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runs with the kittens

Band plays 10 sets for 10th anniversary

Toronto’s RUN WITH THE KITTENS has announced a 10th anniversary show with a 10 set performance scheduled for December 3, 2013 at the Cameron House in Toronto, Ontario. The venue…

arcade fire dress code

Arcade Fire taking heat for instituting a dress code at upcoming tour dates

UPDATE 11/20/13: Arcade Fire’s Facebook Page has this recent post:  “To everyone really upset about us asking people to dress up at our shows… please relax. It’s super not mandatory….

sin twister

Alberta’s Sin Twister set to release debut CD

Sin Twister, from Central Alberta, are set to release their debut CD on December 13, 2013.  The album will feature 13 tracks produced by Steve Hamilton. The album was recorded…

transient people

Transient People release new EP entitled 1950

Transient People have recently released a new EP entitled 1950. The album was recorded off-the-floor in Montreal and Burlington earlier this summer. It is available at You can stream…

noosa wild north

Dawson City’s Noosa releases album Wild North

Dawson City’s singer-songwriter Noosa has released a new album entitled Wild North on October 25, 2013.  The album has been described by CBC Radio 1‘s Bandwidth as “terrific” and “beautiful.” …

grand master

Winnipeg’s Grand Master set to release new EP

Winnipeg’s Grand Master is set to release a new EP on November 23, 2013 entitled Harbingers and Airwaves.  The album is their fourth release. The progressive metal trio has been…

nev the impaler

Memorial for Neil Burns AKA Nev the Impaler

A Memorial Get-Together is set for Friday, Nov. 15, 2013 at Lana-Lou’s Rock & Roll Eatery in Vancouver to celebrate the life and times of Neil Burns AKA Nev the…

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Canadian Folk Music Awards winners announced

The winners of the Canadian Folk Music Awards were announced at an event in Calgary, Alberta. The event was hosted by Shelagh Rogers and Benoit Bourque. The winners were: Unsung…

rucksack willies

Rucksack Willies to preview new cd

Toronto roots music band Rucksack Willies are previewing their second album at the Hugh’s Room venue on December 11, 2013. The new CD was produced by Josh Van Tassel and…

lucid skies

Edmonton’s Lucid Skies are set to release new EP “Hounds”

Edmonton’s Lucid Skies are set to release a new EP entitled “Hounds” on November 26, 2013. The band is inspired by Comeback Kid, Hatebreed and Betrayal. The band will be…


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