Each month we showcase an artist or band from the Edmonton area by bringing them into the Resonate Recording Studio, doing a live recording, and shooting a video of the entire process! You can view previously featured artists by clicking play on any of the videos below.
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June 2013 Band Of The Month: Scenic Route To Alaska
Scenic Route to Alaska is Trevor Mann, Murray Wood, and Shea Connor of the brutal & beautiful Edmonton, Alberta. Best friends, bringing emotion-filled, fun indy folk-rock to your ipods, boom boxes and your parents car stereos!
April 2013 Band Of The Month: Death By Robot
Originating as an album concept devised by designer and musician Jeremy Pudlowski, Edmonton band Death By Robot delivers an Electro-Rock-SciFi sound seldom duplicated. With a focus on stimulating imagery and exhilarating live performances, Death By Robot is a band that doesn’t take to conforming to traditional mainstream imagery and typical typefaces. Death By Robot looks beyond the television screen and listens beyond the radio stations. Their writing is intended for all ears and they continue to propel themselves to new and unexplored heights. They are a band inspired by the unknown both here and out there.
March 2013 Band Of The Month: The Gibson Block
Named after a historical building of their local heritage, The Gibson Block is Edmonton’s newest original rock and roll project that is sure to gather quick attention! With nearly 4 years of gigs as the cover band All The King’s Men, the group has already opened for bands such as Mother Mother, U.S.S., and Rocky Mountain Rebel Music. Fully armed with their experience and their hearts, The Gibson Block will continue to push boundaries in the music scene to create a peculiar yet classic sound for modern listeners.
February 2013 Band Of The Month: Mitchell Lawler
Since it’s release on Feb 4th, “The Showcase” is averaging over 1000 views a day! It’s not hard to see the popularity this 18 year old Edmonton hip-hop artist is creating. With the recent release of his debut mixtape “New History” Lawler already has his rapidly growing fan base asking for more. Fortunately for them, we know he’s got plenty in the works.
January 2013 Band Of The Month: Bryan Finlay
Canadian pop artist Bryan Finlay has already begun stacking up accolades on his resume. From Having his music featured on multiple-award winning hit Canadian teen drama television series, DEGRASSI, and the globally featured Hollister Summer 2011 Playlist, to being awarded The Bell Media Emerging Artist and having nationwide radio rotation. This Canadian Pop artist has already garnered the attention of world-class record producers like Mike James and Troy Samson of Hipjoint Music Group. All signs point to a great 2013 for Bryan Finlay.
December 2012 Band Of The Month: Etoroma Trio
Is there a better way to kick off our Band Of The Month feature than with the stunningly smooth sound of the Etoroma Trio? We sure don’t think so. Walk into Resonate and there’s a pretty good chance you’ll hear their unique brand of pop, that takes inspirations from R&B, jazz, and rock, playing in our lobby to always-pleased ears. If you’re a fan of music we’re sure you’ll be a fan of the Etoroma Trio. But don’t take our word for it, go ahead and press play on their video below.