Gimme Your Answers: A Video Interview w/ Howler


I've been running A Music Blog, Yea? for almost two years, and in those years we've reviewed Howler's awesome albums, concerts, and singles, but I had yet to interview the band or personally see them live. To my surprise, May 17th was my lucky day! After all of the hype,

Concert Review: Howler @ The Silver Dollar


When it was announced a few months ago that Howler would be touring through Toronto playing at the Drake (later changed to the Silver Dollar), I was ecstatic. Being one of my favourite bands, I would finally be able to see them play their signature garage surf-rock tunes! I had

Ticket Giveaway: Howler @ The Drake Underground


Garage/surf rockers Howler will play Toronto's The Drake Hotel on May 17th. Courtesy of Embrace, A Music Blog, Yea? is giving away a pair of tickets to the event! To enter the giveaway, all you have to do is fill out the form below and write in your name and mailing

Concert Review: Howler @ The Deaf Institute


Arriving an hour before doors open in the desperate hope of there being a queue for Minneapolis four piece Howler, I am left somewhat disappointed. Having seen the band just two days before at Birmingham Institute Temple with a questionably disinterested crowd, passions for the band set to “do the

You’ve GOT to Hear This: Howler – “Don’t Wanna”


With explosive, reverb-drenched guitar splashes and a gritty Jesus and Mary Chain-esque chord progression, Howler have blasted back onto the scene with new single Don’t Wanna, due to be taken from their sophomore album World Of Joy out on Rough Trade Records, 25th March. Accompanying the highly anticipated and long-awaited single

Memento: Howler Autographed Poster

Check out this FAN-tastic memento! Autographed Howler poster I got signed before their gig at The Drake in Toronto back in April. It was great being able to meet such a fantastic band! Alicia Atout

Song of the Day: Life – “Money”


For fans of Howler and The Stokes, get your ears on Money, a new tasty track by Hull punksters Life. Produced by former Kaiser Chief Nick Hodgson, Money will be available on March 17th via Birthday Records. This fresh track has already been entered into AMBY's "Best of 2014" list,

Sunday, January 6th, 2013: Found the Connection

There has been a certain commonality with many of the bands I've been listening to lately, and I finally figured out what it was! I'm not sure how I was so oblivious to it, but I eventually found the connection and it hit me, "all these vocalists have powerful, enticing,

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ Zulu Winter

An Interview with Henry Walton of Zulu Winter! When I first saw Zulu Winter live, the music was enthralling and meeting the band was extremely exciting! I only saw them play a few songs and it's still one of my favourite concert experiences. Their music is absolutely gorgeous and without a