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Black Pussy just played Toronto. Why did no one care?

Jun 21, 2016

Cherry Cola’s justification for booking racist Portland band is emblematic of our larger problem.

Can NXNE Bounce Back This Year?

Can NXNE bounce back?

Jun 20, 2016

This was clearly a transition year for the Toronto festival, but it's unclear what it will transition into.

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Unsound is helping Toronto’s music scene grow up

Jun 13, 2016

Last year, we called it the best music festival. How did Unsound Toronto stack up this time?

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LINER NOTES: How Saidah Baba Talibah unleashed the blues & soul beast that is SATE

Jun 10, 2016

We spoke to the Toronto singer about how she evolved to the bone-rattling sound of her new album RedBlack&Blue.

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PERSONAL VIEWS: A who’s-who guide to the emerging acts of Edmonton, Alberta

Jun 3, 2016

As the city reaches out to victims of Fort McMurray wildfire, four local musicians explain how the city’s isolation hurts and helps their music scene.

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Justin Small reflects on releasing a new song every week for a year

Jun 1, 2016

We talked to the Do Make Say Think composer about how he kept up his self-inflicted pace for the last calendar year.

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What Canadian music festivals can learn from Moogfest

May 30, 2016

A fucking ton, it turns out.