Singer-songwriters

This is our collection of singer-songwriters articles, interviews, photo features, reviews, and events dating back several years. We are proud to support the work of our local musicians, and invite all to send us their information about upcoming shows, music releases, and any photographs with credits to info@hamiltonmusician.com.

Singer-songwriters

This is our collection of singer-songwriters articles, interviews, photo features, reviews, and events dating back several years. We are proud to support the work of our local musicians, and invite all to send us their information about upcoming shows, music releases, and any photographs with credits to info@hamiltonmusician.com.
“The sheer scope of this tune is undeniable. Many people go their entire careers without writing a chorus like this.” CBC’s Adam Carter said about first single Empire Off the heels of the successful release of her first single Empire, Sarah MacDougall...
When I listen to The Redhill Valleys' debut LP I'm always struck by the modesty and understatement of the production, and yet how at the same time this causes the songs, arrangements, instrumental performances and sweet vocal harmonies to shine...
By Charlie Ricottone “Hamilton, Ontario has a very supportive music scene,” says Carm Milioto, a musician and sound engineer, who was born and raised in the city. “Clubs, musicians, and studios for the most part, promote one another and represent...
It's that time of year again. Don't get too excited, unless you are a rabid fan of one of our local entrants! At Worst CBC's yearly Searchlight contest is at worst just another version of music industry "Give us your music...
HAMILTON, ON — Canadian country artist Thomas Wade is set to return to the stage! The 3-time Juno nominee and 7-time Canadian Country Music Award winner will return to Hamilton’s Lincoln Alexander Centre on Saturday April 29! Thomas made a name for himself as the lead singer of Thomas Wade & Wayward, while also songwriting for major artists such as Celine Dion. His solo career launched in 2000, with the release of ‘Lucky 13’, but was cut short after being diagnosed with...
Real Talk with Dre Pao – Brandon Bizior Presented by: Greater Hamilton Musician HAMILTON, ON — Greater Hamilton Musician is dedicated to highlighting some of the top artists from the city that will be performing at this year’s Canadian Music Week....
(HAMILTON, ON) Celebrated roots rocker Terra Lightfoot is excited to announce that she will be joining legendary singer-songwriter Bruce Cockburn as solo support on a run of central and eastern Canadian dates this fall. The full list of dates...
Although Toito’s career has taken him around Canada, the Ontario native says he always has love for his hometown of Hamilton. Toito explains that he has learned the most from what he calls “failures”, and advises rising artists to learn from their “mistakes”.
The country singer has come a long way since catching the attention of Jason McCoy of ‘The Road Hammers" during her opening slot for Carrie Underwood, and making the Top 16 on X-Factor UK 2011. Natasha outlines the importance of patience in the music industry and speaks openly about the different obstacles she has overcome through her last 10 years in the industry.
HAMILTON, ON — With Canadian Music Week fast approaching, we thought it would be great to speak with a few of the acts, with Hamilton roots, that will be performing during the week-long festival. Our first feature is on the folk/rock trio The Redhill Valleys!
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