Musicians can be an adventurous, restless bunch. When it comes to downtime, many musicians either go stir crazy or resort to making more music outside of their regular gig. The latter is certainly the case for Simple Plan’s Sebastien Lefebvre,…

Canadian indie-darling and Juno Award nominee Emm Gryner is coming to the East Coast for a tour in November in support of her latest record, Goddess. She’ll be playing four shows in New Brunswick, including gigs in Fredericton, Sackville, Hampton…

Originally known as Burn The Priest, Richmond, Virginia band Lamb Of God has been tearing up the heavy metal world since their inception in 1998. The band has sold more than a combined two million records in the US, been…

Approximately 212 miles (341 km) lie between two very different worlds within the State of Tennessee. Almost smack dab in the middle of the state lays Nashville, the internationally renowned city known as the home of country music. And to…

Can you hear the engines revving? Can you hear the drool hitting floors all over the region? It is the anticipation building throughout the Maritimes as music fanatics get ready to take in the fall edition of Moncton Record Expo.…

If you’re a fan of homegrown Canadian rock n roll, you’ll most likely know the name of Hugh Dillon. Dillon was the front man for Canadian hard-rock band The Headstones for five records before the group sadly but amicably disbanded…

Despite boasting a native New Brunswicker in their lineup, Vancouver band Minto is about to make their maiden trip into the province for a couple of shows on their current national tour. Ryan Hoben, vocalist of the Neil Young inspired…

Halifax guitar-rock band In-Flight Safety is in the midst of a cross-Canadian tour which started on September 25 in Victoria, British Columbia. The tour will see the band play 13 shows across this great country of ours before they find…

With seven records and more than 300,000 records sold in Canada alone, Jesse Cook is no stranger to success. In the past 15 years, the Toronto-based Cook has created some of the most infectious, upbeat rumba flamenco music to emerge…

It is not often suggested that punk bands have anything musically in common with traditional Irish or Canadian East Coast music, but LA band Flogging Molly has been mixing these two distinct styles for the past 12 years and finding…

In a very short span of time, Southampton, UK group Band of Skulls has an impressive list of accomplishments and is steadily seeing their fortunes change for the best. Mixing classic rock, guitar-heavy bands like Led Zeppelin with modern groups…