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The soulful Toronto singer/songwriter stretches out in new directions on his surprise-release sophomore album, with mixed results Read more

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J. Mitchel Reed

Album review: Lydia Persaud, Let Me Show You: The O'Pears and Dwayne Gretzky singer is an excellent songwriter and her voice is beautifully warm and sweet – sometimes too sweet for the genre. Read more

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Album review: Solange, When I Get Home – with her dreamy tribute to her Houston roots, the R&B/soul auteur shows the South has still got something to say. Read more

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The singer/songwriter brings glamour and depth to love and heartbreak, sidestepping hackneyed lyrics and bringing magic to the mundane Read more

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Album review: Echolocation, Toronto R&B/soul artist Chloe Charles's first album under her new name, ECHLO, unleashes the full range of her voice and style. Read more

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The Internet's new album Hive Mind, reviewed: Back in 2011 when co-founders Syd and Matt Martians debuted the project as a skeletal funk offshoot of Odd Future, you'd never guess how far they'd come. Read more

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Album review: Witch Prophet's The Golden Octave – the Toronto alt-R&B singer/songwriter's long-awaited debut album – is fully realized, empowering and so gratifying. Read more

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Matt Williams

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

Music

The rising Toronto R&B and soul musician's debut full-length is a beautiful account of a 20-something falling in and out of love Read more

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Ahead of the group's first-ever Toronto show, we speak with instrumentalist Carl McIntosh – and MuchMusic's Master T, who brought them to us Read more

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