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HEROHILL TIMELINES:: Brian Dunn TVs and Radios

HEROHILL TIMELINES:: Brian Dunn TVs and Radios

In the attempt to come up with original content in this ever increasingly overwhelming world of musical curation and critique, we are launching a new feature on herohill today. Based heavily on the Facebook’s latest feature that made millions of people threaten to quit the internet, we have started working with artist’s to give a [...]

Reviews:: Twin River Rough Gold

Reviews:: Twin River Rough Gold

Appropriately named, the debut EP from Vancouver’s Twin River is a shimmering nugget nestled deep in the river bank, waiting for a prospector’s discovery and jeweler’s loving touch. The four songs have rough edges (not to get all Randy Jackson, but Courtney Ewan’s vocals are a bit pitchy at times and Andy Bishop’s guitar dominates [...]

Reviews:: No Sinner Boo Hoo Hoo

Reviews:: No Sinner Boo Hoo Hoo

Colleen Rennison has the type of voice that makes you speak in cliches or reference artists usually identified by one name. Whiskey soaked. The Mississippi. Janis. Etta. Those are the easy and overused terms you get any time a big voiced female howls over bluesy riffs, but Colleen’s case, they fit like skinny jeans… or [...]

Reviews:: Jonathan Inc. The Greatest Songs I Never Wrote

Reviews:: Jonathan Inc. The Greatest Songs I Never Wrote

“I said I’ve heard about it, but I haven’t heard it.” That line from Mark Berube’s “Barber Shop” sums up my relationship with Radiogram. For years I’ve been around their music, hearing snippets and chatter (hell, I’ve even raised glasses with the lead songwriter on countless occasions), but never truly embraced the melodies and dust [...]

The Long Distance Runners:: Election Day

The Long Distance Runners:: Election Day

It’s Friday and the sun is shining brighter than Tiger Woods’ teeth. It’s the type of fake Spring day that deserves the smell bbq wafting skyward, condensation from ice cold beer bottles pooling on tables, and summery rock gems exploding from back decks. Newfoundland’s Long Distance Runners give off a gritty, Velvets type cool on [...]