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LIVING HOUR >> Living Hour

February 23rd, 2016  |  by  |  published in Album Reviews | Comments Off on LIVING HOUR >> Living Hour

LIVING HOUR >> Living Hour

While their Winnipeg, MB home may be the geographical center of the North American continent, Living Hour’s sound is anything but land-locked. On their self-titled, full-length long player, the quintet formerly known as The Hour let guitar driven compositions like “This is the Place” and “Steady Glazed Eyes” unfurl like a tightly packed parachute and glide […]

QUICK BEFORE IT MELTS’ FAVOURITE SONGS: 2015 Pt. 4 & 5

December 24th, 2015  |  by  |  published in 2015 in Review, Lists | Leave A Comment »

QUICK BEFORE IT MELTS’ FAVOURITE SONGS: 2015 Pt. 4 & 5

As has become an annual tradition at this time of year for Quick Before It Melts, we present our SONGS compilation for 2015, collecting 100 of our favourite Canadian tracks of the year, zipping them up and making them available for download and your ongoing listening pleasure. As with our annual list of favourite albums, […]

THE HOURS “Miss Emerald Green”

January 13th, 2015  |  by  |  published in New Music | Leave A Comment »

THE HOURS “Miss Emerald Green”

In an effort to catch up on (i.e. make sure I didn’t miss anything from fantastic) all the 2014 releases that are sitting in my inbox, these past couple of weeks worth of NEW MUSiC posts may seem a little less new than I would like, but if you’re hearing “Miss Emerald Green” from Winnipeg’s The Hours […]

LiSTEN: The Hours “Steady Glazed Eyes”

March 13th, 2014  |  by  |  published in Singles | Leave A Comment »

LiSTEN: The Hours “Steady Glazed Eyes”

You’re reading this today, but I am writing it yesterday, in the middle of a freaking snow storm that’s locked me in my house.  I’ve battened down the hatches (didn’t even know this place had hatches) and cranked up the volume on Winnipeg-based band The Hours‘ new single, “Steady Glazed Eyes”.  They say it’s “shimmering guitar pop for your winter […]


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