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Max Mertens

It was an anxious year, and that was reflected in NOW's critics' 10 best albums from 2018, which alternated between amplifying our insecurities and soothing them. more

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What does Toronto sound like? This year's best local albums, as voted by NOW critics, offered many different ways to hear it more

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All photos courtesy of iHeartRadio

Dua Lipa, The Chainsmokers, Alessia Cara and more played iHeartRadio's third annual Jingle Ball marathon mega-concert at Scotiabank Arena. more

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The art-rocker said his American Utopia tour would be his most ambitious since Stop Making Sense – and he delivered more

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In this interview with CupcakKe, the self-described “freak hoe” rapper gets real about colourism, independence and rapping about genitals. She plays CMW this week. more

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On their debut album, the Toronto trio channel retro influences into a modern and cohesive mix of hip-hop and electronic production more

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Mayor John Tory declared February 7 a day to celebrate the UK punk band, while "Music City" still faces real and present issues more

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The former Deadly Snakes singer returns with his first album in over a decade. It was worth the wait more

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Samuel Engelking

After a decade in storage, the iconic spinning records are finally lit up for public view at Yonge-Dundas Square – but the saga continues more

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Graham Macindoe

Singer Matt Berninger dedicated a song to the newly crowned MLS Cup champions Toronto FC more

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He's hinted at a hiatus, but his show with Actress showed he's got plenty more ideas to explore more

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The Nigerian-American producer/provocateur explores resistance at X Avant XII more

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The Screaming Eagle of Soul has passed away at age 68, but his unwavering message of love and positivity will live on more

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Dominick Mastrangelo

At the release show for their debut album, the Windsor-via-Sackville slacker rock band were the guitar heroes we need right now more

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Diplo and Skrillex's cross-country train tour brings good times to town more

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Rae Sremmurd on the year that's taken them from Tupelo, Mississippi to touring all over the world more

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Shows that rocked Toronto last week more

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A Great Gatsby-themed set, chandeliers and hit after hit more

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Queercore pioneer reunites with former band for Not Dead Yet more

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