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John Hickman – Hello Hello

John Hickman, having found the spark for music sometime near the beginning of the new millennium, has been plugging away at tunes to find a new way to reach the...


ERA 9 – Warrior

Montreal’s own ERA 9 is releasing their new album ‘Gravity‘ on the 28th of April at Theatre Plaza, and it is going to be one hell of a party! Imagine Disturbed...


Ivan Beecroft – Believe

No one ever expected Florida Georgia Line to do a mash up with Guns’n'Roses…oh wait, they didn’t. It’s actually Ivan Beecroft with his upbeat, yet melancholic new single ‘Believe‘. Hoping...


Assimilation – The Laws Of Power

Assimilation is a new Canadian death metal band that aims to make nothing new about it. The only new aspect to this death metal band, is its ultimate goal to...


Captain Of The Lost Waves – “Hidden Gems – Chapter 1″

Wow! Even from the very first, I was immediately taken by the Captain of the Lost Waves. Indeed these are some sound waves that have been largely lost to time, but...


Gumshen – Fallacy

The rather eccentric, Seattle-based band, Gumshen, has certainly got a lot of gumption when it comes despondent, and dissonant pads, and synth. Their latest track, ’Fallacy‘, is so seemingly simple, stripped...


Tipsy In Chelsea – Gaslighter

Tipsy In Chelsea just released a brand new EP entitled Gaslighter. Though if one were to take a listen, one might not suspect that this classic-sounding collection came out of...


D.G. Adams – The Old Heart

Shakespearean actor, turned musician, D.G. Adams has just released his third album with Jump Attack Records: ‘The Old Heart‘. Working out of Vancouver B.C., Adams has clinched a sort of niche out...


Sr. Langosta – El Experimento Caribeño

Wow! How I never caught wind of Sr. Langosta before is stumping the ever-living hell out of me. But how thankful I am that this fusion band of Caribbean jazz funk...


C.K. Flach – Empty Mansions

“I think music is the strongest medium we have to share ideas, feelings and views. And what I hope for is that whoever listens to my music can take something...


Dugo – Lingua Franca

“Dugo is my life’s work. I think many of the people who purchased this album are video game music fans, and you can indeed find some affinity between my work...


Sterile Jets – No Gods No Loss

“Sonic Youth fucked the Velvet Underground and had an unruly Black Flag baby”, and the result is apparently the Sterile Jets. Self descriptions are always fun to come across, but are...


Ryan Summers – F51.01

“My interest in ambient music grew after struggling with insomnia for several years.  It helped keep my brain occupied on the nights when I couldn’t sleep.  Only certain ambient music...


The Psyatics – Famous Monsters

This is a sweet album… and almost in the way that some of it sounds a lot like the band Sweet. But make no mistake, The Psyatics really do have a...


Andrew Goldring – Cosmic Dance

Going out on his own last year, after fronting several bands, Andrew Goldring has ventured forth into the void, riding smooth bass lines, surrounded by ambient filler, while performing hauntingly...


Justin Allen and the Well Shots – White Oak & Kerosene

This whisky drinkin’ (sorry, we don’t put an ‘e’ in whisky up here), hard-livin’, country singin’ Justin Allen, and his new band, the Well Shots, just released their debut EP...


Tom Woodward – Beautiful Shadows

Tom Woodward has really got a mouthful of meaningful, and heartfelt lyrics that reflect the beauty and misery of our reality; our brief spark of consciousness that we can’t hold...


GEA – Pink

GEA, a native of Finland, and life-long musician, is releasing a debut EP called ‘Pink‘… and it is beautiful, and haunting. Wishing so much that I could share the EP...


MYFEVER – Golden

“This is burn-worthy music. Theft-worthy music.” This is according to the likely self-written bio of MYFEVER, and while they’d rather not be relegated to a mere comparison to a specific genre,...


Edward & Graham – Menomonee Road

First and foremost, this new single from Edward & Graham is undeniably fantastic. Menomonee Road is a hard-hitting, heart-thumping, technical-Americana-meets-metal sort of tune. That might sound a tad on the ridiculous side,...