Five Questions With...

Five Questions With...

Winona Wilde
October 6, 2017
by Jason Schneider

The much-travelled Canadian country-folk singer/songwriter is about to release her third album, Wasted Time. She reflects upon life as a troubadour in this chat with Jason Schneider.

Change Of Heart
October 4, 2017
by Jason Schneider

The Canadian indie rock heroes recently reunited to support the vinyl reissue of their masterpiece, Smile—an album that first came out 25 years ago.

September 28, 2017
by Jason Schneider

It’s easy to forget what an innovative and influential band Max Webster was during their heyday in the late 1970s. But that history has finally been put into its proper context with an essential new box set simply entitled The Party.

Civil Wray Photo: Ivan Otis
September 26, 2017
by Jason Schneider

Civil Wray is the new project from Toronto singer/songwriter Andrea de Boer, who has channelled her experience into a new and fresh identity.

David McPherson
September 22, 2017
by Jason Schneider

Toronto's Legendary Horseshoe Tavern is now turning 70, and this Canadian music scribe has written an authoritative history of the storied venue. 

Your Favorite Enemies
September 19, 2017
by Jason Schneider

Quebec-based rockers Your Favorite Enemies continue to expand their already impressive catalogue with a new massive project entitled A Journey Beyond Ourselves.

Elliott Brood Photo: Trevor Weeks
September 15, 2017
by Jason Schneider

The rediscovery of old demo songs inspired the roots rockers to put a fresh spin on tunes close to their heart. The result is a sparkling sixth album, entitled Ghost Gardens.

Will Whitwham
September 12, 2017
by Jason Schneider

It hasn't always been easy in the studio, but there's no holding back Will Whitwham's enthusiasm for the band's latest endeavour.

Andre Kaden Black. Press photo
September 8, 2017
by Jason Schneider

This multi-faceted talent is now in demand as a songwriter and producer for a wide array of artists. One recent project took him to the famed Abbey Road Studios in London.

Geoff Berner
September 5, 2017
by Jason Schneider

On his new album Canadiana Grotesquica, the maverick klezmer meets punk songsmith is more earthbound and peppers his lyrics with references to prominent Canadians.

Photo of Aron by John Roxburgh-Smith
August 31, 2017
by Jason Schneider

Best known as the singer/guitarist for Hamilton, ON's Young Rival, D’Alesio decided to make a solo album that became very much a one-man project. The result has just been released on the Paper Bag imprint.

Aaron kicking back
August 29, 2017
by Jason Schneider

Still riding high on the success of his 2016 self-titled debut album for Warner Music Canada, country artist Aaron Goodvin has struck pay dirt again with “Lonely Drum.”