Track of the Day

Track of the Day

Command Sisters Photo: Merik Williams
September 22, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The sibling duo moves away from country roots and into sophisticated modern pop on this debut single. Strong harmonies, glossy production and a grabby hook make it a real contender.

Photo: Lorca Cohen
September 20, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Some of Cohen's albums over the last decades were marred by synthetic keyboard sounds, but thankfully they are lacking here.

September 18, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The first cut off their impending third album confirms that the Toronto trio has as gloriously intense a sound as ever. Chanted vocals, savage guitar riffs and pummelling percussion are employed to riveting effect.

Sunday Wilde & Reno Jack
September 15, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The prolific Ontario roots duo has come up with another winner in their new album, Two. This fresh take on a Howling Wolf classic showcases Wilde's bluesy vocals and is a short, sweet and raunchy treat.

Ivory Hours
September 13, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The Toronto modern rock trio is making waves with this single. It features layered vocals and enough musical ebb and flow to keep things interesting, while delivering a message of female empowerment.

September 11, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Rapidly making waves with their fiery yet melodic rock sound, the East Coast duo has just released a debut album. Sloan's Jay Ferguson calls this new single a masterclass in writing a hit rock song and we agree.

Matt Mays
September 8, 2017
by Kerry Doole

It has been five long years between albums for the Maritimes rock hero, but this advance cut from his upcoming sixth album shows he hasn't lost a step.

Mo Kenney
September 6, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The third album from the feisty Nova Scotian rocker is described as a breakup record and this teaser showcases her signature emotional honesty, passionate vocals and winning way with a hook.

September 1, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Sporting an amusing title, this is the first single from a new album by the much-loved blues survivors and these lads will have audiences jumping at the juke joint in the time it takes to pull a beer can tab.

Danielle Bourjeaurd
August 30, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The Nashville-based country contender celebrates beach culture and has a similar carefree party vibe, redolent of coolers and Coppertone.

The Wilderness of Manitoba
August 28, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The brainchild of singer/songwriter Will Whitwham, this combo now produces a sophisticated rock sound reminiscent of something you'd hear on '70s FM radio. The first single from an imminent fifth album puts a melodic spin on an intense lyrical theme.

The Weather Station
August 25, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The first single from the folk-rock songstress' upcoming fourth album is a vivid encapsulation of her vibrant talent. Poetically precise lyrics are delivered with a pure voice and complemented by a minimal but effective video clip.