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Top Three This Month
The chameleonic electronic musician writes on how the "sonic hug" of classic Stevie Wonder steered him to the "warm and generous and outward looking" sound of Our Love.
The composer-turned-songwriter talks intuition, understanding strings by being bad at cello, and Norman McLaren.
Photos of Mac DeMarco and his band gearing up and enjoying himself on Polaris Prize weekend. Captions by Mac himself.
The veteran Canadian rapper's new album Neverlove deals with the pain of his recent divorce, but there's another love that still haunts and empowers him: baseball.
We asked the pros their best advice for making and distributing cassettes.
The Stereolab co-leader and solo artist refreshes our playlist with music that blurs the line between love and politics.
September 21. The emotional stakes of the explosive pop group's homecoming is amplified by my time with their superfans.
September 20. Two of the festival's biggest draws, plus record hunting and loft partying.
It's the last day of Pop Montreal, and obviously you should go see The Unicorns. But there's still more great stuff to close out the festival.
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