Singer-songwriter Sheena Ko dazzles in this exquisite soundscape, captured in a beautifully filmed (and at times eery) video.
“Strong Medicine” by YlangYlang
As experimental as it is, “Strong Medicine” is somehow both coherent and engaging thanks to the deft hands of Catherine Debard (YlangYlang).
“Shades of You” by Bonnie Trash
The Guelph twins (Emmalia and Sarafina Bortolon-Vettor) known as Bonnie Trash flex their doom-inflected hard rock muscles on the track “Shades of You”.
From the EP ‘Hail, Hale!’.
“Clap Yo Hands and Moan” by Shakura S’Aida
Veteran singer Shakura S’Aida makes classic blues/soul sound fresh and original
From the album ‘Hold on to Love’.
“Within You, Within Me” by Meltt
Meltt excel at groovy psych-pop with a light touch. The video features intriguing animation and live shots from director Sterling Larose.
“Party at the Ice Cream Shoppe” by Loon Town
Based in Whitehorse, Loon Town have a knack for catchy, cool tunes like “Party at the Ice Cream Shoppe”.
From the album ‘Slow Space’.
“Belts and Braces” by Smaller Hearts
Kristina Parlee and Ron Bates of Dartmouth are Smaller Hearts. “Belts and Braces” with its driving rhythm demonstrates their keen songwriting skills.
From the album ‘Rock and Roll Was Here to Stay’.
“Wave” by SUUNS
Montreal post-rock giants SUUNS cleverly navigate between melody and noise on the single “Wave”.
“Felt” by Blessed
Vancouver’s Blessed with more of their exciting and dangerous math-rock.
“Riding High” by Divisionaries
Victoria’s Divisionaries with a cool, lo-fi psych-surf tune.