Jason Setnyk

The 7th edition of Pouzza Fest runs May 19th to 21st in Montreal

The 7th edition of Pouzza Fest runs May 19th to 21st in Montreal

Montreal Quebec – The 7th edition of Pouzza Fest takes place in downtown Montreal from May 19th to May 21st. It features over 150 bands and artists including The Slackers and Mustard Plug playing on the Friday, The Flatliners and Pup performing on the Saturday, and Lagwagon and The Real McKenzies headlining on the Sunday. […]

 Jason Setnyk

Interview with Me First and the Gimme Gimmes

Interview with Me First and the Gimme Gimmes

Montreal Quebec – Iconic punk rock cover band Me First and the Gimme Gimmes have a new album titled “Rake It In: The Greatestest Hits” coming out April 7th, 2017 on Fat Wreck Chords. The comedic album cover depicts band members literally raking up dollar bills. “We were pulling into the Riot Fest where we […]

 Jason Setnyk

Interview with the Planet Smashers live in Ottawa on February 10th

Interview with the Planet Smashers live in Ottawa on February 10th

Ottawa Ontario – In the 1990s third wave ska trended across North America. Bands like Reel Big Fish, the Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Less Than Jake, Sublime, and No Doubt made the genre of ska music popular again. Soon numerous bands were adding horn sections, even Bill Clinton was playing the saxophone, and it was simply […]

 Jason Setnyk

Interview with Fat Wreck Chords band Direct Hit

Interview with Fat Wreck Chords band Direct Hit

Montreal Quebec – Direct Hit will be opening for Reel Big Fish and Anti-Flag on January 13th at the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto, and again on January 14th at the Metropolis in Montreal. The pop punk band, from Milwaukee, consists of Nick Woods (vocals, guitar), Danny Walkowiak (drums), Devon Kay (guitar, backing vocals), and […]

 Jason Setnyk

Interview with We Are Wolves who released new album WRONG

Interview with We Are Wolves who released new album WRONG

Toronto Ontario – Rock, pop, and electronica band We Are Wolves have a record release party on Saturday, December 10th, 2016 at The Baby G in Toronto. The Montreal trio, which consists of Alexander Ortiz (vocalist and bassist), Vincent Levesque (keyboardist and backing vocals), and Pierre-Luc Bégin (drums and vocals), are celebrating the release of […]