Casey MQ

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Samuel Engelking

He's best known as an electronic artist and producer, but the in-demand multi-hyphenate is also a composer for film – and he’s been keeping very busy Read more


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Samuel Engelking

Reviews of Black Mountain, Zaki Ibrahim, Badge Époque Ensemble, Casey MQ and more from Canadian Music Week 2019. Read more

Concert reviews

Jasmin Mozaffari’s atmospheric feature film debut stars Michaela Kurimsky and Karena Evans as best friends bursting to leave for the big city Read more


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Samuel Engelking

From punk-infused hip-hop to dance music creating its own space – who’s setting the tone for the city’s music scenes? Read more

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You can expect big things from these Toronto artists this fall, from genre-stretching hardcore veterans to the next big R&B star Read more



Arden Wray

Album review: The new record from Toronto singer/songwriter L Con (aka Lisa Conway), Insecurities In Being, is moody and complex, and it arrives fully on its own terms. Read more

Album reviews

These are the shows NOW critics are looking forward to this month. Charlotte Day Wilson, U.S. Girls, Majid Jordan, Born Ruffians and Frigs play hotly anticipated hometown gigs, plus shows by Ty Segall, Lil Berete, Yaeji and more. Read more

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Gillian Mapp

On her new album The Secret Life Of Planets, the Toronto-based sci-fi soul singer gives cosmic resonance to intensely personal music Read more


The song is the first solo release by the Unbuttoned vocalist/songwriter Read more