By: Staff – Hamilton-based indie band King Park are back with a brand new song called “This is the End”, which you can stream exclusively via Aesthetic Magazine below. “This Is the End” will be featured on King Park’s first full-length LP titled Everett, which will be released this summer, recorded at Sheepdog Studios. As with much … Continue reading
By: Staff – Hamilton’s own Gillian Nicola is back with her brand new single “Night Comes To Call”, which you can stream exclusively via Aesthetic Magazine below. Described as a cross between Kathleen Edwards and Laura Marling, “Night Comes To Call” is set to be featured on Nicola’s wise and stunning debut full-length album, Dried Flowers, … Continue reading
By: Jessica Nakamoto – After 2016-17 saw their blockbuster single “Knocking At The Door” reach fourteen weeks at #1 on the Canadian Alternative chart and boast North American television coverage from the Superbowl to the World Series, Arkells fans have clamored with excitement over the prospect of new music. And much to their delight, … Continue reading
By: Staff – To celebrate Hamilton-based punk band The Dirty Nil’s new album, Master Volume (out now), the band curated a new playlist that chronicles a list of tracks that feel like times are changing. “Our record Master Volume is coming out in September which is usually the month where people go back to school, move away, … Continue reading
By: Staff – Hamilton-based afro soul artist Kojo Easy Damptey is back with a new live video for his track “Giants”, which you can watch exclusively on Aesthetic Magazine below. Born and raised in Ghana, Kojo is an award-winning musician whose music spans genres from hip-hop, high-life, soul and funk – the perfect Afro-Soul combo. His … Continue reading
Photos & Review by: Adam Harrison – After releasing their first concept album entitled The Stage in 2016, heavy metal kings, Avenged Sevenfold, have continued their world tour into 2018 with a stop at Hamilton’s FirstOntario Centre as their proverbial stage for January 22nd. This is the band’s second trip to Ontario within six months after an … Continue reading
Photos by: Francesca Ludikar – Juno Award-winning punk rock quartet Billy Talent, who released their fifth album, Afraid of Heights, on July 29th, 2016 via Warner Music Canada, which followed up their 2012 album, Dead Silence, performed at Tim Hortons Field in Hamilton last night with Toronto-based hard rock band Danko Jones, who released their new album, Wild Cat, on March … Continue reading
Photos by: Darren Eagles – Progressive metal band Tool, who released their newest album, 10,000 Days, on May 2nd, 2006, performed at the FirstOntario Centre in Hamilton last night.
Photos by: Adam Harrison & Lisa Mark – Review by: Curtis Sindrey – Pop-Punk mainstays Green Day ignited a revolution at the FirstOntario Centre in Hamilton on March 20th. With a new tour, new album, and healthy frontman, the trio blazed through an enthralling 28-song set, including tracks from their new album, Revolution Radio (out Oct. 7th via Reprise). The … Continue reading
Photos by: Stephan Ordonez – Los Angeles-based pop-rock band Maroon 5, who released their newest album, V, on August 29th, 2014 via Interscope, performed at the FirstOntario Centre in Hamilton last night.