Photos by: Carmin Edwards – Toronto-based punk-rock quartet The Flatliners, who released their fifth album, Division of Spoils, in 2015 via Fat Wreck Chords, which followed up their 2013 album, Dead Language, which was nominated for “Metal/Hard Music Album of the Year” at the 2014 JUNO Awards, performed at The Cobalt in Vancouver on June … Continue reading
Photos by: Carmin Edwards – Art pop singer-songwriter Santigold, who released her third album, 99¢, on February 26th, 2016 via Atlantic, which featured the singles “Can’t Get Enough of Myself”, “Who Be Lovin’ Me”, “Chasing Shadows”, and “Banshee”, performed at the Vogue Theatre in Vancouver last night.
Photos by: Carmin Edwards – Toronto-based dance-punk duo Death From Above 1979, who released a documentary called “Life After Death From Above 1979″, on October 7th, 2014, and who released their second album, The Physical World, on September 9th, 2014 via Last Gang Records, which featured the single “Trainwreck 1979″, performed at the PNE Forum in … Continue reading
By: Lucy Sky – M ost know him as the bass player for acclaimed Canadian indie rock band Metric. But Joshua Winstead is about to release his debut solo album, MMXX, on June 3rd via Royal Cut Records. The album features Winstead in his own space, and utilizing a variety of instruments to create a sound much different from … Continue reading
Photos by: Carmin Edwards – Toronto-based indie rock Metric, who released their sixth album, Pagans in Vegas, on September 18th, 2015 via Universal, performed at the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre in Vancouver last night with Seattle-based indie rock band Death Cab For Cutie, who released their eighth album, Kintsugi, on March 31st, 2015 via Atlantic, which was produced … Continue reading
Photos by: Carmin Edwards – Nova Scotia-based hip-hop artist Classified, who released his fourth album, Grateful, on January 15th, 2016 via Universal Music Canada, which featured the singles “No Pressure” featuring Snoop Dogg, and “Filthy” featuring DJ Premier, and which followed up his self-titled third album on January 22nd, 2013, performed at the Commodore Ballroom in … Continue reading
Photos by: Carmin Edwards – JUNO Award-nominated, British Columbia-based indie rock band Yukon Blonde, who released their third album, On Blonde, on June 16th, 2015, which featured the single “Saturday Night”, and which followed up their 2012 album, Tiger Talk, performed at the Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver last night with Minneapolis-based indie pop band On An On, who released … Continue reading
Photos by: Carmin Edwards – Hamilton-based alt rock band Arkells, who released their third album, High Noon, on August 5th, 2014 via Universal Music Canada/Dine Alone Records, which received a long-list nomination for the 2015 Polaris Music Prize, and which followed up their JUNO Award-nominated 2012 album, Michigan Left, performed at the Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver last night … Continue reading