Mailbag Midweek Mixdown: An 8-Track subsidiary

Entertainment & Arts
1. Like A Motorcycle - "Into The Night" There are few female 4-piece outfits who have the same drive and ambition as Halifax's own Like A Motorcycle. The band has been logging serious time on the road, bouncing between Halifax, Sydney, Montreal and Toronto in anticipation of their forthcoming release High Hopes. "Into the… Read More

Concert Review: East Coast Rockabilly Riot

Entertainment & Arts
EB Anderson
Before we dig into the review from Saturday night's East Coast Rockabilly Riot, I have to declare that rockabilly is a genre I have very little experience with.  I knew songs such as "Stray Cat Strut", "Rock Around The Clock" and "Blue Suede Shoes" would fit the bill, but found myself mildly stumped when I heard that… Read More

Five Albums That Started Right

Entertainment & Arts
Creating an album can be a fickle process where every step of the way is scrutinized to the Nth degree.  Opinions are often emotionally charged thus resulting in multiple discussions on how both songs are constructed and how they fit within the larger whole of an album. (more…) Read More

CONCERT ANNOUNCEMENT :: Dean Brody & Paul Brandt’s Road Trip Tour

Entertainment & Arts
Multiple JUNO and CCMA Award winners Dean Brody and Paul Brandt are thrilled to announce the launch of their co-headline tour #RoadTrip. Bringing together the best in Canadian country music, this epic national #RoadTrip will make three stops in the Maritimes with special guest Whitney Rose. Dates include: Oct. 21  Moncton     Coliseum Oct. 23… Read More

Plug: Jeff’s Musical Car / East Coast Music Week in NFLD

Entertainment & Arts
I discovered this East Coast gem just recently. Let's just say it caught my curiosity from a previous HAFILAX post. It's called "Jeff's Musical Car", and if you haven't heard of it, it's about this man named Jeff Boudreau who hosts a segment, which features live performances and interviews of local artists, in the seats… Read More