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‘Witness’ the new Jakalope

After roughly six years since releasing Born 4, Jakalope have reinvented themselves as a band, with front woman Chrystal Leigh singing the enchantingly dark melodies of the new album, Things That Go Jump in the Night.


Dazzling Diamond Rings

If you encounter John O’Regan’s onstage alter ego, Diamond Rings, you are guaranteed to do a double take at this twenty-something year old east coast Canuck for his fearless sense of style that mixes touches of glam pop flamboyance with the occasional basketball jersey, and plenty of immaculately applied eye shadow.


Birthday Boys

Ontario’s best kept secret Birthday Boys will be taking their enraging and visceral live performance on the road in March alongside Detroit’s Electric Six.


Piece of Cake

Being so used to arriving at a concert venue and hearing the sounds of voices shouting over music, beer bottles clinking and of course loud tunes pumping through giant, suspended speakers, the silence around me feels unnatural – like the calm before a storm.


Marianas Trench

PopCounterCulture has been following Josh, Matt, Mike and Ian, better known as Marianas Trench since 2006’s Fix Me and we would sincerely like to report that they have matured since the Shake Tramp era, but they haven’t. And that’s exactly why we and the rest of the world loves them so dearly!