Tag Archives: Wintersleep

Justin’s Top Albums Of 2016

Before I begin my rant, I gotta say that 2016 was a year that totally blew me away for music, and not just music across Canada, but music that came out of my hometown in Halifax. Wintersleep, Kestrels, Adam Baldwin, Like A Motorcycle, Hello Delaware, just to name a few artists that had a stellar… Read More

Gridlock Festival 2016 Preview

For all of you music festival-goers who are looking for your summertime fix, this is for you. Halifax was long overdue for an indie music-filled festival under the sun, and here it is. Gridlock Festival is in its inaugural year, and will be showcasing a stellar line-up of bands and comedic acts all throughout the… Read More

Summer Festival Season Preview

The days are longer, patios are busy with patrons, t-shirts are beginning to dominate the weekend daily attire, and there is an all-around pleasantness to people in general. What this means is that summer is right around the corner, which also puts us directly upon the path of the summer festival scene.   (more…) Read More

Justin’s Playlist

Hey, I just want to shout out to 2/3rd of our trio, Trevor & Jeff, the guys who pioneered Hafilax to what it is today, and the new member to the Hafilax crew, Juliet, who's bringing some fresh new content to the site. It's awesome to see how it continues to grow strong, throughout the… Read More

ICYMI: GRIDLOCK FESTIVAL // JUL 8 – 10 // HALIFAX, NS

Ensure you're following our pals over at the Gridlock Festival (@gridlockfest) on Twitter, as they have an announcement scheduled for Tuesday, March 1st to announce 10 more bands & 5 comedians for the Festival. ---------------- DIIV, American Football, TR/ST, Wintersleep, Baths, Lower Dens, Lowell, Beach Slang, and more announced for inaugural Gridlock Festival  ...tickets on sale NOW DIIV, American… Read More

Venue Countdown #1: The Marquee

There is no surprise that a unanimous vote led to The Marquee being the top ranked music venue on our site. (For the sake of the article, lets all agree to just use the name The Marquee from here on out. I know that its gone through a few different changes/names, but it's just easier… Read More

One Track: Wintersleep, “In Came The Flood”

Who here is excited to be seeing Wintersleep play at the newly opening Marquee Ballroom this weekend, raise your hands? *!*!*!* Just before heading out on tour in Europe to support their most recent album, Hello Hum, the boys are letting Halifax know they that our still loyal to their fans at home. And you… Read More