Blue Rodeo, whose 1987 record Outskirts is number two on our list.
NOW's list of the 50 Best Toronto Albums Ever has only been online, and in print, for (as of this typing) about 10 hours. But already people are talking. Is Sacrifice's Soldiers of Misfortune really better than Forward To Termination? Where's The Band? Is Sloan even a Toronto band? NOW's editor and publisher Michael Hollett, music editor Benjamin Boles, and on-line editor John Semley talk about the origin of the project, the rationale behind some of the choices, and why your favourites got the axe at the last minute.