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2015 Performer – Miracles

Hugo Mudie and Fred Jacques are the two main creative forces behind the now defunct yet still massively legendary Sainte Catherines and Yesterday’s Ring. With the passing of both these incredible bands, many believed that these road-hardened music veterans would …More »


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2014 PERFORMER – THE STRUMBELLAS

Hopeful lyrics play across the sweeping bluegrass-inspired indie rock music in The Strumbellas’ new single In This Life, from their upcoming October 22nd album, We Still Move On Dance Floors. Full of hand claps and gang-vocal harmonies, the song stays …More »


2014 PERFORMER – PONCTUATION

Garage rock band Ponctuation, formed by Quebec City brothers Guillaume and Maxime Chiasson, present their first album, “27 Club”, now available everywhere via Bonsound. Recorded totally on tape, this album is a breath of fresh air to the franco rock …More »


2014 PERFORMER – MOUNTIES

To crib a line for the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Canada is big. Really big.

If you tried to draw a chalk line joining the birthplaces of Hawksley Workman, Steve Bays, and Ryan Dahle—all of them prominently Canadian, all from …More »


2014 PERFORMER – BORN RUFFIANS

Born Ruffians from Toronto, Canada here. We’re writing to tell you we’ve just finished our third album – Birthmarks. When we wrote our first album, Red, Yellow & Blue, we all lived in a house in downtown Toronto. We jammed in the …More »


2014 PERFORMER – HOLLERADO

Originally hailing from Ottawa, Hollerado burst onto the world stage in 2010 with their debut Record In A Bag. The LP introduced music fans to Hollerado’s irresistible guitar-pop and earned them a 2011 JUNO nomination for “Best New Artist”. Their …More »


 

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