Gimme Your Answers 2: A Video Interview w/ The Drums

The Drums

The Drums are a band I hold near and dear to my heart. Not only was Let's Go Surfing my ringtone all throughout high school, but the deep and heartfelt lyricism of frontman Jonny Pierce always encouraged and inspired me. Now this incredible band are coming up on their ten

Win a WayHome 2017 prize pack, including passes and merch!

WayHome 2017

Taking place on July 28th to 30th in Oro-Medonte, one of AMBY's favourite music festivals is back with a stellar line-up: WayHome. One of the things I love most about this festival (aside from its positive vibes, hosting interviews with the bands performing, and the amazing team I get to

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ The Drums

The Drums

There's always been something special about The Drums. It's hard to be unique nowadays, as it seems hundreds of new bands are forming every day. I remember listening to Best Friend for the first time; the music was so joyous and upbeat, yet when that first lyric of "You're my

Song of the Day: Johnny Aries – “This Grave Is My Bed Tonight”

Johnny Aries

Late last month, Johnny Aries of The Drums released the first track off his forthcoming solo debut ‘Unbloomed’. ‘This Grave is My Bed Tonight’ is a Smiths-esque release filled with melancholy, yearning, and echoing guitar riffs much like those of longtime-influence Johnny Marr. The track is a modern post-punk anthem,

Ticket Giveaway: The Drums @ The Danforth Music Hall

The Drums

Brooklyn indie pop band The Drums will play Toronto's The Danforth Music Hall on September 25th. Courtesy of Live Nation, we're giving away passes 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 address AND follow @AliciaAtout on

Playlist of the Week: Sing Your Heart Out

Songza Playlist One

Are you in dire need of a playlist featuring great indie gems that you can sing-along to? Well, you've come to the right place. AMBY has created a new playlist using Songza to fulfill your music-loving (and singing) needs. Between the gorgeous soaring vocals in Mystery Jets' "Lost in Austin"

Valentine’s Day Playlist!

Happy Valentine's Day everyone! Love may or may not be in the air for you, but either way, we’re giving you this love-ly new playlist! And hey, don’t have a Valentine’s date? Have no fear; we threw a sad one in there too! ;) Much love, Team AMBY xo *** Noah and The Whale- Shape