Review: FIDLAR @ Slim’s – San Francisco

After the sudden cancellation of their show back in October, beloved surf-punk band FIDLAR came back to San Francisco venue Slim’s to rage with their Bay Area fans, and rage they did. The LA locals came back on December 2nd to a sold out show after a short tour in

Gimme Your Answers: A Video Interview w/ FIDLAR


While in Toronto for two sold-out Canadian Music Week shows, A Music Blog, Yea? had a chat with Los Angeles' garage/punk foursome FIDLAR during their second afternoon in town. Dive into our exclusive interview below as we discuss audience pet peeves, recreating classic films on Instagram, what Max can do,

Concert Review // Fidlar and The Orwells @ Hard Luck Bar

I knew it was going to be a cool night when we got to the Hard Luck Bar and a security guard was apologizing as he X’ed out an underage kid’s hand with black Sharpie. “I put a lot on there,” he said, going on to suggest that the kid

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ FIDLAR

FIDLAR's music is loud, wicked garage-pop. The band have an exciting year ahead of them with tours and new releases, so we wanted to speak with FIDLAR to get the scoop on the busyness! FIDLAR spoke with AMBY about touring, people stealing cymbals, and "riding that big wave called life"! AMBY:

In The Loop #13 — Win one of two huge Dine Alone Records prize packs!

In the Loop

It's that time of year again where we're feeling jolly on In the Loop and have a gift for all of our viewers. AMBY has teamed up with our friends over at Dine Alone Records to contest two amazing prize packs! The Grand Prize includes records from: Lucius, Tokyo Police Club,

Gimme Your Answers: A Video Interview w/ SWMRS


During their first visit to Toronto, AMBY had the pleasure of chatting with punk-rockers SWMRS right before their Canadian Music Week performance at Adelaide Hall. Learn more about the band in our exclusive video with Cole and Max Becker as we discuss exploring cities, matching tattoos, funny studio moments with

5 shows we can’t wait to see at CMW 2016

Canadian Music Week 2016 is right around the corner and the AMBY team couldn’t be more excited to go out and cover all of the amazing artists coming to Toronto. Aside from enjoying the live shows, this is also the first year that AMBY owner Alicia will be on a

AMBY’s 50 favourite songs of 2015

50 Fave Songs of 2015

2015 has been an incredible year for music. On January 1st, AMBY started a list of our favourite songs, each day adding tracks we adore which have been released throughout the year. Now that 2015 is coming to an end, we're pleased to share with our readers our 50 favourite

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ Honduras


It is all summer at the American East Coast. The sun is burning through at midday in the streets of New York and it is preferable to catch a bit of sun lotion and shadow while heading out into the city. I just met up with Pat Philips and Tyson

Giveaway: Win wristbands to Canadian Music Week 2015


Based in Toronto, Canadian Music Week is a ten day festival taking place on May 1st to 10th. In addition to conferences and award shows, the festival also includes a line-up consisting of The Jesus and Mary Chain, Alvvays, FIDLAR, King Tuff, Billy Talent, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Cloud Nothings,