By: Jessica Nakamoto – Time and time again, Jon Hopkins has found himself in good company. Whether it was working closely with big names such as Coldplay, Brian Eno, or King Creosote, there was a clear indication of talent in the works when it came to this British phenom. However, it wasn’t until … Continue reading
We invited our team of contributors to share some of their favourite concerts of 2017. Many identify with their top picks on a personal level where a concert was the highlight of their year. For some, their list represents a culmination of 2017’s hard work; and others select clear stand-outs amidst the transforming process of discovering … Continue reading
By: Staff – Today, Darcys kick off the holiday season with an original Christmas song, “Another Log On The Fire”, which you can stream below. Written, recorded, and produced by Jason Couse and Wes Marskell, “Another Log On The Fire” offers Darcys fans a new holiday classic. Mixed by Matty Green (Coldplay, Rhianna, The … Continue reading
Photos by: Andrea Lorena – Coldplay frontman Chris Martin, who is currently on the band’s ongoing “A Head Full of Dreams” world tour, played an intimate set at the Wynwood Yard in Miami, Florida last night with tour opener Izzy Bizu.
By: Staff – Bishop Briggs, the UK singer and songwriter whose viral debut single “Wild Horses” reached #1 on Spotify’s US Viral Chart and #2 on Spotify’s Global Viral 50 charts, has released the official video for the track. Watch the “Wild Horses”video below. In the “Wild Horses” video, which was directed by Ramon Ayala and filmed in Encino, CA, Briggs wanders around the … Continue reading
By: Amrit Sandhu – During a time where music is going in a million different directions, Bishop Briggs is a unique voice in the crowd. Coming off a string of dates as the opener for Coldplay’s ongoing “A Head Full Of Dreams Tour”, the UK singer’s natural coolness, profound lyrics, and powerful voice makes her hard to ignore. And … Continue reading
Photos by: Janine Van Oostrom – UK pop-rock band Coldplay, who released their seventh album, A Head Full of Dreams, on December 4th, 2015 via Parlophone/Atlantic, performed at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo last night.
By: Daniel Gerichter (@ZenDonut) – A year ago, this review would have been about “seeing what the big deal is” regarding Lorde, the Kiwi, come-from-out-of-nowhere sensation. Since then, she’s shaken off the “newcomer” stigma by releasing the well-received Pure Heroine, playing memorable sets at festivals like Lollapalooza and Coachella, being included in Forbes’ “30 under 30” and by being named … Continue reading
By: Paula Reid – It’s been five years since Halifax-natives In-Flight Safety have released any new music, but their new album set for release today (September 9th) features long-awaited new tracks. Following 2009’s album We Are An Empire My Dear, the band’s warm and mellow sound was not particularly daring, and garnered comparisons to bands … Continue reading
From the rise of Lorde with “Royals”, Disclosure and their buzz song “White Noise”, chart-topping heavyweight Kanye West with “Black Skinhead” and “New Slaves”, Coldplay’s new Hunger Games track “Atlas”, local acts like Pup and their ferocious single “Resovoir”, and other homegrown bands like Said The Whale and their emotionally driven song “Helpless Son”, 2013 has been … Continue reading