Next Week in Music | Nov. 25-Dec. 2, 2018

Here are the major album releases, TV appearances, anniversaries and other events coming up in the next seven days. Mark your calendars and pre-order your favourites — but don’t...

Indie Roundup (Get Some Edition) | Five Freaky Friday Finds

U.N. Jefferson get down, Daniel Romano gets his freak on (again), Bad Animal get destructive, Jean-Michel Blais gets kicked out and more in today's Roundup. A man, a plan,...

DIY Discovery | Telemonster

Most of the music I hear is sent to me by labels and publicists. But there's nothing like getting it straight from the source. Welcome to the latest instalment...

Finders/Keepers | Three Great Recent Albums You Might Have Missed

Today's finds: Recent gems from Greek rockers The Callas and Sonic Youth's Lee Ranaldo, Mississippi blues scion Cedric Burnside and London dance masters Skeewiff. Get up for the downstroke. The...

Indie Roundup (All-Canada Edition) | Three Homegrown Videos To Salute Today

Tom Wilson re-introduces himself, JD Era rolls his own way and more in today's Roundup. Do geese see God? 1 | Tom Wilson has been through an identity crisis –...

Quick Hits | Six News Stories From Around the Interwebs

Today's headlines: Punk Rock Bowling sets up a new frame, Drake makes it rain, Joe Perry takes five, APC do AC/DC, Weezer go black and more. 1 | This year's...

Back Stories | My 2010 Interview With Hendrix Bassist Billy Cox

Since I reviewed the new Electric Ladyland box set last week, I figured I'd dig a littler further into my Jimi Hendrix files and resurrect this 2010 interview I...

Mini Pop Kids Take Flight Across Canada | Sponsored Post

Don’t miss your chance to Take Flight with Canada’s best-selling kid’s music group! The Mini Pop Kids are heading out on tour across Canada with their brand-new album. The Mini...

Indie Roundup | Three Tracks to Top Off Your Tuesday

Full Throttle Baby dumb it down, Rosalyn comes to the rescue and Victory Chimes spin to win in today's Roundup. Come on, big money! No whammies! No whammies! 1 |...

Indie Roundup | Four New Tracks To Make Monday Complete

Rick & Morty get stabbed by clipping., Nightwish look back, Olivia Castriota has it rough and Pearl & The Oysters hit the Sunshine State in today's Roundup. Welcome back...

Finders/Keepers | Three Amazing Albums To Discover Today

Today's finds: Country weirdos Those Poor Bastards, London dance-punks oh800 and African groovers Baba Commandant & The Mandingo Band. Let's get right down to it: Those Poor Bastards Inhuman Nature MY ASSESSMENT:...

Soup, Capes & Ice Shows | The Tinnitist Interviews Rick Wakeman

Prog fans know Rick Wakeman has a way with a keyboard line. Turns out he can also handle a punchline. Like countless others, I learned that watching Wakeman's hilariously ribald...

DIY Discovery | One In The Chamber

Most of the music I hear is sent to me by labels and publicists. But there's nothing like getting it straight from the source. Welcome to today's instalment of...

Next Week in Music | Nov. 19-25

Here are the major album releases, TV appearances, anniversaries and other events coming up in the next seven days. Mark your calendars and pre-order your favourites — but don’t...

Old 97’s | Love the Holidays & Rhett Miller | The Messenger

Home-made gifts are always more special. And more memorable. So The Old 97's definitely earn some brownie points for writing the bulk of the songs on their Christmas album...

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