Darlene Shrugg Freedom Comes in a Plastic Card

PREMIERE: The debut single from Darlene Shrugg, “Freedom Comes In A Plastic Card”

Dec 17, 2014

Slim Twig's old Tropics project absorbs U.S. Girls and Ice Cream for a surprisingly glammy first single as Darlene Shrugg.

whimm receptors

PREMIERE: Hear Whimm’s toothy post-punk on “Receptors” and “Undermine”

Dec 16, 2014

The Toronto three-piece's new jams are full of fog, scorpions.

Del Bel

PREMIERE: Del Bel emerge from the woods with “In My Solitude”

Dec 9, 2014

The Toronto/Guelph band have returned from studious seclusion with more eerie jazz pop.

Badminton Racquet

PREMIERE: Guelph duo Badminton Racquet lay down some riffs for Pinball Sessions

Dec 3, 2014

Before they play Vish Khanna's annual Canadian Cancer Society benefit in Guelph, get to know the time-signature-abusing duo.

sleater-kinney surface envy

NOW HEAR THIS: Sleater-Kinney gives a glimpse of the 2015 festival season

Dec 3, 2014

PLUS: Eric Chenaux splits skulls, The Soft Moon do their best Reznor. Listen here.


NOW HEAR THIS: Two new St. Vincent songs, THEESatisfaction team up with Shabazz Palaces

Dec 1, 2014

AND: Bataille Solaire's twisted vacation.

A Tribe Called Red

A Tribe Called Red “celebrate” Thanksgiving with “Burn Your Village To The Ground”

Nov 27, 2014

An anthem dedicated to one of the shadiest holidays on the calendar.


NOW HEAR THIS: BADBADNOTGOOD’s black tie banger, Ali Shaheed Muhammad remixes Milosh

Nov 27, 2014

PLUS: A leftover from Alex G's remarkable DSU