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Posts Tagged ‘Indie

Music Corner: Uffie

March 4, 2010

Uffie, the 22 year old indie musician who Ke$ha is often cited as “shamelessly ripping off” has dropped a killer single with the potential to be a huge club hit. An addictive beat mixed with Uffie’s hipster witticism combines to form the track MC’s Can Kiss. You can hear it here: Her debut album Sex […]

Interview with Melissa Trinchere

January 19, 2010

A few months back I had the opportunity to ask the talented independent musician Melissa Trinchere a few questions. It was the first time I’d done something like this and my questions were mainly focused around how songs are crafted and the way a songwriters state of mind is throughout the recording period. Whether you […]

Music Find: Shivaree

April 10, 2009

Shivaree isn’t a new band by any means, in fact they’ve released four albums since their formation in 1999. It’s more along the lines of “no one knows who they are”. With a combined sales total of just 500,000 for all of their albums released to date, they could use some promoting, especially considering that […]

“Three” Review

April 9, 2009

With his triple (!) album “Three”, Joel Plaskett has damn near crafted a Canadian classic, an album that just sounds special from the very first song to the last. On his third solo album, Joel follows 2007’s band effort “Ashtray Rock” with more intimate, raw and stripped down songs, adding some backing singers to boot. […]