Manny Blu

Manny Blu

Manny Blu has always done things his own way. Years before unveiling his country-punk sound with songs like “’95,” the larger-than-life vocalist grew up in Montreal, finding different ways to challenge the status quo. He trained for a career as an...
King Bull

King Bull

Humans have seemingly stumbled upon the ultimate era of enlightenment… not really, but kinda. A closer look and you might find a striking resemblance between “Red Deer Alberta, 2020” and the 1977 film “Slap Shot”, only now the Hanson brothers have given up on...
Loose Fang

Loose Fang

Does guitar music have a place this far into the twenty-first century? Isn’t that your grandparents’ music? Or your older brother’s? Vancouver’s Loose Fang are a twenty-first century rock ‘n’ roll band that collages the influences patched on their sleeves....
Gaijin Smash

Gaijin Smash

Japanese/Canadian dance-punk duo Gaijin Smash blends the contrasting elements of pop culture that raised them, playing fast driven lo-fi antipop bangers under the command of a paranormal drummer in a portable television. After releasing their debut single “Creeper” on...

Before The End

BEFORETHEENO PRESENTATION SUMMER 2015 MUSICIANS FROM FOKESTY (PUNK), BATAILLON (PUNK/ROCK) AND AND SLATER & FILS (SKA/PUNK), TEAMED up WITH THE GOAL OFCREATINGASOUNDMIXING THEIR MULTIPLE INFLUENCES, THEIR COMPOSITION WAS ALREADY VERY NATURAL AND ORIGINAL, BUT BON...