SappyFest Prepares To Enter Tenth Year

Now entering its tenth year, SappyFest, has helped put Sackville on the world’s musical map. A staple of the August long weekend, this year’s festival will bring together a line-up of more than 30 bands, performers, artists and more from…
Nova Scotia’s Ria Mae Set For The Big Leagues

Performing at Moncton’s Tide & Boar Gastropub on Thursday July 30, Halifax folk-pop musician Ria Mae knows she is one of the lucky ones. “Generally speaking, live entertainment just isn’t as appealing for a lot of people these days. There…
Review: Wilco – Star Wars (dBpm / Anti)

If there is one thing that acclaimed Chicago band Wilco has taught their fans, it is to expect the unexpected. Fans of the long-running band collectively squealed with delight when the group surprisingly dropped their ninth studio record, Star Wars,…
The Key Frames Revamp Sound For Monophone Heart

When it comes to change, Toronto group The Key Frames are not afraid to take chances. After having released two moderately successful releases while flying a musical banner that encompassed roots, folk and bluegrass among others, the group has unveiled…