Despite going to a underattended show last night in Ottawa. I finally got to see a whole set of the lovely singer named Laura Barrett. She is so talented in using this instrument called the Kalimba and with her soft singing voice. She finally released her full length album called Victory Garden.
Since its time for best of/greatest hits and how record companies want to milk our money for it. The latest is Sarah McLachlan. For those who may not remember, Sarah McLachlan is a Canadian singer/songwriter and made alot of albums. During the times of Alanis *when she was angry* we had the opposite which was …
After seeing his amazing set on Oct 2 in Ottawa. I decided to purchase his latest album called Soft Airplane (Flemish Eye Records in Canada, Sub Pop in USA). The begining track and lead single is “Willow Tree”. Upon hearing it, he sounds abit like Neil Young. The song itself is about death and is …
Winner of the 2008 Polaris Prize this week. I was surprised and glad that Caribou won. The album came out on August 21, 2007. It wasn’t until this year that he got alot of attention because of Polaris Prize.
For my first review. It will be the debut self-titled album by Women. Women is 4 male piece band from Alberta and sometimes backing band for Chad Vangaalen. Their music is a mix of indie pop and alternative. There is this psychedelic noisy sound or Beach Boys on acid sound when you listen to their …
Hey I’ve decided to make another blog basically on the music I listen. So I will be reviewing CDs from stores and show or whatever. Be mostly the ones I will want to review and hopefully get the word out for bands/artists so you can see them at shows or support their work.
Westfest: i see rowboats, originally uploaded by blurasis. Another shot of the band i see rowboats at Westfest 2008 CD REVIEW of their EP
Photos from the show at Barrymores on April 18, 2008. RUBY COAST: THE WINTER GLOVES: Tokyo Police Club
Just got back from Barrymore’s Music Hall in Ottawa. Saw three bands Ruby Coast, The Winter Gloves and of course Tokyo Police Club. Of course Tokyo Police Club is the “buzz” band at the moment. Overall it was an amazing show.
Stars from the April 3, 2008 show in Ottawa, Ontario Played to a sold out show.