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Heather Ballentine To Perform at Vintage Prom

By | October 26th, 2015|Music, NEWSROOM|

Pin Up Heather Ballentine Offers Fashion & Beauty Tips Through Workshops, Blogs & YouTube Show Pin Up Parlour FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Toronto, ON, October 26, 2015; Music’s Favourite Pin-Up Girl, Heather Ballentine will be a feature performer at Vintage Prom: For Those Born in the Wrong Era. Prom night will be held on Friday, November 27 from [...]

Joe Keithley B.C. Green Party Campaign Launch

By | October 26th, 2015|Lifestyle, NEWSROOM|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 26, 2015 Joe Keithley B.C. Green Party Campaign Launch WHO:   Entertainment: Joe Keithley (D.O.A.) http://suddendeath.com/ Holly Arntzen http://music.cbc.ca/#!/bands/Holly-Arntzen---Kevin-Wright-the-Dream-Band/videos/I-Am-the-Future Greg Hathaway (Roots Round Up) http://rootsroundup.com/ Speakers: Adriane Carr, Vancouver City Councilor & former BC Green Party Leader Adam Olsen, interim BC Green Party Leader Pete Fry, BC Green Party candidate Vancouver [...]

International Pop Artist NJ Taylor Releases Debut EP

By | September 17th, 2015|Music, NEWSROOM|

For Immediate Release:  September 17, 2015; With the release of her self-titled debut EP October 9th, Montreal singer-songwriter NJ Taylor wants you to join her pop army.  Her first single “So You” has received 70,000 YouTube views for its lyric video and it will be serviced to radio in the U.K. and Canada, along with [...]

Roots Rock Band Before The Flood Fall Tour & Indie Week

By | September 17th, 2015|Music, NEWSROOM|

For Immediate Release: September 17, 2015 (Toronto, ON): Roots Rock band Before the Flood is ready to hit the road now that their critically-acclaimed sophomore album Hole in the Sky has been released. Touring around Ontario, Quebec and the East Coast, the band will bring their dynamic new sound to fans at home and abroad [...]

Wed: Rudy Langlais Featured Speaker at Toronto Eco Film Financing Conference during TIFF

By | September 15th, 2015|Film/TV, NEWSROOM|

For Immediate Release:  September 15, 2015:  Film Producer Rudy Langlais will be a featured guest at the Toronto Eco Film Financing Conference and TV show taking place Wednesday, September 16, 2015 during TIFF.  Consisting of a series of interviews and roundtable discussions, Toronto Eco explores the state of film finance and the related creative financiers, [...]

D.O.A. To Play Rally for Striking United Steelworkers Local # 1005 Hamilton, Ontario

By | September 15th, 2015|Music, NEWSROOM|

D.O.A. to play Stelco Plant in same spot as Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger in 1946 D.O.A., Canada’s legendary punk pioneers will play a rally for United Steelworkers Local #1005 at the MANA Steel Plant in Hamilton, Ontario.  The workers have been on strike for close to two years trying to get a reasonable offer [...]

Heather Ballentine Releases Pete Anderson Produced Debut The Cat’s Meow

By | September 11th, 2015|Music, NEWSROOM|

  For Immediate Release: September 11, 2015 (Toronto, ON): Music’s favourite pin up girl Heather Ballentine has released her debut album, The Cat’s Meow on Cool Cat Records and was produced by U.S. roots music legend and Grammy winner Pete Anderson (Dwight Yoakam, Roy Orbison, Lucinda Williams).  The video for the current single “Kiss Me” [...]

MC Shadow Returns with Dark, Powerful ‘Resurrection’ Video

By | September 10th, 2015|Music, NEWSROOM|

For Immediate Release: September 10, 2015 (Toronto, ON): After a long hiatus, Canadian hip-hop pioneer MC Shadow returns to the music world with new song ‘Resurrection’, chosen as part one of a video trilogy and a planned short film. Inspired by films including Fast and the Furious, Revolver and Ocean’s Eleven, the video is set [...]

Joe Keithley (D.O.A.) Officially Announced as BC Green Party Candidate

By | September 8th, 2015|Lifestyle, NEWSROOM|

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Joe Keithley the leader of legendary punks D.O.A. and the godfather of hardcore is now a BC Green party candidate. Keithley is well known throughout the world as an activist for progressive change. He has organized and performed at benefits for women’s rights, environmental issues, union rights, First Nation’s rights, [...]

Toronto Eco Film Financing Conference & TV Show Returning To TIFF

By | September 8th, 2015|Film/TV, NEWSROOM|

For Immediate Release:  September 8, 2015;  Consisting of a series of interviews and roundtable discussions, Toronto Eco explores the state of film finance and the related creative financiers, vehicles and the complex strategies that are supporting today’s film industry. French Production companies Paramax Films and Monde Ouest created The Eco Series and have filmed in [...]

Joe Keithley to run for Green Party nomination for by-election in Coquitlam-Burke Mountain

By | September 1st, 2015|Lifestyle, NEWSROOM|

Joe Keithley For immediate release September 1, 2015; Joe Keithley, long-time activist and one of Canada’s most famous musicians will seek the Green Party nomination in Coquitlam-Burke Mountain to run in the upcoming provincial by-election. “I want to help the citizens of Coquitlam get fair value for their taxes from the BC government, [...]

D.O.A. Releases Controversial “Pipeline Fever” Video

By | August 26th, 2015|Music, NEWSROOM|

For Immediate Release:  August 26, 2015;  The first video from Canada’s legendary punk pioneers D.O.A.'s new album Hard Rain Falling is “Pipeline Fever”, a funny and sarcastic look at the impending environmental disaster that will happen if oil companies manage to get their way and litter Canada and the USA with pipelines to move Canada’s [...]

D.O.A. Announce New Album & World Tour

By | August 14th, 2015|Music, NEWSROOM|

For Immediate Release:  August 12, 2015; D.O.A. is back with a vengeance! It looked like Canada’s legendary punk pioneers were going to hang it up, as Joe Shithead Keithley, the godfather of “hardcore” sought political office, but that didn’t happen this time so the political world’s loss is the music world’s gain. D.O.A. has a [...]

Dance Rock Artist Reno McCarthy to Release EP Man of the City

By | August 11th, 2015|Music, NEWSROOM|

For Immediate Release: August 11, 2015 (Toronto, ON):  UK born, Quebec raised musician Reno McCarthy is on a mission to get people dancing with his sophomore EP Man of the City.   McCarthy proclaims that the next phase of his musical journey will be “filled with funky disco grooves, fun videos and general happiness. It will [...]

Roots Rock Band Before The Flood To Release 2nd LP

By | July 14th, 2015|Music, NEWSROOM|

For Immediate Release:  July 13, 2015 (Toronto, ON); Roots Rock group Before The Flood are set to release their sophomore album Hole in the Sky co-produced with Josh Van Tassel (Great Lake Swimmers, Royal Wood).  The band will kick off the album with a CD release party at the Horseshoe in Toronto on Friday, August [...]