By: Staff – Montreal-based rock band Wild Mercury are back with their new single “Orange County”, which you can stream exclusively via Aesthetic Magazine below. “Orange County is the first song we’ve ever recorded together and we will always remember the electrified mood we were in afterward,” says the band. “It’s a terrific feeling to … Continue reading
By: Staff – Heavy Montreal is back for its 10th edition on July 27 & 28 at Parc Jean-Drapeau as well as on July 26 with Heavy in the City! This year, the festival returns to its traditional site, which has been revamped in the past two years by the city of Montréal. Headlining this year’s … Continue reading
Photos by: Sarah McNeil – Montreal-based indie pop singer-songwriter Coeur de Pirate, who released her fourth album, En cas de tempête, ce jardin sera fermé, on June 1st, 2018, performed at the Danforth Music Hall in Toronto last night (Sept. 20th).
Photos by: Geoffrey Bernad – Electropop artist Fever Ray, who released her second album, Plunge, on October 27th, 2017 via Rabid/Mute, performed at MTELUS in Montreal last night (May 16th).
By: Staff – The Osheaga Music and Arts Festival, which is set to take place from August 3th-5th at Parc Jean-Drapeau in Montreal, has announced its 2018 lineup. Over the past weekend, Osheaga gave its fans the opportunity to leak some of the 2018 lineup. Over 30 artists/bands where discovered through the Osheaga mobile app, including: Tyler, The Creator, Blondie, Portugal. … Continue reading
By: Staff – After a year on hiatus, Heavy Montreal returns on July 28 & 29 at Parc Jean-Drapeau & July 27. Over 40 bands have been confirmed for the two-day festival including: Avenged Sevenfold, Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson, and Gojira. Other notable bands include: Emperor, Underoath, Hollywood Undead, Trivium, Sleep, Asking Alexandria, Alestorm, and I Prevail. Festival passes go … Continue reading
By: Staff – Montreal-based electro-pop duo Young Galaxy have announced the upcoming release of their first fully independent, album, Down Time, on April 6th. The album stories Young Galaxy’s shift into complete independence and positions the band as a countercultural beacon during the current climate of isolation, corruption and despair. For a taste of the new … Continue reading
By: Staff – Montreal-native Sara Diamond is back with her latest single “Stay A Little”, which can be streamed below. Diamond, who got her first taste of stardom as a member of mid-2000s pop-rock girl group Clique Girlz, wrote “Stay A Little” at around 5:00 am right after a breakup. “Something in me told me to start writing, … Continue reading
By: Staff – The Osheaga Music Festival and Arts returns to parc Jean-Drapeau this summer for another not-to-be missed edition. Three days of hip-hop heavyweights like The Weeknd, Run The Jewels, and De La Soul, along with indie rock royalty like The Shins, Belle and Sebastian, and Death From Above 1979, makes Osheaga one of the best … Continue reading
Photos by: Morgan Hotston – Montreal-based electropop/jazz singer-songwriter Charlotte Cardin, who released her debut EP, Big Boy, on July 15th, 2016 via Cult Nation Records, which featured songs in both English and French, and which included the song “Les échardes”, which was a shortlisted SOCAN Songwriting Prize finalist in the French division, performed at the Drake Hotel in Toronto last night … Continue reading