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not dead yet

This new doc on Toronto’s DIY punk scene probes what a festival should do for its city

Jun 28, 2016

Collective Unconsciousness: The Not Dead Yet Story chronicles a punk and hardcore festival’s refreshing attitude in a city dominated by dinosaurs.

double double land

Toronto venues are banding together to prevent sexual harassment and assault at shows

Jun 23, 2016

A new coalition in the music community aims to make the scene safer.

ghostbusters

8 artists Ghostbusters could have called instead of Fall Out Boy

Jun 24, 2016

Hopefully the producers are not afraid to choose someone else for the sequel.

Rae Sremmurd - Their Defining Moment

Rae Sremmurd: Their Defining Moment

Jun 22, 2016

From the projects to top hype-rap prospects. Find out the one moment that defined Rae Sremmurd.

Can NXNE Bounce Back This Year?

Can NXNE bounce back?

Jun 20, 2016

This was clearly a transition year for the Toronto festival, but it's unclear what it will transition into.

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Black Pussy just played Toronto. Why did no one care?

Jun 21, 2016

Cherry Cola’s justification for booking racist Portland band is emblematic of our larger problem.

LUKA Summon Up A Monkey King

PREMIERE: LUKA’s Summon Up a Monkey King has every love song you’ll ever need

Jun 20, 2016

The Toronto songwriter's Yellow K Records debut, Summon Up a Monkey King, is streaming exclusively at Chart Attack.

personal views: edmonton

PERSONAL VIEWS: A who’s-who guide to the emerging acts of Edmonton, Alberta

Jun 3, 2016

As the city reaches out to victims of Fort McMurray wildfire, four local musicians explain how the city’s isolation hurts and helps their music scene.

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Blood Orange Dev Hynes Freetown Sound

NOW HEAR THIS: Blood Orange’s new LP makes the personal intensely political

not dead yet

This new doc on Toronto’s DIY punk scene probes what a festival should do for its city

Kanye West Famous Vincent Desiderio

The artist who inspired Kanye West’s “Famous” gives his analysis

tokyo police club

Tokyo Police Club (and friends) played the same song for 12 hours straight

ghostbusters

8 artists Ghostbusters could have called instead of Fall Out Boy



Jun 24, 2016
double double land

Toronto venues are banding together to prevent sexual harassment and assault at shows



Jun 23, 2016
cherry cola black pussy

Black Pussy just played Toronto. Why did no one care?



Jun 21, 2016