WHY

WHY

Alternative Pop Rock

About

Canadian Alternative Rock Band. Combining influences of European art-rock and fashionable FM radio hooks, WHY's music sends messages of hope, creation, love and loss.
WHY recorded their first album “THE NAKED SOUL”, and followed it with 2001's “THE RISE AND FALL OF THE QUESTION MARK”, which drew fans and critics alike to their energy-fueled live shows.
WHY recorded "THE LAZARUS EFFECT". Copies of the album were given out before U2 concerts in Ottawa and Montreal and were made available at Make Poverty History. A portion of the proceeds from the album went OXFAM.
2007 WHY released the album “RED” The single (and title track) "RED" sat a #1 on the KICK FM Winnipeg Top 40 for 4 weeks in a row, and was named "Song of the Year". Second single, "The Surface",hit charts, hitting #1 on KICK FM and #5 on THE Q FM in Victoria, BC.
2010 a early demo of "PRISONER of HOPE" is released supporting UNICEF's work in Haiti. 100% of WHY’s iTUNES profits go directly to UNICEF.
WHY have played festivals, have been opening act for recording artists: DANKO JONES, ILL SCARLETT, EDGAR WINTER and UNCLE KRACKER...
WHY recently voted “Best Rock Band In Canada” by INTEL CANADA star search.

WHY were just invited by Bono's organization ONE, to film a performance of a iconic Protest Song to be part of Bono's brainchild Agit8 for the G8 to draw attention to extreme poverty. WHY covered The Stones "Gimme Shelter" and invited beloved Winnipeg R&B singer FLO to join the rooftop performance.
WHY's performance is featured on ONE.org international site. WHY were the only Canadian rock band asked to participate.
Other artists involved : MUSE, U2, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, GREEN DAY, Tom Morello, Sting, MUMFORD AND SONS, Elvis Costello, One Direction, AEROSMITH, USHER, Will-Iam...

2013 WHY released their 5th album "The Leap".
Available on CDBABY:
www.cdbaby.com/why6
Available on iTunes:
https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/the-leap/id744805083

Featuring the single "Weep".

WHY - "Weep" official video: http://youtu.be/W3Rs8b8SdVQ

WHY have just released "Repair The Breach" the 1st single from their forthcoming 6th album.

 

www.reverbnation.com/why
www.facebook.com/whytheband
www.twitter.com/WHY_music
www.myspace.com/whyy
www.whytheband.com
Booking: why.booking@gmail.com
 

Music

The Leap

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"Do It Scared " from The Leap

The Leap

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"Weep" from The Leap

Video

Repair The Breach by WHY

Joy Is Louder by WHY

WHY Unplugged @ The Pyramid [Full Concert] by WHY

Crash Into The Future by WHY

"Crash Into The Future" by WHY from UNPLUGGED @ THE PYRAMID by WHY

WHY - "Weep" (Official Video) by WHY

WHY live at the Pyramid Dec 4th (Fan-Made Video) by WHY

Crash Into The Future (live) by WHY

Do It Scared by WHY

Do It Scared (Live) by WHY

Discography

Repair The Breach

Repair The Breach WHY

Released: April 7, 2017

Producer: Steve Green at GREENEGG STUDIO

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The Leap

The Leap WHY

Released: November 8, 2013

Producer: Steve Green

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WE STARTED OUT (Somebody's Baby) SINGLE

WE STARTED OUT (Somebody's Baby) SINGLE WHY

Released: March 15, 2009

Producer: Mixed by Steve Green(GREENEGG STUDIO) Mastered by George Raymond, Produced by Derek James

Label: WHYMUSIC CANADA

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Lazarus Effect

Lazarus Effect WHY

Released: October 15, 2005

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