Texarillo

Texarillo CD review: BLACK SATIN BLUESBy: Dan Brisebois If Stevie Ray Vaughn, Billy Gibbons, and Jeff Healey had all lived in the same house, their neighbours would have been Texarillo. Consisting of Dwane Rechil (ex Top Johnny) on guitars & vocals, bassist Ricardo Bacardi, and drummer Ken Loudmann, the Montreal band was formed in 2010. …

Vela

Artist: Vela CD Review: WHEN THE LIGHTS GO OUTBy: Dan Brisebois For several years Sugakane was heralded by many as Alberta’s next big thing, releasing a pair of albums and subsequent videos in the mid 00s. They shared the stage with the likes of The Tea Party, Randy Bachman, Wide Mouth Mason, Nazareth, Andrew W.K, …

Wilding & Co

Artist: Wilding & Co CD Review: EMERALDS (And Other Little Gems)By: Dan Brisebois Adele Wilding is one of music’s most prolific pop/jazz musicians on the scene today, having gained a reputation in North America as well as Europe. Born in England, she spent her formative music years in Canda, and now once again calls the …