Tag: Canada
image for Gorgeous Chamber Pop from Vancouver. - Sam Lynch: Good Year
Posted by Krister Axel
This mournful, yet gorgeous ballad mixes dynamic swells with a vocal presence that is both hopeful and resolute.
image for Young Pop Phenom from Calgary. - Tate McRae: don't be sad
Posted by Krister Axel
With an inky backdrop, lens effects, and a smattering of camera close-ups, we explore the conflicted and manic world of modern pop music.
image for Sultry Dance Pop from Canada. - Kiesza: Love Me With Your Lie (Music Video)
Posted by Krister Axel
Celebrates the physicality and temporary rapture of a dance-floor connection.
image for Haunting Roots Pop for Fans of Adrianne Lenker. - Vikki Gilmore: Doubt of My Mind
Posted by Krister Axel
A haunting roots-pop confection that offers a brooding moment of simple beauty.
image for Electronic Pop from Toronto Delivers a Moment of Introspection. - REST ACRES: On My Mind
Posted by Krister Axel
Puts us front-and-center in the emotional confrontation between our weaker self and the part of us that knows better than to settle for less than we deserve.
image for Listen to This Dreamy Lo-Fi Jam from Montreal. - Hansom Ēli: Summer Rise (Music Video)
Posted by Krister Axel
Sophisticated yet uncomplicated, unique yet approachable, and unapologetically bilingual.
image for Award Winning Roots Pop from Toronto. - Donovan Woods: Clean Slate
Posted by Krister Axel
A wistful roots-pop track that captures the early optimism of newfound love, and the innocent hope that things could be different this time around.
image for Orchestral Alt Folk from Montreal. - Jim Audet: The Buzzman
Posted by Krister Axel
A statement about the showdown between artistic inspiration and the greedy forces of commercial appropriation.
image for Social Commentary Disguised as Smooth Hip Hop from Toronto. - King Bliss: Chalice
Posted by Krister Axel
Documents a harsh day-to-day reality, and the instinct that is necessary to survive in a world of systemic injustice and double standards.