canadian music




Canadian DJ Sydney Blu Talks Creating Her Signature Sound At Ever After 2017

As a proudly Canadian female DJ and producer who hails from Thunder Bay, Ontario, Sydney Blu has certainly come a long way from her humble small town roots. Recently, Real Style had the chance to catch up with the energetic Blu backstage at Ever After Music Festival 2017.

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Karl Wolf On His New Single “Wherever You Go” And Creating His Own Sound

With an intriguing fusion of traditional Middle Eastern sounds combined with contemporary R&B beats, Lebanese-Canadian singer Karl Wolf is certainly a unique performer. From incorporating his cultural heritage into his art to performing for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, the proudly Canadian star shared the story behind his sound.

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Polaris Music Prize Announces Short List

The Polaris Music Prize, which honours creativity in Canadian music, announced the short list today for their 2013 prize. A wide range of Canadian music is present on the list as nominees span all genres.

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Barenaked Ladies Prove They’ve Still Got It

After 25 years creating hits and a bit of band drama, Barenaked Ladies hit the stage in their hometown of Toronto last night to prove they’ve still got it. Watching them on stage at the Molson Amphitheatre, you wouldn’t know they had aged a bit.

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City & Colour Dallas Green Interview On Starting Fresh With New Music

Canadian musician Dallas Green came onto the scene as the softer singer in heavy punk band Alexisonfire, but after five albums, his hard rocking days are over. You see, in 2011, Dallas Green announced that he would be leaving Alexisonfire to focus on his more critically acclaimed acoustic side project City & Colour. The news may have come as a shock to fans of his heavier work, now with a new album The Hurry & The Harm hitting stores this week, Dallas Green has to prove to followers and himself that he made the right choice when he stepped away from his long time band. Real Style had the pleasure of talking to Dallas Green about the new album and the tough choices that he has had to make.

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Canadian JUNO Nominees To Get To Know

You probably know the big names at the JUNO Awards, but some Canadian bands seem to get lost in a sea of music. Many Canadians are missing out on the best of Canadian music only because they don’t know where to find it. Real Style has grabbed some of the top JUNO Award nominated bands that you should add to your playlist and celebrate some Canadian pride!

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JUNOfest Rocks Toronto

Review of shows from JUNOfest, where hundreds of bands take over Toronto’s clubs to serenade fans, including Classified, Saint Alvia & The Johnstones

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JUNO Fan Fare Brings Musicians To Fans

JUNO Fan Fare in Toronto featuring Canadian musicians Classified, Danny Fernandes, Down With Webster, Faber Drive, Carolyn Dawn Johnson, Dean Brody, George Canyon, Hannah Georgas, Johnny Reid, Karl Wolf, Hollerado, The Midway State, Stereos, Hedley, Shad, Keshia Chante, These Kids Wear Crowns and Sweet Thing.

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JUNO Awards Kick Off With JUNO Block Party

Last night the JUNO Awards started festivities in Toronto with a chilly Block Party featuring Canadian musicians Shad, Hannah Georgas and City & Colour.

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Music Review: Mookie & The Loyalists EP

Review of the first EP by Mookie Morris from Canadian Idol

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Music Review: Stereos – Uncontrollable

Canadian band Stereos made it big when they won the MuchMusic reality television show, Disband. Now, their sophmore cd is in stores and we will find out if they are talented or just lucky.

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Music Review: Nelly Furtado – Best Of

I’ve never really considered myself a fan of Nelly Furtado’s music. Her fame in Canadian music snuck up on me and now it feels like she has always been around.

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Music Review: Hedley – Go With The Show

I am fortunate enough to have seen Canada’s Hedley in concert a few times before. From Jacob Hoggard’s start as a Canadian Idol hopeful, he has been making his mark on the Canadian music scene with his big voice and even bigger personality.

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Lights CD Review

Canadian music Light acoustic cd review music review music video saviour

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JUNO Award Predictions

2010 Juno Award nominee winner and loser predictions for Canadian Music.

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