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A Guide To Chad VanGaalen's Best Music Videos

Cosmic Vomit: A Guide to Chad VanGaalen’s Best Music Videos

Mar 30, 2015

Ten videos to welcome you into the sickly, putrid, inside-out world of our 2015 Prism Prize winner.

Could This Be The Golden Age of Animated Music Videos?

Could this be the golden age of the animated music video?

Mar 26, 2015

Many of the highlights of this year's Prism Prize shortlist are animated. So we gathered the nominated Canadian directors working in the medium to discuss how and why they do it.

Videoburn - Steve Nash

VIDEOBURN: 5 songs and videos that show off Steve Nash’s hip-hop cred

Mar 23, 2015

He might have been the best Canadian player ever, but did you know Steve Nash is also a popular rap reference?

10 Inoffensive Band Names

10 Inoffensive Band Names

Mar 20, 2015

None of these are problematic, loaded, insensitive or offensive. Enjoy with a clear conscience.

Personal Views: Hamilton, Ontario

PERSONAL VIEWS: A ground-level guide to Hamilton, Ontario’s music scene

Mar 19, 2015

Three scene fixtures from the so-called "armpit of Ontario" tell us their favourite music, venues and shows, from world famous to "Hamilton famous."

Junos 2015: Same As It Ever Was

Mar 16, 2015

We thought last year's awards represented a turning point for the consistently safe Canadian music awards. It didn't.

Dan Deacon - Essential Albums

ESSENTIAL ALBUMS: Dan Deacon on 5 albums that exemplify texture and lyrics

Mar 12, 2015

The Baltimore weirdo/party-starter takes apart five unstoppable records based on their different focuses — production and words — and a surprising choice that bridges the two.