Canadian Music Week: Swervedriver at Horseshoe Tavern

“We missed you guys!” Those were the words that greeted Oxford alternative rock band Swervedriver when they took the stage at Horseshoe Tavern this past Wednesday night as part of this year’s CMW showcase. Swervedriver are on tour in North…

Canadian Music Week: King Tuff at Lee’s Palace

With a broad mix of garage rock from at home and abroad, Thursday night’s lineup at Lee’s Palace promised an evening of raw crunchy power pop that sent many a Canadian bottle flying off the edge of tables. Brews Willis…

Canadian Music Week: GoldLink at Tattoo Queen West

For a rapper that claims to have grown bored of rap, DMV-native GoldLink succeeded in delivering a playfully energetic performance to the eager patrons of Tattoo Queen West. The night began around 8:15 p.m. when the opening act, Toronto-native Clairmont…

Canadian Music Week: FIDLAR at the Great Hall

Kids these days, so damn lucky. Back in the day the only all ages shows you’d ever hear about were your friend’s shitty supernova bro-core with deathcore influences ska band that would be held at some terrible bar in the…

Canadian Music Week: Tre Mission

Naked Underground’s Joel Chico interview’s his friend and former bandmate, Tre Mission and talks about stage performance, musical growth and his Canadian Music Week performance.