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Father John Misty - The Commentary To Comment On

The Commentary To Comment On: Father John Misty Smirks His Way To Truth

Feb 26, 2015

On I Love You, Honeybear Father John Misty aims for sincerity. He's reached it through the most ironic route possible.

Rae Sremmurd

Rae Sremmurd teach us how to live more Sremm

Feb 25, 2015

Talking to the "No Flex Zone" phenoms about playing NXNE, getting animated for Captain America, and the philosophy of SremmLife.

Shadow Oscars 2015

The 2015 Shadow Oscars: The Best Use of Music In Film

Feb 20, 2015

Music played a huge role in this year's biggest films, but you wouldn't know it from the Oscars. So we created our own.

Indie Label Spotlight - 1080p - Chart Attack

INDIE LABEL SPOTLIGHT: 1080p is bringing attention to Vancouver’s underground electronic scene

Feb 18, 2015

1080p's Richard MacFarlane talks about the utilitarian nature of tapes, the IRL connections that form online and the warmth of Vancouver's music community.

7 Reasons Lesley Gore was Cool

7 Reasons Lesley Gore Was Cool

Feb 17, 2015

She's best known as a '60s teen star, but the singer of "It's My Party" was also a major proto-feminist, a camp icon, and an Andrew W.K.-approved partier.

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These Valentine’s Day “love” songs aren’t what you think they are

Feb 13, 2015

Ahead of Valentine's Day, ten tracks — from Lou Reed to D'Angelo — that sure sound like love songs, but aren't.

The Blot

The BLOT: The Collective Unconscious of Canadian Music

Feb 11, 2015

Originally started by Casey Mecija and Ryan Carley of Ohbijou, The BLOT is a series of interconnected music and illustration collaborations that has taken on a life of its own.

THIGHS - Divided By A Cliff

THIGHS: Divided By A Cliff

Feb 10, 2015

Abrasive Toronto noise-punks THIGHS broke up abruptly in May. Now, they've released their long in the works posthumous EP... twice.

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LIVE REVIEW: Grandmaster Flash makes golden oldies revolutionary at AGO’s First Thursdays Basquiat party

Feb 6, 2015

Thursday, February 5: The old-school royal turns the Art Gallery of Ontario into a sweaty rave-up for its sneak preview of "Jean Michel-Basquiat: Now's the Time."