Canada

Early Stream: Blacked Out – ‘Wasted Breath’ (27/03/20)

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Blacked Out

Blacked Out – Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada An early stream of Blacked Out and Wasted Breath? Is that not rather self-explanatory? Well, yes, but that doesn’t mean that the excitement should be tempered. The release is set to be unveiled TOMORROW and Thousand Island Records have allowed Ear Nutrition to stream the five-track EP via the Vancouver Skate-Thrashers

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Whiskey Shits – ‘Borderline Insanity’

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Whiskey Shits

Whiskey Shits – Montreal, Québec, Canada Whiskey Shits – Borderline Insanity, four words that sound they would be rather painful if they were a true to the letter anatomical occurrence. Are they based on truth? Personal experience? Who knows, but they do denote to a four-track Street Punk release. Whiskey Shits from Montreal have the

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Introducing: Blacked Out

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Blacked Out

Blacked Out – Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Since Thousands Islands Records have now snapped-up Vancouver four-piece Blacked Out, publishing an article entitled ‘Introducing: Blacked Out’ seems like the correct thing to do. Don’t you agree? The band will be releasing their brand new EP and total third release via the ever-growing Canadian Punk music label

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The History Of Flying Objects – ‘Prologue’.

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The History Of Flying Objects – Montreal, Québec, Canada. Cover photo credit: Ryan Andrade. Now, I’m not saying this is a now a bonafide genre but the best way to – on the surface at least – understand the likes of this Montreal four-piece would be Post-Metalcore. Metalcore being the genre that simultaneously produced both

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HavenHurst – The ‘Grounded’ EP.

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HavenHurst – Montreal, Québec, Canada. Hailing from the city of Montreal in Canada, it is safe to bluntly describe the four-piece known as HavenHurst as ambitious, determined and technically proficient, with the band’s third release, Grounded, only perpetuating such a straightforward labelling. In short, the band adore melody but juxtapose this prominent love with a

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Newschooled – ‘Two Fools’ (Single).

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Newschooled – Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Newschooled are a band that have had it rough, there is no question about it. Line-up issues of the most basic and irritating have very much been their entire existence and often morph into band stopping obstacles. Thus is often the life of an underground Punk band but a life

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Frank Dux – ‘Parts Unknown’ EP.

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Frank Dux – Cambridge, Ontario, Canada. Now I’d rather have this Cambridge that my own (I’m English) but there we go. THIS Cambridge is in Canada and boasts a band by the name of Frank Dux, a band who clearly rather enjoyed and continue to enjoy the world and stylistic of 90’s Punk music. The

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Bussieres – ‘Sunny Side Up’.

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Bussieres – Montreal, Québec, Canada. Cover photo – Marie-Christine Gobeil . It’s safe to say that this Montreal four-piece are very much part of the strength that is the Canadian Punk scene. The band’s debut EP from 2016 – Orange Glow purveyed the modern rendition of the never-gonna-die stylistic that was and is 90’s melodic Punk, ranging from

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Down Memory Lane Return With ‘Release’.

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Down Memory Lane – Montreal, Québec, Canada. Thousand Islands Records and Montreal mainstays Down Memory Lane have very much been operating on an “release per year” basis since their inception and I sincerely hope they keep it up. Recycled Punk Rockers (2016) was five track refreshing take on Skate-esque 90’s Punk music, while the French-language Vice Caché (2017) went

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