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In the title track from Acres Of Lions debut record, entitled "Working", singer-guitarist Jeff Kalesnikoff shouts the words of an anthem that captures the very sentiment of the band's work ethic: "Work hard, make your body sting.
The "LIVE LOVE SONGS" CD will be out this year before summer...a unplugged & live album... but Adam James grew up on the Island right on the Nanaimo river on 85 acres then moved to Vancouver ,only to
Afterglow is a rock band from Nanaimo, B.C, made up of two brothers; Adam Podritske, (Guitars/Vocals), Aron Podritske, (Drums), and Dave Buchanan (Bass). In the summer of 2010 afterglow launched reachafterglow.com, this is where the band connects
AMORTALS have been born, and currently reside in Victoria, B.C. They have shaken off the cocoon, and are now ready to ride the wave of the coming superhero evolution. Capes and tights are optional.*** With determinedly optimistic lyrics climbing
Angel Down was formed originally in 2007 with current drummer LT playing the bass.  They went through a few drummers and the band eventually went on hiatus.  Guitar players Joel and Gordie continued to play acoustic shows and write
A band is like a person - the more you get to know it, the deeper it becomes. When Armchair Cynics released the Killing the Romance EP in 2005, the Victoria-based four piece established itself as a sturdy modern rock outfit
Atlas Collapses is a melodic rock band from Vancouver Island. Although the group has only officially existed for two years, they have been making music together since elementary school. The trio consists of guitarist David Sponaugle, percussionist Booth White and
Atomis [ATOM-iss] is a post-rock/experimental outfit with a siamese twist. Incorporating elements of sludge and shoegaze, each song is carefully crafted to express concern over the state of our current social norms.  
Bells & Cannons was nothing but a name, some songs and a glimmer in one woman's eye last year and many have been shocked by the speed with which the band has moved forward and carved their own musical niche.
Between Takes is a four piece rock band ( Mark Pocock vocals and guitar, Andrew Laing lead guitar, Roddy MacIsaac Bass, and Brayden Clark on drums) whose inspiration comes from bands such as Breaking Benjamin, Stereophonics, Foo Fighters, Our Lady Peace,
Catalyzed by a cocktail of American powerhouse alternative, Trans-Atlantic hard rock and deep, dirty groove, Black Hat Villain has done the impossible and captured lightning in a bottle. Summoning the authenticity and unapologetic honesty of vintage rock & roll, the
A thick summer evening in 1986, two boys ride past each other on their BMX's in the back roads of Cherry Creek. Less then an hour later, a young Kevin Falkenberg has just arrived home when an ambulance screams by.  
Two generations of talent make up the tight, hard-rocking trio that is Braeden Marshal. With a refreshingly modern sound that has already been compared to industry titans such as Billy Talent, Incubus and U2, this father-and-sons team of rockers have
They are Bullets Over Beauty, a name with many meanings; yet there is one that rules them all, the need to penetrate ears by impaling them with their unique brand of Rock. They will punish with malicious musical persistence but
"Call Security!" is a rock/hardcore band that was born on the historic date of January 28th, 2010. It was once written in the stone that four ordinary youths, each from a different educational clan, would meet and create
CALLING~ALL~WAVE Was formed when singer/song writer Bryan Chamberland and producer/song writer Shane Demers locked guitars and mindsets to take their music to the next level. They needed a drummer who could compliment the guitar energy and
Rising from the suburbs of Vancouver comes Centrefold, a hard-hitting rock act ready to take on anything that comes their way. Hot off the floor of Ear Art music studios, working with the immensely talented producer Tim Neuhaus, Centrefold is
Chase Spencer   Born in '94, Chase Spencer started playing music at age 12 with the drums. He obtained his first guitar at age 13 and started making music soon after. He's played in different bands in his hometown Port Alberni writing
Some of the best things in life happen when you stop looking for them. In 2006 singer Daniel Bryant and lead guitarist Aaron Bethune were introduced by a mutual friend, and four time Juno nominated producer, Rick Salt. They had recently
Chron Goblin was formed in early 2009 by guitarist Devin “Darty” Purdy, vocalist Josh Sandulak, and drummer Brett Whittingham with the intention of creating some dynamic and unique rock tunes based in the traditions of early heavy metal and
Clash At The Carnival is an intense West coast indie rock band that sound like a mix of Queens of the Stone Age, David Bowie, Alice In Chains, and Metric with some keytar synth thrown in to provide a little
In 2010, Cole Grifter released their debut album, recorded at Infiniti Studio in Victoria BC, by renowned producer Adam Sutherland (Armchair Cynics, Acres of Lions, Maurice, Theset). The album features guest performances from Lea Kirstein on cello and viola, Dallas Budd (
“I’m opening doors for you –walk through them.”  From the prairies of Saskatchewan to sharing the stage with arguably the greatest and most influential guitarists of all time, Colin James still remembers those words
First off, thanks for visiting. I am presently in the process of recording my first solo demo, so I will keep this brief... until the album is out, then get the bio done right. Just wanna say I hope you
Cottonmouth Jones fired up it's pistons for the first time in the summer of 2006. Originally starting out as a song writing vehicle, it soon became obvious that we had to take this baby for a ride,Otis!
Crash was formed in early 2008 by Mackenzie Barry (drums) and Yukon Deighton (guitar & vocals), with Luke Ishizaki on bass. Ishizaki quit the band after a couple months and was immediately replaced by Yukon's sister, Catalina Deighton. Yukon had been
In the winter of 2008, for two night’s running, Daniel Wesley mounted the stage before a sold out crowd at Vancouver’s 1000 capacity Commodore Ballroom. The venerable concert hall has seen its share of local artists, but Wesley&
Dead Eyes Open Melding progressive hard rock with an epic tale to create a concept album armed to the teeth with metallic riffs, haunting acoustic passages and memorable hooks.   Apocalypse through the eyes of... "An apocalyptic saga that
Deckard Cain formed eons ago of Craig, Tony, Alex, and Max. Whilst in Valhalla on a road trip stumbled up Travis via the list of Craig. These 5 men descended down unto Victoria to form a band the likes of which
DEFAULT TO RELEASE BRAND NEW ALBUM “COMES AND GOES” ON CAPITOL RECORDS SEPTEMBER 29, 2009 First Single ‘All Over Me” Soars To #10 At Rock Radio In 2 Weeks Comes and Goes, the fourth album from platinum rock band Default,
Delhi 2 Dublin continues to break the mold with the release of its new genre-busting album, Planet Electric, on May 4th. It’s as if the band has been sent on a mission to further spread their sound across the
With close to 40 years of experience combined, the members of DGRADE have strived to write and play music as a way of life. With so much passion, as to fulfill themselves as individuals, the strict sense of showcasing their music
There’s a storm coming, it’s the war! Electric Empress has just finished putting the final touches on their debut EP titled The War, which will be released in October 2011.  The Electric Empress is one high
Award Winning Guitarist Eric Harper creates not only a unique sound all his own but his music is melodically entrancing, virtuosically ferocious and harmonically soul-stirring to the core. Among other achievements Eric has also co-scored Kevin Spacey’s latest
With a renewed roster of four hailing from BC’s Fraser Valley, Exit 200 enjoys the lighter side of music. This California surf-inspired band focuses on having a great time, writing catchy tunes, and putting on an energetic show.  &
    The story of Fairweather Father began when singer/songwriter Danny Keehn left his small home town of Smithers BC in search of something more. After winning the Best in the West competion, Danny knew in order to share
 Familia’s debut album, Golden Lies, is a sonic battlefield where the war between the underground and the mainstream; the flesh and the spirit; the dance-floor and the garage is fought but never finished. From song to song, &
Fanaticus is a rock band from BC’s Fraser Valley who has been incredibly busy in 2011. With the release of their self-titled EP the band went on to play a solid string of almost 40 dates just short within their
If it’s true that there is nothing to fear but fear itself, than Fear Zero has taken its name wisely. “Fear Zero doesn’t mean fear,” insists leader Ed Sadler, “It’s sort
5440 are one of the most important popular music groups to emerge from the Canadian cultural landscape. With more than 2 decades of performing and recording behind them, the band has an unbelievable catalogue of hit songs. Lead by chief songwriter Neil
Founded by brothers Tommy Paul and Joey Paul with guitarist Thomas Morris, Foreign Influence started out almost 2 years ago playing covers of classic and hard rock tunes from the 70's,80's,and 90's. Since then they have gone through many
We're gearin up to do our full length album soon. Slated for release early next year. But you will all get a taste of the new stuff with a new track that we'll post mid october, so keep your eyes
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes is our name (but for all you ladies...we love brunettes too) and we're a four piece hard rock band from Vancouver, British Columbia. We're just a bunch of regular dudes who love rocking music that will
Today's music fan is a conundrum.   While they want instant gratification, they also expect lasting results. Yet with the diminishing returns so many flavour-of-the-month bands provide, most music has bred a lack of faith on the listener's part. The
  Imagine the melodic feel of James Blunt, the poetic lyrics of John Mayer, and the edgy, raspiness of Bryan Adamʼs voice all rolled into one. Gord D Birtch is in the house!  Gord D is a singer/
“Exactly what do you mean by ‘guts’?”  “I mean, grace under pressure.”    Grace Under Pressure is a love affair between the raw energy of 80s rock and the clean sound of
  Handsome Distraction, a four-piece rock band from Victoria (BC), has taken a steady approach toward breaking into the rock music scene since the formation of the band in 2009. Representing the next “IT” sound, with an authentic and
Heavy Indica began as a collaboration of two song writing guitarists: Wes Carroll and Luke Merkley. Along the way Ashton Bachman, Aaron Venton and Matt Noble joined. We continue to perfect our ever growing style. Harsh and brutal, yet succulent
Line up all the Idols   Who paint on phony smiles   Tryin’ to ride the fast track for free There’s been no free ride in Hedley’s steady climb to the top. Over four years,
Dustin Hawthorne and Steve Bays had been in many different bands together since 1995 and met Hawley in 1998. In 1999, Hawley bought a Juno 6 keyboard  and asked Bays to try playing it, as no one else knew how. Hawley took over
Im full of it.... But Im just playing.. lots of front, lots of heart. I like passion, health, music, kung fu, philosophy, long boarding, cliff jumping, ladies, did I say music :) oh yeh... Money!!! The way I look at you
Immaculate Machine is an indie-rock band that lives on an island. In order to be able to travel freely to and from their geographically isolated homeland, they make rock albums. The newest of these is "High On Jackson Hill&
Innertwine is a hard rock/ alternative rock band from Edmonton, Alberta. They were brought together by Bryan Scharf and Jared McAllister at a new years eve party in 2009, from then the two co-incided with jamming and practicing until the thought
 Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/inventdinosaur     Inventing the Dinosaur is a garage rock band hailing from Vancouver, B.C. The three piece delivers a unique spin on soft / loud explosive sounds and puts new
It’s a hard slog to be a singer songwriter in this country, and harder still to be successful at it. Add to that an artist that favors unusual instrumentation like the mandolin and ukulele and prefers to tour
Jet Black Stare's first debut album "In This Life" with Island/Def Jam featured the single “Ready to Roll” which peaked at 27 on Billboards Active Rock Charts and 3 on their heatseeking charts for bands to ’
Our band lives on a massive island that is pigment green with sharp grey mountains moving slowly and peninsula fingers stretching out and snagging the sea. The people in the band are all different heights and all have very different
    Inspired by artists such as Neil Young and Bruce Springsteen, Joe Turner has traveled back to his roots with his latest album titled Seven Songs of Sorrow. An album about loss, moving
David Pittet is one of the worlds leading, most convincing tribute artists in the music business. Most tribute bands consciously try to look, act and sound like their idols. Dave doesn’t have to try. A living prodigy to
Johnny Good draws a very thin line between folk and progressive rock. All the warmth and beauty from acoustic sound scapes, mixed with a structure of writing that is never one way or the other. Born and raised in British
Johnny Tango is the collaborative effort of four guys with wildly different tastes and ideas in music, and it is those differences that allow them to blend their creativity together to come up with a fresh, bold sound. Their self
Jung People is an Instrumental Rock Duo based out of Calgary, Canada. Forming in late 2010 after founding members Octobuss (Guitar/FX/ETC) and Giordano W. Bassi (Drums/Samples/ETC) attended the Musicians Institute in Hollywood, CA. They have been classified
If rock ‘n’ roll was a fable, it would be Hansel And Gretel. For the past decade, the world’s most popular musical genre hasn’t been able to find the path of breadcrumbs it laid
The time is now for Kuba Oms, the Canadian singer who mines 70s-era soul, funk and rock n’ roll on his solo debut, How Much Time. As the long-time musical director of the live house jam band Velvet, he
"whenever I think of Kytami I see her in a porche on Robson street or in Hobotown trying to run me down." -Kathleen Yearwood “Ordeal” "your face turned about 6 shades of green then you ripped
After starting out in the numerous clubs in Vancouver, Lance Lapointe climbed to the top of the the indie rock scene in 2009 with his debut album, Separate Ways. After touring and recording world wide, Lance chose to return to his
"I believe that love and understanding will right the wrongs in the world," says folk-rocker Leeroy Stagger, who certainly tries to convey the sentiment on his sixth album to date, Little Victories, set for immediate release on February 4, 2011.
 LIFTOFF  Vancouver, Canada.    Liftoff’s stadium sound, leaves fans wanting more with memorable songs from a first listen.  Having just shot their video for their leadoff single “The Best”, Liftoff has taken
  Voted Best Local Band in the Westender’s 2011 Best of the City issue   99.3 The Fox Seeds Winners, 2011   “Louder Than Love is one of the most-acclaimed bands on the local indie scene, drawing praise all around,
Lucy Mistreated was formed when Singer/Songwriter Colby Kambietz (Nanaimo, B.C.) came to Duncan to record a couple of his songs at C-Mann studios during Christmas break 2010. After guitarist Colton Mann (Duncan, B.C.) added some guitar tracks, the
Luke Guthrie's music is influenced by his experiences growing up as a rural kid and learning about his roots. A potent blend of independent rural music tinged with electricity provides the backdrop for Luke's lyrical wanderings. Guthrie's songs are filled
It takes some real cojones to include the word 'Masterpiece' in your album title, but Josh Ramsay isn't too worried. "I suppose I could be digging myself into a hole calling the record Masterpiece Theatre," he chuckles, "
Maurice began in Victoria, British Columbia in parent's basements, community halls, and the bars of Vancouver Island. The young members crafted memorable pop songs mixed with humour, heartbreak, and references to their Western Canadian landscape. These songs caught the ear
Melodic Blue was formed in March of 2008, when Lead Singer Jamie Nicholson and Bassist Steve McCarthy were presented with the opportunity to write a few tracks for an independent film. The duo jumped at the opportunity and began writing and
 Mia Moth is Kara Fraser ( vocals/lyrics ) and Allan Rodger ( music ). Formed in Vancouver in 2009 when Rodger heard Fraser sing at an open mike.They produced their first E.P. "my territory" in 2010, recorded at the band's
Midnight Famous is a high energy, alternative rock band from the small town of Kelowna, British Columbia. In 1999, vocalist/bassist Jared Jackson and guitarist Dustin Walsh came together with three other former members to create a band. They started out
The Mindil Beach Markets   Explosive, dynamic, and original, Mindil Beach Markets has discovered a blistering fusion of Rock, Reggae, Hip Hop, Folk, Funk, and Blues that is entirely their own. Their songs will leave you awash in awareness and
Moss Rock has this raw sound that will keep you wanting more.  The songs are high energy and will keep the dance floor moving.  The band was at one point a 4 piece which can be heard through songs
  Her passion for music and writing original songs is what fuels this young singer. This young songwriter, Nicole Johnson, has been writing and playing guitar since the age of 16 and has brought her originals to the stage. After moving
In 1987, four highly individual Vancouver musicians put together a guitar-based, power pop strike force to write catchy melodic songs built on crunchy rock guitars, full-voiced harmonies and walloping drums. Original members Doug Elliott, Craig Northey, Steven Drake and Paul Brennan
In the Summer of 2010 we began jamming in our haven. The Barn; Located at 79th Avenue and Glover Road in rural Langley, was where we met for the first time as a band. Since then we have been working hard
Pedwell is an alternative-rock act focusing on bringing powerful arena rock to a singer/songwriter setting. Spanning the spectrum from post-grunge to pop-punk, Pedwell delivers thoughtful originals through catchy hooks, clever guitar work, and a sense of humor.     &
  About Prairie Dance Club Prairie Dance Club is a blend of alternative rock Canadiana with heavy sonic undertones. Since their formation in the fall of 2007 they have landed gigs with established and up and coming Canadian artists such as
Formed in the spring of 2008, Quoia {Kwoi - a} is a collective of musicians currently residing on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Known for their high-energy liveshow and uplifting grooves, this genre-hopping group is swiftly attracting new fans of all ages.
Rabbit is a Canadian alternative rock band formed in 2005 in Victoria, British Columbia. Their debut EP "List of Secrets" has been described as Foo Fighters meets The Police. The band consists of Kris Degaust (lead vocals and guitar),
Rocky Mountain Rebel Music throws down the new funky reggae sound!   The band from Victoria BC started in the summer of 2008 and has evolved to include 10 musicians from across Canada. This diverse collective talent accounts for the band's high
Said The Whale formed in 2007 as a collaboration between songwriters Ben Worcester and Tyler Bancroft. The pair's debut EP, Taking Abalonia, featured sunny west coast indie pop, with breezy harmonies, shimmering guitars, and lyrical tributes to their home city of
Sea-Sekshun started out as an Idea without a name back in the month of July between members Ryan Girard (drummer) and Jake Sunstrum (Lead Guitar/Vocals) but several months of nothing made it seem like nothing would happen when a
Chances are, if you've had a radio on today you've heard his guitar playing. As one of North America's go-to guitarists, Sean has played and recorded with Sarah McLachlan, Delerium, Wild Strawberries, Ginger ( a side project of 3 members of the
Formed in the spring of 2010 after an exhaustive and lengthy search for a bassist, Secondhand Habit has been turning heads and raising hell everywhere they go. Comprised of 4 mentally sound musicians from the island of the beast (Victoria, BC) their
Been doing it for years as STICK MONKEY and SINMOBILE --first in Winnipeg, then East Vancouver, and now we're ripping off the faces of our quiet Sunshine Coast Community of Halfmoon Bay!!! I've played with all kinds of great musicians
SHORT BIO : The SOME x 6 Band was officially born during the summer of 2002 at Nat Bailey Stadium, Vancouver BC. Brad Curtis, Murray Mclaughlan, and Sandy Stewart, had just finished playing a Senior Men's Baseball game at the historic Nat Bailey
    We started as a 5 piece in late 09 under the name Hartless. but since then have had a few lineup changes and now we go by Sons of Nova.     As Hartless we were the 2009 Cambie
In 1983 Geoffrey Kelly, John Mann and J. Knutson began a group they called "Evesdropper". The trio played neighbourhood pubs for very small amounts of money. Oft-times they'd be shunted-off into a corner to suffer and sweat through
SPUD is an alternative rock band from Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia. The band was the deformed brainchild of best friends singer/guitarist Brock Meades, and bassist Ethan Hatch. Sitting in Social Studies class talking about rock and roll and satan (
Biography:   State Of Shock has taken a slow and steady approach to its career over the years, but momentum picked up dramatically in 2007 and moves have been made to take the Vancouver band from a Canadian success story to
I'm a Canadian singer, songwriter, producer and performer   I play guitar, piano and the nose flute.   I reside in Vancouver, BC and would like to conquer the world.   Teenager, small town, broken family, mixed heritage, creative, sing,
  Step Back Dave bring an honest and ambitious voice to the Island's Leftcoast Ska/Reggae influenced scene. Nick & Dan have been playing together since they were kids and we joined by Ethan in time to begin recording their
Genre: Bass loops, Vocal, percussion    Step Twelve is a project started and sustained by singer/songwriter André Chamberlain. André's main focus and passion is for his bass guitar which he has been playing for over 14
It’s been a long road leading up to the release of “Everything You Don’t Have”, the debut release from West Coast pop-rock band Stereoplane. Recording began in the summer of 2007 with producers John Webster
Stone Vaughn Toole is a trio that sounds much larger. Delivering a strong beat and a fiery edge, SVT combines the driving guitars and rhythms from the 'classic' days of rock, with the sensibilities and quirky offshoots of a more
Submerge The Sky is a six piece band hailing from the industrial wasteland of Edmonton Alberta. Founded by members Abel black and Chris scouten, STS was started with the intent of creating a band that was capable of breaking out
Sunday Buckets is a, for lack of a better word, "rock" band from Victoria BC, Canada. Formed in April of 2006 they are on a quest to be funkier than most.  
"It's been a crazy few years for not only me, but also Swollen. I was in a very bad state for the last three years; drugs and an abusive lifestyle had gotten the best of me. I was severely
Emerging from the sleepy oceanfront city of Victoria on the West Coast of British Columbia, SYN{A}PSE is a band hell bent on sharing their music with the world. Using a variety of musical backgrounds to their advantage, the
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
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 placed before
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. 
ESTABLISHED 2010. 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
  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
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
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
|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
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
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&
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
Formed in 2007,  Unicron started of as a experimental rock band, and over the years as our musical styles and tastes have changed and developed, so has our style of music. Bringing you a metal/death/pop/...core sound that
Vince Vaccaro In March of 2005, Vince Vaccaro traded his luck for a plane ticket to Australia with no real intention of returning home. Unsure of his direction or future destination he was out looking for something, and found it in
The VonBones are a female fronted,  Alternative punk/metal band out of Victoria, BC, Canada. They started playing shows the summer of 2009, and have recorded a EP that was released in May 2010. They started out being labeled as a
Formed in 2005 out of a small Vancouver suburb  Previous EP and album release under a different name A descision to make more impactful music Self recorded, self pressed EP Acclaim in Vancouver Media Intense, full throttle live show Going
The first beginnings of the Vancouver band known as Winter of Freedom began back in the summer of 2007. Jay Craig, also nik named by his friends as Jay Moon, created Winter of Freedom with the intention of combining music and
Armed with a collection of songs written in the back of the van, in venue parking lots and an icebox of a rehearsal space, Yukon Blonde went into the studio in the summer of 2009 to record their first album- which