Nunavut Music Collective Announce Artists for Ajungi Album

By |2019-11-22T21:51:11+00:00November 22nd, 2019|Categories: Arts & Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , |

Nunavut Music Collective Announce Artists for Ajungi Album Juno Award nominee and Indspire Award recipient Kelly Fraser, Indigenous Music Award winner Angela Amarualik and Canadian Screen Award winner 666god are just some of the talented musicians featured on Hitmakerz Ajungi album released November 22, 2019. AJUNGI – pronounced AH-YUNG-EE – [...]

Nunavut Music Collective Releases Angela Amarualik “Sapingillunga” Video

By |2019-11-14T04:05:42+00:00November 14th, 2019|Categories: Arts & Entertainment|Tags: , , , , |

Indigenous Music Awards Best Album winner Angela Amarualik is releasing a single and video for her song "Sapingillunga" which means "I won't give up." The artist certainly didn’t give up on her dreams that first sparked while taking part in Hitmakerz music education workshops that founder Thor Simonsen brings to [...]

Nunavut Music Artists Raise Funds for Mental Health with Ajungi

By |2019-10-15T16:30:52+00:00October 15th, 2019|Categories: Arts & Entertainment|

Hitmakerz to Release Ajungi Album November 22, 2019 AJUNGI – pronounced AH-YUNG-EE – is a Nunavut-based music collective made up of up-and-coming artists from across the territory. The concept was created by artist and entrepreneur Thor Simonsen, Creative Director of Hitmakerz, an Iqaluit-based record label that delivers music workshops to [...]

70s Pop Inspired “Headlong” Released by Tamara Maddalen

By |2019-09-26T16:53:29+00:00September 26th, 2019|Categories: Arts & Entertainment|

Canadian singer-songwriter Tamara Maddalen is set to release the 70s pop-inspired new single “Headlong” to all digital platforms on September 26, 2019. The song is the fourth single to be released from the upcoming album Mint Green Mercury which draws from pop, country, rock and rhythm, and blues. “Headlong” is [...]

Punk The Vote Festival in Vancouver Sept 21st

By |2019-09-04T20:42:43+00:00September 4th, 2019|Categories: Arts & Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Punk The Vote Festival in Vancouver Sept 21st Vancouver’s punk community is coming together to encourage people to vote in the federal election on October 21st. The Punk The Vote Festival will feature punk legends D.O.A. along with Chain Whip, Corner Boys, Tony Baloney and the Rubes and special guests. [...]

Drake Painting by Stickman to Debut at Toronto Liss Gallery

By |2019-09-04T20:03:33+00:00September 4th, 2019|Categories: Arts & Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Drake Painting by Stickman to Debut at Toronto Liss Gallery Edmonton, Alberta fine artist Trevor “Stickman” Stickel will be having his debut Toronto show at Liss Gallery September 10th to October 5th. Since the artist specializes in musically inspired work, it was only fitting to create a new piece featuring [...]

Bowie, Hendrix, Elton, Stones; Musically Inspired Fine Artist Stickman’s Toronto Show Debut at Liss Gallery

By |2019-08-20T15:06:47+00:00August 20th, 2019|Categories: Arts & Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Bowie, Hendrix, Elton, Stones; Musically Inspired Fine Artist Stickman’s Toronto Show Debut at Liss Gallery Edmonton, Alberta visual artist Trevor “Stickman” Stickel has been gaining attention for his musically based artwork that captures legendary moments, powerful ideas and raw emotion. After successful shows in western Canada and the US, Stickel [...]

After Receiving Rave Reviews for “Rearview” Tamara Maddalen Releases “Cosmic Fail”

By |2019-08-20T15:08:10+00:00August 20th, 2019|Categories: Arts & Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , |

After Receiving Rave Reviews for “Rearview” Tamara Maddalen Releases “Cosmic Fail” Fresh off of receiving rave reviews for her single “Rearview”, singer-songwriter Tamara Maddalen releases “Cosmic Fail.” The song delivers a combination of roots rock set to bluesy boogie-woogie rhythm complete with the twang of Pedal Steel guitar.  “It references [...]

HONEY JAM ALUMNI ARTISTS REACHING NEW LEVELS OF SUCCESS IN 2019

By |2019-08-20T15:08:21+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: Arts & Entertainment|

With the Toronto Raptors still riding high from winning their first NBA championship, PhemPhat Entertainment Group’s Executive Director Ebonnie Rowe reflects proudly that Honey Jam began the same year as the champions. “One of our alums Denosh Bennett was the Raptors first Dance Squad Captain for the cheerleaders,” remembers [...]

Kelly Fraser Debuts EDM Pop Music Video “Rebound Girl”

By |2019-08-20T15:08:32+00:00July 2nd, 2019|Categories: Arts & Entertainment|

Canadian Inuk Kelly Fraser has been making waves with her single “Rebound Girl” gaining commercial radio play across Canada.  She now debuts the music video for the EDM pop song created in collaboration with producer Marc Meriläinen (Nadjiwan), and Aqqalu Berthelsen aka DJ Uyarakq.  The video features L.A. indigenous RnB/hip-hop artist and MTV [...]