Category Archives: Recommended Listening

Recommended Listening

Midweek Mixdown // Infectious Ear Candy Edition

Well hello there, somehow we've managed to survive the lion's share of 2018 and we're getting into Christmas/Year-End List season, but this edition of the Midweek Mixdown is going to eschew all of that. We're gonna give you a few gems for your ear balls, before they are over-inundated with carols and the like, so…Read More

Friday Night Soundtrack! 16/11/2018

Does anyone else feel like short weeks are the longest ones? Well, with the snow coming, here are some tunes to hunker down and do a deep dive into some new jams! Weakened Friends - Blue Again https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=blxyr3tUBfQ Andrew Waite - Out & Out https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=75WOkinT89E Bully - Feel The Same https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O9AChsNL0KA Hobo Johnson - Romeo…Read More

Midweek Mixdown // The Return Edition

Hey folks, it's been a minute since we sat down and cobbled together a Midweek Mixdown, so let's get into it, shall we? Jack White - "Connected by Love" https://youtu.be/0abmC8LKJOg C'mon Halifax, one of the most innovative and original artists in music today is hitting your arena, and the show still isn't sold out? It…Read More

Album Review // Arkells – Rally Cry

In the history of the music industry, there are plenty of bands who have tried to extend their relevance well beyond their third and fourth albums.  Some bands change line ups, some change their recording locations and others introduce new elements into the mix.  Some bands succeed, but many more wash up, wrecked on the…Read More

Podcast Episode 43 – NSMW Predictor Pod

Full disclosure - we have no idea who is going to win and have no real reasons to think what we do.  With that being said, Mitch returned to this week's podcast to help figure out who might take home some hardware at this weekend's Music Nova Scotia awards. You can listen to the podcast…Read More

Podcast Episode 41 – Forget Cancer

This week's podcast is a little different from the norm. We decided to shift our focus away from the music industry and went to television. We sat down with Ed Boulter and Nicole Johnson, the creators of the independent television show, Forget Cancer. You'll have to listen to the podcast and check the show out…Read More

Podcast Episode 40 – The Town Heroes

We hit the road for this week's episode, to chat with Mike and Bruce from The Town Heroes. We hit on a little bit of everything, from their latest release Everything (Will Be Fine When We Get to Where We Think We're Going), to their upcoming tour and the lives they lead via social media.…Read More

One Track // Tyler Guest – “All In”

Last seen performing with Halifax group Brothers, Tyler Guest has returned with his first single "All In". Sitting on a couch at home, on a rainy Thursday evening, Guest spoke about the process of creating the first single. "Beats haven't been my thing lately. For the last five years, I've been working hard to hone…Read More

Podcast Episode 39 – Natalie Lynn

Natalie and Ryan stopped by to chat about the evolution of the band, the upcoming tour with Canadian favourites Dear Rouge, and the importance of being able to play music with other women. You can find all of the Natalie Lynn social media links over on the band's website. Head on over to SoundCloud to…Read More

Friday Night Soundtrack // We Made it Through the Week!

The Interrupters - "She's Kerosene" While I don't know if I've completely overcome my Ska Fever of the early '00s, I do dig the punk-forward sound of the latest cut from The Interrupters, "She's Kerosene". It's a dose of up-tempo aural caffeine that will be a great fit for your early morning soundtrack. https://youtu.be/Yq2jJLswL8I Dennis…Read More