The band just got some amazing news: we are playing the Grey Cup!! We won the Sirius XM Rock the Grey Cup contest that has been running the past few months, beating out bands across the country in votes to play before the Sheepdogs at the Riderville pre-game event!! Sirius will be flying us to Regina for the big game, … Read More
We’re half way into the biggest tour of our 9 year career, and things are going great. We’ve crossed the country twice, and have two more runs to go…heading from the prairies to Ontario in the next week. Opening for Crash Karma has been really cool…genuine and nice guys, and musicians I grew up listening to in I Mother Earth, … Read More
Another solid cross-Canada opening tour for OBS! We’ve been chosen to open for Crash Karma this fall, which will involve driving four times across this great country, once we hit the road from Vancouver. Dates below. Sept 24 – Peterborough, ON – The Red Dog Sept 25 – Windsor, ON – The Dominion House Sept 26 – London, ON – … Read More
After 15+ years of playing music, it’s the little things like this that feel good. In the mail today….my first custom kick drum skin!! the design pays homage to my man Keith Moon’s classic kit from 1967-68, and is courtesy of my friends at Evans Skins and D’Addario Canada. pretty excited and grateful!
Our second video from this album was just launched, and was just picked up by MuchMusic which is amazing and unexpected. We shot it in one day in sunny Vancouver, near the YVR airport. Much thanks to the amazing and professional crew at Brass Tacks Films, especially Stefan Berrill and Matt Leaf. Crank it up [tubepress video=”Cubsde0kYbw”]
Our second single from the album hit #12 earlier in the month, and has managed to stay in the top 13 for 10 weeks, which we’re told is quite a feat. Everyone on our team is pleasantly surprised, as it was up against some major releases by big acts like Alice In Chains, Pearl Jam, Soundgarden and STP (we love … Read More
The band and I just got back from a cross-Can tour that included our first extensive tour of Ontario, a 55 hour straight drive through the USA, and a nice week off in our hometown of Saskatoon. We made a ton of new fans in the East, and stopped at every rock radio station from Ottawa to Calgary…which was huge … Read More
The most important member of our team is your manager, and the most important agreement you as a musician will sign is an Artist Management Agreement. Managers have never played a more important role in the music industry than they do today, and your manager will likely have a greater impact on your career than any other person on your team (besides … Read More