20 Questions With Michael Kaeshammer

Here's some more Canada Day CanCon, courtesy of singer-pianist Michael Kaeshammer. Recently, the veteran performer showcased his new Live in Concert album and DVD on these pages. You can...

20 Questions With Mike Bern

Up next in today's exclusive Canada Day content: Mike Bern, an award-winning singer-songwriter from Tobique First Nation, NB. A while back, Bern was good enough to share his new...

20 Questions With LambLion

The Canada Day content continues with LambLion, the Americana-rock duo of Oliver and Danka Pigott. A few weeks back, they shared their single and video for Only the Brave...

20 Questions With Robojom

Happy Canada Day! To mark the occasion, I'll be spotlighting Canadian artists all day. First up: Robojom. A few weeks ago, the Winnipeg electro-rockers were kind enough to premiere...

Rewinding 2020 (So Far) | The Long List: Tinnitist’s Top 322 Albums

When you listen to as much music as I do — not to mention as many different genres — making best-of lists is a nightmare. I mean, how do...

Rewinding June | The Top 15 Albums Of The Month

Here's a big shock: Bob Dylan’s Rough and Rowdy Ways was the best album of the month. OK, so I'm predictable. But give me some credit: I suspect a...

Rewinding 2020 (So Far) | The Most-Watched Videos

I have said it before. I am saying it again: If there's one thing I've learned from running this site, it's that people love music videos. And here's the...

Award To The Wise | Revisiting My Snarky Juno Predictions

I see they finally handed out the Juno Awards online on Monday night. I didn't watch. Party because I generally don't care about award shows — especially the Junos,...

Back Stories | My Album Reviews From June 30, 2000

Two decades ago, new albums from Juliana Hatfield, Sleater-Kinney, Modest Mouse and others were spinning away in my portable CD player. Here’s what I had to say about them...

My Forgetfulness Tops Today’s Album Announcements

Nobody's perfect. And clearly, I'm not even close. Somewhere between reviewing a couple of dozen albums and compiling more than 60 singles and videos into a roundup last Friday,...

Craig Cardiff Inspires Students with Hands-On Songwriting Workshops

Craig Cardiff knows how hard it can be for students to tell their stories or express their feelings — let alone during a year like this one. It’s one of...

Kenny ‘Blues Boss’ Wayne Insists I Don’t Want To Be The President in Latest...

Kenny 'Blues Boss' Wayne isn't after a new job in the new video for his cover of I Don't Want To Be The President — showcasing today on Tinnitist. “I’m not...

Girl Pow-R Send Gratitude To Frontline Workers With New Single Thanks To You

Girl Pow-R tell COVID-19 frontline workers Thanks To You with a reimagined version of their hit single This Is Us — showcasing today on Tinnitist. “COVID-19 has changed everyone’s life, but...

Moôn Launch Out-Of-This-World Video & Single I Need To Know

With their head in the sky and their eyes to the stars, progressive electro-funksters Moôn are with taking flight with their latest single I Need To Know — showcasing...

Pat Makes Music Remakes Music Of Kendal Thompson’s Not UR Girl

Kendal Thompson’s standout single Not Ur Girl becomes even more empowered in Pat Makes Music’s new remix — showcasing today on Tinnitist. “The song was born from a place of...

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