Single Review: Waxlimbs – Dead in the Water

Waxlimbs are a four piece theatrical alt-rock outfit from Toronto, Canada made up of Will Jarvis on Guitar/Vocals, Lex Metcalfe on Bass/Vocals, Olivia Claire on Keys/Synth/Vocals and Paul Geldart on Drums. Today I will be reviewing their latest track ‘Dead in the Water’ which was released on their 30th October 2020.  ‘Dead in the Water’ … Continue reading Single Review: Waxlimbs – Dead in the Water

Single Review: Noah Malcolm – If Not

Noah Malcolm is a indie folk/pop artist from Prince Edward Island, in Canada but is currently based in Toronto. Today, I will be reviewing ‘If Not, which was released on the 23rd October, and is the second single off their debut EP ‘On Time’.  ‘If Not’ opens with soft, acoustic guitars that blend perfectly with … Continue reading Single Review: Noah Malcolm – If Not

Single Review: Bike Club – Heart Beating

Bike Club are a five piece, heavy pop group from Toronto, Canada. Today I will be reviewing their single ‘Heart Beating’ which was released on the 16th October 2020 as part of their EP ‘Find Romance’.  ‘Heart Beating’ opens fast with hard guitars and harder percussion that blend quickly together, when they ease off just … Continue reading Single Review: Bike Club – Heart Beating

EP Review: Päter – SOLE

Päter is a musician based in Toronto that we’ve both reviewed and interviewed on Off the Record before and with their newest EP release, SOLE, of course we jumped at the chance to review them again. Dam, Damn Starting off with Dam, Damn - a song I‘ve reviewed on it’s own! It’s a great start … Continue reading EP Review: Päter – SOLE

Single Review: Deanna Devore – Lately

Deanna Devore is an Electronic/Alternative singer-songwriter based in Chicago and Toronto and today I will be reviewing their single ‘Lately’ which was released on January 2nd 2020.  ‘Lately’ starts off slowly, light percussion and a nice vibing synthy intro that merges with the sonorous vocals that hold a lot of energy and roll over you … Continue reading Single Review: Deanna Devore – Lately

Single Review: Josh Mover & The Shakers – Seagull in the Snow

Josh Mover & The Shakers are a Toronto based music group, fronted by the eponymous Josh Mover. Today I will be reviewing their single ‘Seagull in the Snow’.  ‘Seagull in the Snow’ opens with a building feedback distortion that makes me think of some of the funnest gigs of my youth, and also Tony Hawk … Continue reading Single Review: Josh Mover & The Shakers – Seagull in the Snow

Single Review: Only August – The Rain

Only August (also known as Andrew Reinhardt) is an Indie Folk artist from Toronto, the provincial capital of Ontario, in Canada. Today, I will be reviewing his single ‘The Rain’ which was released on the 12th March 2020. ‘The Rain’ opens with a soft, grilling acoustic theme, reminiscent of the rain, and then it explodes, … Continue reading Single Review: Only August – The Rain

Single Review: Päter – Dam, Damn

While there’s a lot of varying content on TikTok - including incredible scripted series, fantastic cosplays and just plain wholesome laughs - it’s not the place I would first think of for new music recommendations, and yet... On my For You page, sandwiched between a DnD shitpost and an Animal Crossing Cosplayer I found Päter’s … Continue reading Single Review: Päter – Dam, Damn

Solo Musician Interview: Päter

To start with, can you tell us who you are, a little about you and your favorite flower and why? I’m Päter. I’m a musician based in Toronto. My favourite flower is the hibiscus one, because it’s big and topical and loud. What was the inspiration behind Dam, Damn? I was feeling really cynical on … Continue reading Solo Musician Interview: Päter

Single Review: Running Red Lights – Safety Pin

Running Red Lights are a four piece Indie/Pop/Folk group based in Toronto made up of Scarlett Flynn on Guitar/Vocals, Jeff Carter on Bass/Vocals, Dave Puzak on Guitar/Keys and Kevin Howley on Drums/Vocals. This isn’t the first time I’ve reviewed the band and if you want to check that out then click here. Today I will … Continue reading Single Review: Running Red Lights – Safety Pin

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

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: 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