Albums

Jazzotopes – Soulscapes

October 20, 2014 Franca G. Mignacca 0

Growing up in Montreal, it is far from rare to hear a band playing songs in both French and English. Seldom, however, do we see trilingual bands. Founded in 2013, Montreal’s Jazzotopes are an English, […]

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Fear of Noise – Cockroachia

October 18, 2014 Franca G. Mignacca 0

Instrumental albums often have a bad rap in our fast-paced society filled with catchy tunes and meaningless lyrics. Fear of Noise‘s debut EP Cockroachia proves that an instrumental album can be entertaining and even get […]

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Hadi Adel – Monotask

September 24, 2014 Angie Radczenko 0

I’m going to try a different approach for this review on Montreal trip hop artist Hadi Adel… The demos consist simply of Side A and Side B, and flow in a steady stream, so going […]

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Past Haunts – Others

September 23, 2014 Syd Ghan 1

I’m obsessed with Cape Town, South Africa’s Past Haunts. I don’t think I’ve ever been this excited about a screamo record. There are so many great things to say about their latest release, Others, that it’s […]

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Mike Nagoda – Parliament

September 10, 2014 Franca G. Mignacca 0

Some artists instill emotions in their listeners. Some tell a story with their music. Some inspire generations. And some, though very rarely, manage to do all three. Toronto musician Mike Nagoda is one of these […]

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Jenny Dalton – Black Water

September 5, 2014 Paul Orton 0

This album, Black Water by Jenny Dalton,was a pleasure to listen to, and after looping too many times to count, I’ve found there are a few songs in particular that really stand out for me. I […]

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Black Lady Soul – Self-Titled

August 26, 2014 Paul Orton 0

Black Lady Soul has something really unique going here. My first listen through their newly-released self-titled album gave me some cool vibes. Overall, the album has a dark feel that keeps you grooving. After the […]