Téa is a Vancouver based singer/ pianist/ songwriter who fuses elements of R&B, Soul, and Pop music into her own brand of “City Soul”. Drawing inspiration from diverse artists like Sade, Amy Winehouse, and
Since releasing her debut CD, "At My Table" in July of '06, T. Nile has toured her "unique and heartfelt sonic textures" through Canada, The USA, Germany, Denmark, France, Holland, and Belgium to packed houses and
Born in Calgary, Tegan and Sara began their musical path in 1995 and at the age of 26 have released 6 albums. Tegan currently resides in Vancouver, BC and Sara resides in Montreal, QC. Tegan and Sara released their sixth studio album Sainthood
The Accidentz are a Canadian rock band that formed in Shawnigan Lake in 2008. The group was formed when Jordan Brockhurst (vocals, rhythm guitar) and Cam Jervis (lead guitar), began an acoustic project where they opened for local bands, and played
Canada's Freddie Mojallal, better known under the moniker The Autumn Portrait, is making waves all across the nation. Known for packing venues from Victoria to Halifax and back, TAP is just getting started.
The Autumn Portrait has recently
With Massimo Sabatini on vocals, Brent Grassie on guitar, Sean Lofvendahl on bass and Anthony Tam on drums, there is no denying that this band creates a purely original and energetic sound. The BaDD HaBBiT’s are a band
The Body Politic is a Vancouver Island-based band specializing in an accessible blend of metal and progressive rock. Starting with the name Valhalla, the band quickly began writing original material, and won the 2007 GotPop Battle of the Bands while all
Hidden within the quaint houses of Steveston, British Columbia, The Chase have been brewing a new brand of loud, potent rock & roll. Only recently has the band emerged from the suburbs to show off their super-sonic force within the
Fresh off a restructure as a huge four piece rock outfit, The Day He
Quit is backed by four years of hard work and a lifetime of
friendship. They play music they love, and they destroy all boundaries
We formed in 2006 as Tork for one show only. Wrote four songs in 6 weeks. Played the show. Scratched that itch. The End. (So we thought) Everyone was in other bands or projects at the time, but we kept coming back
An instrumental outfit based out of Beautiful British Columbia, Canada, The Faze Project consists of a guitarist, a bassist, a drummer, a shitload of electronics, and as much groove and musicality as we can muster.
Born of the dark cold nights, we are The Fight.
I found my brothers at different times.
There’s Paul (Todd Andrews) with always-rosy cheeks, running his fingers up and down the bass. Like a heartbeat skipping, he
The Fury, hailing from Vancouver BC, is a female fronted rock group new to the indie scene. Each member of the band has a diverse musical background ranging from training in Classical Music to RnB and Ska. Their Metal, Rock
Brothers Tom and Chris Hooper met Kevin Kane in 1977 during their teens in Kelowna, British Columbia. Their first band was a punk combo called Kill Pigs which played faster than the singer could sing. From there, Kane and the Hoopers
The Hallows formed in March 2011…vocalist Chelsea… formerly of Haddonfield (victoria/psychobilly)… and guitarist Kelly D got together to write a couple of songs which quickly turned into 6… then came along zombie survival specialist and stand-up
Life is full of fleeting moments, and in each moment, the dichotomy of our greatest hopes and worst fears for any given situation pass through our minds. With music and lyrics, The June Fiasco aim to grab those snapshots
What is the sound of a West Coast party?
Start with a big dose of hard-charging ska with a heavy horn section; add a blitz of punk rock; the sun-smoked groove of reggae; and dashes of hip hop, funk, jazz,
After moving back home to the Fraser Valley from Calgary, and having already previously released a solo acoustic/folk EP, Social Juggernaut, singer/songwriter Jason Sylvester wanted to expand his musical endeavours, and began searching for other likeminded musicians to
DISCORDER MAGAZINE, 2010
Review for "The Laundronauts Come Clean" (Spincycle Records) by Douglas Mackenzie:
"Imagine, if you will, standing on a black background, three men in spotless white suits, eyes round and black in white-rimmed sunglasses, faces forbiddingly
This is the story of THE LEFT, hailing from Langley, a vibrant community located in southwest BC that borders the USA. These Langleroos have been working together trying to write hit music since 2002. As you might imagine, they have tons
The culmination of years of musical dedication and experience has manifested itself into the soulful, feel good sound of The Midnight Hours. Catchy melodies and sticky rhythms poured into great song writing has inspired a unique blend of Blues, Rock,
Shortly before The Mother Tongue Band was formed, there were discussions amongst some of those that would eventually become members of The Mother Tongue Band, discussions pertaining to the process of creating and performing music, specifically, what types of people
What are The New Colors?
You probably don't remember the first time you experienced red. But rest assured, it was a glorious and monumental moment. Not long after the threshold of your existence, something somewhere caught your eye and instantly
|The|Niche| are a Canadian Sonic Rock band formed in the Fall of 2010 and founded by (former members of Kick the Ashes) vocalist/songwriter Gabriel Savage, guitarist Ryley Kirkpatrick, and drummer Mario Beer.
The band started out as just
Formed in 2006, Nanaimo's The Perfect Trend is one of Canada's hardest working independent bands. With the belief in building a dedicated fanbase from the bottom up, the band has spent the last two years touring from British Columbia to Manitoba,
The Post War is an Alternative Rock quartet based out of Vancouver, Canada. Singer / Guitarist, Erik Scott, has toured alongside artists such as Metric, David Sinclair (Sarah McLachlan), Bif Naked, Matthew Good, as well as having performed dates on the
What happens when a group of talented musicians of all different genres come together to create one sound?
You get The Proper Villains.
The Proper Villains are a fresh young group with incredible talent in the Vancouver,
A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE REAL MCKENZIES
Paul McKenzie claims he had a epiphany when he was subjected to an Andy Stewart record which was playing in one room, and intertwining with the vulgarity of a Sex Pistols album emerging
Started in 2008, Rekkening has been an ever evolving beast with Lead singer Tracey Shane refining her song writing, vocals and music. Along side her is GoReDzilla (Bass / Engineer / Producer).
The bands first Demo "Best Served Cold" has received
We formed just a few months ago out of the Cowichan Valley, The Royal Canadians are an indie rock band consisting of Connor Head (16) on vocals and guitar and Taylor Allum (17) on percussion and back up vocals.
Blending straight up rock 'n roll with a hint of blues, a catchy beat, and their own modern twist, The Shrugs have created music that people of all generations and musical taste can appreciate and enjoy. Having been together for
Garth has played in/fronted Heavy Rock bands since the age of 14.
In the late 1990s, he gained international notoriety as lead vocalist in the band Flybanger, landing a deal with Columbia and touring North America relentlessly.
While playing the
The Veer Union are set to release their highly anticipated sophomore CD “Divide the Blackened Sky” this spring. Which was all self produced, written and recorded by the band themselves.
The Veer Union made their mark in 2009 with
Theo Massop is a west coast Canadian singer songwriter whose musical journey has taken him from church choirs to dance halls, night clubs, festivals and concert venues. His previous album "Voyager" gained him three charting singles in Canada,
There's an old axiom in music that says you have your whole life to make your first record and under a year to make your second. This spells disaster for the many bands that return from touring, find themselves with
In the relative isolation of northern BC small town life, Theresa Pasaluko has spent many hours in solitude, singing, playing guitar and writing songs that reflect on life and its various casualties, complications and accomplishments. Stirring up an audience of
Throat Poets are a hard rock trio from Vancouver Island Canada, who have been laying down their own brand of heavy melodic grooves since 2009. They have been spreading their "poetry" locally and abroad with their high energy live
TOMMY ALTO is the driving force behind the Canadian Pop-Rock Revolution.
Renowned for his spellbinding stage presence and powerful, dynamic voice, TOMMY ALTO exists to provide the people with infectious, feel-good Pop-Rock tunes, mixed with his finely-crafted, R&
TRAIL OF ASH
When all you do is burn, you leave such a putrid trail of ash....
The words ring true with compositions defying depression and enlightenment, seizing the emotions you always want to express while holding fear
Born in Winnipeg Manitoba, in 1987, Trevor Davies has spent his entire life as an independent musician on Vancouver Island. Largely self-taught on guitar and vocals, he fronted a rock band at fourteen which performed some original material and performed near
For the founding members of Vancouver’s instrumental prog-rock outfit Trophy Wife, the quality of their music was never in doubt in their minds, but doubters and naysayers have dogged them from nearly the beginning. As an instrumental band