Long Long Long is a track on the White album by The Beatles. Now it is a Halifax band that takes the name. Not sure if they got it from that song? Anyways this band will be joining Braids on January 21st in Ottawa (Facebook Event).
Reversing Falls is a Montreal band that I really want to checkout in 2011. Which should have been reviewed in late 2010 but got too busy with the holidays and best of list.
First album review of 2011. Not even sure when this album will drop but I read its around February 2011. I am talking about Young Galaxy‘s Shapeshifting. So far two tracks has been released and getting alot of buzz. Will this album have the buzz from the two leading singles. Let’s find out.
For those who follow the Montreal band The Dears. Feels like members who used to be in the band seem to leave and make their own band. You may have noticed an ex-member named Jon Cohen. He has his band called The Jon Cohen Experimental. The band released an album called “Behold”. Its ten track …
Since the holidays are well done. I received this email about this San Francisco band called Silver Swans. Apparently they saw my music chart and noticed Beach House‘s holiday track in it. They just released a holiday track called Holidays.
Got news from Jamie who plays drums with the Ottawa band Paramedics, that they are done with the EP and released the first song off from it. The times I’ve seen them live, they play a hypnotic intense set.
Finally Andrew Vincent dropped the EP on December 14th simply called Diane/D.I.A.N.E. Why I am excited about this? D.I.A.N.E. was first played at Kelp 16 showcase in the Mayfair Theatre and he wowed the audience with his rap/hip-hop skills. Andrew is very daring doing the song on wooing a girl named Diane, all about things …
There is no undeniable secret that people in Ottawa are in love with The White Wires. From the likes of Catriona Sturton (Musician who wrote a song about loving this band) to Jon Bartlett of Kelp Records to Rolf of the Acorn (Find a photo of him with the White Wires t-shirt) to the loyal …
Ottawa is thriving in the indie garage rock/punk/power pop scene. Ottawa’s The Steve Adamyk Band is no exception. Finally got to listen to their album simple titled “The Steve Adamyk Band”.
Here is another installment of the best of 2010 Canadian albums. There is a mix of indie pop, rock, dance, folk and even jazz. This time its from #41-#50. Hope you will like who is in this list. Don’t forget to check out their music.