including solo artists, duos and groups from all genres. The competition will take place on CBC, […]

CBC Searchlight 2016 – Get to know 2 finalists – Desiree Dawson & Teo Milea

Yesterday, we gave you the chance to get to know two of the top four finalists in the CBC Searchlight competition this year, and now it’s time to meet the final two that were whittled down from over 2000 applicants, Surrey, BC based Desiree Dawson & Toronto, ON based Teo Milea. Introducing Desiree Dawson Hometown: […]

CBC Searchlight 2016 – Get to know 2 finalists – ANDI & Dylan Menzie

It all started with over 2,000 Searchlight submissions from across Canada, and now it’s been narrowed down to four finalists. We are pleased to say we’ve had the chance to speak to all four via email interviews and now it’s time to present them to you! Today, let’s get to know more about Caledon, ON […]

CBC Music’s Searchlight contest is back

The 2016 search for Canada’s best new artist is back with CBC Music’s Searchlight contest. Though this year does bring some changes, musicians of all types and genres are asked to submit their music to cbcmusic.ca/searchlight before Wednesday, March 23. This year applicants must submit a video of themselves performing one original song, along with […]

CBC Searchlight Round 2

By: Tara Thompson Round 2 of CBC’s Searchlight is well underway. With voting closing on Monday (the 20th), competition in each region was cut down to just 25 per region. If you were overwhelmed by all the great acts in round one, hopefully your voting decision was made easier. With only 10 votes to spread […]