Album Reviews, Folk/Singer-Songwriter, Indie

Hayley Gene Penner’s Debut Album “People You Follow,” Tells the Story of Being a Teenage Girl Who is Confused and in Love

During a time when society is becoming hyperconscious about the treatment and pressures of young females in Hollywood, more and more artists are willing to bear their story through their craft. Born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba as the daughter of iconic Canadian performer Fred Penner, singer-songwriter Hayley Gene Penner became exposed to the ups […]

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Album Reviews, Folk/Singer-Songwriter, Indie

Vancouver-Based Singer/Songwriter Wesley Attew Releases Debut EP “Where Do We Go From Here”

Home is not always where you’re from but where you belong, with some of us, travelling the whole world to find it. After spending many years working and travelling from continent to continent, British-born singer/songwriter Wesley Attew became aware of his growing draw towards settling and finding a permanent home. During a road trip from […]

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Album Reviews, Folk/Singer-Songwriter, Indie

LA-Based Singer/Songwriter Misao McGregor Releases Autobiographical Full-Length Record, “Kid In The Corner”

Ever since her earliest days, 24-year-old Misao McGregor has always felt like that small kid in the corner who feels afraid, lost, forgotten, and quite frankly, not worth the trouble they stir up. As an openly gay, mixed-race, non-binary femme, Misao has encountered many moments when individuals didn’t believe in her or made her feel […]

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Album Reviews, Folk/Singer-Songwriter, Soul/R&B

Folk Musician Joy Oladokun Makes Peace With The Present On Sophomore Record, “in defense of my own happiness (vol. 1)”

Music has become instrumental in influencing generation after generation – the voice that helps create a better world. Allowing us to remember the past, create the present, and inspire the future. Raised in a traditional Nigerian household on the outskirts of Phoenix, in the small desert city of Casa Grande, singer/songwriter Joy Oladokun describes her […]

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Album Reviews, Folk/Singer-Songwriter

Canadian Singer-Songwriter Bobby Bazini Releases Fourth Full-Length Album “Move Away”

After a decade in the spotlight highlighted by two JUNO Award nominations, multiplatinum success, tens of millions of streams, and sold-out shows, a period of reflection gave rise to Bobby Bazini’s 2020 full-length album, Move Away [Universal Music Canada]. At a time when most are questioning the road travelled, the Quebec singer-songwriter took the time […]

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Album Reviews

The Spiral Theory Announce Debut Album “Turn Of The Tide”

In a musical world that seems to cut itself up into more and more restrictive micro-genres, The Spiral Theory pride themselves on being a rock band with variety, having achieved airplay on Hamilton’s Y108, performing on some of Southern Ontario’s most prestigious live music stages, and earning top spots in talent competitions for Music Video […]

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