CMW lends a view from the church in the sky
The combination of Canadian Music Week veterans and a fresh and bearded crowd on scene this year resonated in the clouds after Wednesday’s opening gala in the CN Tower. Joel Plaskett and his Emergency teamed with Ben Caplan, less his Casual Smokers.
Neverending White Lights set sail on a “Ghost Ship”
On the second single from Neverending White Lights’ Act 3: Love Will Ruin, the Windsor, ON, indie rockers team with fellow Canucks Hot Hot Heat. The video for “Ghost Ship” is directed by prolific Canadian director RT!
C4 blows up as Dirty Deeds with Chocs and D-Sisive
Prolific Jane and Finch rapper C4 aka Dirty Deeds is gearing up for the release of his latest project, the Let’s Be Friends EP, by unleashing “I’m Here,” the first single off the album. The video for “I’m Here” is directed by Charles Wahl and produced by Dirty Deeds.
Rockers get road sick on second Dead Set single
A month away from the release of the hugely-anticipated new album from Toronto punk rockers Cancer Bats,”Road Sick” marks the second single and video from the band’s upcoming Dead Set on Living.
Rapper wanted on charges of murdering tracks
Easily the most active MC on the Canadian rap scene of late, Madchild introduces “Wanted,” the latest of a number of videos to spawn from three separate albums by the Swollen Members product in early 2012.
Tegan and Sara share the studio with Morgan Page
Renown American house DJ Morgan Page has remixed a number of Tegan and Sara tracks, but on the first single from his upcoming In The Air album, Page invited the Canadian twins to create an original spin – the formidable “Body Work.”
Casual sex with MDD proves a sick and twisted affair
While “Casual Sex” doesn’t quite pick up where “Every Lie” left off – and the video may very well be the highlight of the first single off the band’s highly-anticipated sophomore offering – here’s hoping Alan Cross is right and Sick and Twisted Affair is further proof that the world does belong to My Darkest Days.
Provinces ready to evict addicts from pharmacies
Chances are street chemists will in time figure out how to break OxyNeo down to a form that can be consumed but, as it stands, tens of thousands of OxyContin addicts in this country alone are looking to other drugs to find their fix after February.