Matt Blais’ song “Everything Connected” takes 1st place in the Great American Songwriting Contest!
Organizers say ““Everything Connected” by Matt Blais emerged impressively as the solid First-Place winner in the Rock category, despite strong competition. Judges praised the song for its “smartly engaging lyric and well-crafted melodic structure.” Great work, Matt!”
We’re very proud of the achievements that Matt has been making. Congratulations Matt!
The Decoys are releasing their newest, long-awaited album ‘In Our Blood’ on April 15th with an accompanying cross-Canada tour. the desert rock band from Kamloops, BC will be holding their album release party March 31st at The Blue Grotto in Kamloops. Get tickets and RSVP to the event here, catch them on one of their dates across Canada, download their album on iTunes and make sure to follow them on Twitter and Facebook!
In Our Blood Cross-Canada Tour
Mar 31 | Kamloops BC – The Blue Grotto *ALBUM RELEASE PARTY*
Apr 14 | Revelstoke BC – The Last Drop Pub
Apr 15 | Leduc AB – Kosmos
Apr 16 | Leduc AB – Kosmos
Apr 18 | Beaumont AB – Live City
Apr 21 | Edmonton AB – The Mercury Room
Apr 22 | Fort McMurray AB – Blackhorse Pub
Apr 23 | Fort McMurray AB – Blackhorse Pub
Apr 26 | Saskatoon SK – The Capitol Club
Apr 27 | Arcola SK – Buddy’s Pub
Apr 28 | Kenora ON – Norman Community Centre
Apr 30 | Sault Ste Marie ON – Rockstar Bar (Algonquin Hotel)
Autopilot have dropped the first single from their upcoming album “Desert Dreams”, releasing on April 14th. The band will be doing extensive US and Canadian dates in support of the the album. Listen to the single, “Battles” here! Also check them out on Facebook and Twitter!
First reviews are in for Matt’s upcoming new release “The Heartbeat” and its all good!
Kyle Chambers at Emurg gives the album 4/5 and lots of love
“Matt’s uncanny ability to combine different elements of music is sorely missed in the ever growing pool of musical artists, but presents listeners with a breath of fresh air for the better. In any case, Matt Blais is an artist to keep a watchful eye on because it’s music like his that breathes new life into an industry that needs revitalized with emotional content.” Read more here….