Entries by Meghan Borthwick

STELLAR EXPANSIONS: TANYA TAGAQ RELEASES NEW ALBUM TONGUES NORTH STAR REMIXES

  Artistic worlds collide in Tanya Tagaq’s first remix collection, Tongues North Star Remixes, inspired by songs from her recent album Tongues. Remix artists Kronos Quartet, Ash Koosha, Daedelus, The Halluci Nation, Chad Van Gaalen and July Talk are all repeat collaborators from Tagaq’s many stage, studio and video projects, while Backxwash and Dave Parley […]

STAR-CROSSED LOVERS: WHITEHORSE RELEASE THEIR VERSION OF “WE’LL SWEEP OUT THE ASHES IN THE MORNING”

  Whitehorse venture deeper into 70’s country classicism in their new release “We’ll Sweep Out The Ashes In The Morning.” The duo’s reimagining of the Joyce Ann Allsup original invokes iconic Phase 90 guitar frequencies reminiscent of the era’s country legends. “We’ll Sweep Out The Ashes In The Morning” fans the flames ignited by “Summer […]

NEW DIMENSIONS: TANYA TAGAQ’S “IN ME” AND “TONGUES” REIMAGINED

  Tanya Tagaq’s “In Me” and “Tongues” from her album Tongues have been reimagined in her first remix collection, Tongues North Star Remixes, out July 22. Paola Prestini’s “In Me,” is a sinuous piece, the result of a long and careful process, and is the two composers’ explicit statement against cultural appropriation in classical and […]

SUNSET SIPPER: WHITEHORSE COVER “SUMMER WINE”

  A bouquet of psychedelic country pop, Whitehorse’s “Summer Wine” arrives dripping with lush guitar notes and seductive vocals, mixing a moody and mysterious flavour to the Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood original.   TOUR DATES JUNE BIG RIVER, SK: Jack Pine Music Festival, June 24 JULY CALGARY, AB: Big Four Roadhouse, July 10 w/ […]

ELLIOTT BROOD RELEASE NEW VIDEO FOR “A MONTH OF SUNDAYS”

TOUR DATES JUNE EDMONTON, AB: The Starlite Room, June 1 VANCOUVER, BC: Hollywood Theatre, June 3 VICTORIA, BC: Capital Ballroom, June 4 CREEKSIDE, BC: Creekside Theatre, June 8 OLIVER, BC: Venables Theatre, June 9 NELSON, BC: Spiritbar, June 10 GOLDEN, BC: The Rockwater, June 11 LETHBRIDGE, AB: Owl Acoustic Lounge, June 12 KINGSTON, ON: The […]

HORIZON LINE SPECIAL EDITION: LANA GAY WRITES ABOUT SKYE WALLACE

  Have you ever said everything is fine and actually meant it? While giving context to her new song, Skye Wallace paralleled many people’s pandemic existence, especially my own: “We often say everything is fine when it’s not. On the other hand, we can tell ourselves ‘everything is fine’ just to keep going.” Like many, […]

SIX SHOOTER MANAGEMENT WELCOMES N’FAMADY KOUYATÉ

WEST AFRICA MEETS WALES IN N’FAMADY’S MUSIC NEWLY ANNOUNCED BALAFÔ DOUMA UK TOUR IN FALL 2022   Six Shooter Inc. (management company) welcomes N’famady Kouyaté to the artist roster, managed by Chris Wynters. Originally from Guinea, now based in Wales, N’famady’s dazzling balafon playing is the foundation of his exuberant and skilful mix of West […]

ELLIOTT BROOD RELEASE NEW “OUT WALKIN'” VIDEO

  Check out their newly added Canadian dates to see if their ‘Out and About’ Tour is coming to a city near you! OSHAWA, ON: Biltmore, May 5. WATERLOO, ON: Maxwell’s, May 6 OTTAWA, ON: Club SAW, May 7 TORONTO, ON: Lee’s Palace, May 12 SARNIA, ON: Paddy Flaherty’s, May 13 PETERBOROUGH, ON: Red Dog, […]

WE’RE HIRING A PUBLISHING & SYNC MANAGER

  We seek a new member of our publishing/sync team, who will be key in performing day-to-day duties. Responsibilities will be as follows:   Catalogue management in DISCO: Song catalogue upload, instrumentals, metadata, share splits, lyrics, tagging and general maintenance of the platform Auditing back catalogue and updating DISCO on a regular basis Ensuring that […]

WE’RE HIRING A TOUR MARKETING AND MERCH MANAGER

  Founded in 2000, Six Shooter Records is a full-service music universe with label, publishing and management companies built on a mandate of working with artists committed to a lifetime career in music. Our primary goal is artistic excellence. With over 20 years of experience, Six Shooter pushes the boundaries of art and innovation with […]