Category: New Music Friday

New Music Friday – Distinct Voices Edition

Another Friday, another slew of great new music to fire up your amygdala. I think my inbox was so backed up, I was reading emails from when it was still cold outside. Yep, emails as far back as May… The…

New Music Friday – Humidity Edition

Okay, I didn’t bother with a theme this week. It’s just super hot in Toronto (I am NOT complaining) and so are these artists. Sorry, that was terrible. Some great music is being released today or has already been released…

New Music Friday – Canada Day Weekend Edition

Even though most of the artists featured on New Music Friday are Canadian, today, ALL of the artists hail from The True North, Strong and Free. Just in case you forgot, streaming services basically don’t pay artists. It takes 3-4…

NEW MUSIC FRIDAY: NXNE EDITION

NXNE is 25 years young this year! It has evolved and molted over its lifespan though it seems to have found some stability in format since last year. This year features a great lineup both at their two main stages…

NEW MUSIC FRIDAY – EDITOR’S PICKS

Happy Friday! Friday means the last day of the week! Friday means NEW MUSIC. I’m still working through a backlog of music, so some of it isn’t so new. But it’s still great, in this humble music editor’s opinion. I…

New Music Friday – Editor’s Picks

This week’s New Music Friday is dedicated to Canada’s King of New Music, Dave Bookman. Sadly, Bookie died on May 21. I can’t name another person who did as much for independent music in Toronto and Canada as he did…