Rags and Bones - VCR

RAGS AND BONES: Toronto trash-punks VCR and their weirdo offshoots

Aug 12, 2014

Our new monthly exploration of the loud and noisy happenings across Canada debuts with a premiere of VCR's "One Trick Dog."

High Noon in the Hammer - Arkells

High Noon In The Hammer: How Hamilton Has Defined Arkells

Aug 6, 2014

Arkells release their Hamilton-heavy third LP this week. But can the band find as adoring an audience outside their hometown?

OutKast - OVO Fest - Live Review

LIVE REVIEW: Outkast @ OVO Fest

Aug 5, 2014

Hip-hop's most desired legends take the stage and give the only show they can.

Your bacchanal-as-hell Caribana 2014 Playlist is here

Aug 1, 2014

Lace up your Clarks and blast some of our favourite Caribbean music from the year so far.

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Live at the Sony Centre, Toronto - Concert Review

LIVE REVIEW: Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds dramatize a greatest hits performance at Toronto’s Sony Centre

Aug 1, 2014

Nick Cave projected a carefully constructed version of a greatest hits concert, and the diehard crowd ate right out of his hand.

Reading List - Speedy Ortiz

READING LIST: The Speedy Ortiz Book Club

Jul 31, 2014

Each of the four members make a book pick, then they give us an oral history of an oral history.


VIDEOBURN: Get to know Madlib with 4 revealing behind-the-scenes videos

Jul 28, 2014

We found some clips that show the person behind the prolific and eternally mutable hip-hop entity.

Pitchfork Music Festival 2014

EXPOSURES: Photos from Pitchfork Music Festival 2014

Jul 25, 2014

Gorgeous filmic stills of festival scenes, intimate musician portraits and action shots from Chicago's Best New Festival.

jon hopkins

Jon Hopkins Thrives On The Second Stage

Jul 24, 2014

For the in-demand British electronic producer, making albums is just step one.