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Canadian Indie Label Week: Arbutus Records

Jul 1, 2013

It's Canada Day! We're profiling Canadian independent labels all week. Today, Jordan Darville talks with the founders of Montreal label Arbutus Records.

Smith Westerns Essential Albums

[feature] Essential Albums: Smith Westerns

Jun 28, 2013

Smith Westerns' Cullen Omori charts his musical development from Fastball through to T. Rex.

Noisemakers S2E2: Hooded Fang

Jun 27, 2013

Hooded Fang rip through a song about living in a basement in their actual basement.

UNCHARTED: Saturday Looks Good To Me

Jun 25, 2013

Detroit's prodigal pop experimenters talk the magic of Motown, the power of Dylan and sneaking political lyrics into pop songs.

Kanye West, Yeezus

[list] 10 Outlandish Yeezus Comparisons

Jun 24, 2013

These Kanye comparisons are getting out of hand.

[list] A Tribe Called Red on their favourite Canadian Aboriginal Music

Jun 21, 2013

The acclaimed group's Bear Witness gave us a crash course on the most exciting music from the First Nations.

Noisemakers S2E1: Dusted

Jun 21, 2013

Watch Brian Borcherdt and Leon Taheny violate the “keep quiet” policy of a Toronto library with a performance of “Property Lines.”

[feature] Essential Albums: Disclosure

Jun 20, 2013

One half of the breakout electro stars reveals the role of hip hop in their success.

UNCHARTED: Wormwood

Jun 18, 2013

Inspired by the possibilities in emptiness, the London-via-Saskatchewan duo make electronic music that's anthemic and devastatingly personal.