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EXPOSURES: 30 photos from Sled Island’s incredible 10th edition

Jul 4, 2016

The 2016 edition of the Calgary festival was the perfect size, packed with great discoveries and bucket list legends.

Vallens Consent Liner Notes

LINER NOTES: Vallens’ Robyn Phillips gets deep into every song on Consent

Jun 30, 2016

The Toronto "goth-gaze" band let a little light in on their dark debut LP.

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5 of Lemon Bucket Orkestra’s most memorable tour stories

Jun 29, 2016

The 15-piece Toronto band has one of the strangest, most diverse resumes in all of music.

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8 artists Ghostbusters could have called instead of Fall Out Boy

Jun 24, 2016

Hopefully the producers are not afraid to choose someone else for the sequel.

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Toronto venues are banding together to prevent sexual harassment and assault at shows

Jun 23, 2016

A new coalition in the music community aims to make the scene safer.

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Black Pussy just played Toronto. Why did no one care?

Jun 21, 2016

Cherry Cola’s justification for booking racist Portland band is emblematic of our larger problem.

Can NXNE Bounce Back This Year?

Can NXNE bounce back?

Jun 20, 2016

This was clearly a transition year for the Toronto festival, but it's unclear what it will transition into.