Mnemonics by Grave Pool

  By Dave MacIntyre Grave Pool’s sophomore album “Mnemonics” is a peculiar trip down memory lane.  The peculiarity lies in the fact that the music is...

José González returns with a new album and U.K., Europe, U.S. & Canadian tour

By David O'Shea It's been ten years since Swedish chill-master José González burst onto the scene in a flurry of coloured balls, with his cover...

Vulnicura by Bjork

By Cory Zydyk Bjork’s newest album “Vulnicura” deals with heartbreak and loss, and learning how to deal with those two powerful emotions. As far as...

Are you ready? The shoegaze Revolution is here!

Revolution – The Shoegaze Revival  - Release date: February 11 By Step On Editors The revolution has arrived, and Ear to Ear records along with Gerpfast...

Musical Finds: Cre-scen-do shimmers into 2015

  Cre-scen-do has fallen into our laps, fully formed, bright and shiny, sounding as if they've always been there, sounding like they need to stay...

Magnefique by Ratatat

There is an episode of Spongebob Squarepants where Patchy the Pirate finds a VHS tape featuring the titular sponge.  When we catch what Patchy's...

Believe by Depth & Current

By Dave MacIntyre  Depth & Current’s 4th full-length album Believe is a wonderful contrast of swirling guitar jangle, dense bass hooks, and sullen vocals that...

Nothing – Tired Of Tomorrow

Philadelphia’s Nothing was one of my favourite musical discoveries of 2014.  Their excellent debut full-length Guilty of Everything was in my year-end top five...

Nothing Can Save Us

"There’s no such thing as old or new,” sang a resigned Nigel Benjamin on “Career”, Mott's 1976 hymn to blank horizons, “Cuz everything’s been said...

Joncro/Poor You Split EP – Review

It’s no secret amongst anyone that knows me that I love my local music. And although I live in Toronto, that doesn’t limit me...

Honeymoon by Lana Del Rey

Flashback to 2011, when Bon Iver, Bon Iver was one of the latest big things hitting the Indie scene. The snowy sounds and emotional...

Dream for the Fall by schonwald

By Dave MacIntyre  Alessandra Gismondi and Luca Bandini, the Italian duo better known as schonwald take us through a frozen landscape shrouded in ethereal mist...