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Re-Sounding: Synchromy - Absolutely Free and Normal McLaren

Absolutely Free performs a live soundtrack to Norman McLaren’s Synchromy

Jan 30, 2015

The Toronto pysch band hypnotically re-scores the 1971 NFB animated visual film.

Kanye West’s “Only One” video, the latest in his carefully-controlled image campaign

Jan 29, 2015

The rapper's latest video marks an about-face from the viciousness of Yeezus; it's a move he's become expert at.

STAFF PICKS: Mount Eerie’s Sauna is the world according to Phil Elverum

Jan 29, 2015

On Sauna, Phil Elverum captures a grand, architectural vision of the world outside his Anacortes, Washington window.

SPOTLIGHT: Freak Heat Waves’ ambitious sophomore album Bonnie’s State of Mind

Jan 27, 2015

On their wild, wonderful new album, the Victoria weirdos grow well beyond the language of krautrock.

Bjork Vulnicura

Björk’s “Pandora’s box”: Is the tide turning for female producers?

Jan 26, 2015

Until now, few female producers have been given due credit. But, as Björk suggests, the discussion is ready to change.

10 Songs About Professional Wrestlers

10 Songs About Professional Wrestlers

Jan 23, 2015

From The Mountain Goats to Killer Mike to Bruce Springsteen, songwriters have found inspiration in the tales told by pro wrestling. Each of these songs is based on a specific wrestler.

YG - Rapid Fire

RAPID FIRE: YG hates kissing and loves MySpace

Jan 22, 2015

YG gives a review of Taken 3 but ends up spoiling the entire movie.

Essential Albums - Bruce McCulloch

ESSENTIAL ALBUMS: The Kids in the Hall’s Bruce McCulloch on growing up punk in suburban Calgary

Jan 21, 2015

At the premiere of his new TV show Young Drunk Punk, our favourite Kid remembers what it meant when punk broke in Cowtown.

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Kanye West’s “Only One” video, the latest in his carefully-controlled image campaign

bob dylan shadows in the night

Bob Dylan now marketing his music directly to senior citizens

Run The Jewels Lie Cheat Steal Video

FULL SCREEN: Run The Jewels hypnotize, Young Guv bums around Toronto

10 Songs About Professional Wrestlers

10 Songs About Professional Wrestlers



Jan 23, 2015
Essential Albums - Bruce McCulloch

ESSENTIAL ALBUMS: The Kids in the Hall’s Bruce McCulloch on growing up punk in suburban Calgary



Jan 21, 2015
Rags and Bones - Band to Watch 2015

RAGS AND BONES: 5 Heavy New Bands to Watch in 2015



Jan 21, 2015