— Top Stories This Week —

Noisemakers - Elephant Stone

Noisemakers: Elephant Stone performs “Motherless Child” on sitar

Aug 20, 2014

We found Garfield - he's been busy protesting for chemtrail justice.

Uncharted - Un Blonde

UNCHARTED: Restless post-punk prodigy Un Blonde finds stability in transience

Aug 20, 2014

18-year-old auteur Jean-Sebastien Audet talks leaving Calgary, personalized music and his unbridled new album, Tenet.

New Pornographers

INTERVIEW: The New Pornographers dive into the process behind their “defiantly celebratory” new album

Aug 19, 2014

We quizzed A.C. Newman and Kathryn Calder about their new record and found the truth in one free afternoon.

Fat White Family

STAFF PICKS: Fat White Family’s Champagne Holocaust was one of 2013′s best albums — and nearly everyone missed it

Aug 18, 2014

But don't fret, the South London sleazeballs' debut is getting a reissue and scads more attention courtesy of Fat Possum.

Exposures Wolfe Island

EXPOSURES: Photos from Kingston’s Wolfe Island Music Festival

Aug 15, 2014

Idyllic snapshots of Alvvays, Bry Webb, Cousins, Mozart's Sister and more from the cheery Kingston, ON mainstay.

Rags and Bones - VCR

RAGS AND BONES: Toronto trash-punks VCR and their weirdo offshoots

Aug 12, 2014

Our new monthly exploration of the loud and noisy happenings across Canada debuts with a premiere of VCR's "One Trick Dog."

High Noon in the Hammer - Arkells

High Noon In The Hammer: How Hamilton Has Defined Arkells

Aug 6, 2014

Arkells release their Hamilton-heavy third LP this week. But can the band find as adoring an audience outside their hometown?

Chris Locke Show - Ab-Soul's These Days (Album Review)

VIDEO REVIEW: Chris Locke reviews Ab-Soul’s These Days with hot dogs

Aug 7, 2014

Our Rock Talk Album Shop Hot Dog Talk Show Plus Beer dives into the new album from Ab-Soul.

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Trash Talk The Great Escape Music Video

Trash Talk get up to occultish, ultraviolent hijinx in animated “The Great Escape” video

Lungbutter

Montreal art punk group Lungbutter kills it (and you) on new EP extractor

The War On Drugs Under the Pressure Music Video

The War On Drugs’ “Under The Pressure” music video is full of lovely film effects and even nicer rock music

Uncharted - Un Blonde

UNCHARTED: Restless post-punk prodigy Un Blonde finds stability in transience



Aug 20, 2014
New Pornographers

INTERVIEW: The New Pornographers dive into the process behind their “defiantly celebratory” new album



Aug 19, 2014
Exposures Wolfe Island

EXPOSURES: Photos from Kingston’s Wolfe Island Music Festival



Aug 15, 2014