THE PERFORMANCE: Tanya Tagaq will take the stage for her Massey Hall debut on December 1, a co-headline show with fellow Polaris Music Prize winner Owen Pallett. This event is a celebration of the award’s 10th anniversary, a decade of championing Canadian artists and their albums. Tagaq’s first Massey gig is yet another momentous occasion […]
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FEATURES THE ANTHEMIC NEW SINGLE SPIRITS WATCH THE ALBUM TRAILER HERE TOUR WITH BLUE RODEO IN FEBRUARY Toronto, ON – October 22, 2015 – #HOPEiscoming. Bigger. Bolder. Beckoning. The Strumbellas have harnessed a vivid sound that was itchin’ to get out for their third studio album, Hope, coming February 5, 2016 on Six Shooter Records. […]
The Strumbellas’ new album, Hope, comes out February 2016. Watch the new album teaser for Hope below.
Whitehorse will bring The Sweet Disaster Tour to the Danforth Music Hall on December 2 for a special bonus hometown Toronto performance. The band has sold out Massey Hall twice since they burst onto the scene a few short years ago, and so this upcoming gig presents the chance to cap off an incredibly busy […]
“Hollywood Honky-Tonker” Sam Outlaw is confirmed to play The Dakota Tavern, his first headline show in Toronto, on November 10, 2015. Angeleno, released in June by Six Shooter Records, is an accomplished, exciting debut by one of the new faces of old country. Outlaw’s name (a story in itself) consistently appears on Best New Country […]
Hawksley Workman’s Winter Bird Tour kicks off in St. John’s today and wraps nearly two months from now in Whitby, with stops in cities big and small across Canada. The Winter Bird Tour is the official Old Cheetah album release jaunt, and Hawksley will present new material with a backing band that his fans know […]
Watch Whitehorse perform “You Get Older” from the album Leave No Bridge Unburned with a mariachi band. Whitehorse and Leave No Bridge Unburned were recently nominated for 3 Canadian Folk Music Awards, including the Pushing The Boundaries Award, English Songwriter of the Year (Luke Doucet + Melissa McClelland) and Ensemble of the Year. SWEET DISASTER […]
Six Shooter Records is amped to present “Hollywood Honky-Tonker” Sam Outlaw and “Space Cowboy Lovebirds” Whitehorse at AmericanaFest 2015. Sam Outlaw is making his name as a throwback country songwriter with talent and wit to burn. Whitehorse has exploded the concept of a roots duo with their intense and intricate chemistry and live show. Six […]
This fall, Whitehorse sets out on The Sweet Disaster Tour, a music marathon that starts where it all began, in Hamilton, ON. Fittingly, Six Shooter has released a new backyard version of “Sweet Disaster” that showcases the beautiful basics, the “Gram and Emmylou” magic at the heart of Whitehorse. See Luke and Melissa strip away […]
Old Cheetah, Hawksley Workman’s 15th album, put its prints in the wet cement in June. The album is another notch in the long career of a creatively restless mind; it marks the time and mood of its maker as much as of its making. The swagger and panache of Hawksley’s early years has given way […]
Massey Hall just announced that Tanya Tagaq will be joining forces with Owen Pallett for a special Polaris Music Prize 10th Anniversary Live at Massey Hall show. Tickets.