Baseball Hero is a relatively new band to Winnipeg, but their laid-back, honest approach to songwriting has brought them quickly into the spotlight.
Mister K a.k.a Kevin Roy is looking to the past to bring something new to pop music.
Coming of age provides a deep well of emotion from which to draw artistic inspiration. According to Dinner Club, their hard-hitting, driven punk songs feature a touch of it all.
House Handshake is a band that believes in togetherness. Most of them share a home as well as a musical journey.
Bassist Alex Braun and guitarist Nick Lavich played in a band together in high school. That band was called Cataract.
Welcome to this year’s Uniter Fiver!
Dizzy Mystics is a local rock-inspired band with funk, jazz, folk and ’70s metal influences.
Cory Sulyma, one-half of local folk duo Two Crows For Comfort, shies away from categorizing the band’s music
Their name might suggest otherwise, but the Giant Skellies are anything but bare bones
Singer-songwriter Taylor Janzen is a self-proclaimed Julien Baker Evangelist, crediting the artist with inspiring her to open up emotionally within her own writing.
Pop-punk trio The 1221 take being close with your bandmates to a whole new level.
For this year’s Uniter Fiver, we switched up the order of things a bit and had readers vote on the grand winner of the top five rather than all of the submissions.
The Middle Coast // Deep Dark Cave // Adam Hanney & Co. // Fox Lake // Ashley Bieniarz
If there’s a more quintessential origin story than TUSK’s, it would be tough to find it.
The duo behind Rosebud took a rather casual approach to forming the two-person band, and that’s how they continue to operate.
June Killing Stones is a locally grown band united in their value of community and positivity. Brothers Joshua and Jake Letkeman were working on their craft for years before putting together a group.
Awaiting the Answer has come together with the common goal of bringing a new sound to Winnipeg’s metal scene.
Kakagi (pronounced ke-KA-gi) is a new band whose name is derived from a small lake in northwestern Ontario.
Choosing just five new local bands to showcase in our annual Uniter Fiver contest is a pretty tall order. This year, we started with 16 amazing submissions and put them to readers and local music lovers to choose the final five.