Category Archives: Pheromone News

Good For Grapes Win 1st Place IN BC’s PEAK Performance Prize Project

Last night at the storied Commodore Ballroom Vancouver’s Good For Grapes was accorded 1st Place in the annual 102.7 The Peak Performance Prize Project designed to launch the careers of local musicians. That’s not less than a game changing event in the lives of this great young band. Good For Grapes spent 2014 touring hard … Continue reading Good For Grapes Win 1st Place IN BC’s PEAK Performance Prize Project

Lazys Blog Love As They Rip Up Western Canada On Tour

Australia’s The Lazys have spent October and November working their way westward on their first national Canadian tour, going down the proverbial storm with hard rock loving audiences in every city. There are reviews and then there are REVIEWS! We had to spotlight this beauty from blog deweybookemhow.com which is splendidly over the top: Show … Continue reading Lazys Blog Love As They Rip Up Western Canada On Tour

NOW Magazine Picks Steph Cameron’s Sad-Eyed Lonesome Lady as Album of the Week

Those NOW folks really do have extraordinarily good taste :): “People don’t make records like this any more. A voice, guitar and a little bit of harmonica – just a woman in a room laying her music onto 2-inch tape. Sad-Eyed Lonesome Lady is the buzzy debut of Steph Cameron, a rural BC-based folksinger who … Continue reading NOW Magazine Picks Steph Cameron’s Sad-Eyed Lonesome Lady as Album of the Week

The Toronto Star’s Ben Rayner Picks Mo Kenney’s In My Dreams As A “Reason To Live”

It’s cool that Ben likes the recording but check his prose – SO well – written, and he’s so right: “Mo Kenney has had a few trustworthy CanCon players — Joel Plaskett chief among them — in her corner for a while now, and In My Dreams makes it pretty clear why. The 24-year-old Halifax … Continue reading The Toronto Star’s Ben Rayner Picks Mo Kenney’s In My Dreams As A “Reason To Live”

Australian Hard Rockers The Lazys Set To Release Self-Titled Debut Album On October 21

New album builds on Canadian alliances after CMW 2014 showcase; Cancon single “Shake It Like You Mean It” and national tour lead the charge Toronto, ON – One of Australia’s most talked about emerging rock bands, The Lazys, are set to release their debut, self-titled album (Pheromone Recordings) on October 21, 2014. The album features … Continue reading Australian Hard Rockers The Lazys Set To Release Self-Titled Debut Album On October 21

Mo Kenney’s In My Dreams Is Released; Now Magazine Sends Love

  Two years after the release of her eponymous and highly successful debut recording Halifax area singer/songwriter Mo Kenney returns with a bracing sophomore disc, In My Dreams, again produced by Joel Plaskett. To sum it up in one word: growth. Growth in the sonics, Plaskett’s production more lush, nuanced, sprinkled with creative touches like … Continue reading Mo Kenney’s In My Dreams Is Released; Now Magazine Sends Love

Steph Cameron’s Sad-Eyed Lonesome Lady is released; Pop Matters Freaks Out!

We’re over the moon about unheralded BC-based singer/songwriter Steph Cameron’s debut recording Sad-Eyed Lonesome Lady which is released September 23rd. But don’t take our word for it. Music blog FYI offers this eye-popping quote about Steph’s writing: “Redolent of Dylan, Shakespeare and Elmore Leonard.” We like! Then Pop Matters chimes in with an over the … Continue reading Steph Cameron’s Sad-Eyed Lonesome Lady is released; Pop Matters Freaks Out!

Steph Cameron To Release Debut Album On September 23

B.C. based singer / songwriter Steph Cameron’s debut album, Sad-Eyed Lonesome Lady, is set for release September 23 on Pheromone Recordings. Listen to the first single “Railroad Boy” today. LISTEN & SHARE “RAILROAD BOY” HERE Steph Cameron’s music and lifestyle seem to echo another time and place. Think of the beatniks in the ’50s, hitchhiking, … Continue reading Steph Cameron To Release Debut Album On September 23

Mo Kenney Announces September 30th Release Of Sophomore Album “In My Dreams”

Announced today, Pheromone Recordings/New Scotland Records will release “In My Dreams” – the highly anticipated sophomore album from critically acclaimed songwriter and performer Mo Kenney on September 30th. The tongue-in-cheek first single “Telephones” will debut at radio later this month. Known for her poignant lyricism and genre bending stylistic variance, “In My Dreams” showcases a … Continue reading Mo Kenney Announces September 30th Release Of Sophomore Album “In My Dreams”