Features


Speakerblogggs: New mixtapes from SpaceGhostPurrp, footwork giants Teklife, and more

Mar 10, 2014

This week, a mixtape round-up. Grime, Footwork, progressive electronic and more free listening.

Towards a CanCon Canon: 10 essential Canadian record reissues

Mar 7, 2014

So they're gonna reissue the Constantines? Here's some more records so nice they released them twice.

INFLUENTIA: Robert Alfons of Trust on the influences behind Joyland

Mar 6, 2014

Robert Alfons of Trust on the surprising influences behind his new album: video games, '80s pop and CanLit.

FIRSTS: Phantogram on boy band obsessions and bonding over Busta Rhymes

Mar 4, 2014

Sarah Barthel and Josh Carter were formerly uncool and always cool, respectively.

RAMjams: Fennesz returns, Dauwd breaks out, and more…

Mar 3, 2014

The lights go off in the acid house, and lots more electronic music you might have missed.

Speakerblogggs: Mike WiLL Made It’s new hit, an old Soulja Boy verse gets flipped, and more…

Feb 28, 2014

Plus tracks from Denzel Curry, 100s and lots more hip-hop you should hear.

ESSENTIAL ALBUMS: Nils Frahm discusses the art of imaginative mastering

Feb 27, 2014

The Berlin neo-classical composer explains the history of the practice, and what can save it.

UNCHARTED: Toronto’s Greys do “loud rock,” but not like those other assholes

Feb 26, 2014

On Toronto's heavy scene, the importance of In Utero, and how anyone who plays with more than one cab is an asshole.

PLAYLIST: NXNE 2014′s extended lineup: Spiritualized, Swans, Spoon, your real parents, and more!

Feb 25, 2014

A bunch of good musicians are on this thing. Listen to them all here.