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Odonis Odonis, Essential Albums

ESSENTIAL ALBUMS: Odonis Odonis bandleader Dean Tzenos leads a crash course in industrial

Apr 16, 2014

The Toronto songwriter breaks down the "Hard Boiled" influences behind the band's fantastic new record.

FKA TWIGS

LIVE REVIEW: FKA twigs plays her biggest show ever in Toronto

Apr 15, 2014

The British singer called her sold out Wrongbar gig a career milestone. It's only a matter of time before that sounds quaint.

punk rock tomb

Come and Join Us In This Punk Rock Tomb: How a generation of indie icons remains relevant at middle age

Apr 11, 2014

Bands like Superchunk and Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks have taken the notion that punk is for the young and spit in its face.

Solids - Uncharted

UNCHARTED: Solids: You can take the band out of the house party…

Apr 10, 2014

...but you can't take the house party out of the band.

Speakerbloggs, king los

Speakerblogggs: New mixtapes from King Los, Doe B, and more…

Apr 7, 2014

Dive into three new mixtapes in this week's roundup of great hip-hop that deserves more play.

new instruments

6 Innovative New Instruments Pushing Music Forward

Apr 4, 2014

If this decade is remembered for post-ironic nostalgia and escapist revivals, could these propel us into uncharted territory?

Petra Glynt - Sour Paradise

Petra Glynt is tired of you calling her music “tribal”: “It means nothing”

Apr 3, 2014

The talented Toronto artist speaks out against the oversimplified, racially-loaded descriptor.