Jay-Z Concert Preview

Jay-Z (Shawn Corey Carter), in my opinion, is the premiere rapper today. The man has sold 30 million albums and won several Grammy Awards. He is also a successful businessman with his Rocawear clothing line, was part owner of Roc-A-Fella Records, former president of Def Jam Records, and owns part Continue Reading

Hugh Dillon

Canadian Hugh Dillon has worked as an actor (Flashpoint, Durham County) and a musician (formerly of The Headstones) during his career. Produced by Paul Langlois from Tragically Hip, the album's 14 tracks demonstrate that he quite comfortable in his role as a musician. Confident, but not in your face is Continue Reading

Tegan and Sara

This is the 6th album from the twin sisters from Canada who have amassed quite an impressive indie reputation over their careers. The theme of the album is romantic relationships (not a surprise), but the more obsessive side them. What is a little different about the album is that (a Continue Reading

R.E.M.

While recording their 2007 album, American band R.E.M. played a series of shows in Ireland's capital city testing out the material on a live audience. For five straight nights they played their new songs for their fans. The album "Accelerate" came out of these shows. Now we get to hear Continue Reading

Dawn of Reason

Eddie Miles is Dawn of Reason. He has been known mainly as an activist up to this point though he was a member of the band Theory of Atlantis. Wearing his activist hat he even published a book entitled, "Unchained: A Step by Step Guide to Being Free". After Theory Continue Reading