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Leanne Betasamosake Simpson Liner Notes f(l)ight

LINER NOTES: Leanne Betasamosake Simpson finds great power in a whisper

Oct 6, 2016

The Peterborough-based Anishinaabe musician and writer reflects on f(l)ight, her brilliant new collection of story-songs.

Uncharted - Abakos

UNCHARTED: ABAKOS discover the future

Oct 5, 2016

In the futuristic new project ABAKOS, Montrealers Pierre Kwenders and Ngabonziza Kiroko find harmony in collaboration.

alternative show andy kindler jfl42

JFL42 retold in nine jokes

Oct 4, 2016

We thought back to every set we saw at the Toronto comedy festival and chose one joke to represent each.

She-Devils at POP Montreal

8 ways POP Montreal has stayed strong through 15 festivals

Sep 28, 2016

If the festival bubble is really bursting, it's still in tact around POP Montreal. Here's how they do it.

Kaytranada at Manifesto

How artists like Kaytranada evoke old-school values to push forward

Sep 20, 2016

The newly-crowned Polaris winner played Manifesto this weekend alongside Anderson .Paak and A Tribe Called Red. They were all united in spirit.

Uncharted: U.S. Girls

UNCHARTED: How moving to Canada helped U.S. Girls better understand America

Sep 19, 2016

In this wide-ranging interview, U.S. Girls' Meg Remy talks about her new community of collaborators, great theatre, and violence.

Liner Notes: Un Blonde - Good Will Come To You

LINER NOTES: Un Blonde’s Good Will Come To You rewards your patience

Sep 15, 2016

This stunning album wasn't the Polaris Prize dark horse we hoped it would be, but we haven't stopped thinking about it.