Don’t know a ton about Rob Moir. He’s apparently from Toronto, previously fronted a punk band called Dead Letter Dept., and is currently on a 40 date North American tour with his band The Great Lates to promote his new solo EP This is the Lie.
Moir describes the EP as melodic folk in the vein of John K. Sampson (The Weakerthans), Jason Collett and The Wooden Sky.
If that sounds appealling to you, you’ll want to check out Moir’s show at Artesian on 13th at 8 p.m. tonight. Tickets are $10 at the door, and backing Moir and his band up are The Buellie Brothers. To close, here’s video of Moir performing his song “The Hospital“