Are You Ready For MOUNT NINJI AND DA NICE TIME KID Tour?
October 5, 2016 – 5:04 am | No Comment

Die Antwoord are back in FULL EFFECT with a high energy new album MOUNT NINJI AND DA NICE TIME KID and with the release are wasting no time and hitting the road with it.
For the uninitiated Die …

Read the full story »
Music

crash course in CanCon rock, pop, electronic, metal, house, hip-hop, folk and alternative.

Lyricist Lounge

Reviews and interviews with some of Canada’s and the world’s top lyricists.

Living Legends

Simply put, interviews with musicians worthy of the moniker living legends.

21 Questions

Q&A sessions with some of Canada’s and the world’s most prominent entrepeneurs old and new.

Lifestyle

Highlighting Colourful and Interesting Canadian/International Lifestyles, Arts, Culture and Entertainment.

Home » Archive by Author

Articles by Martyr Magazine

Kill Matilda unleashes #Punk#Zombie#RocknRoll
April 12, 2014 – 5:51 pm | No Comment
Kill Matilda unleashes #Punk#Zombie#RocknRoll

Kill Matilda brought back punk rock from the grave with a vengeance on their new album titled simply #Punk#Zombie#RocknRoll.
The female-fronted apocalyptic group from Vancouver, B.C., is led by Dusty Exner, an energetic and enigmatic faux-redhead …

The Balconies drop eccentric video “Boys and Girls”
April 11, 2014 – 9:30 pm | No Comment
The Balconies drop eccentric video “Boys and Girls”

The latest video from Toronto’s leather-clad rockers The Balconies for their single “Boys and Girls,” the first hit from their new full length album Fast Motions, is a new twist on a classic music video premise.
The song …

Luminato 2014’s “sexy” program unveiled in Toronto
April 11, 2014 – 9:01 pm | No Comment
Luminato 2014’s “sexy” program unveiled in Toronto

Get ready Toronto. The Luminato Festival is back for its eighth instalment – and it’s bringing sexy back.
On Tuesday, April 8, socialites and industry specialists alike gathered to witness Luminato Festival Artistic Director Jorn Weisbrodt’s …

The sweet soothing sounds of Stephanie “Amber”
April 8, 2014 – 9:56 pm | One Comment
The sweet soothing sounds of Stephanie “Amber”

In a world filled with malevolence and hatred, anger and depression, misery and pain, music can often be one’s savior of sanctuary. Some artists create music purely to that effect. Enter Stephanie “Amber” Beatson.
Born in …

Kyprios & Animal Nation bring the West Coast, East
April 6, 2014 – 9:52 pm | No Comment
Kyprios & Animal Nation bring the West Coast, East

West coast Canadian hip-hop was live and in effect at the 3030 Dundas West in Toronto on Saturday, March 29.
The one and only Kyprios – best known for his tenure with Sweatshop Union – and …

Green Apples and Oranges an “Elaquent” beat exhibit
April 5, 2014 – 10:33 pm | No Comment
Green Apples and Oranges an “Elaquent” beat exhibit

The new album from renowned producer and beat maker Elaquent has reached new heights of bass lines.
Green Apples and Oranges is the new offering, and it’s definitely a fruitful endeavor.
Opening with the track “Alone at …

Swamp Thing brings horror to life in “Firedogs”
April 5, 2014 – 8:07 pm | No Comment
Swamp Thing brings horror to life in “Firedogs”

Instead of drawing inspiration from society and the game, the enigmatic rap trio of Toronto Swamp Thing pays homage to their favourite horror movies and sci-fi B-sides in their latest record Fire Dogs.
Laced with a …

Winnipeg played host to 43rd annual Juno Awards
April 4, 2014 – 1:26 pm | No Comment
Winnipeg played host to 43rd annual Juno Awards

Recently named one of the Culture Capitals of Canada, the wintery and windy city of Winnipeg, Manitoba was host to the 43rd annual Juno Awards.
Like you don’t know, but the Juno Awards are a Canadian …

The Godfather of House Music, Frankie Knuckles, dead at 59
April 1, 2014 – 11:39 pm | No Comment
The Godfather of House Music, Frankie Knuckles, dead at 59

Frankie Knuckles, the “Godfather of House” music has spun his way to the big house in the sky, and sadly, it’s no April Fools joke.
Although we may wish that this was another internet hoax falsely …

Hedley’s Wild Live Tour w/ USS & Classified: Ottawa Style
April 1, 2014 – 8:21 pm | No Comment
Hedley’s Wild Live Tour w/ USS & Classified: Ottawa Style

Hedley’s Wild Live tour came barreling through Ottawa, the Nation’s capital, as part of the last leg of the Ontario portion of the cross Canada tour.  The tour features Hedley, Ubiquitous Synergy Seeker, Classified, and …

Follow Martyr