DJ Muggs Works Hard

Sep 18, 2008

Not only is DJ Muggs responsible for creating some of the most famous instrumentals in rap, he's 20 years deep in the game and is still making music for the love of it. He's ready to release his new collaborative album with MC Planet Asia, which is just one of the many projects he has on the go. He's always working hard to provide the masses with what he does best: pure hip-hop.

Virgin Festival 2008: Day One

Sep 15, 2008

Check out Day One of ChartAttack's coverage of the 2008 Virgin Festival on Toronto Islands, including performances by Foo Fighters, Bloc Party, MGMT, The Fratellis, Wintersleep and many more!

VFest Toronto Day One

Sep 8, 2008

There are a few steadfast indications that it's the end of summer in Toronto: university kids are running rampant downtown, the streets are abuzz with film nerds for the Toronto International Film Festival and the Virgin Festival invades Toronto Island for two days.

Brides — Queens

Aug 11, 2008

Some are suggesting that Brides could be the next big thing to come out of southern Ontario. If that's to be believed, Queens mustn't be an accurate demonstration of their abilities. Knowing that the EP was recorded live and that they're aiming for some form of filthy avant-garde punk, it's still hard to label these seven compositions as anything but amateurish.

Conor Oberst — Conor Oberst

Aug 6, 2008

Bright Eyes and Conor Oberst would seem nearly synonymous, but given that Bright Eyes have other members, they're not the same thing, and so Oberst has released his first solo album since 1996's The Soundtrack To My Movie. It's filled with folky indie rock and is very akin to Bright Eyes' I'm Wide Awake It's Morning.

Conor Oberst Solo Album

Jul 3, 2008

If you thought Conor Oberst was busy enough with Bright Eyes and his Saddle Creek and Team Love record labels, he'll be even busier when he drops a self-titled solo album on Aug. 5 through Merge Records.

Lacrosse Take Canada’s National Sport To Sweden

Jun 18, 2008

While lacrosse may be Canada's national sport, it's also the new name of an infectious pop group from Sweden who will release their This New Year Will Be For You And Me debut album in Canada on July 8 through Hamburg, Germany's Tapete Records.