Single Review: Porteau – River Song

Porteau are an Indie folk duo based in Vancouver, Canada made up of Victoria Williams and Craig Stevenson. Today I'll be reviewing their new single ‘River Song’ the first track off their debut album ‘Water’s Gate’ which was out on March 15th 2019. ‘River Song’ opens with vibrant electronic chimes, that slowly mellow out only … Continue reading Single Review: Porteau – River Song

Single Review: The Jins – She Said

The Jins are a self-described ‘Fun Rock’ trio from Vancouver, Canada made up of Ben Larsen on Vocals/Guitar, Hudson Partridge on Bass and Jamie Warnock on Vocals/Drums. ‘She Said’ has some bite to it, a nice challenging back and forth, that works, a rhythm that’s engaging and draws you in as a listener, the actual … Continue reading Single Review: The Jins – She Said

Single Review: BENJII – California

Benjii is an alternative/pop singer-songwriter from Vancouver, Canada and if you want to find out a little more about him then you can check out an interview I did with him by clicking here. Today though I’ll be reviewing his track, ‘California’ which was released on 4th April 2019.  ‘California’ has a smooth, almost upbeat … Continue reading Single Review: BENJII – California

Single Review: Ruben Young – Golden Hell

Ruben Young is an R&B/pop artist and singer-songwriter from Calgary, Canada. Today I’ll be reviewing his latest single ‘Golden Hell’. ‘Golden Hell’ opens with a vibrant, rising, instrumental opening, which transitions smoothly into harmonious vocals, perfectly balanced with the music, a voice that is silvery and deeply engaging, all coming together to create a track … Continue reading Single Review: Ruben Young – Golden Hell

Single Review: Running Red Lights – Calls of Prudence

Running Red Lights are a four piece Indie/pop/folk outfit from Toronto, Canada made up of Scarlett on Vocals/Guitar, Dave Puzak on Guitar/Keys, Jeff Carter on Bass/Vocals and Kevin Howley on Drums/Guitar/Sampler/Vocals. Today I’ll be reviewing their new single ‘Calls of Prudence’. ‘Calls of Prudence’ opens with a soft flowing, ambient tempo that slowly incorporates percussion … Continue reading Single Review: Running Red Lights – Calls of Prudence

Interview with Justin Amirkhani (Vagabond Dog)

First off, tell me about yourself? And Vagabond Dog? Vagabond Dog is a small game studio from Canada. I'm the Creative Director at the company, which means I force my opinions on everyone else and make sure the games follow a core vision. What advice would you give to someone trying to do what you … Continue reading Interview with Justin Amirkhani (Vagabond Dog)

Game Review: Digital: A Love Story

So I first played this game back in 2012, which by then already made it an older game, but even if I’d played it today I still feel I’d have enjoyed it. It is by no means perfect but even though it was relatively brief, it was nonetheless a rich piece of gaming that I … Continue reading Game Review: Digital: A Love Story

Interview with Christine Love (Love Conquers All Games)

First off, tell me about yourself? and for those unfamiliar with you can you tell me a little about the type of work you do? I'm Christine Love, the co-founder of Love Conquers All Games. The sorts of games we make tend to be a little different every time—for example, in the past we made … Continue reading Interview with Christine Love (Love Conquers All Games)

Solo Musician Interview: Benjii

Tell me about yourself? Let’s see. Raised in the prairies of SK, and have been living in Vancouver now for about 7 years. Quarter of a century old, and have a large obsession with Back to the Future, Zelda, and pizza. I also make music sometimes What Instrument(s) do you play, if any? And how … Continue reading Solo Musician Interview: Benjii

Single Review: Kozen – To The Wind

Kozen are a hard rock group from Toronto, Canada made up of Maxwell Kozen on Guitar/Vocals, Simone Harrison on Keyboard/Vocals, Jericho Leal on Guitar and Jared Leal on Drums. Today I’ll be reviewing Kozen’s single ‘To The Wild’. 'To The Wind’ opens with a nice little riff, and reverbed vocals that merge into an excellent … Continue reading Single Review: Kozen – To The Wind

Single Review: Amanda Rheaume – The Skin I’m In

Amanda Rheaume is a singer-songwriter from Ottawa, Canada who performs powerful Folk/Americana music. Today I’ll be reviewing her latest track ‘The Skin I’m In’. If you want to find out more about the artist the check out this interview I did with her.  ‘The Skin I’m In’ has a slow, mellow opening, guitars and a … Continue reading Single Review: Amanda Rheaume – The Skin I’m In

Single Review: AlphaCub – Night Heart

AlphaCub is a singer-songwriter from Toronto, Canada and today I’ll be reviewing ‘Night Heart’ the title track from his upcoming LP which will be released on March 22nd 2019. ‘Night Heart’ has a dark, gritty electronic intro which leads into a  really nice beat, that carries you through the song. And Jeez, this song is … Continue reading Single Review: AlphaCub – Night Heart

Single Review: Mindbender Supreme – Challenge Day

Adhimi ‘Addi’ Stewart known as Mindbender Supreme, is a musician and hip-hop artist from Toronto, Canada. He is apparently well know in the Toronto rap scene, where he’s usually either performing or attending. A rapper and music Journalist, Mindbender Supreme has a wide and diverse range of interests and talents both musically and broadly speaking. … Continue reading Single Review: Mindbender Supreme – Challenge Day

Single Review: Heartstreets – Good Thing (feat. A-SHO)

Heartstreets Are an electronic influenced hip-hop & R&B duo from Canada made up of childhood friends Emma Beko and Gab Godon. Today I’ll be reviewing their single ‘Good Thing (feat. A-SHO) from their new album ‘Why Make Sense’. ‘Good Thing (feat. A-SHO)’ is packed with energy from the get go, it has this quirky, electronic … Continue reading Single Review: Heartstreets – Good Thing (feat. A-SHO)

Album Review: Royal – Heart of Shadows

Royal is a Canadian independent recording artist who crosses genres combining dream, Electro and pop music for a unique sound. Today I’ll be reviewing her new album ‘Heart of Shadows’ which was released on November 2nd 2018. And if you want to find out more about Royal then check out this Interview I did with … Continue reading Album Review: Royal – Heart of Shadows