54•40 | How’s Your Day Going? Exclusive Video Premiere!

54•40 have just one question for you. One question that will define a generation. And they're asking it today exclusively on Tinnitist! The veteran Canadian rockers are gracing our site...

Aruba Red | Goddess Vibes: Exclusive Video Premiere!

After taking some breathing space from music, London-based alternative soul artist Aruba Red is returning with the new EP Holy Waters and its premiere single Goddess Vibes — premiering...

Buck-N-Nice | EMAG: Exclusive Video Premiere!

Hard-hitting hip-hop duo Buck-N-Nice are fighting the good fight on their new video for the title cut from their sophomore album EMAG — premiering exclusively on Tinnitist! Directed and produced...

Kim Mitchell Grants Wishes With Comeback Single & Video

Kim Mitchell is making fans Wishes come true with his just-released comeback single and video — showcasing today on Tinnitist. A preview of his upcoming album The Big Fantasize —...

Midnight Shine | I Need Angels: Exclusive Video Premiere!

Midnight Shine are seeking light in the darkness in the video for their new single I Need Angels — premiering exclusively on Tinnitist! “This song is about depression," says singer-guitarist...

Bruce Springsteen | Madison Square Garden 1988 • No Nukes 1979

For most artists, self-releasing five historic live recordings in little more than a month would be seen as egomaniacal overkill. For Bruce Springsteen, it's no big deal. In fact,...

Sonic Youth | New York, NY • CBGB • December 13, 1988

I was lucky enough to see Sonic Youth play a bunch of times over the years. And like every punk fan who goes to New York, I made the...

Next Week in Music | Oct. 21-27 • The Short(ish) List: 17 Albums You...

No excuses: With nearly 300 new albums, EPs and singles arriving this week, there's literally something for everybody out there. In fact, if you can't find 10 albums you...

The Specials | Encore • The Beat feat. Ranking Roger | Public Confidential

It may not be the dawning of a new era. But it is a reasonably enjoyable facsimile of an old one. Reconstituted 2-Tone titans The Specials and The Beat...

Phish | Kasvot Växt / í rokk

When is a covers album not a covers album? When it's this elaborate prank by the men of Phish. For more than two decades now, the jam-band vets have...

Next Week in Music | Feb. 4-10, 2019 • New Albums

Keep your eyes and ears peeled for these albums next week. But don’t blame me if things change at the last minute: TOP NEW ALBUMS Ariana Grande thank u, next Hey, I know...

The Bangles • Three O’Clock • Dream Syndicate • Rain Parade | 3 x...

Tribute albums are usually pretty simple affairs. Sometimes, one artist covers a slate of hits by one or more of his influences. Other times, a group of performers celebrate...

Next Week in Music | April 1-7, 2019 • 120 New Releases Headed Your...

There are more than 120 albums, EPs and singles being released next week. Mark your calendars and pre-order your favourites — but don’t blame me if things change at...

Mark Higgins | Oh Cannabis: Exclusive Premiere!

Now that weed is legal in Canada, Mark Higgins has rolled up with a new national anthem — and we're premiering it exclusively on Tinnitist! Oh Cannabis is a dreamy...

Mike Plume | The Tinnitist Interview

It took an intervention to get Mike Plume back on tour. No, not THAT kind of intervention. The singer-songwriter didn't need rehab. He needed to be reminded the road is...

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