Crush (Canadian band)

Crush was a Canadian band based in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Leading band members were Paul Lamb and Cory Tetford. Other members included Santiago Serna, Scott MacFarlane and Brian Talbot.

OriginHalifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Years active2000 (2000)–2006
MembersPaul Lamb
Cory Tetford
Past membersSantiago Serna
Scott MacFarlane
Brian Talbot


Lamb and Tetford founded Crush in 2000.[1][2] The band released an album, Here in 2002, and a single from the album, "Live", was played on radio stations across Canada.[3]

Crush was nominated for a Juno Award in 2003 as Best New Group.[4]

In 2004, Crush earned five East Coast Music Awards,[5][6] and was nominated for two more in 2005.[7]


Studio albumsEdit

  • 2002: Here
  • 2003: Face in the Crowd


  • 2002: "Live"
  • 2002: "Here"
  • 2003: "King for a Day"
  • 2003: "Bad Enough"

Awards and recognitionEdit


  1. ^ ‘It’s scary, but it’s beautiful’. The Telegram, November 22, 2016
  2. ^ " Atlantic audience has crush on pop duo". DENE MOORE The Globe and Mail, Monday, Feb. 16, 2004
  3. ^ "Crush Stump The Record Store Clerks". Chart Attack - May 9, 2002
  4. ^ "Avril Lavigne, Shania Twain Dominate Juno Nominations". Chart Attack - Feb 12, 2003
  5. ^ "Crush smashes the competition at music awards". CBC News, Feb 16, 2004
  6. ^ "ECMA Wrap-Up: Crush Are Kings For A Day; Sloan, Matt Mays Also Pick Up Awards". Chart Attack - Feb 16, 2004. Jon Bruhm
  7. ^ "2005 East Coast Music Awards Nominees". Soul Shine, 2004-12-15. Jaclyn Arndt

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