chance the rapper

In 2016, faith found music and music questioned faith

Dec 8, 2016

From Kanye West to Un Blonde, many artists this year questioned whether "devotional" has to mean "religious."

Chubbs on Drake's Instagram

What it feels like when a rapper takes your photo without credit

Oct 21, 2016

A handful of young photographers talk about their experiences having their photos used without compensation or consent.

Kaytranada at Manifesto

How artists like Kaytranada evoke old-school values to push forward

Sep 20, 2016

The newly-crowned Polaris winner played Manifesto this weekend alongside Anderson .Paak and A Tribe Called Red. They were all united in spirit.

manifesto yes yes y'all summit panel

Manifesto marks its tenth anniversary by looking forward, not back

Sep 13, 2016

The Toronto hip-hop festival and community org reaffirms its commitment to its community with an incisive series of panels.

Do mega fests like WayHome treat visual artists fairly?

Aug 23, 2016

A month after WayHome, a discussion has emerged about exposure and compensation for artists at music festivals.

funny farm Electrics Eclectics Festival

What it’s like to attend a music festival during a mental breakdown

Aug 4, 2016

Electric Eclectics Festival in Meaford, ON offers a safe space to fall apart.

Prism Prize stories

The stories behind all ten music videos on the 2016 Prism Prize shortlist

May 13, 2016

We gathered 10 directors to share their behind the scenes stories from shoots with Drake, A Tribe Called Red, Braids, and more.