Photos by: Justin Roth – Montreal-based psychedelic rock band Suuns, who released their newest album, Hold/Still, on April 15th, 2016 via Secretly Canadian, which was produced by John Congleton (Brian Wilson, Earl Sweatshirt, Franz Ferdinand, Future Islands), performed at the Mod Club in Toronto last night.
By: Staff – The Luyas will release their new full-length album Human Voicing on February 24th via Paper Bag Records. The band also debuted the album’s first single “Self-Unemployed”, which can be streamed below. “The song itself is a jumble of images and things I wrote down,” says vocalist Jessie Stein of the new single. “My favourite choreographer, Katie Ward, did a piece last year called … Continue reading
Photos by: Isaac Wray – Montreal-based indie rock band Half Moon Run, who released their second album, Sun Leads Me On, on October 23rd, 2015 via Glassnote, which followed up their 2012 debut album, Dark Eyes, performed at the Orpheum Theatre in Vancouver last night.
By: Staff – Icelandic experimental rock band Sigur Rós have announced a new leg of North American tour dates for Spring of 2017. Continuing the experiment begun this year, the group will be performing as trio, eschewing the string, brass, and other auxiliary musicians that have been a hallmark of live performances the past decade. Once again they will be … Continue reading
Photos by: Cindi Huang – Montreal-based pop-punk band Simple Plan, who released their fifth album, Taking One For The Team, on February 19th, 2016, performed at House Of Blues Chicago in Chicago last night.
By: Josh Terzino – Atlas Genius, which features brothers Keith and Michael Jeffery, are back with their new album, Inanimate Objects – the follow-up to their breakthrough debut, When It Was Now, which is out now. Atlas Genius‘ 2013 full-length debut, When It Was Now, featured the Gold-certified hit single “Trojans”, and after first being discovered by a slew of blogs, the track gained momentum online and on radio, and … Continue reading
By: Staff – îleSoniq has announced its 2016 lineup. The festival, which is set to once again take over the Parterre of Parc Jean-Drapeau in Montreal from August 5-6, will feature performances by EDM superstar producer Skrillex, who returns to Montreal for a rare solo performance, 2014 Grammy Award winner for ‘Best Dance Recording’ Zedd, DJ/producer duo The Chainsmokers, DVBBS, Yellow Claw, 3LAU, Marshmello and more. Festival … Continue reading
By: Staff – The Osheaga Music Festival has revealed its 2016 line-up. Headlining the 2016 edition will be Red Hot Chili Peppers, Lana Del Rey, and Radiohead. Other announced artists include: Disclosure, The Lumineers, M83, Haim, Future, Passenger, Walk The Moon, Leon Bridges, The Last Shadow Puppets, Bloc Party, Mac Miller, The Arcs, Cypress Hill, Silversun Pickups, … Continue reading
Photos by: Meghan Lee – Montreal-based electro-funk/disco duo Chromeo, who released their fourth album, White Women, on May 12th, 2014 via Last Gang Records, which spawned the singles “Over Your Shoulder”, “Come Alive”, and “Jealous (I Ain’t With It)”, performed a DJ set at Livewire in Scottsdale, Arizona last night.
By: Staff – The winter weather isn’t cooling anyone down at the Rock ‘n’ Roll Oasis Montreal Marathon. Our Lady Peace confirmed it will greet runners, supporters and fans with a free concert at the finish line in Parc Lafontaine on 25 September, 2016. “The event’s rocking atmosphere and concerts appeal not only to runners but also to those who … Continue reading