RSS Feed

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

©2020, Nu Music Group Inc.

CMW SECRET SHOW FOR JUDAH AND THE LION

May 26, 2019

 

Judah & The Lion is an alternative folk band from Nashville, Tennessee that was formed back in 2011 with Judah Akers (vocals, guitar), Brian Macdonald (mandolin, vocals), and Nate Zuercher (banjo, vocals) along with a few others members they bring on tour to fill out their sound. 

 

Their newest and most personal album Pep Talks was released on May 3 and “says the things that they wished they heard as they were going through their own struggles”.

 

Judah, the bands lead singer, “thinks it’s super important for people with any type of influence to have a message”- his being that “everyone is equal, everybody’s lives matter and every individual is important”. He continues by saying “your story and your perspective and what you’re going through matters so much because you are human. You are worth of love because you are human”. 

 

Judah & The Lion are a beckon of hope. They are the single flame that continues burning throughout the darkest of nights without any intention of ever burning out. Through ’Pep Talks’, the band wants to tell the world that they aren’t alone. That no matter how dark it gets, how isolated one feels, how defeated they feel that they aren’t alone. They are seen, heard, and are loved.

I had the pleasure of seeing them play a secret showcase for CMW at The Hideout in Toronto, Canada and was completely blown away. I laughed, danced, cried, and sang my heart out with everyone else there. They have a truly special way of connecting with their fans and making them a part of something bigger than life itself. It’s evident the amount in which they love their fans and their fans love them right back. They choose to always be their true authentic selves and I have nothing but the upmost respect for them.

 

They’ll be back in Toronto at the Budweiser Stage with the Arkells on June 22!


If you haven’t already make sure to check out their newest album ‘Pep Talks’, which can be bought online or at your local music store!

 

 

  

 

Please reload

the archive

Lo Lind returns with sparkling new song 'Fake Friends'- a cheeky party anthem that makes you want to cry but trash the living room & dance on top of the coffee table while doing so. Produced, engineered, & mixed by Lo Lind & favourite collaborator Paige Blue, 'Fake Fri...

Having released just two tracks to date (‘Black Coffee’ and ‘Sunday’), 18-year-old Nyah Grace is emerging as a future neo-soul star. She’s earned glowing comparisons to some of the all-time great vocal talents, from Lauryn Hill and Estelle to Billie Holiday. Nyah’s pot...

Myles Castello is a rising R&B singer from Scarborough, whose moody yet danceable cadence of club-friendly music is quickly garnering attention. His eye towards weaving stories from his own experience, marred by catchy, danceable melodies and a highly-executed calibre...

Canadian artist, noelle, is a 19-year-old emerging pop talent with a modern R&B edge. noelle has been singing since she was barely old enough to walk. Initially finding her footing through YouTube, noelle amassed a following of nearly 100k subscribers resulting from he...

"Fashun" is the latest single by LA-based singer, songwriter, and bassist Trip Carter. This dude currently plays bass for Sabrina Claudio's live band (will be supporting her on the upcoming Weeknd tour) and has songwriting/production credits for Felly and Sabrina Claud...

This track feels like finding diamonds buried in the sand on the beach, Its dripping in finesse sauce. With fun layered synths and fun falsetto vocals, Future Jr. of Australia brings us "Back To You".

He brings us back to the inspo:

"I wrote the song with a friend of min...

Please reload

Listen to Top Music from the Toronto Music Scene on Spotify