The Skinny: According to Jonny Debt, he “had been working on the track ‘Purple Heart’ for over 7 years. Mid-teens and treating Myself, I wrote the 1st part of the song for my high school girlfriend. It then sat on the shelf for years, only finished when we recently got back together.”

Hit the play button on the embedded YouTube player below and quickly discover that “‘Purple Heart’ is an outbreak of young love, fallen heroes, living in the moment, trusting your imagination, and fighting to keep your dark side from taking over your creativity.”


Born in 2003, V13 was a socio-political website that, in 2005, morphed into PureGrainAudio and spent 15 years developing into one of Canada's (and the world’s) leading music sites. On the eve of the site’s 15th anniversary, a full re-launch and rebrand takes us back to our roots and opens the door to a full suite of Music, Film, TV, and Cultural content.