Category Archives: Audible Hoots

Audible/Visual Hoots: Bucky James & Alissa Vox Raw, Katie Bulley, History Majors and Tires

Walkin the Fine Line – “Bucky James & Alissa Vox Raw” The new collaboration between Toronto electronic/rock artist Bucky James and Alissa Vox Raw jumps right in with a punchy kick and snare intro that you gets you ready for … Continue reading

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Audible/Visual Hoots: The Pinecones, Death Ledger, Animalia

The Pinecones – Gloomy Monday Before we get into the music, “Gloomy Monday” has a truly adorable music video. Created by a teacher and her sixth grade class, the song tells a story of students unfamiliar with how to play … Continue reading

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Audible/Visual Hoots: Young Doctors in Love, Mu, Inlet Sound, Korean Drama

Young Doctors in Love – 10:35 With its upbeat 80s synths and grooving bass line, “10:35” certainly gets the listener’s foot tapping. “10:35” really highlights the importance of a catchy riff. The more you hear the opening organ sounds and … Continue reading

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Audible/Visual Hoots: Look Vibrant, By Divine Right and Buster Crabtree

Look Vibrant – Sweater in the Lake The more I listened to “Sweater in the Lake” the more I liked it. Despite their obscure sound, Look Vibrant has created a noisy, colourfully upbeat track that is reminiscent of a trip … Continue reading

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Audible/Visual Hoots: Dave Rave and the Governors, Illitry, Dark Mean, The Wilderness of Manitoba, and Forest Moon

Dave Rave and the Governors – Wake Up Simple, catchy and passionate, “Wake Up” is a song that reflects Dave Rave’s lengthy experience in the Canadian music scene. It does so by using the smooth sound of bells and a … Continue reading

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Audible/Visual Hoots: Coronado, Death Ledger, Eytan Tobin, Janitors and Pale Eyes

Coronado – Waterfalls I almost feel after watching “Waterfalls” by Toronto-based Coronado that I truly understand what makes a good music video. Immediately upon turning it on I couldn’t help but think “hey this is cool”, and really wanted to … Continue reading

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Audible/Visual Hoots: The Autumn Portrait, Nicholas Godfrey, LI-ON GREVIER , Blimp Rock, and Maestro Fresh Wes

The Autumn Portrait – “Ghost” With lyrics of love and slow acoustic guitars, I couldn’t escape “Ghost” by The Autumn Portrait, and its bare-bones styling. “Ghost” has a simple melody, and this simplicity really fits the relatively short length of … Continue reading

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Audible/Visual Hoots: December 2nd Roundup

Freeman Dre & the Kitchen Party – “Wickedness” The twangy guitars of “Wickedness” pair perfectly with the gambling, drinking and murder in the video, making Freeman Dre & the Kitchen Party’s new single an interesting watch, and listen. What makes … Continue reading

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Audible/Visual Hoots Roundup: Saturns, Code Pie, Construction & Deconstruction, and Newsmen

Saturns – “Diamonde”  The video for Saturns’ latest song “Diamonde” is great. For starters, a video dealing with the trials and tribulations of a gang war juxtaposed against heavily distorted vocals works to create just the right atmosphere for what … Continue reading

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Audible/Visual Hoots roundup: November 18, 2013

Christine Leakey – “My Heart Has Been Broken By One Unfit To Name” When you first listen to “My Heart Has Been Broken By One Unfit To Name” it is clear just how well the eerie sound of Christine Leakey’s … Continue reading

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