Track of the Day

Track of the Day

Madison Violet Photo: Jeremy Lewis
May 29, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The highly-regarded duo release the album The Knight Sessions on Friday. This single fuses pure vocals and probing lyrics and it caught the ear of a famous English singer.

May 26, 2017
by Kerry Doole

 The fast-rising actor and singer/songwriter will release her debut full-length album on June 16. This title track combines pure vocals, evocative strings and dark lyrics to compelling effect.

Needles//Pins Photo Ryan Wagner
May 24, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The Vancouver punk trio previews an imminent album with an explosive cut featuring gruff intense vocals and aggressive guitars. As with kindred spirits Husker Du, there is melody within the muscle.

Broken Social Scene
May 19, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The famed indie rock collective is back in full form on this title track from a new album coming July 7. The dynamic cut showcases a sound that is both familiar and refreshing.

Jeffery Straker
May 17, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Jeffery Straker - “Boom Boom” (Acronym): This is a focus track from the singer/songwriter's upcoming (May 19) full-length release,

May 15, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The electronica-rooted Toronto quartet showcase sophisticated musical and vocal chops on a track that is simultaneously unsettling and pleasing.

The John Welsh Band
May 12, 2017
by Kerry Doole

If you fancy being transported to a beach in Mexico, this catchy track and upbeat video will do the trick. It’s included on the BC band’s debut full-length, out today.

Cat Clyde Photo: Joe Lipstein
May 9, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Cat Clyde – “Like A Wave” (Cinematic Music Group): Looking for a fresh new roots music voice?

Cadence Weapon
May 8, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The acclaimed rapper and poet laureate makes a welcome return with this fresh cut. It features cool beats by Kaytranada under Rollie Pemberton’s signature smooth flow, while the futuristic video will grab your eyeballs.

The Velveteins
May 5, 2017
by Kerry Doole

This Edmonton rock trio is making waves with an eclectic and spirited sound. The second single from their imminent debut album begins dreamily then gains momentum and intensity, while taking interesting detours. A charming low-key video accompanies the cut.

Rodney DeCroo
May 3, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The acclaimed BC poet and songsmith previews his imminent seventh album with a track that marries vigorous guitar and dark and intense lyrics. Lou Reed would have approved.

Matt Mays
May 1, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The Maritimes rocker previews an upcoming album with not one but four new cuts. This killer first single features pulsating guitar, beefy vocal harmonies, and his signature virile vocals.