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Weekend Showcase 3.19

Weekend Showcase 3.19

By now, you know the deal. The Weekend Showcase 3.19 edition reviews all the music we’ve covered from the past seven day. On this week’s mega-playlist, find 51 songs from artists representing twelve (12) countries, including: Australia, Canada, England, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Russia, Sweden, and the United States. The playlist and tracklisting, as usual, follows the list of […]

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The Matinee May 19th

The Matinee May 19th

The Matinee May 19th has awesome new tracks for your listening pleasure. We have a myriad of tunes. Most are upbeat, so we hope today’s playlist kicks off the beginning to your weekend. Don’t forget to check back tomorrow for our Saturday Sampler, and then Sunday for our mega, mega playlist. Cigarettes After Sex – “Each Time You Fall In […]

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Weekend Showcase 2.45

Weekend Showcase 2.45

As we approach the end of the year, the holiday singles are coming in full force. However, you won’t find any here. Instead, the Weekend Showcase 2.45 edition rocks, shimmers, dazzles, and explodes with 50 new singles. The artists features are representing 10 countries, including: Australia, Belgium, Canada, England, France, Germany, Japan, Sudan, Sweden, and the United States. The playlist […]

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Saturday Sampler November 19th

Saturday Sampler November 19th

Saturday Sampler November 19th once again traverses the globe, featuring a heavy dose of songs by old favorites but also a healthy serving of newcomers. Today’s Sampler features six American artists, two from England, one originally from Australia, and one from Japan who will knock your socks off! We are still reeling over the loss yesterday of soul legend Sharon Jones, so we […]

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Osheaga 2016 in Photos

Osheaga 2016 in Photos

Montreal’s 3-day music and visual arts festival, Osheaga, was held July 29th through 31st. With this year’s sold-out event showcasing over 100 international acts, there was ample opportunity to take in a favourite band or discover someone new. The festival showcased numerous musical genres including up-and-comers, of-the-moment musicians, and sought-after, top-tier talent, which included headliners  Radiohead, Lana Del Rey, and Red Hot Chili Peppers. […]

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Preview of Osheaga Music and Arts Festival – 2016

Preview of Osheaga Music and Arts Festival – 2016

For over a decade, summer heralds the arrival of Montreal’s famed 3-day music and visual arts festival Osheaga. Now in its 11th installment, it brings music lovers from far and wide to Parc-Jean Drapeau on Ile Ste-Hélène. Last year, over 135,000 people took part in the event. The festival includes six stages (River, Mountain, Green, Valley, Trees and Zone Picnik Electronik) […]

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Artists to Watch in 2016

Artists to Watch in 2016

We’ve shared our favorite EPs and LPs of 2015 and recently our Most Anticipated Albums of 2016. It’s now time to list 25 artists we think will become embedded in the ears of music listeners around the world. Whether they achieve mainstream success is unknown, but we think at the very least they will be among the most talked-about bands […]

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Favorite EPs of 2015 (Part 1)

Favorite EPs of 2015 (Part 1)

It’s time to reflect on some of the great music of the past year. We’ve heard a lot of great albums and singles, making it difficult to narrow our list down to just a handful of great efforts. That said, we’re going to try. We start our look back at 2015 with listing our Favorite EPs of the Year. We’ve […]

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Weekend Showcase November 7th Edition

Weekend Showcase November 7th Edition

We have a special 30-song edition of the Weekend Showcase, ranging from blistering rock to euphoric indie-folk to subdue pop, folk, and ambient numbers. As always, the artists come from across the globe, representing Australia, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Japan, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Scotland, Sweden, and The United States of America. If this is your first time visiting […]

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The Matinee November 5

The Matinee November 5

The Matinee November 5 spins six new (well one is “old) singles. There’s a little of everything. Enjoy! Atlantic Thrills – “Vices” (Providence, USA) The Matinee kicks off with a band based in a city that is flourishing with some great indie rock. Atlantic Thrills are based in Providence, Rhode Island, home of bands like Deer Tick, Lightning Bolt, and The […]

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Weekend Showcase – June 19th Edition

Weekend Showcase – June 19th Edition

Time to get the weekend started. Here’s the weekly feature – The Weekend Showcase. This one is 20 songs, mostly from Australia, North America, and the UK. If this is your first visit, some simple hints for you. If you like the artist / band, click on their name to be taken to their Facebook page or website. If you […]

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“Frail Love” is the debut single by Cloves

“Frail Love” is the debut single by Cloves

  It seems like every week we discover a young artist – like one still in their teens – who startles us with the power of their voice and their mature songwriting. A few weeks ago, it was Alexa Melo. Earlier this week, we profiled a couple of young artists in Sasha Gurney and Elle Mary. Now add singer-songwriter Cloves. […]

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