Edmonton Folk Fest & Chicago Riot Fest Unveil Lineups

Since both the Edmonton Folk Festival and Chicago's Riot Fest released their lineups today, I posted them both at once. Compare, contrast and carp/crow about how crappy/completely amazing your...

HuDost Lose Out in PledgeMusic Meltdown

HuDost’s Moksha Sommer and Jemal Wade Hines have issued a candid statement to their fans, shedding light on their album’s release campaign through now-disgraced crowd-funding platform PledgeMusic. HuDost are among...
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Next Week in Music | May 27-June 2 • 150 New Releases Headed Your...

It's an interesting week for new music: While there are more than 150 albums, EPs and singles on the docket, big-name artists are pretty much AWOL (except for a...

Next Week in Music | May 27-June 2, 2019 • New Books

When I'm not listening to music — and sometimes when I am — there's a good chance I'm reading about music. You too? You've come to the right place....
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Next Week in Music | May 27-June 2, 2019 • TV & Movies

Thanks to the long weekend down south, nearly all the late-night talk shows are off this week. So televised music performances will be few and far between. Here are...
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Next Week in Music | May 20-26 • 110 New Releases Headed Your Way

Some weeks it's about quantity. Others, it's about quality. This time it's a bit of both. There are more than 110 albums, EPs and singles being released next week....

Next Week in Music | May 20-26, 2019 • New Books

If writing about music is like dancing about architecture, does that make reading about music like juggling about engineering? I don't know. But I do know that these biographies,...
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Next Week in Music | May 20-26, 2019 • TV & Movies

I know you like to watch. So here's a list of the musicians who will be singing for their supper next week on the boob tube — and the...

Next Week in Music | May 13-19 • 110 New Releases Headed Your Way

There are more than 110 albums, EPs and singles being released next week. And yeah, I know that Carly Rae Jepsen’s Dedicated and DJ Khaled’s Father of Asahd are...

Next Week in Music | May 13-19, 2019 • New Books

A magazine retrospective, a country-music memoir, an engineer's recollections, an extensive classic album review and something to play around with: Here are the memoirs and other music-related books due...
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Next Week in Music | May 13-19, 2019 • Music on TV

I know you like to watch. So here's a list of the musicians who will be singing for their supper next week on the boob tube. Of course, everything...

Free Music Alert | Coilguns

Free music is the best music, right? And if you're an extreme metal fan, you'll want to get in on this freebie from Coilguns. The Swiss hardcore/noise/metal/punk rebels are...

Next Week in Music | May 6-12 • 110 New Releases Headed Your Way

There are more than 110 albums, EPs and singles being released next week. Mark your calendars and pre-order your favourites — but don’t blame me if things change at...

Next Week in Music | May 6-12, 2019 • New Books

I couldn't read music if you put a gun to my head. But I have no trouble reading about music. Here are the biographies, memoirs and other music-related books...
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Next Week in Music | May 6-12, 2019 • Music on TV

I know you like to watch. So here's a list of the musicians who will be singing for their supper next week on the boob tube. Of course, everything...

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