Canadas Talent


 
Archive for May, 2018
 

 
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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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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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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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Avril Lavigne

She doesn’t like your girlfriend, she doesn’t like when things are complicated, and she’ll miss you when you’re gone. Avril Lavigne is a pop/rock artist who was born in Bellville, Ontario. This Canadian singer, songwrit...
 
 
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The Latency Breaks Up, Releases 3 Last Songs

  The Latency was formed in 2006 when Ryan Stead (guitarist) and Matthew Gendron (bassist) met Brendan Lehti (singer/song writer) at a show where their individual bands were playing. They chose Jonny Wiebe to be their guit...
 
 
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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...
 

 
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Sum 41

City: Ajax, Ontario Members: Deryck Whibley (lead vocals, guitar), Tom Thacker (guitar), Jason McCaslin (bass), Steve Jocz (drummer) Label: Island Def Jam Discography: Half Hour of Power EP (2000), All Killer, No Filler (2001),...
 
 
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Down With Webster

City: Toronto Members: Cameron  “Cam” Hunter (rap, vocals), Martin “Bucky” Seja (rap, vocals), Patrick “Pat” Gillett (vocals, guitar), Andrew “Marty” Martino (drums), Tyler Armes (bass, keyboard), David “Digg...
 
 
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2012 Juno Awards Coming To Ottawa!

For the second time in JUNO history, the much-anticipated Canadian music event will be taking place in Ottawa. The last time the JUNOS were held in the capital was in 2003 when they were one of the most watched JUNO awards bro...