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The Honest Heart Collective - Adelaide Hall - Canadian Music Week 2017

CMW 2017 Interview: The Honest Heart Collective

Early in the week, we had a chance to chat with The Honest Heart Collective before their Canadian Music Week opening night showcase. Thanks to Kevin Heerema and Ryan MacDonald for taking time between sound checks and all that other stuff bands do before a show, to talk to us. It was a busy time and we … Continue reading CMW 2017 Interview: The Honest Heart Collective

Silver Love Club - Adelaide Hall - Canadian Music Week 2017 Feature-0073

5 Quick Questions with Silver Love Club

In our latest 5 Quick Questions, we talk to Michael Votano of Silver Love Club about changes, new music, food and more! Silver Love Club have lots of shows during Canadian Music Week including opening night at the Honest Heart Collective Showcase and The Aussie Night Out Showcase. Check here for dates, places and times! Q1: … Continue reading 5 Quick Questions with Silver Love Club

Canadian Music Week Wave 2

Canadian Music Week 2017 – Round 2 Artist Announcement

On January 19th we gave you the first wave of artists announced for Canadian Music Week 2017 and today we’ve got the next wave. Get ready, the list jumps from 120 to 367 bands from 24 countries. Big names added to the list include Wolf Parade, Earl Sweatshirt, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, Allie X, … Continue reading Canadian Music Week 2017 – Round 2 Artist Announcement

Dierks Bentley Black Video

Black: Dierks Bentley Video Release

Have you seen it yet? Dierks Bentley has just released a video for the title track Black. This is the third single off the album Black and it’s very different. Somewhere on a Beach was fun, upbeat with a hip-hop feel and Different for Girls offers up an understanding, kind feeling, featuring uber talented Elle King. Both hit the number one … Continue reading Black: Dierks Bentley Video Release

Mobile 10 Year Anniversary

Mobile: Tomorrow Starts Today 10th Year Anniversary Show

There have been some great 10 year Anniversary tours this past year and while this isn’t a tour but a single show, we’re very excited that it’s happening. In case you haven’t heard Mobile is coming together for one night in Montreal to play “Tomorrow Starts Today” from start to finish. The show is coming … Continue reading Mobile: Tomorrow Starts Today 10th Year Anniversary Show

2016 CCMA Awards Green Carpet Photo Review

Tim and Amanda Hicks Jessi Cruikshank Chris Lane Jess MoskalukeJess Moskaluke and The LovelocksThe LovelocksWes MackKelsea BalleriniThe Washboard UnionAlisha NewtonJessica MitchellJonny HarrisMike StevensThe Road HammersJason McCoyCCMA Discovery Program Participants Two Shine County, Tenille Arts, Eric Ethridge, Runaway Angel, Livy JeanneTwo Shine CountyMeghan PatrickGord BamfordBobby WillsShahir Massoud, Steven Sabados, Amanda BainHigh ValleyChad BrownleeMurray McLauchlan and Denise … Continue reading 2016 CCMA Awards Green Carpet Photo Review

Molly Johnson Toronto Jazz Festival 2016

Molly Johnson at Toronto Jazz Fest 2016

Thursday night saw us a week into the 2016 Toronto Jazz Festival and we were blessed with the legendary presence of Molly Johnson. The nearly sold out tent at Toronto’s Nathan Phillips Square was transformed into a sultry, sweet jazz club and Molly had us eating out of her hands. Joined on stage by Colleen … Continue reading Molly Johnson at Toronto Jazz Fest 2016

CMT Music Fest Day-to-Day Schedule and Set Times

Set times are now up for CMT Music Fest and it’s looking like there shouldn’t be too much overlap and that’s good news for all of us. If you’re looking for more details you can hop on over to the CMT Music Fest page using THIS LINK. They’ve got some great artist profiles up if … Continue reading CMT Music Fest Day-to-Day Schedule and Set Times

Kiefer Sutherland Band at The Horseshoe Toronto Jazz Festival 2016

Not Enough Whiskey: Kiefer Sutherland at The Horseshoe Tavern

It was a dark, hot, sweaty Monday night as the Toronto Jazz Festival came to The Horseshoe Tavern… and we loved it. Opening the show was Toronto’s very own Jessica Mitchell. One of our personal favourites, Jessica has been doing some great things including lots of touring. Look for her at upcoming summer dates including … Continue reading Not Enough Whiskey: Kiefer Sutherland at The Horseshoe Tavern

3,2,1 Let Go: Lisa Loeb is Coming to Vinyl and Toronto Q&A

You all know Lisa Loeb… in fact, I’m going to give you a minute to sing Stay (I Missed You) to yourself. Do it out loud, don’t be ashamed! What you might not have known is that the 90s indie pop darling is still going strong, still super busy, and finally bringing vinyl to her vast … Continue reading 3,2,1 Let Go: Lisa Loeb is Coming to Vinyl and Toronto Q&A

WayHome 2016 VIP Preview Party at The Drake Hotel!

There’s no doubt that VIP is the good life. On Tuesday night at the Drake Hotel on Queen Street West in Toronto we hit the WayHome VIP Preview party and got a small taste of some of the awesome things that are waiting for ticket holders this summer at Burl’s Creek. The Drake did an … Continue reading WayHome 2016 VIP Preview Party at The Drake Hotel!

CMW 2016: Tommy Stinson Showcase with Frankie Lee at The Horseshoe

With Canadian Music Week in full swing on Thursday night, we headed to The Horseshoe for the Tommy Stinson Showcase. On stage when we arrived was Frankie Lee. Accompanied by drums and a bass player Frankie’s sound drew me to the back of the Horseshoe. He brings a kind of Neil Young alternative country vibe … Continue reading CMW 2016: Tommy Stinson Showcase with Frankie Lee at The Horseshoe

Meghan Patrick Boots and Hearts KX Hot Shots Showcase CMW 2016 Photo Credit Ray Williams - @APerfectPixel

CMW 2016: Boots & Hearts Hot Shots Showcase – Photo Review

On Tuesday, May 3 at The Phoenix, Boots & Hearts brought a country music party to Toronto! In partnership with KX96 and KX94.7, the Canadian Music Week Hot Shots Showcase featured Blackjack Billy, Meghan Patrick, Eric Ethridge, the James Barker Band, Dani Strong, and Kansas Stone in a 5 hour concert that had the crowd singing, dancing, … Continue reading CMW 2016: Boots & Hearts Hot Shots Showcase – Photo Review

Third Eye Blind

WayHome Preview 2016: Third Eye Blind Top 5

Formed in San Francisco in 1993 Third Eye Blind became the background of our lives. The one remaining original member is Stephan Jenkins, lead vocalist. The debut self-titled album spent 104 weeks on the Billboard music chart and gave the band three charting singles. Those three are on this list and they cemented a place in … Continue reading WayHome Preview 2016: Third Eye Blind Top 5

Lee DeWyze at Lee's Palace

Lee DeWyze, Wakey Wakey and Leslie DiNicola at Lee’s Palace

Thursday night found me at Lee’s Palace to check out Lee DeWyze. Now that name might seem a little familiar to some of you. Can’t quite put your finger on it? I’ll give you a hint. He may have won one of those tv show music competitions. Yep, that’s right, American Idol Season 9 in … Continue reading Lee DeWyze, Wakey Wakey and Leslie DiNicola at Lee’s Palace