Category Archives: Recommended Listening

Recommended Listening

Justin’s Favourite Albums of 2017

A good thing about making a "year-end list" is that you've got your own personalized list of favourite albums that you've listened to in the span of a year, that you get to show off. It's almost like bragging rights. And you get to promote the bands that you like. But I think the best…Read More

Friday Night Soundtrack // Where has time gone?

"Live in the Moment" - Portugal. The Man At the moment, Portugal. The Man have taken Midas' golden touch, and continue to drop these incredibly infectious slices of indie-rock. Just press play, and don't call us when you can shake this one out of your head. https://youtu.be/Hha0bwVvGmY "Chainsmoking" - Jacob Banks There is something soulful…Read More

Midweek Mixdown // Side A :: In Gord We Trust

Alert the Medic - "Grace, Too" Local rock outfit Alert the Medic called upon an instantly recognizable name from the Can-Con heydey of the '90s in Mike Turner (of Our Lady Peace fame) to cover a Hip classic from Day for Night.  "Grace, Too" is well suited to Ryan McDonald's vocal range, and the band sounds…Read More

Podcast Episode 26 – Tara Thorne

Founder and lead vocalist of the local indie rock band Dance Movie, Tara Thorne, stopped by to chat about the group's latest release, Pierce. You can purchase the album and check out any upcoming performances over on the group's bandcamp. You can head on over to SoundCloud to listen to the podcast, or subscribe over…Read More

Midweek Mixdown // Side A – Ladies Only

Gabrielle Papillon - "Keep the Fire" https://youtu.be/Yyknc92r17k The lead single off of Papillon's recently released LP is nothing short of fire. It may not be loaded with bombast, but it is a dynamic and soaring affair that comes through like a cool breeze during a nor'easter. It's a beautifully haunting track that deserves your attention.…Read More