Category Archives: Grayowl Rants & Raves

Most People’s Top Canadian Records of 2013

Most People are one of our favourite bands. They captured our hearts with their live show around Toronto and the playful atmospheric pop of their debut record has our full support. We asked Brandon Gibson-DeGroote and Paul McEachern to share … Continue reading

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snoqualmie’s Top 10 Canadian Albums of 2013 (and one from 2012)

Our friends snoqualmie (in all of their lower-case glory) have graciously offered up their top 10 Canadian albums of the year list to us for the second year in a row. Joining Blake Enemark this year is the band’s current … Continue reading

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Review – “2013″ – Canadian Music

Reviewed by Jack Derricourt I’ve been writing for Grayowl for a couple of months now. It’s been a wild ride, full of unheard masterpieces and well-listened-classics-in-wait. I thought that, since my blogpeers are all recollecting their favourite moments from the … Continue reading

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Elena’s Top 7 Albums of 2013

by Elena Gritzan I did not plan this, but for the second year in a row I present to you my seven favourite albums of the past year. (Why can I never get to 10? Probably because the last few … Continue reading

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Grayowl Point’s third annual Christmas roundup

It’s that time of the year again, and we’ve been hard at work scouring the net for new Christmas tunes by Canadian artists. See what we’ve found below, and feel free to send us an email at grayowlpoint@gmail.com (or comment) … Continue reading

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Michael’s Top 13 Albums of 2013

by Michael Thomas 13 for ’13! Let’s do this! In alphabetical order: Doug Hoyer - To Be A River Why do Edmonton acts rule so hard? Doug Hoyer’s To Be A River is an album that’s hard to pin down as to why … Continue reading

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Michael’s Top 8 EPs of 2013

by Michael Thomas Last year I listed my top 10 EPs. The year before it was five. This year I’ve chosen a happy medium. Here are eight (technically nine) EPs that impacted me significantly over the past year. In alphabetical … Continue reading

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Elena’s Top 5 EPs of 2013

by Elena Gritzan It’s Listcember again, which means it’s time to look back through blog archives and iTunes playlists to remember all of the fantastic Canadian music released in the past year. For the end of my second full year … Continue reading

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Laura’s Top 10 Albums of 2013

by Laura Stanley It seems that when every year that I am involved in the blog passes, the strength and diversity of Canadian independent music grows. Although my list of simply 10, because I am not as rebellious as some … Continue reading

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Laura’s Top 5 EPs of 2013

by Laura Stanley  Lists! Opinions! Music! AroarA - AroarA  AroarA’s self-titled EP and precursor to their debut full-length record In The Pines, also released this year, is all of the strength of their LP compressed into five standout songs. The songs from the EP, … Continue reading

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