We're pretty excited to see Ali Milner this Wednesday September 26 at St. James Hall as she opens for Michael Bernard Fitzgerald. It's going to be a delightful evening and we asked Ali to put together a playlist for us and this is what she sent our way!
We apologize if some of the tracks are unavailable on Rdio, Ali has amazing taste and it's tough to track down, but here is her full list so you can do some sleuthing on your own! Like a treasure hunt.
Top 10 Songs for the…Continue
Added by Cristy Laubman on September 25, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Who doesnt like to party? Take a listen to JP Maurice's Party Playlist and read along below!
Having just got back from Peak Performance Project bootcamp (peakperformanceproject.com) or as I call it, the Peak Performance Party I have done my fair share of partying in…
Added by Cristy Laubman on September 14, 2012 at 12:09pm — No Comments
A contest so nice we had to do it twice! The trivia question is a little different but the prize is still super awesome.
Perryscope Concerts is giving you a chance to peek behind that curtain by being our #heyoceanreporter. And this is what you need to do...
- "like" the Perryscope & Hey Ocean! Facebook pages
- follow @weareperryscope & @heyoceanband on Twitter
- RT the answer to this…Continue
Added by Cristy Laubman on June 1, 2012 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Of Monsters and Men - a light-hearted six piece Icelandic acoustic band that I've been listening to - they won Iceland's Músiktilraunir battle of the bands competition - their single “Little Talks” hit No. 1 in Iceland last year and is gaining momentum in other countries - this year they've released a new…Continue
Added by Rick Colbourne on May 21, 2012 at 11:05am — No Comments
Tis with mercy we give our music to the world.
There is no other reason to give, each of us looks around at the universe and we see and hear nothing.
We hear only through headsets in a private world that is increasingly less challenging to our notions of art.
Hear what you know.
compartments of music via itunes or cloud or you tube or ipods or MP3 players all delivered like porn in a plain brown envelope to your ears.
This is not to say…Continue
Added by the deadlights on May 15, 2012 at 11:14am — No Comments
In the spirit of our The Dudes Rootin' Tootin' Pancake Dinner at The Morrissey Pub, Perryscope Pancake Syrup is pleased to announce #BTABtour Cowboy Contest. And in the spirit of The Dudes, it's more than a little unique.
Added by Cristy Laubman on May 9, 2012 at 5:23pm — No Comments
Happy Friday music fans!
Bands are mysterious creatures with busy schedules. Vancouver's Hey Ocean! are releasing a brand new album 'IS' this month and are out and about our fair city promoting it. We need the insider scoop and need your help.…Continue
Added by Cristy Laubman on May 4, 2012 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Cristy here. I have Paul's Boutique cranked on 11 here in my office. I'm trying to work but I figured I just needed to write this out. It's just for me. I love The Beastie Boys.
When I was in high school I used to drive to school everyday with my best pal Amie, her brother was a couple years older than us, we had access to his CD collection floating around the Honda Civic we had deemed "the japanese sauna". We'd listen to select tracks from Ill Communication. I can rap all the words…Continue
Added by Cristy Laubman on May 4, 2012 at 3:00pm — No Comments
It has been an interesting month in the entertainment industry. We saw…Continue
Last month, long-time music industry vet Dave Fortune got back to his roots a little with the relaunch of…
Added by Rick Colbourne on April 14, 2012 at 12:14pm — No Comments
“Authority is supposedly grounded in wisdom, but I could see from a very early age that authority was only a system of control and it didn't have any inherent wisdom. I quickly realised that you either became a power or you were crushed” - Joe Strummer
This might seem a stupid question but I wonder if the majority of people really listen to , hear or feel or see anything anymore apart from their bank statements and text messages on their mobile phones. What do you think?
The music show rocked Ottawa, Ontario with Feist, Justin Bieber & The Sheepdogs winning awards!
Posted By: David Robert | @DavidRobert Mon, 02 Apr 2012 14:32:00 GMT
Canada's biggest night in music, The Juno Awards took place in Ottawa, Ontario last night and things got crazy! With host William Shatner keeping things fun and light and performances from Nickelback,…Continue
Added by Rick Colbourne on April 2, 2012 at 8:55am — No Comments
March 31, 2012
By Karen Bliss, Ottawa
For the second time in the Juno Awards 41-year history, the annual celebration of Canadian music was held in the nation's capital of Ottawa, beginning with the private gala dinner at the Ottawa Convention Centre on…Continue
Added by Rick Colbourne on April 1, 2012 at 9:30am — No Comments