trends of the year

The music trends of 2016

Dec 29, 2016

From safety in the DIY scene to robots making music, here's what we wrote about the most in 2016.

Personal Views Best of 2016

PERSONAL VIEWS: The best music of 2016 from cities around Canada

Dec 21, 2016

From Saskatchewan hip-hop to Francophone ballads, we shine a spotlight on the best from Canada's most interesting corners.

Chart Attack Best Canadian Music Videos 2016

Our 10 Best Canadian Music Videos of 2016

Dec 15, 2016

The only year-end list that will make you want to hug your dog, watch Speed 2, and eat a big plate of jerk chicken.

25 Best Canadian Songs of 2016

25 Best Canadian Songs of 2016

Dec 9, 2016

2016 was a terrible year for the world, but a great year for Canadian music.

Staff Picks - BadBadNotGood IV

IV shows BADBADNOTGOOD might be the most versatile band in music today

Jul 11, 2016

The first album where the Toronto quartet collaborates with a handful of vocalists, IV is a huge leap forward.

Modern Baseball - Tripping in the Dark (Modern Baseball Documentary)

Modern Baseball’s new documentary will make you call your loved ones instantly

Apr 6, 2016

The Philly musicians discuss mental health and their rise to being your next favourite band.

Staff Picks - Jazz Cartier, Smileswithteeth, Fake Drugs

STAFF PICKS: Hotel Paranoia is Jazz Cartier’s coronation

Feb 4, 2016

PLUS: Smileswithteeth's new EP glows with energy of Montreal & Fake Drugs soundtrack the singularity (basically).