Yamantaka // Sonic Titan

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Matthew Stone

FKA Twigs, Sleater-Kinney, Danny Brown, the brand new Eisbaer Festival and more live shows we can't wait to see this month Read more

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British producer Sophie comes to Toronto to play a set with lots of hype, Aqua and Prozzäk's nostalgia overload, plus a few more outdoor festivals and lots more coming your way this month. Read more

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Cassandra Popescu

Review: acts like TOPS, Maylee Todd and Zaki Ibrahim shone at Camp Wavelength, and the festival maintained its community spirit after its artistic director's removal. Read more

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A review of the first three days of Festival D'ete de Quebec, featuring The Weeknd, Neil Young, Future, Lil Yachty, Killy, Yamantaka // Sonic Titan. The sprawling, eclectic Quebec City festival should be on the radar of music fans across the country. Read more

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The summer indie music fest moves to Fort York Garrison Common. Plus: Fleetwood Mac, Leon Bridges, the Horrors and more just announced Toronto shows Read more


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Richmond Lam

Yamantaka // Sonic Titan just released their heavy and ambitious new third album Dirt on Paper Bag. In this interview, the Toronto band say they're "here to rock, not wax philosophical about culture and race all day." Read more



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There was a political edge to the Austin festival this year and a genuinely impressive gender balance – Toronto artists also made a splash Read more

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Richmond Lam

Plus: new show announcements from The Breeders, U.S. Girls, Power Trip & Sheer Mag, FRIGS, Suuns and many more Read more


The conference is pretty dude-heavy and old-school, but there are fresh, diverse voices in the music programming Read more




Who doesn’t like the idea of making Toronto a place where musicians and music-related businesses can thrive? But so far, Music City seems more like a nice idea supported by city council than a reality. Read more

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Alaska B walks us through the two-year process behind making the music for Severed Read more


Music: Racism, Power And Privilege 101 panel pointed to the need for more of them Read more

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Members of Yamantaka // Sonic Titan, Fucked Up and more will explore inequity in the music community Read more



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Despite a tentative performance, reconfigured art-rock group's potential for explosive power remains huge Read more

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Sheezer say farewell; Yamantaka shakes things up Read more