EP10 is a 2 track, 70+ minute soundscape that finds Bates strip away the murky pop melodies of his previous projects for a whirring, tonally impenetrable wall of hovering, mesmeric synth-heavy drone.
Here is your schedule for the Halifax Pop Explosion 2017 double-decker kickoff party tonight at the Seahorse Tavern and Marquee Ballroom.
The 71 year old Bridgewater-born actor was best known for his role as Mr. Lahey in Trailer Park Boys, though his repertoire spans television, film, theatre and provincial politics.
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”.
Nova Scotia’s Steb Sly is an understated pioneer in Canadian electronic music. Check out our chat with Sly as we cover an eclectic career ranging from breakdancing and beatmaking in the 1980s, cutting techno records in the 1990s, scoring high profile video games like Mass Effect in the 2000s, to presently hosting a wealth of live stream sessions in the 2010s.
“I love all of you out there that made my dreams come true. When I come back, I’ll come back strong”.
Remember that time Fugazi played Halifax in 1998? Check out an hour and a half of footage from their performance, or buy the live audio recording straight from Dischord Records.
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).