Sitting on the dock of Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia, Penny Blacks stripped down to their roots rock skivvies for the Tiny Boat Concerts video sessions.
As we ease our post-holiday headaches into a brand new year, we’ve decided to take on the daunting task of crafting a master list of Atlantic Canada’s musical contributions in 2017.
“Black Wool” is the six minute opener to Long Lights, the latest collection of coarse and contemporary folk rock from Penny Blacks. Originating from Saint John, New Brunswick, Penny Blacks have been trekking their new album live across Eastern Canada since late September, and they’ve crowned their successful run with a brand new video for the album’s outset track.
Brandon are a new emo band comprised of four Atlantic Canadian expats by way of Montréal. On the heels of their debut EP, we grabbed the opportunity to crack open Brandon’s new video for the track “Tonic Water”.
Most Viewed of 2017: Take an airplane spin into the regional glory days of the Atlantic Grand Prix Wrestling territory. Take in hours of found footage, some historic visits by legendary performers, and a profile on some of the faces and heels that were stronger than waffle house coffee.
Take an exclusive first listen to the track “Letter To My Son” from David R. Elliott’s upcoming album entitled Strawberry Grass (June 20th, Working Class Records).
From an early career in the legendary Shotgun & Jaybird, to a solo career that has spanned over a decade, to collaborations with major and minor mainstays of an ever-changing independent arts scene, Jim Kilpatrick, better known by his stage name Shotgun Jimmie, has consistently held a place in the hearts and ears of listeners across Canada.
Take an exclusive first listen to Astral Gunk’s raw 8 song masterpiece, and then buzz on over to Secret East Records to stream it for free, buy the immediate digital download, or order the limited edition cassette.
Take an exclusive first listen to “Gambler” from Astral Gunk’s upcoming cassette Buzzin’ on Secret East Records (February, 2017)