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Stream Arkells’ New Cover of Tobias Jesso Jr.’s “Can’t Stop Thinking About You”

By: Staff –   Fresh off a Polaris long-list nomination, a couple of Juno Awards and sold out Canadian and international dates, Arkells have released a cover of Tobias Jesso Jr.’s “Can’t Stop Thinking About You”. “When I heard the Tobias record, I immediately got jealous,” said Arkells lead singer Max Kerman. “The chord-melodies and string … Continue reading

Polaris Music Prize Reveals 2015 Long-List

By: Staff –   The Polaris Music Prize announced their 2015 long-list at an event held at The Carleton in Halifax, Nova Scotia this afternoon. The Long-List Lydia Ainsworth – Right From Real Absolutely Free – Absolutely Free The Acorn – Vieux Loup Alvvays – Alvvays Arkells – High Noon Rich Aucoin – Ephemeral BADBADNOTGOOD & Ghostface Killah – Sour … Continue reading

Photos: Field Trip 2015 (Day 1) – Alabama Shakes, Purity Ring, Arkells, The War On Drugs

Photos by: Curtis Sindrey (@SindreyCurtis) & Justin Roth – Day one of Field Trip 2015 at Fort York in Toronto featured performances by Alabama-based blues rock band Alabama Shakes, who released their second album, Sound & Color, on April 21st, 2015 via ATO, Edmonton-based synthpop band Purity Ring, who released their second album, Another Eternity, on February 27th, … Continue reading

Photos: Lights, Arkells, The Weeknd Win at 2015 JUNO Gala Dinner and Awards

By: Staff – Canada’s music elite gathered to toast 35 JUNO Award winners at the 2015 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards presented by SiriusXM Canada tonight in Hamilton. Hosted by Jessi Cruickshank at the Hamilton Convention Centre, the evening’s festivities featured performances by a spectacular lineup of 2015 JUNO Award nominees and winners, as well … Continue reading

Photos: Riverfest Elora Ice Jam (Arkells, Rich Aucoin, Dear Rouge)

Photos by: Justin Roth – Best known for their late summer Riverfest Elora music festival, organizers of the long-standing event held a winter edition on March 7th at the Elora Mill Inn in Elora, ON with headliners Hamilton-based alt rock band Arkells, who released their third album, High Noon, on August 5th, 2014 via Universal Music Canada/Dine Alone … Continue reading

Photos: 2015 JUNO Awards Nominee Press Conference

Photos by: Amy Buck (@AmyBuckk) Organizers of the 2015 JUNO Awards held a press conference at The Danforth Music Hall in Toronto this morning to announce this year’s nominees; the winners being announced during the 44th annual JUNO Awards in Hamilton in March. A slew of 2015 nominees including Del Barber (Roots & Traditional Album of the Year: … Continue reading

Photos: Arkells, X Ambassadors, Adam Baldwin @ The Danforth Music Hall

Photos by: Morgan Hotston –  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 debuted at #3 on the Canadian Albums Chart, their highest position on that chart, played the first of three shows at The Danforth Music Hall in Toronto last night with Ithaca, New York-based … Continue reading

Contest: Win 2 Tickets to Arkells in Toronto!

  We’re giving away a prize pack that includes 2 tickets to each of Arkells’ Toronto shows at The Danforth Music Hall from Nov 27-29. You can enter only once via one of the following entry methods: Follow Aesthetic Magazine on Twitter and tweet the following message: Contest: Win 2 tickets to each of @arkellsmusic‘s #Toronto shows from … Continue reading

Photos: The 2014 CASBY Awards @ Sound Academy

Photos by: Fernando Paiz (@capaphotograph1) – The 2014 CASBY Awards took place at the Sound Academy in Toronto last night with award winners that included:  Molson Canadian Favourite New Artist: July Talk Favourite New Song: Yin Yang – USS Favourite Sugar Beach Session: City and Colour Favourite New Record: High Noon – Arkells The show also included performances by Arkells, Tokyo … Continue reading

Photos: Supercrawl 2014 – Arkells, The Dirty Nil, Shout Out Out Out Out, + More

Photos by: Fernando Paiz (@capaphotograph1) – Supercrawl 2014 kicked off with dozens of performances around downtown Hamilton including, 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 debuted at #3 on the Canadian Albums Chart, their highest position on that chart, Hamilton-based garage rock trio The Dirty Nil, who … Continue reading