EX ØMERTA released their self-titled debut on July 5th. I attended their release show at the Good Will Social Club. The line up for the release party included NORTHERN ROYALS, THE BOY & THE SEA, and LOA. EX ØMERTA’s alternative/hard rock has been around since 2014 and they have released a few singles. This 11 track debut album is long awaited by fans and many wonder what took so long. I don’t think anyone will argue it was worth the wait.
It’s Canada Day and I’m reviewing the MacQueens. THE MACQUEENS are a Canadian married music duo based in Kitchener, Ontario. Kris MacQueen tells me they’re “known for compelling songwriting, rich vocal harmonies and intricate instrumentation”. They’ve just released a new single, “Ordinary Man” from their upcoming debut studio album You & Me & Everything, which […]
STACEY JAMES is an alternative soul, r&b, pop/rock singer, songwriter and keyboardist. She also uses trumpet, acoustic, electric & bass guitar, tenor sax, and fiddle as tools while songwriting. She sings in about a 4 ocatave range. Her first album 11 11, released in 2017, is available on Spotify and iTunes and she has already […]
BULLRIDER celebrated the April 13th, 2019, release of their debut album ‘Hidden Gems and the Love of Another’ with an Album Release show at The Pyramid Cabaret in Winnipeg, MB. The concert was presented by Winnipeg’s The Village Idiots, and BULLRIDER shared the stage with local bands AMADIANS, LIABILITIES and EX-OMERTA. We were greeted at […]
On March 16th, 2019, ARKELLS won the Juno award for GROUP OF THE YEAR. That wasn’t really a surprise. ARKELLS have been steadily climbing in music sales and concert ticket sales over the years. They’ve built a loyal and loving fan base. It’s also not surprising that the band gave up their acceptance speech time […]