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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

Album Review // Brothers – Zebra

2018 sees the return of Halifax, NS-based band Brothers, who have readied their latest album, entitled Zebra. It’s been a minute since Adam Bourque, Brandon Campbell, and brothers Taran and Tyler Guest have put out new music, and captured accolades in the 2016 Best of Halifax survey as ‘Best New Band/Artist’. This is an act…Read More

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

Album Review // The Brood – Transistor

All too often, bands who thrive in a live environment can't always capture the same energy when trying to carry it over and capture it in the studio. The Brood's debut full-length album Transistor has managed to break the mould, and lets you hear almost exactly what you'll get in their live show (less the 6-minute…Read More