Today is the release of Gord Downie’s 6th and final solo album, Introduce Yerself. The double album consists of 23 new songs, each one about a different person in Gord’s life. The album, produced by Secret Path producer Kevin Drew, was recorded over 2 four-day sessions in the winter of 2016 and 2017. Its completion […]
The Ted Evans Band has a sound with a unique take on Rockabilly; with deeply-carved Punk edges and the warmth of a 50’s dancehall. The latest video for their catchy song Sore Textin’ Thumbs, from the 3-track EP titled Pedal, pays tribute to one of our favourite scenes from Back to the Future. Video produced […]
Broken is the latest single from Brielle LeBlanc‘s latest EP titled Beautiful Disaster. The catchy pop song was written and produced by Chris Koster, while the highly stylized video comes to us from Justin Holland. Shot around Kingston at Ink Well Tattoos & Piercing, and Kingston Family Fun World.
This Sunday marks the halfway point to St. Patrick’s Day and Celtic Kitchen Party will be celebrating at the Tir Nan Og with live music, including performances by the Princess of Wales Own Regiment Pipe Band (1pm) and Queen’s Bands (2pm). Celtic Kitchen Party will hit the stage from 3:30-5pm. CKP is Andrew Vanhorn (guitar […]
As we eagerly await the follow up to Goldwing‘s solid debut album, the band has released a few new videos, which may or may not be a sign of things to come. Take for instance Improper English, which features a stripped down version of their sound while still managing to convey the band’s undeniable energy. […]
Formed in 2015, Sweet Talk Jackie is a Kingston-based rock band who has been making some seriously good noise lately. The band has been hitting the stages at local venues and festivals to promote their recently released album Trains Planes & Time Machines. More recently, they released a video for first single off of their […]
The #ygkchallenge is an ongoing series where we dare you to be different, resolve to be better, and or do something awesome in support of our beloved community. Each week, Kingstonist establishes a new, ambitious or quirky goal, encouraging you to step out of your comfort zone and do something great, and hopefully a little […]
Rocket Surgery’s four and half year Monday night residency at The Toucan came to en epic conclusion last week, as band took to the stage one last time. The end of this weekly tradition was spurred on by frontman, Rueben deGroot, who is pulling up stakes to move back out west. Rueben arrived in Kingston […]
Listen Up Kid’s latest video treatment for Happy was shot and edited by Justin Holland. Listen Up Kid are Dennis Clark (Vocals/Bass) , Aaron Lavigueur (Guitar/Vocals), Will Culleton (Drums) and Charlie Thomas (Guitar/Vocals). Hear them live at The Mansion this Thursday with Rebelle and Bond Girls.
Secret Promise is a synth-pop duo from Kingston, Ontario. Devin Beames and Benjamin Nelson (P.S. I Love You) strive to capture the essence of classic electronic pop music through their debut EP titled Empty Space.