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Dec 10 Year In Review: 25 Best Songs of 2015

Of all the lists we have had to compile, this, by far, was the toughest. Why? Narrowing the best tracks that were released in 2015 is like finding a needle in a haystack, the haystack being all of the great songs that were released this year. The saying “‘Tis the season” was applicable to the better part of this year as every single day, there was a brand new gift – in the form of music – to be unraveled. To make things less difficult (well, sorta), each Trendio editor was asked to pick five of their favorite songs born...more

Nov 28 Stream W. Darling’s EP, “Lost Girls: Chapter Two”

It’s been almost a year since Trendio launched and it is safe to say we have lived up to our description, “a music-blog dedicated to showcasing the very best in music.” Sometime this year, we were lucky enough to introduce you W. Darling, an incredible singer-songwriter from Oh, Canada. With Canada’s track record of supplying the rest of the world with nothing but great music, you can only imagine how amazing W. Darling truly is. As of the time of our feature, W. Darling (real name Hayley) had just released the first instalment of her debut, simply titled ‘Chapter One.’...more

Jul 10 Artists Of The Week (July 10 – July 17)

Every Friday, Trendio introduces you to four different acts with talents that will blow your minds. In the last six months, we have introduced you to artists like Scott Helman, Tink, Jess Glynne, Years & Years, Jon Bellion, Devon Baldwin, and many more. The week ending July 3, we introduced you to FLETCHER, Jack + Eliza, COMPNY, and Alessia Cara. Gladly, this week, we’d like to introduce you to pop phenomena, Charlie Puth, Canada’s very own W. Darling, indie pop six-piece Kid Astray and singer-songwriter Jasper Sawyers. Meet Charlie Puth Meet the incorporable Charlie Puth. Puth, currently signed to Atlantic...more

Jul 10 Featured: W. Darling

This week I’m featuring some homegrown Canadian talent as my AOTW, and trust me you’re gonna love her! She’s a singer-songwriter who has grown up in the industry (her father is children’s folk singer Fred Penner) and has even written songs for the likes of Cody Simpson and Victoria Justice. Everyone meet Hayley Gene who now goes by W. Darling! Hayley grew up in Canada, but is now LA-based. She’s been roommates with the boys of Magic! and after being hailed as the “Wendy Darling” to this group of “lost boys” she decided to make W. Darling her stage name!...more