Photos by: Gunnar Mallon – UK indie rock band The Coral, who released their eighth album, Distance Inbetween, on March 4th, 2016 via Ignition Records, which featured the singles “Chasing the Tail of a Dream”, and “Miss Fortune”, and which followed up their 2014 album, The Curse of Love, performed at the O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds, UK … Continue reading
Photos by: Josh Ladouceur – Toronto-based indie rock band Tokyo Police Club, who released their new EP, Melon Collie and the Infinite Radness, on April 8th, 2016 via Dine Alone Records, performed the first of three nights at the Mod Club in Toronto last night with soft rock singer Your Boy Tony Braxton (aka Shad), who released his debut … Continue reading
Photos by: D Dipasupil – Hip-Hop/R&B artist Pharrell Williams, who his expected to release the soundtrack to the new film, Hidden Figures entitled Hidden Figures: The Album on December 9th via Columbia, performed at Rockefeller Center in New York City this morning as part of the Citi Concert Series.
By: Staff – At The Drive-In have released their first new song in 16 years. “Governed By Contagions,” from the band’s forthcoming full length album produced by ORL and Rich Costey, is the first new song written and recorded by At The Drive In since the 2000 release of its landmark third album Relationship Of Command. It is now available as … Continue reading
Photos by: Morgan Hotston – Brooklyn-based alternative hip-hop group Flatbush Zombies, who released their debut album, 3001: A Laced Odyssey, on March 11th, 2016 via Glorious Dead Recordings, which featured the singles “Bounce”, and “This Is It”, and which featured artwork by David Nakayama (Marvel Adventures, Deadpool, Big Hero 6), performed at the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto last night New York City-based rapper … Continue reading
Photos by: Bennett Raglin – Ten-time Grammy Award winner John Legend, who released his fifth album, Darkness and Light, on December 2nd, 2016 via GOOD/Columbia, performed an exclusive concert for Pandora listeners at the Angel Orensanz Center in New York City last night, which boasted a set of hits including the Academy-Award winning song “Glory”.
By: Staff – Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers have announced the first dates of their 40th Anniversary Tour. Petty announced the tour on SiriusXM’s “Tom Petty Radio” this morning. The U.S. tour, will begin on April 20, 2017 in Oklahoma City and continues throughout the summer with more dates, including on the west coast, still to be announced. Joe Walsh will appear … Continue reading
Photos by: Brendan Albert – The 12th annual Andy Kim Christmas Concert took place last night at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Toronto, which featured performances by Andy Kim, Nelly Furtado, Sloan, Finger Eleven, Ron Sexsmith, Bahamas, Bobby Bazini, David Clayton-Thomas (Blood, Sweat and Tears), Kevin Drew (Broken Social Scene), Tim Baker (Hey Rosetta), and more.
Photos by: Sarah McNeil – Acclaimed indie pop singer-songwriter Hannah Georgas, who released her newest album, For Evelyn, on June 24th, 2016 via Dine Alone Records, which was produced by Graham Walsh (Holy Fuck), mixed by Nicolas Vernhes (The War on Drugs, Animal Collective, Dirty Projectors, etc) and featured collaborations with Ryan Guldemond (Mother Mother) and Andy Shauf, performed at the Mod … Continue reading
By: Staff – Pop-Punk icons New Found Glory announced their 20th Anniversary Tour today. The tour starts March 22 in Baltimore, MD and travels across the United States before ending in Ft. Lauderdale, FL on May 12. Fans will be able to hear select albums in their entirety released prior to 2010 at each tour date. A full list of dates and albums can be found below. … Continue reading
By: Staff – Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness announces the release of his new album, Zombies on Broadway, on February 10, 2017 via Vanguard Records. The album is available for pre-order now, accompanied by two songs: Alternative Radio Top 20 hit, Fire Escape, and Brooklyn, You’re Killing Me. In celebration of the release, McMahon will embark on a national headlining ‘Zombies in America’ North American tour, … Continue reading
Photos by: Jay Munoz – Australian indie folk-rock band The Paper Kites, who released their second album, Twelvefour, on August 28th, 2015 via Sony, which featured the singles “Electric Indigo”, “Revelator Eyes”, and “Renegade”, and which was written entirely between the hours of midnight and four am, performed at the Gateway in Calgary last night with Oklahoma City-based indie rock band … Continue reading
By: Staff – Ryan Adams today announced details of his first album of all new original material since 2014’s Ryan Adams. The new album, Prisoner, which is set for release on February 17th via Pax-Am/Blue Note, will include the first single “Do You Still Love Me?” which is available today for purchase and as an instant grat with all pre-orders. Stream it … Continue reading
By: Staff – Following yesterday’s Best Alternative Music Album GRAMMY Award nomination for The Hope Six Demolition Project, PJ Harvey will embark on her most extensive North American headline tour in more than ten years. Featuring the 10-piece band that accompanied her on this year’s four sold out and critically lauded U.S. dates, PJ Harvey’s return to North … Continue reading
Photos by: Morgan Hotston – UK indie rock band Ultimate Painting, who released their third album, Dusk, on September 30th, 2016, which followed up their 2015 album, Green Lanes, performed at the Horseshoe Tavern in Toronto last night with New York City-based indie pop band EZTV, who released their newest album, High In Place, on September 30th, 2016, which followed up their 2015 album, … Continue reading
By: Staff – CTV and The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) announced today that multi-platinum, singer-songwriter Shawn Mendes is confirmed to perform at the 2017 JUNO Awards. Following the successful release of his latest album, Illuminate, this fall, four 2016 MTV EMA wins, two 2016 IHeart Radio wins, and a performance on SNL this past weekend, Mendes returns to the … Continue reading
Photos by: Brendan Albert – Toronto-based dance-punk duo MSTRKRFT, which consists of Jesse Keeler of Death from Above 1979, who released their second album, The Physical World, in September 2014, and Al-P (Alex Puodziukas) of Girlsareshort, and who released their third album, Operator, on July 22nd, 2016 via Last Gang, performed at the Hoxton in Toronto last night with Toronto-based electronic duo Bulkhead, who … Continue reading
Photos by: Dan Fischer – Halifax-based alt rock/indie rock band Wintersleep, who will release their new album, The Great Detachment, on March 4, 2016 via Dine Alone Records, which features the single “Amerika”, and which followed up their 2012 album, Hello Hum, which was produced by Tony Doogan, and Dave Fridmann (The Flaming Lips, Mercury Rev, MGMT), performed at the Guelph Concert Theatre in Guelph, … Continue reading
Photos by: David Scala – Juno Award winning Canadian rock band, Sam Roberts Band, who released their sixth album, TerraForm, on October 28th, 2016, which was produced by Graham Walsh (Holy Fuck, Alvvays, Viet Cong, METZ), which followed up their 2014 album, Lo-Fantasy, performed an intimate acoustic set at Tiny Record Shop in Toronto last night.