A northern Toronto native, Harrison Lenz is a singer songwriter with a focus on storytelling, drawing inspiration from the far reaches of the Canadian countryside, from the wide, open plains of Alberta and Saskatchewan, to the small fishing villages of Nova Scotia. A student of the illustrious Berklee College of Music in Boston, Harrison has spent years honing his own craft while also working with songwriters from all walks of life. His main mission? To find a way to mix both poetry and the raw grit of real life together into endearing, memorable storytelling based compositions. He always makes an emphasis on drawing inspiration from some of Canada’s most respected songwriters, including Stan Rogers, Gordon Lightfoot, and Neil Young. When he’s not writing or performing, you can find Harrison taking part in Toronto’s recording and production scene, working with renowned Canadian artists. From the loud and boisterous tones of Billy Talent, to the boundary pushing, intricate tracks of Tanya Tagaq, Harrison keeps an open mind when approaching projects from a slew of different genres. He also makes sure to make time to work with smaller, up-andcoming talent out of his home studio in North Toronto, finding a balance between commercial and indie projects.
Blamethrower was formed in 2014, by lead man Johnny Zero and Brandon Savage. This powerhouse quarter is known for their catchy melodic, loud and proud bass and driving drum lines featuring radio-friendly lyrics and themes. Known for a dynamic, high-energy live show, Blamethrower brings vivacity to every stage they touch. Combining top-notch musicianship with engaging showmanship, Blamethrower always leaves their audiences on a high-note.
The band is made up of front man Johnny 'Zero' Paty, guitarist and primary song-writer. The talent of CJ Keys, the group's youngster and guitar virtuoso, reigning champion in "The Battle of the Axes" guitar competition. While Brandon Smith, the band's bass and keyboard player known for his driving and melodic bass lines. Brandon E.M. Savage, rounds out the group as drummer and producer whom provides driving beats and intensity that tie the band together.
Analog Hybrid are a new band emerging from Toronto ON (GTA), with an alternative and classic rock sound with some funky groves and sometimes a pop song... (SELLOUTS!) With a wide span of influences throughout many genres they try to make a new refreshing sound for the rock scene but with a bit of nostalgia. So check out some of the songs and come see some shows in the future
BigLu, born and raised in Scarborough, brings a light not just to be seen but absorbed. Coming from what is known as "Screwface Capital", acknowledgement on any level is rarely received. Well versed in music & dramatic arts, BigLu wants to give any and everyone a chance to be seen. With the biggest term of endearment, BigLu has started what he hopes to be the mecca of talent, OKICUTO
Short] "Often compared to the likes of John Mayer and Ed Sheeran, Redd King is a singer-songwriter with an intense background in blues guitar." [Long] " "I'm just a drop in the ocean, a grain in the sand" [In A Minute - EP, 2017] writes Redd King on his debut EP, In A Minute. His writing brings to light the mystery that is the never-ending journey of growing up. Behind his vocals is a seasoned guitarist with an old soul - roots strongly ingrained in the music of B.B. King and legends of the blues era. At the confluence is a high-energy yet emotionally engaging live performance for everyone." Based in the GTA, Redd King has had several years of live performance experience and would love to hear about your opportunities. For all inquiries, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pushing the musical envelope full steam ahead. Hotfix are sure to make you shake your money maker. If you're in the market for a high energy and passionate band that will make you forget those pesky weekday worries, Hotfix will sprinkle some canned heat onto your one way ticket to dance town. Hotfix began in the summer of 2016 as a musical outlet for original music written by Evan Bowers and Vince Tarlton. During the summer of 2016 Evan and Vince we're roommates in Hamilton, ON, this project began as Evan overheard the chords to "Western Love" (An as of yet, unreleased single) leaking through Vince's bedroom door. Shortly after, the two saw the addition of Evan's longtime band mates Mitch Szitas (bass) and Erik Thorkildsen (drums). All members of the group have a rich history together. Evan and Erik had played together for more than 3 years in Hamilton Alternative rock group Still Life. While Mitch and Evan had shared the stage for over 3 years in their local funk/motown cover band The Vibes. Hotfix has launched their original music after a good solid year of playing live covers. They debut this side of the project with their first single "Somewhere to Go". It can be found here on our Sonicbids account, as well as every major music platform (Spotify, iTunes, Etc
Kalid Walters also known as Kaviedes is an up and coming rapper born in Canada but raised in the Island of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. As child Kalid started writing songs at the tender age of 10. He always had a desire to be on the stage as he saw his uncle known as Fireman Hooper performing. Fireman was a local and regional sensation. Initially his song writing abilities where constricted to the local genres of music such as Soca and Dancehall hover over time Kalid began to evolve and gravitate to Hip-hop. Continually trying to improve his lyricism Kalid began competing with other rappers during High School in free style battles. He cited listening to mixtapes by G-unit inspired him to raise his ability and cultivate a craft that was truly unique. By the time Kalid had left High School had he certified himself as one of the greatest talents that the school had ever seen. The evidence of this is one of the greatest solo performances ever held by a student at his graduation. Presently Kalid goes by the pseudonym Kaviedes and resides in North America. He is known for his witty lyrics and punch lines using similes and metaphors similarly to artistes as Lil Wayne, Lloyd Banks and Jay-z. The most unique thing about Kaviedes is his versatility though he now focuses on Hip-hop he has worked on all genres of music making him a one of a kind artiste.
My artist name is iJord4n I'm a part of a Rap Collective called House 6 Music (www.house6music.com) bio House 6 Music is a Record Label in Toronto consisting of a collective of Rappers from across the city. The label was founded by the three main artists, iJord4n, GynxDon & Gavidann. Gavidann is also the main producer and engineer for the label. They started performing live shows February of 2017 and haven't looked back since. iJord4n currently has his first single, Where They At - ft GynxDon & Gavidann Streaming on all digital media outlets GynxDon & Gavidann are also releasing their singles in January and so on
Social Media links
Instagram - @iJord4nH6M @House6Music
Twitter - @iJord4nH6M @House6MusicTdot
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/iJord4n/
Dorjee Sounds burst into the Indie music scene in the UK with their hybrid of blues and pop, all channeled through their rock and metal routes. Their voice and singer/songwriter Sonam Dorjee is a passionate, soulful performer who takes his listeners on a journey through his world, where time and memory play an important role. As a band, they create intense personal moments, dreamlike images in which fiction and reality meet from time to time. The lyrics reflective of their north east Indian roots, embrace the essence of life from an urban perspective. After a successful tour of New York City in 2017, Dorjee Sounds has regrouped and is making their presence felt in Toronto with each and every performance!
Often compared to Carole King and Sara Bareilles, Alex Whorms is a Toronto songwriter, backed by a 5-piece indie rock band. Following the release of her debut EP, "Our Lives", the group has toured across Ontario and in New York City, delighting audiences of all ages with stunning piano solos, and lively rhythm and string sections. The band is currently developing their second release.
Visit Alex at www.alexwhorms.com or stream "Our Lives" on any music service. https://alexwhorms.bandcamp.com/releases
Marshall Potts is a singer songwriter He released his album Long Goodbyes first day of Spring 2017. This release has a collection of 12 Rock songs. A Solid singer songwriter effort from this artist. Depth and catchy melodies with passionate honest vocals.
Here's my social media links:
https://www.minds.com/marman (21k subscribers and growing)
EPK is located here: http://www.reverbnation.com/rpk/marshallpotts
Here's my current release on itunes and others:
The single is now LIVE on iTunes (see link below)
International Radio release Starts Jan 2018