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Uncharted 2014 year in review

UNCHARTED: Looking back on 2014 with Ought, Greys, Lydia Ainsworth and more

Dec 22, 2014

Some of our best-loved upstarts put their year under the microscope.

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.

Indie Chanukah

Here’s Your 2014 Chanukah Playlist

Dec 16, 2014

From Drake to Dylan, NOFX to Haim, here are the songs to light your menorah to this year.

WISH Interview

WISH: Taking The Lead

Dec 10, 2014

WISH guitarist Kyle Connolly is finally comfortable doing things his own way, even if his own way wouldn’t have happened without the help of a tightknit Toronto shoegaze community.

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.

Timber Timbre Essential Viewing

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

Dec 3, 2014

Justifying that "cinematic" tag once and for all, the song-sculptor goes through five movies that broke his mind open.

Rags And Bones Olde

RAGS AND BONES: Toronto metal supergroup OLDE debut their monolithic “I”

Dec 2, 2014

Before our year-end column, listen to a roundup of some incredible heavy Canadian music you shouldn't overlook in December.

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5 under-the-radar 2014 Record Store Day Black Friday releases your collection needs

Nov 28, 2014

The St. Vincent 10" is probably already sold out. Diversify your collection with these great hidden gems instead.

The Catch Up - Merna

THE CATCH UP: Six soulful new releases from a jacked fourth quarter

Nov 26, 2014

Listen to a grip of solid R&B and genre-blurring hip-hop building on the strengthened scaffold of the new, Canadian scene.