Canadian Music Week

Canadian Music Week

Last year, we got the chance to talk with SonReal before he blew up, who told us about how he faked ditching a date by saying his septic tank broke at home. We decided to catch up with him again as he passed by Toronto's CMW to touch base and find out what he was up to. IX Daily: How is tour life...
Hometown rockers, Dead Messenger , from none other than beautiful Montreal, set out once again to create powerful music with the release of their newest album Recharger . With over a 3 year break in between this one and their first release, these boys proved that nothing will stand in the way of...
What do you get when you take an opera singer, a hip-hop fanatic, a nerdy bookworm and a humanitarian peacekeeper and put them all together in a room? Probably by the sounds of it, a very awkward social gathering with uncomfortable silences and half-finished sentences. However, these four very...
Our friends from Lakes Of Canada have recently dropped a little gem of a video for the song "Old Man", a cut from their critically-acclaimed album Toll The Bell . The Montreal five-piece band have been on a roll since the release of their debut LP last May, regularly playing concerts all around the...
Here at IX, it goes without saying that Canada, and Canadian music, naturally hold a special place in our hearts. Which is why it’s important to know about the Canadian Music Week, which is coming up next year (I know, I know, it’s a long time from now, but bear with me). More significant is the...