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ESSENTIAL ALBUMS: Band of Horses drummer Creighton Barrett’s five inspiring acoustic live albums

Feb 20, 2014

Neil Young without Crazy Horse, Townes Van Zandt cracks jokes, and the power of Jerry Garcia.

Speakerblogggs: Mykki Blanco drops a banger, Lakutis and ISSUE have new albums, and more…

Feb 19, 2014

New and great hip-hop from Overdoz., Damon Frost and more. Plus, the best Pharcyde reference of the week.

UNCHARTED: Meet Weaves, Toronto’s weird pop future

Feb 13, 2014

We catch up with Morgan Waters to dish on Canadian show biz, ripping off Aaliyah, and the end of genres.

Speakerblogggs: A new mixtape from Illangelo, Starlito addresses Marcus Smart, and gangsta rap from Toronto

Feb 13, 2014

Our underground hip-hop column continues. Listen to tracks from Fredo Santana, G Herbo and more.

INTERVIEW: Fred Armisen on his journey from music to comedy and back

Feb 12, 2014

The new Late Night bandleader talks the inspirations behind Hometown Heroes and his favourite current bands.

RAMjams: Teebs’ new single, Daniel Avery’s favourite new track, the Sad Boys’ trap engine, and more…

Feb 11, 2014

All the newest underground electro you missed and should be listening to.

PRIMER: Jay Reatard: A trip through the sprawling discography of a tortured genius

Feb 6, 2014

Teenage garage brat, synth-punk misanthrope, pariah pop mastermind — we look back on the many, many faces of the late Jay Reatard.

RAMjams: Factory Floor remixes Wild Beasts, CFCF aims for the gut, happy grime, and more…

Feb 5, 2014

More underground electronic music you may have missed, from the likes of Austra and DIANA.