Dan Mangan and his newly christened band, Blacksmith (John Walsh – bass, Kenton Loewen – drums, Gordon Grdina – guitar) came into the Edge studios to play 2 tracks off their new record “Club Meds” – Vessel and Mouthpiece (see the link below to stream and purchase the album)
Dan Mangan, Kenton Loewen, Gordon Grdina, John Walsh
Montreal surf rockers The Muscadettes played their second show ion Toronto at the Silver Dollar Room. Led by statuesque sisters Chantal and Kathleen Ambridge, The Muscadettes blast their way through California surf rock tinged with a hint of French flare. This was just their second Toronto show in as many years and after successful showcases at M for Montreal and Pop Montreal, they’ve been invited back to perform at CMF 2015. Stay tuned for details on their facebook page and get a taste for their sound with the videos below
If a band describes their sound as “mountain splitting and oceans parting” they damn well better prove it. Biblical does. In spades. Their heavy, sludgy and rumbling version of rock n roll kicked off the night at Sound Academy in support of Death From Above 1979
Touring their latest record “Monsoon Season” (New Damage Records), Biblical ripped through their extended jams with energy and purpose.
Check out Monsoon Season and their website for upcoming tour dates
freshly reformed power duo Death From Above 1979 headline Edge 102.1’s Jingle Bell Rock series at Sound Academy, along with Phantogram and Biblical. The duo played a series of surprise pop up gigs this past summer in support of their latest record “The Physical World” (Last Gang Records).