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Desperate Union Brims With Confidence, Not Desperation
Desperate Union Brims With Confidence, Not DesperationDesperate Union’s two main members just graduated from high school, but the Toronto alternative rock band has already made more important music connections than most groups make over the course of a lengthy career.
Emily Osment Emerging From Miley Cyrus’ Shadow
Emily Osment Emerging From Miley Cyrus’ ShadowDisney Channel’s Hannah Montana series has become a worldwide sensation — spawning movies, albums and merchandise — and made an international celebrity of its star, actress/singer Miley Cyrus.
Chromeo Has People Dancing Around The World
ChromeoChromeo’s She’s In Control debut album came out in 2004, but the Montreal electrofunk duo really made a major breakthrough with 2007’s popular Fancy Footwork. Now the Montreal duo of keyboardist/talk boxer P. Thugg (Patrick Gemayel) and lead singer/guitarist Dave 1 (Dave Macklovitch) are releasing its cosmopolitan third album, Business Casual, which was primarily recorded in Montreal and New York City, mixed in Paris, and mastered in London.
New Pornographers Keep Together On Tour
New PornographersThe New Pornographers released Together, its fifth studio album since forming in 1997, in May. The record debuted on the Canadian chart at #14 and in the U.S. at #18, which were both new bests, while critical acclaim has remained strong for the Vancouver-formed power-pop group.
Weakerthans Live Album Fills Gap For Fans
weakerthansThe Weakerthans has been one of the most critically acclaimed Canadian bands since forming in 1997 after singer/guitarist John K. Samson left punk act Propagandhi. While the band still has that punk influence, the group’s music is a more melodic blend of pop and rock. And though The Weakerthans will never sell records in Nickelback-like quantities, its following keeps growing and has reached the point where the band could release an eagerly awaited live CD/DVD earlier this spring.
Hollerado Has It In The Bag
Hollerado is a band that likes to do things its own way. And luckily the group is so good at what it does that it can afford to. The talented power pop/rock band from tiny Manotick, Ontario formed in the spring of 2007 and won the $250,000 grand prize late last year in a talent contest put on by radio station Live 88.5 in nearby Ottawa.
Hedley Doesn't Talk To Strangers, But Embraces Fans
Hedley's first two albums were both certified double-platinum for selling more than 200,000 copies in Canada, and the band's latest, The Show Must Go, debuted at #6 on the national sales chart and has been moving briskly since its Nov. 17 release.
David Guetta Feels Love From Artists And Fans
French DJ/producer David Guetta's One Love debuted at #2 on the Canadian sales chart in early September and was still in the top 10 a month later when the album was certified gold for selling 40,000 copies.