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Happy birthday to Noel Gallagher, who turns 55 today (May 29). Can't wait to find out what Liam got him. A vintage guitar, smashed into teeny-tiny pieces? Framed, blown-up...

Next Week in Music | May 30 – June 5 • New Books

A bedroom rapper, a country packrat, a punk poetess, a grown-up teen popster — and the only band that matters: These are are your choices for a quiet week....

Next Week in Music | May 30 – June 5 • On TV

It's quiet out there. Too quiet. Blame Memorial Day in the U.S. Or the fact that summer has finally arrived. Or hell, blame me. I don't mind. All I...

Next Week in Music | May 23-29 • The Short List: 7 Titles You...

Wilco go country, Steve Earle pays tribute to Jerry Jeff Walker, Def Leppard bang a gong, Stars come out to play again, Liam Gallagher and his anorak are back...

Next Week in Music | May 23-29 • The Long List: 340+ Releases On...

“I’ve come to wish you an unhappy birthday / Cause you're evil and you lie / And if you should die / I may feel slightly sad (But I...

Next Week in Music | May 23-29 • New Books

Three classic rockers, two guitar legends, one pop superstar and a band of merry scumdogs — these are the people in your literary neighbourhood next week. Read all about...

Next Week in Music | May 23-29 • On TV

Q: What do you call it when Turnstile, Supergrass, Bloc Party and Def Leppard are all on TV in the same week? A: A damn good start. Fire up...

The GOAT On His New Album: The Details Are Vague

The GOAT spills the beans about his upcoming debut album The Details Are Vague, due June 10 via Groundwork Recordings. “This music on The Details Are Vague didn’t come from...

Zen Brings The Himalayas To Vancouver

Ansa GaRangDengZhen — aka Zen — will bring his timely message of love and peace to Vancouver this summer. The Tibetan singer-songwriter and producer's Songs From The Himalayas tour...

Next Week in Music | May 16-22 • The Short List: 12 Titles You...

Canadian metalheads, American rockers, British jazz kings, Irish bluesmen, Swedish indie popsters, U.K. punks, Finnish multi-taskters and more. There's a whole world of new music at your feet next...

Next Week in Music | May 16-22 • The Long List: 375 Releases On...

Happy 20th birthday to the Wu-Tang Name Generator. If you have ever wondered where Donald Glover came up with his musical handle Childish Gambino, now you know. And if...

Next Week in Music | May 16-22 • New Books

Haggard and the Heads. The Stones and Strangers. RZA and reggae. The Beatles and Bob. Elvis and Edinburgh. Joan and Jesus. Along with a slew of scholarly tomes about...

Next Week in Music | May 16-22 • On TV

Sleaford Mods visit Seth, Franz Ferdinand come to see Kimmel, Måneskin bring their supermodel to mee Fallon, Bonnie Raitt perks up your Saturday morning, Japanese Breakfast gets served on...

Next Week in Music | May 9-15 • The Short List: 8 Titles You...

The Black Keys are ready to boogie. Florence + The Machine have dance fever. Kendrick Lamar takes a big step with Mr. Morale. The Rolling Stones return to the...

Next Week in Music | May 9-15 • The Long List: 310 Releases On...

Bluesman Robert Johnson was born on May 8, 1911. If you don't know who he is and what he accomplished in his short life, feel free to read my...

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