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Happy Mondays Playlist

PLAYLIST: Never mind Blue Monday, how ’bout some Happy Mondays?

Jan 19, 2015

Dance your way through the so-called "saddest day of the year" with our Blue Monday Happy Mondays playlist.

asap yams

6 Reasons A$AP Yams Was Cool

Jan 19, 2015

The behind-the-scenes mogul of the A$AP Mob was more than a manager. His fingerprints are all over hip-hop's current landscape.

Jay Reatard Toronto

VIDEOBURN: Jay Reatard’s Love-Hate Relationship with Toronto

Jan 14, 2015

Retracing Jay Reatard's potent Toronto legacy that's still playing out five years since his death.

Touries - Hooded Fang

TOURIES: Hooded Fang’s April Aliermo on the intersections between touring and family

Jan 8, 2015

Three stories of how touring misadventures turned positive because of relatives around the world.

Coachella 2015

PLAYLIST: If Coachella 2015 Was One Day Long

Jan 6, 2015

The whole shebang, distilled to 25 highlights. Classic rock free.

Native North America Vol 1

INTERVIEW: Native North America curator Kevin Howes on the importance of preserving Indigenous folk music

Jan 6, 2015

Light In The Attic's compilation of Aboriginal Folk Music was one of the most important albums of the year.

Chart Attack Longreads of 2014

Chart Attack’s Longreads of 2014

Jan 2, 2015

We spent 2014 examining what that tenuous concept of "Canadian music" really means. Here are 10 of our favourite stories of the year.