Occur Goes Global - The Music of Canada

Monday, February 15, 2016 at 12:02 AM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Music O Canada! To narrow down the massive number of gifted artists from the North American nation to just five is daunting. From the prog-fathers Rush to hip-hop heartthrob Drake, to the legendary Neil Young and the country diva Shania Twain, there’s no shortage of talent from the provinces. But here is a quintet of musicians “You Oughta Know” a little bit better. (Sorry for nicking your song, Alanis.)  Stars The chamber pop group has been around... READ MORE

New Single: We Are Ardent - The Time Is Now

Friday, September 11, 2015 at 8:00 PM
Tia Scott

  Music Canadian rock quartet We Are Ardent recently released their latest single, “The Time Is Now,” which sets the tone for their authentic blend of alternative rock and South African polyrhythms.  With a larger-than-life chorus that seems to build without overpowering the overall tone, the track is an intense wave of melodies backed by infectious verses and killer guitar riffs. “The Time Is Now” serves as the lead single to the band’s forthcoming EP, Bright Shadows From Dark Lights, set... READ MORE