Tagged: Canada

Deathsticks and Their Haunting Garage Of Distorted Noise.

Deathsticks – Whitby, Ontario, Canada. I’ll try to keep this short. Whitby based Deathsticks are a very obscure and dirty sounding duo that I honestly have no idea about whether they are a serious effort or not and I’m not even sure if I mean that as a negative criticism. They remind...

Bodhi Jar – The Band and The Debut EP.

Bodhi Jar – London, Ontario, Canada. One thing we can all appreciate about Canada is that it’s full Canadians, neighbourly hockey enthusiasts and baby sitters of the Eiffel tower. The nation has also churned-out some awesome and influential bands by the likes The Flatliners, Propagandhi, Sum 41 and countless bands also featured...

Heart Attack Kids – ‘No Future’.

Heart Attack Kids – London, Ontario, Canada. Cover photo credit: Berry Photograph – Click Here. Photo credit (above): Shawn Chipper. For our previous work on the band – Click Here. We first came across Heart Attack Kids back in March of this year and to be ever so blunt, were...

Fresh Release News – Goodwood Atoms Release New Track, ‘Matter’.

Goodwood Atoms – Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Cover photo credit – Max Olson. We’re back in Vancouver today for an exclusive UK premiere of a new track from ethereal Indie Folk band, Goodwood Atoms. The new single ‘Matter’ was released today via Business Class Records after the band won first place...

Trashed Ambulance – ‘Blurry Thoughts’ In Review.

Trashed Ambulance – Red Dear, Alberta, Canada. Punk music is going through something of a resurgence across it’s broad spectrum. The genre’s original trailblazers are still revered and rightly so, but what we are seeing now is huge boost in the scene’s output, sitting closer to the late 80’s and 90’s...

Down Memory Lane – The ‘Recycled Punk Rockers’ EP

Down Memory Lane – Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Down Memory Lane are fresh on the Montreal underground music scene with their reminiscent blend of 90’s melodic Punk music, via their debut EP Recycled Punk Rockers. It’s easy to hear strong and dark melodic guitar work of Good Riddance and vocal melodies...

A Reader’s Fresh Picks: Canada’s Hawking By Sam Taylor.

Hawking – Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Editor’s Note – Today’s Fresh Picks follows suit in showcasing new music outside of review requests and subscriptions, but also breaks the chain in that this feature was written by veteran Musically Fresh reader, Sam Taylor, who gives his thoughts on why YOU need to hear the...

Heart Attack Kids – ‘Deaf Dogs’ Single/Video Release.

Heart Attack Kids – London, Ontario, Canada. ‘You’ll think there’s five of us…’ Photography – Shawn Chipper. Heart Attack Kids are a Punk-Rock/Garage Rock band from London in Ontario, Canada and despite the very clear number of band members, are far more than “just another two-piece” in the vein of...

Calling All Captains – The New ‘Disconnect’ EP.

Calling All Captains – St. Albert/Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Cover photo credit – Brett Cullen Photography – Click Here. For our previous work on the band – Click Here. Cheerful Pop-Punk band on a grey-weathered day cliche. Calling All Captains have just released their second EP, Disconnect, showcasing four brand new tracks as...

Apostoloi – ‘Fighting For?’ – Oi! Montreal!

Apostoloi – Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Oi! group Apostoloi, released their album Fighting For? on Christmas day 2015, although actually recording it back in 2013, showcasing powerful political Punk not for the light-hearted. Hailing from Montreal, the band certainly know how to pack-a-punch when it comes to Hardcore Punk. Mixing 80’s...