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May 24, 2018

Contrary to popular belief, Drake does not have a monopoly on bops about woes in the six. Without self-indulgent mourning, Toronto’s Lo Lo finds inspiration in heartbreak. Overcoming the cruel irony of a breakup on April Fool’s Day, her debut single “Yours” is equal parts melancholic and sanguine, accessible while maintaining depth.
Her unpretentious indie pop substitutes somber croons for a captivating guitar hook, a buildup to the chorus swells with catharsis. A bubblegum pops right before the chorus sinks, which will bounce around your brain for weeks to come. Warning: it may bring back memories of your high school sweetheart, those both fond and not-so-much.
Bearing all the hallmarks of the perils of young love (doodles on a notebook, the meanings we attach to sweaters and necklaces), while straddling more mature themes like self-doubt, and compensating for love lost with “getting high and kissing strangers”.
While she dwells ruefully on the past on the track, anticipate hearing her on local airwaves in the future.




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Savoy Ellis’ “Fate” (feat. Kafeeno) is slick, smooth and spacey. This moody R&B bop pulls itself along with a strong bass groove and gorgeous vocal runs, sparing no expense on its hooks. It’s catchy and has a nice chord progression, to boot. 

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nodisco. wears his heart on his sleeve with “Moonlight in my Bedroom.” He documents a breakup in his characteristically literal lyrical style, and complements another heartache-fuelled release, “Thoughts From Your Car.” 

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Adrian Sieber has been in music for almost 30 years. He’s known primarily in his home-country Switzerland as the singer for Lovebugs, who’ve scored several #1 albums and are generally a big deal there. Adrian’s solo work is pop-tronica ear-candy that’s very much worth...

JP Cooper—singer-songwriter and hit-maker—has dropped a huge new single entitled ‘In These Arms’. Hailing from the UK, most people know Cooper from his feature on Jonas Blue’s smash: Perfect Stranger, which he co-wrote. Meanwhile, JP has been making his own brand of ca...

2020 marks the return of Kiesza and her unique brand of pop music. After taking a two year hiatus the singer-songwriter is rested and ready to shine again on the global stage. 

Kiesza first sky-rocketed to stardom in 2014 with her catchy song ‘Hideaway’. The music video...

Jon Vinyl, real name Jonathon Hamilton, has been making music since the age of fifteen. Raised in Toronto he has been a local to the Dundas area and is currently located in Pickering. Now at twenty two years of age he has caught the industry’s attention including the l...

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