Category Archives: Grayowl News

Chris Page announces tour dates, premieres “Hunker Down” with Grayowl Point

by Michael Thomas Chris Page is well-known as the front man of Camp Radio and occasionally strikes out as a solo act. A little more than five years after the release of the electric guitar love affair A Date With A … Continue reading

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[APRIL FOOLS] Blimp goes missing off Lake Ontario coast; Blimp Rock suspiciously announces blimp ‘purchase’

by Michael Thomas The disappearance of a blimp resting on the shores of Lake Ontario in Rochester, NY has coincided with Toronto band/marketing vehicle Blimp Rock announcing their sudden acquisition of a blimp for their planned festival. Rochester authorities told … Continue reading

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A few days left to pledge for “A Matter of Time”

Kathryn Calder should be a familiar name to Canadian music fans. She’s part of the force that is the New Pornographers, and she’s since released two solo albums. Her connections to the New Pornographers run deeper than just playing in … Continue reading

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Grayowl Point’s Second Annual Christmas Music Roundup

Corey Isenor – Tannenbaum A blog favourite, Corey Isenor, has created a charming, all instrumental, EP for the season. Very fittingly, each of Tannenbaum’s four tracks are named after a different tree for a folk and organic, had to say it, holiday … Continue reading

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Everything you need to know about Grayowl Point’s co-presentation with Crosswires

Date: Sunday, December 2, bands starting at 8 p.m. Location: The Garrison, 1197 Dundas St W, Toronto, ON, M6J 1X3 Cost: Pay-what-you-can Who’s playing: 8 p.m. Wendy Versus(Interview/Review/Listen) 9 p.m. Old English (Interview/Review/Listen) 10 p.m. Paradise Animals (Interview/Review/Listen) Facebook event page

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Calling all musicians!

We here at Grayowl Point do our best to let people know about the great musical talent that Canada has to offer. That’s why we want to let musicians know about Canadian Music Week 2013. It’s six months away, sure, … Continue reading

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Video Premiere: Meredith Shaw- “Stars”

Meredith Shaw has just today released her music video for “Stars,” a single from her debut album Place Called Happy. Shaw’s powerful strange presence and pop sensibilities make her an interesting listen, and she’s showing that off in this pretty … Continue reading

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Keeping up with Del Bel

Del Bel is not a band that slows down. Since releasing the acclaimed Oneiric last year, they’ve gone on to release a remix EP and singer Lisa Conway as well as Tyler Belluz have released an EP under the name Chrome and … Continue reading

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Video spotlight #5

Octoberman- “Wind Up Bird” Fans of Haruki Murakami’s work will be delighted with this new video from Octoberman. Inspired by the Murakami epic The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, this animated video can almost encapsulate the whole book into four minutes. And … Continue reading

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A public apology to Teenage Kicks re: an earlier blog post

Michael Thomas/ Laura Stanley As some of you might have seen, a mean-spirited and unacceptable post published this morning. The post was a review of Treble Charger’s CMW show a few nights ago, with the bands Organ Thieves, Twin Atlantic … Continue reading

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