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Archive for January, 2020
 

 
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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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Hedley

City: Vancouver, BC (originally from Abbotsford, BC) Members: Jacob Hoggard (lead vocals, guitar, piano), Dave Rosin (guitar, vocals), Tommy Mac (bass, vocals), Chris Crippin (drums, vocals) Label: Universal Music Canada and Is...
 
 
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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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Brighter, Brightest

City: Toronto, ON (originally from Aurora, ON) Members: Derek Hoffman (lead vocals, guitar), Alex Westgate (bass, vocals), Kyle Topping (guitar), Ryan Mansbridge (drums) Label: Black Box/Maple Music Albums/EPs: Right For Me, re...
 
 
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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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Stereos

City: Edmonton, AB and Toronto, ON (current) Members: Patrick Kordyback (lead vocals), Miles Holmwood (guitar), Daniel Johnson (bass), Robert Chalifoux (guitar), Aaron Verdonk (drums) Label: Universal Music Canada Discography: ...
 

 
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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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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...