Tag Archives: Country

Colter Wall

Colter Wall Ticket Giveaway: The Horseshoe

On November 2nd Colter Wall is playing a sold-out show at The Legendary Horseshoe Tavern and we’ve got a pair of tickets to give away. Colter is a young artist who sounds like he’s been around 100 years. Born in Saskatchewan his style is described as Americana, Folk, Country, Old Tyme, Blues, Bluegrass, and lastly traditional. He’s … Continue reading Colter Wall Ticket Giveaway: The Horseshoe

New Music Spotlight

New Music Spotlight: Runaway Angel, Johnson Crook, ColinResponse, Birds of Bellwoods, and Danielle Bradbery

In our latest edition of the New Music Spotlight, we’ve got an almost exclusively Toronto list for your listening pleasure. We have three bands plus one solo artist, who call Toronto home and one non-Toronto entry for your viewing pleasure. Check out some new videos from Runaway Angel, Johnson Crook, Birds of Bellwoods, ColinResponse and … Continue reading New Music Spotlight: Runaway Angel, Johnson Crook, ColinResponse, Birds of Bellwoods, and Danielle Bradbery

Side A: Jillian Jacqueline Album Review

In May of 2016, Rolling Stone Magazine put Jillian Jacqueline on a list of 10 Country Artists You Need to Know… and if you didn’t get to know her then, the time is now with the release of her brand new album, Side A. The nine song album comes in just under 30 minutes, and … Continue reading Side A: Jillian Jacqueline Album Review

New Music Spotlight

New Music Spotlight: Terra Lightfoot, Brett Kissel, Barney Bentall, Domeno and Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

In our latest installment of the New Music Spotlight, we’re bringing you new music from Terra Lightfoot, Brett Kissel, Barney Bentall, Domeno and Black Rebel Motorcycle Club. Give them a listen and let us know what you think. And if you’re an artist who has new music coming up, get in touch! Let’s do this! … Continue reading New Music Spotlight: Terra Lightfoot, Brett Kissel, Barney Bentall, Domeno and Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

10 More Awesome Country Covers: Part 5

I love country covers of pop songs. It’s proof of the quality and versatility of the song, it’s fun as hell to sing along to, and when it’s live and the crowd is into it – it can be a big highlight on the night. So, here we are with the fifth edition of 10 … Continue reading 10 More Awesome Country Covers: Part 5

New Music Spotlight

New Music Spotlight: Chris Lane, Freedom Baby, The Jessica Stuart Few, Spidey Jackson, and St. Vincent

Festival Season has been amazing and all encompassing. Because of that, It’s been a while since our last New Music Spotlight. We’re very happy to be back and this time we’re bringing you new music from Chris Lane, Freedom Baby, The Jessica Stuart Few, Spidey Jackson and St. Vincent. Give them a listen and let … Continue reading New Music Spotlight: Chris Lane, Freedom Baby, The Jessica Stuart Few, Spidey Jackson, and St. Vincent

Sam Outlaw Ticket Giveaway: Longboat Hall at The Great Hall – September 25, 2017

Hey country music lovers, this one’s for you!!! On September 25th we’ll be attending the Sam Outlaw show at Toronto’s Longboat Hall at The Great Hall – and we want you to come too! Our friends at Collective Concerts have given us two pairs of tickets to give away and we can hardly wait to … Continue reading Sam Outlaw Ticket Giveaway: Longboat Hall at The Great Hall – September 25, 2017

Boots and Hearts 2017 - Doc Walker

Weathervane: Doc Walker at Boots & Hearts 2017!

Doc Walker hit the Boots & Hearts main stage on Thursday night in the headlining slot… and they showed the assembled country fans that they’ve still got after more than two decades on the job! With a setlist full of hits and sing alongs, the boys made sure to keep the Coors Banquet Kick Off … Continue reading Weathervane: Doc Walker at Boots & Hearts 2017!

New Music Spotlight: The Royal Foundry, Adam Gregory, Noah Smith, Murder Murder and Grace Mitchell

From my inbox, with this edition, we’re highlighting bands from Edmonton, Brown County, Sudbury, and Portland. A wide range of genres including Electro-Synth-Pop, Country, Bluegrass and Alt-Indie. So please settle in for a few minutes and check them out. Let’s do this! Artist: The Royal Foundry Hometown: Edmonton Genre: Electro-Alt-POP Related Artists: Magic Giant, The … Continue reading New Music Spotlight: The Royal Foundry, Adam Gregory, Noah Smith, Murder Murder and Grace Mitchell

The Album: Johnson Crook Album Review

We’ve been on the Johnson Crook train for the last 2-plus years, catching live shows, talking to the boys, and waiting for the moment that came on Friday, August 4, 2017 when Noel, Nathan, Trevor, and Jared released their debut full length album, The Album. The 12 track release (Coalition Music) comes on the heels … Continue reading The Album: Johnson Crook Album Review

Dan Davidson - Rod, Gun and Barbers Parkdale

Laugh When You Lie: Dan Davidson, Live in Toronto

Dan Davidson may be becoming known for his wacky videos, but country radio and country music fans know that he’s the real deal, And he’s just getting started. We met up with the former Tupelo Honey rocker at Parkdale’s Rod, Gun & Barbers during a stop in Toronto to talk about his music, DIY videos, … Continue reading Laugh When You Lie: Dan Davidson, Live in Toronto

Boots & Hearts 2017 Preview: Day-to-Day Schedule and Stage Lineup

Boots & Hearts 2017 is coming, and we’re getting ready for all of the live music action that we can handle. And now we know which day, stage, and time we’ll be catching our favourite country music artists from August 10 to 13th in Oro-Medonte, ON. Now, we know that there are going to be … Continue reading Boots & Hearts 2017 Preview: Day-to-Day Schedule and Stage Lineup

Calgary Stampede 2017: Cold Creek County Photo Review

The Nashville North Stage was home to a lot of great country music during the 2017 Calgary Stampede, including a fired up set from Ontario hit makers, Cold Creek County. The boys were at their best in front of the country music fans on hand, and you can tell they were loving it from the … Continue reading Calgary Stampede 2017: Cold Creek County Photo Review

New Music Spotlight: Bad Royale ft. Silver, Doc Yates, Ha Ha Tonka, Jillian Steele and Wayward Transmissions

From my inbox, with this edition, we’re highlighting bands from San Diego, Ottawa, West Plains, Nashville and Langley. A wide range of genres including Moombahton, Country, Rock and Pop. Take a few minutes and check them out. You won’t regret it. Let’s do this! Artist: Bad Royale ft. Silver Hometown: Magicland, CA  – Yeah, it really … Continue reading New Music Spotlight: Bad Royale ft. Silver, Doc Yates, Ha Ha Tonka, Jillian Steele and Wayward Transmissions