Here are my favourite new releases of the week.
As 2016 comes to an end, I have come to the conclusion that it wasn’t a great year for music. We’ve lost too many great musicians (a trend I fear will continue as the pioneers of rock and pop aren’t getting any younger), and few releases have managed to really grab me. There were a lot…
My interview with Sabaton during Heavy Montreal 2016
The story of heavy metal singer and bodybuilder Thor, as he chases ever eluding fame forty years in the making.
New documentary shed light on the formative years of Twisted Sister when they ruled the club scene in the New York Tri-State area for the better part of a decade.
Turn It Up! is a love letter to the electric guitar, and like all love letters, it starts off with a bang, meanders aimlessly along the way before bringing it home by professing its love in an unequivocal way. It’s an attempt to demystify these pieces of wood that will transform mere mortals into demigods in…
It’s time to wrap up 2015 and pick out the best musical moments of the year. Who made the cut?
It was a night of loud, sweaty rock ’n roll last Friday at the Petit Campus as three of Canada’s finest up and coming bands played their hearts out on stage. Toronto’s Poor Young Things started the night with their catchy melodic rock, including their latest single “Like an Animal” which got a great reaction…
New boxset explores Dylan’s studio work from 1965 to 1966.
Detroit rockers offer a great sophomore album that straddles the line between metal and rock.