The sophomore record from Vancouver’s Dustin Bentall shows a remarkable amount of growth as a singer-songwriter in the two years since his 2007 debut Streets With No Lights. Although that record showed glimpses of what could lay in store for Bentall, Six Shooter confirms…

After their sophomore record Shine On failed to deliver the same success that Aussie rockers Jet found with their debut album, the band temporarily went their separate ways. On first listen, I wasn’t terribly bowled over by the first few…

Three years have passed since New Orleans alternative-rock/indie-rock band Mutemath made a big impression on fans and the public alike with their 2006 debut record. Garnering some mainstream airplay for their single “Typical,” the band were road-hogs, taking their explosive…

Halifax-based folk singer Amelia Curran has a brand spanking new CD on store shelves and is playing a couple of shows in New Brunswick to help promote the fantastic roots-inspired record. A multiple past East Coast Music Award nominee, Curran…

Thee Requiems have been poking around the Moncton music scene for years now and on this latest CD, they craft irresistible pop anthems for the hopeful and the disaffected. It’s hard not to tap your foot along to jangly guitar-pop…

The Moncton music scene, like that of almost any city in this great nation of ours, has seen its share of ups and downs throughout history. No matter where they lie geographically, there is an inevitable ebb and flow to…

Chances are you’ve heard Ryan Dahle’s songs even though you might not recognize his name right off the bat. That is all about to change with his new record, Irrational Anthems. Dahle was one of the guitarists/vocalists in the Canadian…

Mutemath’s debut record in 2006 revealed a band that could be just as comfortable flirting with accessible, radio-friendly tracks as they could be with indulging the experimental side of their music. It is the latter that is the order of…

Over the course of his career, Danny Goldberg has worn many hats. He has worked with some of the world’s biggest bands and at some of the  biggest record labels in the US while also having logged miles as a…

One of Moncton’s finest punk bands is launching their brand new CD  at The Paramount Lounge on Main Street, Moncton on Friday August 28.  The Kamalas were formed in 2008 by guitarist and vocalist Elle Shapiro and drummer Salty, both…