Author Archives: BK

 R&B Powerhouse & Star Acadamie Contestant Annabel Oreste Reimagines Timeless Classic in New Release of “Body And Soul” – Available Now!

 R&B Powerhouse & Star Acadamie Contestant Annabel Oreste Reimagines Timeless Classic in New Release of “Body And Soul” – Available Now! Watch “Body And Soul (Official)” via YouTube Here Showcasing her powerhouse prowess for R&B, Montreal singer/songwriter Annabel Oreste and her inimitable soaring vocals channel Anita Baker’s classic with the release of new single and […]

December 08

Award-Winning Author & Roots Troubadour Steven Heighton Embraces Uncertain Days with Love in Newly Released Single, “New Year Song”

“Steven Heighton’s songs and voice truly resonate with me. They give me a sort of ‘Where have you been all my life?’ feeling”  —  Ron Sexsmith “This beautiful album contains echoes of Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen, yet there’s a very fresh and new sound to the whole thing” —  Larry Beckwith, THE FUSE “Like […]

December 07

Red Is Beautiful, A Major Retrospective Of Saulteaux Artist-Robert Houle@Art Gallery Of Ontario

By Wayne Baggs  Enjoy the works of Robert Houle: Red is Beautiful at the AGO, now until April 18-2022. Robert Houle, born in St. Boniface Manitoba, is an Anishinaabe Saulteaux contemporary artist. One of the most influential First Nations artist of the contemporary art world. As a boy abducted and sent to residential school, Houle […]

December 07

Wavelength Music’s Co-Founder Jonny Dovercourt Releases Season 2 of Any Night of the Week: A Walking History of Toronto Music

Podcast Accompanies the Author, Writer, Musician & More’s Recent Book, Any Night of the Week: A D.I.Y. History of Toronto Music 1957-2001 — Available Now via Coach House Books Melophiles with a love for urban lore are in for a treat with this month’s Season 2 podcast launch of Any Night of the Week: A […]

December 07

Hamilton, ON’s Michelle Titian Brings Raw Beauty to Exploration of Addiction in “Drive (radio edit)”

Addiction can be such a devastating, destructive force in a person’s life, and their loved ones, as well. It’s with that in mind that Canadian singer-songwriter Michelle Titian soars with a beautiful, radical, coming-clean sense of honesty coming to terms with such destruction in this, her new single “Drive (radio edit)”— available now. “It takes […]

December 07

 Artist Ritalin Boy Explores Life & Death in Blistering New Single, “Some Kind of Angel”

Watch “Some Kind of Angel (Official)” via YouTube Here Toronto-based Ritalin Boy explores life and death with his blistering new single, “Some Kind of Angel” — available now! The new video and single off the acclaimed studio album Adult Entertainment is a mammoth track with a sensational melody that cuts no corners. This anthemic single […]

December 07

Great Big Sea Co-Founder Séan McCann Hits the Power of Love Right on the Bluenose “10,000 Miles Away

“Stay calm and shanty on” — Séan McCann Uplifting New Single features Hawksley Workman, Gordie (Big Sugar) Johnson, and J.P. Cormier; Video Features Canada’s Famous Bluenose Racing Schooner Watch “10,000 Miles Away” via YouTube Here Our global pandemic storm isn’t over quite yet but, the end of 2021 certainly feels more like we’re all coming […]

December 06

R&B Singer/Songwriter JENNA Nation Revels in The Childlike Joys of Christmas with “My Christmas Wish” 

Watch “My Christmas Wish” via YouTube Here No matter how old we are, that sense of childlike wonder and hope, even if just a glimmer, is always sparked once the Christmas season comes around, and Toronto R&B artist JENNA Nation is igniting that very sentiment with her soaring new single “My Christmas Wish” — available […]

December 06

Award-Winning & JUNO-Nominated Canadian Reggae Legend Jay Douglas Goes Big-Band with Soulful New Holiday Single, “Merry Christmas” — Available Now!

Jay Douglas revisits the classic Christmas tradition of big-band, soulful, crooner-esque Christmas songs that have swept the globe since radio started broadcasting holiday music with his new single, “Merry Christmas” — available now! Characteristic of Jay Douglas, “Merry Christmas” does a great job of painting a clear picture for the listener — all while feeling […]

December 06

The Rolling Stones – Unzipped @ THEMUSEUM. Downtown Kitchener

By Wayne Baggs The Rolling Stones – Unzipped at THEMUSEUM. In downtown Kitchener, THEMUSEUM is a new experimental museum. No dusty objects or velvet ropes. Being a premier cultural destination for presenting fresh, inspired content from around the globe, this is a perfect match for the North American premier of Unzipped. What is The Rolling […]

December 06

Allen Stone@Phoenix Concert Theatre, Toronto-Thurs., December 2,2021

 By Wayne Baggs For me, the hardest gig to pull off for a performer, solo on a stage. It’s you and the audience. No fall backs, no breaks for drum solos. Allen had the Phoenix crowd right from the start, never letting them go. His fans sang along to every song. Can this guy sing, […]

December 06

LAST OF THE RIGHT WHALES OPENS IN THEATRES ON JANUARY 23

North Atlantic right whales are dying faster than they can reproduce.  With just over 330 remaining, these great whales rarely die of natural causes. Instead they are run over by ships or suffer lethal injuries from fishing gear. If we don’t stop killing them, in 20 years they could be extinct.Last of the Right Whales opens […]

December 06

BEST INTERNATIONAL FEATURE CONSIDERATION: SWEDEN TIGERS A Film by Ronnie Sandahl

Martin is one of the most promising football talents Sweden has ever seen. At sixteen, his lifelong dream comes true when he is bought by one of Italy’s most prestigious clubs. Yet that dream comes at a very high price in terms of sacrifice, dedication, pressure and -most of all- loneliness. Martin begins to question […]

December 06

Poupelle of Chimney Town A Film by Yusuke Hirota&Created by Akihiro Nishino

TOP ANIMATED FEATURE FILM:   OUT IN THEATERS DECEMBER 30ETRAILER CLICK HEREPoupelle of Chimney Town is the story of young Lubicchi living among the thick smoke from the chimneys of his isolated town, yearning to see the “stars” — to know the truth — his father always told him about. One Halloween night he meets Poupelle, a […]

December 06

The Lady of Heaven on Dec 7th at 7pm, at AMC Theater in New York City

The Lady of Heaven on Dec 7th at 7pm, at AMC Theater in New York City – AMC 34th Street 14, 312 W 34th St, New York, NY 10001The Lady of Heaven is a beautiful historic drama adventure story of one of the most significant women of history. The heart-wrenching journey of Lady Fatima, the daughter of Prophet Muhammad. Separated by 1400 years, an Iraqi […]