Vancouver rock songstress Bif Naked has been out of the spotlight for the past few years but they have been anything but normal downtime for the artist. After spending an almost solid two years on the road promoting her last…

If there is one thing that can be said about the fans of Atlanta’s Butch Walker it’s that we are a dedicated bunch. Any fans of Walker will gladly preach to anybody who will listen about how brilliant and clever of…

In stores now is a wonderful 14-track compilation entitled Atlantic Voices. Released by Warner Music Canada, the compilation features some of the Atlantic region’s finest female singers and songwriters, including Moncton’s Julie Doiron, Meaghan Smith and Catherine MacLellan.  Overseeing the…

California punk rockers Strung Out are headed to Moncton to play the only New Brunswick date on their current Canadian tour. The show is slated to go down at Moncton’s on Tuesday, June 2 at the Manhattan Bar and Grill.…

Hi all. Thanks for checking out my site. I’ve contributed the articles and reviews posted on this site to [here] Magazine, published in Moncton, NB, Canada. I have been doing quite a bit of writing as of late and figured…

Chicago heavy metal band Disturbed are headed to the Maritimes for their inaugural visit next week with shows slated for Moncton and Halifax. Brought together by a common love for classic heavy metal bands such as Iron Maiden, Judas Priest…

Back in 1998, life really couldn’t have been much better for the members of the Texan power-pop band Fastball. After an indifferent reception to their 1996 debut record, their 1998 sophomore album All The Pain Money Can Buy launched them…

The springtime tends to be one of the most fruitful times of year for new music arriving in stores. Below are some of my choice picks that I’m looking forward to in the next few months; I hope you find…

Halifax native Joel Plaskett’s music career is building momentum with each successive release. His 2007 record Ashtray Rock garnered him a remarkable six East Coast Music Awards and was also in the running for the annual Canadian Polaris Music Prize. He…

Halifax musician Meaghan Smith is living a dream. While many musicians can only dream of being able to carve a living out of making music, the past few years have been kind to her and helped enable her to do…