Founded in 2003 by Gary McDonald and Geoff Goddard, Frontside Group has become Canada’s most successful music promotion firm. Frontside is headquartered in Vancouver, with satellite offices in New York City, Calgary, Toronto, operating a full staff with members who specialize in radio promotion, streaming promotion, artist development, research and analysis. We provide a full complement of radio promotion services, spanning multiple genres, including Commercial Radio, Alternative Specialty, Satellite, and College Radio. 

THINK TANK: Welcome to the Wonderful World of HD

The Vancouver airwaves have seen a number of changes over the past few weeks, with Durham Radio Inc. launching the low-powered Wave FM; Rogers replacing Hot AC’er KiSS after a seven year run with Alternative Rock outlet SONiC; and Pattison Media shifting their established Alternative station The Peak over to the HD world while launching…


Milky Chance "Living In A Haze"


Metric “All Comes Crashing”
— #1 Alternative (6 weeks)

— #2 Active Rock

Ghost “Call Me Little Sunshine”
— #2 Active Rock

The Revivalists “Kid”
— #3 Alternative

Monster Truck “Get My Things & Go”
— #4 Active Rock

Metric “False Dichotomy”
— #5 Alternative

Godsmack “Surrender”
— #5 Active Rock

Milky Chance “Living In A Haze”
— #8 Alternative

Milky Chance “Synchronize”
— #11 Alternative

Lovelytheband “Sail Away”
— #13 Alternative

Black Pistol Fire “Bad Habit”
— #14 Alternative

The Smashing Pumpkins “Beguiled”
— #14 Active Rock

Wet Leg “Angelica”
— #15 Alternative

Wet Leg “Chaise Longue”
— #15 Alternative

JJ Wilde & Billy Raffoul “Born To Die”
— #15 Alternative

The Royal Foundry “Little High Little Low”
— #18 Alternative

Slash “The River Is Rising”
— #18 Active Rock

Ghost “Spillways”
— #19 Active Rock

Said The Whale “Return To Me”
— #19 Alternative

Jelly Roll “Dead Man Walking”
— #19 Active Rock

Wet Leg “Wet Dream”
— #20 Alternative


Get in touch :

Gary McDonald
Managing Partner

Wayne DeSchover

Consultant & Radio / Airplay Analyst

Geoff Goddard
Managing Partner

Lindsay Hyslop

Nashville Consutant

Zach Wild
GM / Director of Marketing & Promotion

Heather Sarria

PA to Geoff and Gary