[feature] Ra Ra Riot bassist Matthieu Santos’ Six Essential Albums

Jan 22, 2013

Matthieu Santos from indie pop outfit Ra Ra Riot tells us about his six favourite albums.

Ask A Band: Frightened Rabbit’s Scott Hutchison gives life advice

Jan 21, 2013

We got Scott Hutchison from Frightened Rabbit to field three weighty quandaries that were sent to us by very real and definitely not made up people, and he did the best he could to set them on the right course.

[feature] Dollar Binning #11: The Keys, Rough Trade, George Thorogood and the Destroyers

Jan 18, 2013

Flipping through dollar bins is a time-honored tradition, especially at Toronto’s own Sonic Boom. We're still sifting through the $1 records one-by-one and learning lessons along the way, so now we're sharing them with you.

[list] 10 Crappy Musical Comebacks

Jan 17, 2013

Comebacks usually suck. Here's some pretty bad ones.

[feature] Essential Albums: Miguel

Jan 14, 2013

Five picks from neo-soul singer Miguel, whose excellent album dropped last year.

Conversations: Dan Deacon is mostly unable to drink blood

Jan 14, 2013

Step inside Dan Deacon's magic school bus. Unless you're Arnold. Fuck off Arnold.

[list] 5 snubbed songs that should have been nominated for an Oscar

Jan 10, 2013

Picking these five tunes would make for a MUCH more exciting night.

[list] 10 Albums We’re Most Excited About in 2013 (so far)

Jan 10, 2013

2013's got a bunch of great music coming up, but here are the 10 releases we can't wait to hear.

[feature] Essential Albums: St. Lucia

Jan 8, 2013

Jean Grobler, the South African synth-pop mad scientist better known as St. Lucia, gives us his five - er, seven - favourite albums.