Our favourite artists dig up five records that they consider “Essential” by any definition they like.
From math rock to minimalism — the Battles guitarist puts the band's DNA under our microscope.
The Toronto outsider-pop songwriter initiates us into the weird, gem-filled world of records that never reached the mass market.
The Scottish electronic musician dishes on competitive scratching, crate-digging, and how it led him to some of his favourite producers. Plus, why Drake and Kanye are visionaries.
In this boundary-expanding chat, Montreal-based musician/arranger/scene-uniter talks five albums that exemplify his rich cultural, musical and social circle.
The Melbourne singer/songwriter talks about the personal relationships she has with five all-time great albums.
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.
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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