Category Archives: Canadian

Born Gold – Decimate Everything

Formerly known as Gobble Gobble, this Calgary-based group just released their debut disc a few months back and it received rave reviews! It is jam-packed with the amount of fun and chaos we have come to expect from Cecil Frena … Continue reading

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Shad – Rose Garden

I just caught Shad’s set tonight at K-os’ sold out show at the Commodore Ballroom. This London, Ontario man is a shining star in Canada’s small but wonderful hip hop community and it won’t be long until he headlines his … Continue reading

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Top Less Gay Love Techno Party – My 5

Here’s some more wonderful homegrown talent for y’all! Top Less Gay Love Tekno Party, otherwise known as TLGLTP or simply Topless, are a fab six-piece party band that are known around our fair city for their amazing live sets, outlandish … Continue reading

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Patrick Watson – Close to Paradise

Here’s a beautiful song from a beautiful man- Montreal’s own Patrick Watson. I am home sick with a cold right now and in the moments where I’m feeling most sorry for myself, Patrick Watson’s ghostly vocals and gorgeous falsetto are … Continue reading

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Karkwa – Le pyromane

This Montreal band has been making waves in their home province for years but have just landed in my lap for the first time here on the West Coast. This is probably due to the fact that the band is … Continue reading

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Pack A.D. – Sirens

Really digging these two tracks from Vancouver rock duo Pack A.D., which consists of singer/guitarist Becky Black and drummer Maya Miller. I was managing the bar for an Olio Festival party on the weekend and they were the headliners, blowing … Continue reading

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Hooded Fang – Highway Steam

Hooded Fang are an adorable sextet from Toronto that have been a staple in the city’s indie scene since their formation in 2007. This jam is from the group’s first full length album of light, laidback pop simply titled Album, … Continue reading

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