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In the wake of PWR BTTM's cancelled Toronto show, one fan considers the impact of the allegations against lead singer Ben Hopkins more

May 25, 2017 4:08 PM Features

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Samuel Engelking

The Toronto singer/songwriter on the carceral system, the Appropriation Prize and booze-free shows more

May 24, 2017 12:41 PM Features

The new Toronto-based group is also a rebirth for the sisters of Magneta Lane more

May 23, 2017 5:39 PM Features

“What I’m not okay with is getting on the hamster wheel and trying to churn out an album every two years and do the whole rigamarole. I’d rather put a fork in my eye." more

May 23, 2017 12:00 PM Features 1 Comments

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Mike Watier

If Nirvana were grunge’s Beatles and Pearl Jam were The Who (or Neil Young – take your pick), Soundgarden were Led Zeppelin more

May 18, 2017 2:51 PM Features

The new multi-channel Canadian music platform is live today, with features on Mac DeMarco and Bishop Briggs more

May 18, 2017 6:00 AM Features 1 Comments

Another eclectic roundup of new tunes by local musicians who deserve your attention more

May 16, 2017 7:59 PM Features

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Samuel Engelking

“There are studios opening around Toronto all the time now and creating a scene again," says co-owner Chris Stringer more

May 16, 2017 7:44 PM Features

The local scene has all the pieces to become its own mecca of R&B, but it could take some notes from the Brits more

May 16, 2017 7:00 PM Features

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The hit-maker talks being driven to school by celebrities, imposing radio silence and the wildly unfortunate name of one of his fledgling R&B groups more

May 16, 2017 3:12 PM Features


Michael Rancic

Seven44 has been locked out by its landlord, while Ratio has chosen to cease operations more

May 16, 2017 11:41 AM Features 1 Comments

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Nancy Bundt

"He should be considered a gay icon even though he was not gay – he was androgynous and he was sexual and he was alive." more

May 12, 2017 2:55 PM Features

“The Horseshoe is a beacon for music lovers, a pilgrimage place for those who love and understand its significance as part of Toronto’s rich musical landscape,” says author David McPherson more

May 11, 2017 4:13 PM Features

Martin Springett's The Gardening Club is cosmic Canadiana at its best, and his story is a CanCon prog rock version of the Searching For Sugar Man saga more

May 10, 2017 11:33 AM Features

The Edmonton singer/songwriter talks settling down in Los Angeles, writing songs about his dad and why James Taylor is like "an evil butterknife" more

May 9, 2017 1:16 PM Features

Anamai's Anna Mayberry

Vivian Tabar

The Toronto experimental folk musician discusses her just-released album, What Mountain, and her newfound desire for movement in all its forms more

May 8, 2017 6:04 PM Features

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Zach Slootsky

Sexual violence can happen to anyone, but marginalized people are the least likely to get help when they need it more

May 8, 2017 12:03 PM Features

The Toronto country-pop icons enlisted a recent OCAD grad to direct the video for their latest single more

May 8, 2017 9:52 AM Features

Plus a handful of other Swedish heavy rock bands you should know about more

May 5, 2017 11:30 PM Features


Devin Jones

SHHHH Vol. 2 and It’s Cold Outside aim to bridge the gaps in the city's fragmented music scene more

May 2, 2017 4:57 PM Features