Becoming the real-life Be Sharps Adam Carter’s redirects his music career while paying tribute to the music of The Simpsons
Sep28

Becoming the real-life Be Sharps Adam Carter’s redirects his music career while paying tribute to the music of The Simpsons

By: Ryan Tse What do you do when you’ve been watching The Simpsons since childhood, have two Simpsons tattoos, know Simpsons music inside and out and have some newfound free time? You start a band covering Simpsons music. At least, that’s what Adam Carter did by creating the Be Sharps, a rock tribute to the music of the beloved cartoon series. The four-piece rock outfit is made up of: Carter on guitar and vocals, Andrew Bartle on...

Lonely Parade marches together Peterborough punks, childhood friends and Rock Camp for Girls! alumni ready their Canadian tour
Sep21

Lonely Parade marches together Peterborough punks, childhood friends and Rock Camp for Girls! alumni ready their Canadian tour

By: Vanessa Polojac Peterbrough punk rock trio, and rock camp alumni Lonely Parade brought their hard-hitting vocals and grunge guitar to Barton Street’s HAVN as part of their 2017 Canadian tour. Lonely Parade is a composed of childhood friends Augusta Veno (guitar/vocals), Charlotte Dempsey (bass/vocals) and Anwyn Climenhage (drums). The trio were initially inspired to pursue music after joining Rock Camp for Girls! a children’s camp...

SUPERCRAWL ’17 Hamilton's annual festival featured downtown streets filled with the art, music and fashion of creative talents from far and wide
Sep19

SUPERCRAWL ’17 Hamilton's annual festival featured downtown streets filled with the art, music and fashion of creative talents from far and wide

We talked with a few of the participants to get their perspectives on one of the largest free festivals in Ontario. Related Posts Some madder root and a little bit of magicJoining the hiveIn the kitchen with Matt...

The finest folk in Hamilton B.A. Johnston brings Hamilton branded comedy-folk and 80s nostalgia
Sep18

The finest folk in Hamilton B.A. Johnston brings Hamilton branded comedy-folk and 80s nostalgia

By Lukas Spencer This Ain’t Hollywood (TAH), Hamilton’s home to rock ‘n roll and life-long angst, vibrated wildly last Saturday night on the corner of James North and Murray St. Raw musicality and aggressive power radiated from one man—B.A. Johnston. Although not an official part of Supercrawl, TAH housed a “Supercrawl Cash Grab” showcasing a variety of Hamilton-bred acts at a price of $10 a head. The line up: the Crowleys (at the...

The Medicine Hat unveils new sound at Supercrawl Supercrawl attendees get introduced to one of Hamilton's rising indie acts
Sep14

The Medicine Hat unveils new sound at Supercrawl Supercrawl attendees get introduced to one of Hamilton's rising indie acts

Emerging Hamilton-based pop rock band, The Medicine Hat, is no stranger to Supercrawl, but last weekend’s performance was a special milestone marked with an energetic performance of brand new songs. Over the weekend two members of the five-piece band, frontwoman Nabi Sue Bersche and guitarist Tyler Bersche, shared about their experience in Hamilton’s music scene, their new sound and the strange festival experiences from long ago. It...

Here is your guide for the 2017 Supercrawl This year’s Supercrawl will take over 16 city blocks to showcase music, fashion, art exhibits and food from Hamilton and beyond. We’ve highlighted the must see events the arts and culture festival has to offer
Sep07

Here is your guide for the 2017 Supercrawl This year’s Supercrawl will take over 16 city blocks to showcase music, fashion, art exhibits and food from Hamilton and beyond. We’ve highlighted the must see events the arts and culture festival has to offer

Catch these acts PUP Friday | 11:00 PM | City of Music/Exclaim! Stage (James St. N. & West Harbour GO) From Lollapalooza to Osheaga, PUP will now be hitting the Exclaim! Stage with a thrilling performance. The punk rock band has been performing shows across Canada, the States and the UK. Two years and 450 shows after the release of their self-titled debut, PUP is back with their latest album The Dream Is Over. Ironically, the...