Photos by: David Scala – Toronto-based alternative rock band Barenaked Ladies, who released their newest album, Fake Nudes, on November 17th, 2017 via Vanguard, which was produced by Gavin Brown (The Tragically Hip, Metric, Billy Talent), and featured the single “Lookin’ Up”, performed at Massey Hall in Toronto last night (Dec. 9th) with acclaimed Canadian singer-songwriter Ron … Continue reading
Photos by: Orest Dorosh – Grammy Winner Emmylou Harris, Grammy Winner, and former Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant, JUNO nominee Ron Sexsmith, Steve Earle, Patty Griffin, and The Milk Carton Kids performed at Massey Hall in Toronto last night as part of the Lampedusa concert series to raise awareness of the unprecedented worldwide refugee crisis.
Photos by: Justin Roth – Acclaimed Canadian singer-songwriter Ron Sexsmith, who released his fourteenth album, Carousel One, on March 31st, 2015 via Compass, which follows up his Juno Award-nominated 2013 album Forever Endeavour, performed at Massey Hall in Toronto on May 2nd, 2015 as part of CMW 2015 with Toronto-based pop/jazz singer-songwriter Alejandra Ribera, who won … Continue reading
By: Kayla Beattie – We caught up with Jenn Grant while she took in the stunning ferry ride from Victoria to Vancouver, during the western leg of her current Canadian tour. Her latest album, Compostela, was released on Oct 21, and harnesses the songstresses’ soothing vocals, deep lyricism and a dynamic soundscape that challenges typical alt-folk releases. Grant … Continue reading
Photos by: Steve Danyleyko – Toronto-based alternative country singer-songwriter Oh Susanna, who released her newest album, Namedropper, on October 21 via Sonic Unyon, which features a collection of songs written specifically for her by some of Canada’s finest songwriters including Joel Plaskett, Ron Sexsmith, Amelia Curran, and Jim Cuddy, performed a release show for the album at The Great Hall in Toronto last night.
Photos by: Bruce Emberley (@thefuzzy8) – Canadian music icon Andy Kim held his annual Christmas show at the MOD Club last night in Toronto to not only celebrate the holidays but to also raise money (over $40,000) for CAMH – an organization to raise awareness for mental and depression disorders. Throughout the night, Kim a variety of some of … Continue reading
By: Curtis Sindrey – Refusing to maintain the status quo with his 13th studio album Forever Endeavour, Canadian legend Ron Sexsmith explores and champions his unique brand of sharp, introspective music. “I just have so much respect for the art of songwriting and all of my heroes that came before me,” says Sexsmith in a … Continue reading