Halifax via Florenceville, New Brunswick band Telfer has a star on the rise in the Atlantic Canadian music scene. The group was last year’s winners of the CBC Galaxie Rising Stars Showcase at the Harvest Jazz and Blues Festival in…

If you weren’t already aware, 2008 was proclaimed the year of Toronto heavy-metal band Anvil. In the past year and a half, the group has achieved their biggest taste of success since their formation in 1973.   As teens in…

Pop musician and former New Brunswick resident Jennifer LFO is returning to her birth province for a show in Saint John at the Blue Olive on August 1. She is promoting the recently released Songs From The Alien Beacon album,…

Toronto band Billy Talent has struck gold with their first two records and if early sales of this newest record are any indication, their third record is on the same track of success within Canada at the very least. Mega-producer…

Shediac’s got the blues coming to them. No, this has nothing to do with a decline in tourism, the economy or anything of the like.     They literally have the blues coming to them. From Friday July 31 through…

Canada has been a hotbed for music in the past 40 years having produced jazz greats like Oscar Peterson through indie-rock heroes Eric’s Trip and Arcade Fire to classic rock like The Guess Who.      One genre that the…