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Music Podcasts

The 10 Best Music Podcasts of 2014

Dec 19, 2014

Interviews with our favourite artists, meta-music criticism, U2-themed comedy riffing, song exploding and, yes, even Serial.

The Best of Essential Albums 2014

The Best of ESSENTIAL ALBUMS in 2014: 10 great artists talk influential records

Dec 18, 2014

Pixies talk Beatles, Greys talk Sloan, Sloan talk punk, Kevin Drew talks masturbation, and more talking from the year in record talk.

The Best of Essential Albums 2014

Chart Attack's 2014 In Review

The Albums That Defined 2014, The Best Songs of the Year, the best of EXPOSURES and more!

Death From Above 1979 - The Albums That Defined 2014

The Albums That Defined 2014: Death From Above 1979, Foo Fighters and the conservative co-opting of DIY

Dec 17, 2014

On their new albums, Death From Above 1979 and Foo Fighters aim for credibility by cribbing from their past.

Best Late Night Performances 2014

The 10 Best Late Night Performances of 2014

Dec 16, 2014

Because, every night, there's at least one great concert beamed into your living room.

The Best of Chart TV 2014

The Best of Chart TV in 2014

Dec 15, 2014

That time Mac DeMarco hit on us on camera, how we got kicked out of a notorious Toronto venue, and live from the JCC pool.

Bry Webb Albums That Defined 2014

The Albums That Defined 2014: Bry Webb’s Free Will, Constantines’ Reunion and growing up punk

Dec 15, 2014

Like Fucked Up, Stephen Malkmus and others, Bry Webb is learning to balance punk ideals with age and responsibility.

Best of Exposures 2014

EXPOSURES: The Stories Behind Our Favourite Photos of 2014

Dec 8, 2014

Chart Attack's photographers pick their favourite shots of the year and spill the beans on how they got them.

Bandcamp Discoveries (1)

Our 10 Favourite Bandcamp Discoveries of 2014

Dec 12, 2014

Spending so much time on Bandcamp yielded some treasures. Here are our picks.

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whimm receptors

PREMIERE: Hear Whimm’s toothy post-punk on “Receptors” and “Undermine”

d'angelo black messiah

Did D’Angelo spoil your year-end list with Black Messiah?

bruce-haack

6 Albums You Can Stream Right Now: Charli XCX, Bruce Haak, and more

Indie Chanukah

Here’s Your 2014 Chanukah Playlist



Dec 16, 2014
WISH Interview

WISH: Taking The Lead



Dec 10, 2014
Timber Timbre Essential Viewing

ESSENTIAL VIEWING: Timber Timbre’s Taylor Kirk discusses five influential films