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East Coast DNA

By East Coast DNA
Nova Scotian brothers, Darcy n' Andrew are set to bring you music news from the Atlantic Provinces of Canada.

Music is the DNA of the East Coast!
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Episode 21d: Road to NSMW feat. Waants
Welcome back to East Coast DnA. We care a podcast that focuses on music news and interviews, zooming in on the East Coast of Canada. This week, we are continuing our Road to Nova Scotia Music Week. Last episode was almost 2 hours long, this week we are breaking it up through the week into bite-sized bits. For Episode 21d, Darcy has a chat with Waants who is nominated for Entertainer of the year. You can find us everywhere online via linktr.ee/eastcoastdna
40:18
October 06, 2022
Episode 21c: Road to NSMW feat. Adrian Morris from Neon Dreams
Welcome back to East Coast DnA. We care a podcast that focuses on music news and interviews, zooming in on the East Coast of Canada. This week, we are continuing our Road to Nova Scotia Music Week. Last episode was almost 2 hours long, this week we are breaking it up through the week into bite-sized bits. For Episode 21c, Darcy has a chat with Neon Dreams' Adrian Morris who is nominated for Entertainer of the year. You can find us everywhere online via https://linktr.ee/eastcoastdna
35:08
October 05, 2022
Episode 21b: Road to NSMW feat. Willie Stratton
Welcome back to East Coast DnA. We care a podcast that focuses on music news and interviews, zooming in on the East Coast of Canada. This week, we are continuing our Road to Nova Scotia Music Week. Last episode was almost 2 hours long, this week we are breaking it up through the week into bite-sized bits. For Episode 21b, Darcy has a chat with Willie Stratton who is nominated for Entertainer of the year. You can find us everywhere online via linktr.ee/eastcoastdna
29:31
October 04, 2022
Episode 21a: Road to NSMW feat. Rich Aucoin
Welcome back to East Coast DnA. We care a podcast that focuses on music news and interviews, zooming in on the East Coast of Canada. This week, we are continuing our Road to Nova Scotia Music Week. Last episode was almost 2 hours long, this week we are breaking it up through the week into bite-sized bits. For Episode 21a, Darcy has a chat with Rich Aucoin who is nominated for Entertainer of the year. You can find us everywhere online via linktr.ee/eastcoastdna
37:23
October 03, 2022
Episode 20: NSMW Rock Recording of the Year Nominees Super Episode
Darcy n' Andrew split duties between interviewing n' editing this week. Check out all of the nominees for Rock Recording of the Year! Nova Scotia Music Week takes place November 3-6, 2022 in Sydney Nova Scotia.  Find more information here: https://www.nsmw.ca/awards-voting Find US everywhere here: https://linktr.ee/eastcoastdna
01:54:22
September 21, 2022
Episode 19: Altered By Mom, Like Andrew's Uniform Pants
Darcy goes solo on this episode while he interviews Altered By Mom. Check out this amazing duo if you get the chance!! Find them here: https://www.alteredbymom.com/ Find us here: https://linktr.ee/eastcoastdna Check out our episode companion playlists on YouTube and Spotify!!!
40:31
September 07, 2022
Episode 18: Just The Two Of Us!
We're here to catch you up on some shows and events to close out a busy summer. We also give a rundown on the nominees for NSMW Awards. Find the nominee list HERE! Find us everywhere via LinkTree
52:34
August 24, 2022
Episode 17: JayTheKidd AND C Stone-Leon AND French
We're back this week with some more live performances in Studio D'apartment! We start of the show with JayTheKidd, find him on Instagram @itsjaythekid. The second half of the episode bring in C Stone-Leon and French for a chat followed by a live performance from the sofa. Find them on LinkTree HERE  and HERE respectively!!! Subscribe to our channel and like the video if you like what you see! Find us everywhere at linktr.ee/eastcoastdna
41:56
August 10, 2022
Episode 16: Pictou County Ribfest with Big Fish and Loriiii-Anna Jeeeeenkiiiins!
Check out this episode to find out everything you need to know about Pictou County Ribfest on August 5th-7th, 2022 as we have Lori-Anna Jenkins call in for a chat. Find more info here: http://pcribfest.ca/ Our mid-episode break features a live performance by Dustin Jefferson in Studio D'apartment. Keep listening after the break to hear from 2/5s of the headliner of PC Ribfest, Big Fish!! If you haven't been to a Big Fish show, you're in for a treat. They are always a good time. Check them out on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bigfishhfx/ The PC Ribfest organizers would like to thank their sponsors: Gold Sponsors - Sullivan Fuels  - Wolseley Canada - Town of New Glasgow - Q97.9 - 94.1 The Breeze Silver Sponsors - Dexter Nova Alliance - Coldstream Clear Distillery - MacGregors Industrial Group - Big8 Bronze Sponsors - Highland Nissan - Highland Ford  Friends of Ribfest Sponsor - Andersen Property Maintenance - Trinity Energy Group If you enjoyed this podcast, SUBSCRIBE to keep up to date on the East Coast music scene. Find US everywhere here: https://linktr.ee/eastcoastdna
44:42
July 27, 2022
Episode 15: Kristen Martell, That's 2 L's
This week we talk about changes at the Commune, some upcoming events and we have a chat with Kristen Martell. Find Kristen at linktr.ee/kristenmartell Our mid-cut song is Calypso by Vormir.  Find us everywhere at linktr.ee/eastcoastdna Join our FB Group! Tell your friends, family, bandmates, enemies and pets to check out our Episode companion playlists too! (Spotify and YouTube)
43:35
July 13, 2022
Episode 14: Getting Cultured; with Aquakultre
Join us while we talk with Lance Sampson aka Aquakultre. Our feature song today is Morning Dew by Sweet Serene. We have a sneak peek at Aquakultre's new single "Africvillean Funk" to close out out episode today. Find it on Tidal this Thursday and play it on repeat!! Find Sweet Serene on Bandcamp HERE!    Find US everywhere, on Linktree!  Listen to our Episode companion playlist on Tidal, YouTube, Spotify or SoundCloud!
53:55
June 29, 2022
Episode 13: Return of the Mack; with Jordan Mackie
Join our Facebook Group! Jordan Mackie joins us this week as she talks about her music, her shows and her new venture that brings a studio to you! We also have a sneak preview of Avery Dakin's new single "Self Preservation" Find Mackie's mobile studio information on FB or Instagram @mackiesmobilestudio Find Avery Dakin on Bandcamp! Event link for Avery's June 16th show is HERE! Find us everywhere at linktr.ee/eastcoastdna Listen to our Episode Companion Playlist on SoundCloud! Like, comment, subscribe, do the things!!!
41:52
June 15, 2022
Episode 12: You Need Coolen, Baby I'm Not Foolin'; With Melina Coolen
Join us while we chat with Melina Coolen about her music and her future. Featuring music from JJ's Gang. Find Melina on Apple Music HERE! Find JJ's Gang on Bandcamp HERE! Find us everywhere via LinkTree HERE! Join our Facebook Group HERE! Don't forget to listen to our Spotify and YouTube Episode Companion Playlist!
39:34
June 01, 2022
Episode 11: Propagandhi Preparation with Matty Grace and Ian Kean
As we get excited for the Propagandhi show at the Marquee Ballroom in Halifax, NS we chat with Ian Kean of The Bloody Hell before we switch to Matty Grace of Cluttered, Worst Part and many more. Check Out The Bloody Hell HERE on LinkTree! Check Out Matty Grace HERE on Bandcamp and HERE on LinkTree! Find us everywhere on our LinkTree and Join our Facebook Group! Listen to our YouTube and Spotify companion playlist on the way to The Marquee this week!
01:22:45
May 18, 2022
Episode 10: Awal & Dar feat. Atay & Jax
This week we talk about the Pictou Lobster Carnival and we mention some upcoming shows, recent singles releases and more! We feature a single from Shay Pitts feat. LxVNDR before Darcy's interview with Atay & Jax with their band. Find Atay & Jax on Bandcamp here!! Find us everywhere at linktr.ee/eastcoastdna Listen to our YouTube Companion Playlist as well as our Spotify Companion Playlist! JOIN OUR NEW FACEBOOK GROUP FOR UPDATES AND INTERACTIONS! https://www.facebook.com/groups/554752586258973/?ref=share
01:00:24
May 04, 2022
Episode 9: Arsoniste!
Darcy n' Andrew have a chat with Arsoniste about how she got to where she is today and where she is going in the future. Find Arsoniste on BandCamp here! Here is the link to Arsoniste's Kickstarter campaign! Our Featured artist is Earth Altar with their song Lament! Find them here! Find us everywhere on LinkTree!
01:16:49
April 20, 2022
Episode 8: Matt Steeles The Show
For this week's interview Andrew takes a step back and focuses on the production side due to illness and Darcy flies solo with Matt Steele. Check out Matt as well as Corvette Sunset on BandCamp! The Corvette Sunset's website can be found here! Here is a link to a PDF copy of Heavy Metal Self Help! Remember to checkout out YouTube Companion Playlist as well as out Spotify Companion Playlist! Join the conversation on our Discord!  Find us everywhere at linktr.ee/eastcoastdna! Share with your friends, share with your enemies, share with your family, share with your family that is an enemy!
47:18
April 06, 2022
Episode 7: We Should've Been Plumbers
In this episode we have Kim Carson And Jillian Comeau of We Should've Been Plumbers, joining us through Zoom, talking about their upcoming EP! Join us for a first listen of "Other Reasons" which will be available on March 25th, 2022. Pay close attention for a special guest appearance from Kenta as he barks for attention!! Check out their Band Camp page here, as well as their other projects Plays w/ Music (Jill) and Like A Motorcycle (Kim and previously Jill)! Remember to check out our episode companion playlist on YouTube and Spotify! Like, Subscribe, Comment! Share with your friends, share with your enemies, share with your family.
49:28
March 23, 2022
Power Hour: East Coast DNA x HeavyNFLD
We're back with another Power Hour bonus episode. As promised, this episode we take a look at Newfoundland and Labrador's heavy music scene. Our research quickly identified the expert in all heavy music in NFLD. HeavyNFLD! Listen to our chat with Greg of HeavyNFLD as we talk about his website and YouTube channel.  Stay to the end to be treated to selections from The Skeats. Formed in Glovertown NL, circa 2014. The Skeats are promoting their new single The Fight. As a single from their recently released 2022 album, we can expect to hear more from this band throughout the year. To accompany this episode, East Coast DNA has created a Spotify playlist for the bands discussed: tinyurl.com/powernfld HeavyNFLD | Your source for all things heavy and all things Newfoundland. (wordpress.com) Music | The Skeats (bandcamp.com)
59:53
March 16, 2022
Episode 6: Who The F**k is Andre Pettipas?!
In this Episode Andre Pettipas (click for BandCamp) from Andre Pettipas and the Giants (click for Band Camp) stops by Darcy's place for an interview. We talk a bit about his history and his solo project. We planned on thinning back the news section as we find different avenues for compiling that information. Our featured artist this week is High October (click for Band Camp) with the song It's Kyro Town (click for YT video) Find us anywhere, via Linktree Join the conversation on Discord! Watch, like, subscribe on YouTube!! Remember to check out our Spotify Companion Playlist here and our YouTube Companion Playlist here!
01:22:25
March 09, 2022
Episode 5: We Have A Guest!
Glen Jackson joins us to tell us about the headliners for this years Pictou Lobster Carnival. Find more information here!   We discuss recent and future releases from East Coast musicians. There are shows coming up you might want to hear about. Live is coming back!! Again!! Remember the next Bandcamp Friday is March 4th!! Our feature artists today are Stonehouse and We Should've been Plumbers! Click their names for a Bandcamp link!! Let us know what you think of our new video format in the comments. Find us anywhere, via Linktree Join the conversation on Discord! Watch, like, subscribe on YouTube!! Remember to check out our Spotify Companion Playlist here and our YouTube Companion Playlist here!
57:30
February 23, 2022
East Coast DNA Power Hour: Episode 1
Episodes with music are only available on Spotify.
Join us while we mine for metal and explore the heavier side of Canada's East Coast music.  In our first Music + Talk episode, we cover a selection of bands from across Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and New Brunswick.  Darcy Walsh of East Coast DNA talks to The Bloody Hell's front person Ian Kean about the band and what to expect in the future.  If you like what you hear, reach out to us and let us know. If we have enough positive response, a follow-up will be in the works shortly.   Send us your song requests, band suggestions, or write in with a story of your favorite performance or album memories. In the meantime, warn the neighbours and kick back to listen to some crazy good talent from Canada's East Coast.  Special thanks to our first guest Ian Kean @Thebloodyhellhfx | Linktree Featuring music from:   THE BLOODY HELL ELEKTRIC MISTRESS  JOY DEPARTED LAST CALL CHERNOBOYL DUMPSTER MUMMY COSMICA NEGATIVE J DINER DRUGS SONIC DETOUR
01:00:57
February 16, 2022
Episode 4: Might As Well Try Video Too!
In this episode we discuss venues reopening, again. We mention some recent live streams, Bandcamp Fridays returns and some new releases. A not so hot take on Neil Young v. Joe Rogan is touched on as well as upcoming shows. Todays featured artists are Plays w/Music and The Living Night!   Find their Bandcamp profiles here and here! Follow our Linktree to find all of our socials and to join the conversation on Discord!  https://linktr.ee/eastcoastdna This is our first Episode with published video. Check out the uncut version of this episode on You Tube!
39:32
February 09, 2022
Episode 3: Now we're getting into a groove!
Darcy n' Andrew chat about too many postponements and cancellations, some shows that are coming up as well as newly released music. Check out our Spotify Playlist and YouTube Playlist on Monday before each episode! Find all of our socials HERE: https://linktr.ee/eastcoastdna Like us, Follow us, Share us with a friend/family/enemy, leave us a voicemail. Share us news about your upcoming single/album/show. Join the conversation on Discord! Our featured songs are Alkali by Pillow Fite and Ativan Love Letter by Cluttered. Find their Bandcamp HERE for Pillow Fite and HERE for Cluttered. Thank you for supporting us and your local artists!
40:55
January 26, 2022
Episode 2: Oh! We're starting to get it!
In our second episode we talk about how we spent New Year's Eve indoors. We mention some other new local music podcasts and ventures. A Nova Scotia small venue is discussed as well as an East Coast connection to Scott Pilgrim. We're working out the kinks with have a new approach to sharing music within our episode that will reach all listeners and more... Find us, like, subscribe, follow, just click on everything HERE Come HERE and join the Discord Check out our Spotify Episode Companion HERE Or our YouTube playlist HERE We mentioned registration for website design for musicians, find it HERE HERE is the link to Blue Lobster Public House Check out the replay of the HRM NYE Concert featuring Terra Spencer and songs from 1971 HERE Thanks for listening! Tell your friends! Tell your enemies! Tell a stranger!
30:08
January 12, 2022
Episode 1: What's This Now?
Nova Scotian brothers, Darcy n' Andrew are set to bring you music news from the Atlantic Provinces of Canada. Music is the DNA of the East Coast! This is our pilot episode. If you have any ideas for the show shoot us a message on Instagram or at eastcoastdnapodcast@gmail.com. Check out our Spotify Playlist!  https://open.spotify.com/playlist/3vxlVNj3t2K26kw2OO6o77?si=c29b0be875a74bf7 Find us here! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCK-o-r6FfhpR2rDi0LkI0CQ https://www.instagram.com/eastcoastdna/ East Coast DNA - East Coast Music Association (ecma.com) User profile – Music Nova Scotia
21:20
December 31, 2021