Yoko Owner primer - ten songs

PRIMER: Yoko Ono: ten songs and artworks that show she’s more than the Lennon widow

Sep 27, 2013

A beginner's guide to the most vilified character in rock and roll who's actually a vital figure in art history.

Essential Albums: DIANA

Sep 26, 2013

Toronto tropical synth-pop band DIANA spill about the albums that urged them to push their sound further.

“Real Nigga? Wassup?”: Why Drake’s frustration with the rap game is holding him back

Sep 26, 2013

If he wants to become bigger than rap, he needs to rethink his authenticity strategy.


Sep 25, 2013

We speak to Hamilton, Ontario's TV Freaks, who tell us about Golden Horseshoe's punk rock renaissance and share their tattoo shop playlist.

[feature] Reading List: The Darcys

Sep 25, 2013

Darcys drummer Wes Marskell shares the five Great American Novels that influence the Toronto art-rockers' latest album, Warring.

The 2013 Polaris Prize Gala experience in 3 minutes

Sep 24, 2013

Enjoy a first-hand Polaris Prize experience, in only a fraction of the seven hours that we were there for!

Polaris Music Prize 2013 - Is the Polaris music Prize doing its job

Is the Polaris Music Prize doing its job?

Sep 23, 2013

The Polaris Prize is designed to reward the best Canadian album of the year, but every year it meets the same criticisms: too indie, too mainstream, too white. We brought these concerns to nominees and execs to pull back the curtain and stop the whining, maybe.

uncharted - phedre - toronto band interview feature


Sep 19, 2013

We speak to April Aliermo, one half of Phédre (and member of Hooded Fang), about her relationship with Phédre counterpart and regular collaborator Daniel Lee.

[feature] Essential Albums: Trentemoller

Sep 17, 2013

The acclaimed Danish electronic producer shares his love for five great records, all connected by their often dark, spacious sounds.