Category Archives: Recommended Listening

Recommended Listening

One Track // “Powerless” (Acoustic) – Classified & Friends

On June 5th, local Hip-Hop heavyweight Classified gathered together an all-star team of musicians (including Breagh MacKinnon, David Myles, Joel Plaskett, Mo Kenny, Neon Dreams, Rose Cousins, Adam Baldwin, & others) to record a stripped-down, intimate version of his important and heavy-hitting "Powerless".  This recording was put together to support the IWK SeaStar Centre in…Read More

Summer Nostalgia

By Chantal Caissie Now that it's June and I'm finally able to go outside without a jacket (I could before, but now I actually feel warm instead of just optimistic and cold), it means it's time to start seriously thinking about this year's Song of the Summer. Instead of looking ahead to this year's Song…Read More

Midweek Mixdown // The Corvette Sunset Edition

In keeping with the theme of celebrating the latest release from Matt Steele & The Corvette Sunset, we asked Kyle and Marcus to help put together this week's MEGA playlist for your ear drums to chew on. Kyle - As of late I've been revisiting Radiohead's A Moon Shaped Pool, which came out a little…Read More

FNS // Long Weekend Hangover Edition…..

Jessie Reyez - "Body Count" While Donald Glover's alter-ego may have dropped one of the most controversial and important music videos in over a decade in "This is America", no one should be sleeping on Toronto's Jessie Reyez. She has been making alternative pop music for a bit now, and with her recent win for…Read More

Midweek Mixdown // Side B: Soggy Socks Mix

Hope you've managed to hide away from these never-ending raindrops, but man what a spring we've had thus far; until this week it's been cold and dreary, but that long awaited blast of sunshine is well overdue. That groundhog must be having a good laugh off in his burrow, now can we just flip the…Read More

Midweek Mixdown // The ECMAs Are Upon Us Edition…

It's that time of year again, and to celebrate their 30th anniversary the East Coast Music Awards have returned to Halifax, Nova Scotia. There are a ton of talented acts descending upon Halifax for the festivities, and this list will feature a few of the acts hitting town this week, some of whom you will…Read More