Track of the Day

Track of the Day

September 24, 2018
by Kerry Doole

The Juno-wining and multi-platinum selling pop songstress returns with a new single that confirms her talent. A staccato drum track adds a hip-hop inflection to a sweetly sung piano ballad.

September 21, 2018
by Kerry Doole

The latest contender in the Toronto avant-R&B sweepstakes improves his odds with this focus track from a new album. Abetted by sparse production, his vocals have a pleasingly romantic tone.

September 18, 2018
by Kerry Doole

The prize-winning roots-rockers mix things up with an appealing new single that features country singer Alyssa Morrissey dueting sweetly with JJ Thompson. The track will appear on the group's upcoming second album, Daisy.

September 17, 2018
by Kerry Doole

The Toronto-based bilingual alt-folk duo recently won Stingray's Rising Star Award for this track. A charming new video complements an upbeat and empowering tune delivered via pure vocals.

September 14, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Best known as a film and TV actor, the Torontonian impresses on this poignant piano ballad. The song was inspired by the recent mass shooting that rocked the city.

Photo: Raez Argulla
September 12, 2018
by Kerry Doole

The Montreal-based folk singer/songwriter has earned international accolades for her earlier work and releases a third album next month. This focus track is a gem, built around her pure voice, poetic lyrics and haunting pedal steel.

September 10, 2018
by Kerry Doole

The 17-year-old rapper/singer is being tipped as the potential next big thing from the Six. This cut from his just-released debut mixtape shows why, as it showcases his vocal chops alongside smart production on a breezy and catchy tune.

September 7, 2018
by Kerry Doole

This enigmatic rocker is heavily influenced by the sound and style of glam. This highly appealing cut from an upcoming debut album fuses Joy Division basslines, androgynous vocals, analogue synths, and smart production touches.

September 5, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Moving on from garage rockers JPNSGRLS, Charlie Kerr delivers an impressive debut EP with his new combo. This cut is every bit as refreshing as its namesake, thanks to frisky guitars and catchy hooks. Fans of Tokyo Police Club should take note.

August 31, 2018
by Kerry Doole

The brainchild of singer/songwriter Shaina Silver-Baird, this collaborative project features many Toronto notables on an upcoming album. Released today, this single is lushly-layered electro-pop with a rousing chorus and an upbeat message.

Photo: Dan Haber
August 29, 2018
by Kerry Doole

The highly-regarded Montreal pop/rocker previews a new album with the title track single. The lively tone is in contrast to downbeat lyrics, while his voice has an easy on the ear quality.

August 27, 2018
by Kerry Doole

This highly-touted Montreal-based singer/songwriter releases her next album, Holy Smoke, on Sept. 28. This new single features a steamy off-beat video, while the song showcases her expressive voice and penchant for dark themes.