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Hard-hitting, groove-filled three-piece Puppet Kings are set to release their new EP, Very Cool & Groovy, on September 1 and, ahead of the release, the band have given us an exclusive track-by-track rundown.
on Aug 23, 2017
New York's The Howlin' Souls discuss the creation of the music video for their ripping single "Free & Young."
on Aug 16, 2017
Gearing up for the release of their debut album Victoria, Toronto alternative folk rockers Birds of Bellwoods hit us up for an exclusive overview of their latest single, "Catching Up".
on Aug 15, 2017
To learn more about how some inspirational people stay positive and productive, we spoke to 14 people on behalf of PureGrainAudio: Not surprisingly, coffee factored into more than one of these responses. But so did having fun.
on Aug 01, 2017
From worst to best, we see how Madness, the new album from controversial metalcore masters All That Remains, stands up against the rest... See if you agree with us.
on Jul 20, 2017
Here are 16 Kanye West lyrics that will help epitomize the most pivotal moments of your life via Instagram captions.
on Jul 20, 2017
One of extreme music's most creative minds, Paul Catten sat down and took us on a trip through his musical life story. In part one Paul chats about Medulla Nocte, Lazarus Blackstar and more...
on Jul 19, 2017
In Western Europe and North America, Punk Rock has been one of the most enduring cultural movements of the modern era, to this day taking countless forms and evolutions since an initial explosion of flamboyant social and political expression in the mid-1970s.
on Jul 18, 2017
In the timeless words of Kenny Rogers in his Grammy-award winning song "The Gambler," "You've got to know when to hold 'em, know when to fold 'em, know when to walk away and know when to run."
on Jul 04, 2017
We sat down with Victor Solf and Simon Carpentier, French duo Her, to chat life and love on the road.
on Jul 03, 2017
We're now a couple weeks into the Vans Warped Tour, with over a month still to go. Here are ten of our most anticipated acts!
on Jun 30, 2017
I'm sitting across from a man dressed as Ned Flanders at Hard Luck in Toronto, holding a joint in his face. He laughs and takes the bait, feeding me the line I was waiting for: "They told me the devil would be attractive."
on Jun 21, 2017
Supporting the release of the new album Two Parts Viper from Atlanta, GA's heavy rock duo ’68, we linked up with Josh Scogin to get this exclusive track-by-track.
on Jun 05, 2017
In our preview ahead of this year's Download Festival, we look at twelve bands you need to check out on the Dogtooth and Avalanche stages if you fancy discovering your new favourite band.
on May 30, 2017
Field Trip's Day Camp will once again offer a variety of programming perfectly suited to little ones that will also give their parents a chance to take a break from the 26 acts that will perform on two stages.
on May 29, 2017
This weekend, buildings across Toronto are opening their doors to the public as part of Doors Open TO, giving them a sneak peek of the rarely seen corners of the cities' most captivating buildings.
on May 27, 2017
PureGrainAudio came up with this in no way definitive list of artists whose sets will be a "Must See" at Field Trip for fans looking to hear brand new songs, that aren't already in steady rotation on their play lists.
on May 23, 2017
We asked some of the bands playing Slam Dunk this weekend for their advice and tips on a range of topics from festival weather to festival love to what you need to bring. Read on...
on May 23, 2017
If you're looking for the best bets to grab a bite to eat at Field Trip, here is PureGrainAudio's in no way definitive (though totally awesome) list of the top five good eats.
on May 18, 2017
All of us at PureGrainAudio are completely devastated by the sudden loss of Chris Cornell today at the age of 52.
on May 18, 2017


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