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NOW HEAR THIS: Super collabs from Ghostface Killah/BADBADNOTGOOD and Freddie Gibbs/Madlib

Oct 20, 2014

PLUS: James Blake gets back to his dreary(er) roots.


Sleater-Kinney cement 2014 as the year of the Very Good Comeback

Oct 20, 2014

Your favourite Olympia punks reunite, announce new album and tour with a lyric video starring Miranda July.

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NOW HEAR THIS: Majical Cloudz says thanks, Viet Cong broods

Oct 16, 2014

AND: The return of Jay Rock.


NOW HEAR THIS: Weaves’s “shitty” new song, Alex Calder’s fog pop

Oct 15, 2014

AND: Clark keeps his joyful new sound alive.

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NOW HEAR THIS: New tracks from rising Toronto bands Dilly Dally and Cellphone

Oct 8, 2014

Two Toronto bands offer sacrifice.

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NOW HEAR THIS: Sun Kil Moon continues to do whatever it is he’s doing

Oct 7, 2014

The War On Drugs remain unmoved. PLUS: A new rager from The Beverleys and TV On The Radio talk about love.


NOW HEAR THIS: iLoveMakonnen’s latest star moment, Fiona Apple on premium cable

Oct 6, 2014

Plus: Braids' Raphaelle Standell-Preston lends her vocals to a Jon Hopkins classic, and more...

Dories Stripped

PREMIERE: Dories are Montreal’s latest jangle-punk wonder on “Drip”

Oct 2, 2014

Dories build from the Women influence of Calgary's all-ages scene into their own post-punk sound.

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NOW HEAR THIS: Speedy Ortiz soundtracks the end, Tinashe gets Blood Orange, and more

Oct 1, 2014

PLUS: Boyhood returns and aching guitar rock from Brooklyn.