Five Good Minutes With Midnight Vesta

In 2017 Toronto-based folk/rock group Midnight Vesta took to the road with their newly minted EP Seconds tightly in hand. With the hopes of exposing the East Coast to their brilliant blend of tone, style and musicianship, the group would embark on a run of successful shows, stretching from Fredericton to Halifax and everywhere in… Read More

One Track // “Cherry Pie” – Ponytails

Trying to rid the world of toxic masculinity, one open mouth kiss at a time We went into Ponytails trying to make something that was reflective of our personal relationship and what we wanted reflected in our music. With the “Cherry Pie” video, we took that same approach but exaggerated it to the tenth degree.… Read More

Podcast Episode 38 – Mike Campbell // HUFF

Jeff was flying solo on this week's podcast, as he hit the road to record in one of the world's most well-known tiki huts, located in Mike Campbell's back yard. We chatted about the music scene here in Halifax, what it might take to kick it up a notch, and the upcoming Halifax Urban Folk… Read More

One Track // Troy Alistair “Reasons”

With their third song in three weeks, Halifax rockers Troy Alistair release "Reasons". When speaking with Taran Guest about the latest single, the song was originally titled "For Me",  and in only the way Guest could put it, "...but that name sucked", as he laughed. "This tune, for me, is all about music".  It's also… Read More

Celebrating Acadian Day

By Chantal Caissie Ask any Acadian pal and they'll let you know that the Quinzou (or, y'know, 15 août if you want to get all formal about it) is one of the most fun celebrations in the summer. You've got tasty food, noisemakers galore during the raucous tintamarre, and incredible music. As a kid, and… Read More