By: Staff – Indie alt-country band LeBarons are back with their new song “Long Highway”, which you can stream exclusively on Aesthetic Magazine below. “It starts with a choice – “hold on tight, or let go and blow away with the wind”, says the band about the new song. “With those opening lines on “Long … Continue reading
Photos by: Brendan Albert – Review by: Adam Harrison – Last night, Massey Hall played host to the sweet and sad tunes of Ryan Adams. Currently touring for his sixteenth studio album, Prisoners, Adams brought us more tales of melancholy as his 2015 divorce to singer/actress Mandy Moore inspired his latest record. However, there was nothing but love for Adams … Continue reading
Photos by: Tyler Roberts – Toronto-based alt country singer-songwriter Justin Rutledge, who released his seventh album, East, on September 23rd via Outside Music, which followed up his 2014 album, Daredevils, which consisted entirely of Tragically Hip covers performed by Rutledge and an array of guest musicians including Broken Social Scene’s Brendan Canning, Jenn Grant, Andy Maize, and Mary … Continue reading
Photos by: Isaac Wray – Toronto-based alt country six-piece The Strumbellas, who released their third album, Hope, on April 22nd, 2016, performed at the Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver last night.
Photos by: Santiago Covarrubias – Alt-County singer-songwriter Josh Ritter, who released his newest album, Sermon on the Rocks, on October 16th, 2015, which followed up his 2013 album, The Beast in Its Tracks, performed at Thalia Hall in Chicago last night.
Photos by: Morgan Hotston – Brooklyn-based alt country band The Lone Bellow, who released their second album, Then Came The Morning, on January 27th, 2015 via Descendant Records, which was produced Aaron Dessner of The National, performed at The Opera House in Toronto last night with Alabama-based R&B/Pop singer-songwriter Anderson East, who released his third album and first major label release, … Continue reading
Photos by: Dan Fischer – Two-time Juno Award-winning bluegrass/alt-country/folk singer-songwriter Old Man Luedecke, who released his sixth album, Domestic Eccentric, on July 24 via True North Records, performed at the Elora Brewing Company in Elora, ON last night.
Photos by: Amanda Cain – Alt country/folk-rock singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile, who released her fifth album, The Firewatcher’s Daughter, on March 3rd, 2015 via ATO, which follows up her 2012 album, Bear Creek, performed at the Royal Oak Music Theatre in Detroit, MI last night.