Toronto band Young Empires discusses meteoric rise to fame

http://beatroute.ca/2015/12/01/toronto-band-young-empires-discusses-meteoric-rise-to-fame/ An article from December 2015 for BeatRoute Magazine in which I interviewed Young Empires   Young Empires released their full-length debut The Gates this fall. CALGARY — Thanks to their energetic, anthemic, electronic laden indie rock music within the self-described genre of “haute rock” (see: fashionable, elegant, high class), Toronto trio Young Empires have…

The Next Wave of Canadian Alternative Rock

http://theconcordian.com/2016/11/the-next-wave-of-canadian-alternative-rock/ A guide to the country’s recent chart-topping alternative rock bands Canada has always been a breeding ground for great alternative rock groups. Pioneers such as the Tragically Hip paved the way for countless other groups to become successful. Recently, new Canadian talents have been emerging at an astonishing rate—their down-to-earth, authentic and deeply personal…