By: Staff – Halifax-based electronic music duo Pineo & Loeb are back with their new album, Elevation, which you can stream exclusively via Aesthetic Magazine below. The album is a collection of cover songs in a wide array of electronic styles, completely reimagining tracks from nearly 40 years of music with a modern sound. Written … Continue reading
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 by: Lindsay Duncan – Iconic Canadian rockers The Tragically Hip, who released their twelfth album, Now for Plan A, on October 2nd, 2012 via Zoë Records/Universal Music Canada, performed at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax last night as part of their ongoing “Fully and Completely Tour”, which features the Kingston-based quintet playing their classic 1992 album of … Continue reading
Photos by: Lindsay Duncan – Toronto-based indie rock band The Rural Alberta Advantage, who released their third album, Mended with Gold, on October 30th, 2014 via Paper Bag Records, performed at The Marquee Ballroom in Halifax last night.
By: Staff – The Park Avenue Sobriety Test: Is it the name of a band? A metaphor? A Dartmouth rite of passage? An acronym? It’s a bit of all those, and a bit of a mystery too. It’s also the name of Joel Plaskett’s new album (out March 17th via Pheromone Recordings), another collection of songs … Continue reading
By: Laura Beaulne-Stuebing – Ryan Hemsworth, the Halifax native and popular DJ/producer, released his second LP, Alone for the First Time, on Nov. 4, on the heels of his JUNO-winning first solo album, Guilt Trips, that came out last October. The busy, always travelling DJ is making a name for himself for creating emotional and genuine electronic music, and for … Continue reading