Canadas Talent


 
Archive for September, 2017
 

 
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A Brief Walk Through Canada’s Musical History

Although Canadian music has been heavily influenced by American culture, Canada’s musical heritage is as wide-ranging and diverse as the country itself. From the earliest known Aboriginal communities with their chanting and o...
 
 
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LIGHTS

  Name: Lights Poxleitner (born Valerie Anne Poxleitner) City: Toronto Discography: LIGHTS (2008), The Listening (2009), Accoustic EP (2010), Siberia (2011) Label: Underground in Canada. Universal, Sire and Doghouse in the...
 
 
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Coeur De Pirate – Concert Review

  On January 11th, we went to Cœur De Pirate’s concert in a private venue on St-Catherine, downtown Montreal. Cœur de Pirate is one girl: Beatrice Martin. The tattooed blondie might still be young but she already has t...
 

 
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Faber Drive

City: Mission, BC Members: Dave Faber (lead vocals, guitar), Jeremy “Krikit” Liddle (bass, backing vocals), Jordan “JP” Pritchett (guitar, backing vocals), Andrew Stricko (drums, backing vocals) Label: 6...
 
 
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Fighting For Ithaca

City: Vancouver, BC Members: Curtis Steeksma (lead vocals), Jon Steeksma (guitar), Tommy Phoenix (bass), Patty (guitar), Phil Maloney (drums). Label: 604 Records Albums/EPs: Thanks For Waiting, released March 7th, 2010 Fun Fact...
 
 
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These Kids Wear Crowns

Members: Alexander Johnson (vocals) Alan Poettcker (bass, backing vocals) Matt Vink (Keyboard, backing vocals) Joe Porter (guitar, backing vocals) Joshua “Gypsy” McDaniel (guitar, backing vocals) Josh Mitchinson (drums) Cit...
 

 
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FM Static

City: Toronto, ON Members: Trevor McNevan (vocalist, guitarist) Steve Augustine (drummer) Label: Tooth & Nail Records Albums: What Are You Waiting For (2003) Critically Ashamed (2006) Dear Diary (2009) My Brain Says Stop, B...
 
 
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Michael Bublé

City: Vancouver, B.C. Label:  Reprise Records / 143 Records Discography: Michael Bublé, released February 11th, 2003 Totally Bublé- EP, released September 9th, 2003 It’s Time, released February 7th, 2005 Call Me Irresp...
 
 
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Tour Dates 2012

Fall 2011 featured several new releases with artists Hedley, Down With Webster, LIGHTS, Marianas Trench, Nickelback, and the New Cities (to name a few), all coming out with brand new albums around the same time. What do all the...