Albums

Teenage Kicks - Spoils of Youth

Teenage Kicks – Spoils of Youth

April 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Who else was on the emotional and confusing roller-coaster of the Teenage Kicks chronicles of 2011-2014? Jeff left, Pete was hurt, Pete decided to go on without him, yet we all remember that heartbreaking seemingly...

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On the inside of Gordon’s jacket, there is a list delineating some of the band’s favourite Gordons. It’s a long list, long enough to make me suspect that toward the end they may have just...

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The Belle Game is an excellent example of a band with a sound, the kind of sound that makes them recognizable from only the opening ether of a song. An unintended consequence of a band...

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Raine Maida

Raine Maida – We All Get Lighter

March 12, 2013 | 1 Comments

Let me preface this review by saying that you should listen to this album. We All Get Lighter by Raine Maida is a wonderful and fascinating work by a man with a singular amalgam of...

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Wildlife - On the Heart

Wildlife – …On The Heart

March 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

“We put our hearts into making this thing, completely, with all the violence and romance we could muster.” – Wildlife I’ll always remember how I felt the first time I heard Strike Hard, Young Diamond,...

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Mad Ones - Burning Window

Mad Ones – Burning Window

February 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

While typically I would swear off any band that makes use of the lyric “nowhere left to hide,” in this case I will have to make an exception. I must admit I was taken off...

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The Danger Bees – Wyatt

October 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Wyatt, the latest full album release from Toronto based band The Danger Bees is filled with positive and reminiscent melodies, confident riffs, well thought out arrangements and meticulous choices that accent the tracks quite well....

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Jason Collett – Reckon

September 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Reckon is an explosion from Collett, encompassing his many diverse years in music in a strongly solidified manner. For over ten years, Jason Collett has been immersed in music and remains one of the most...

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Convoys – GOGO/BANG

September 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

So you’ve just experienced something shocking and you need to get away from the situation, but you’re missing one element to make your escape a little bit more ‘dramatic’, what could it be? Convoys‘ three-track...

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Fade Chromatic – Self-Titled

July 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Pop-rock licks and catchy rhythms are the makings for a solid foundation of Fade Chromatic’s 5-track Self-Titled album. Something needs to be said about a band that is admittedly of a pop-rock genre in a...

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