Opinion

Opinion

Michael Perlmutter looking into the future
May 31, 2017
by Kim Hughes

Money, songs, and music supervisors...

Field Trip Toronto music festival
May 1, 2017
by Bill King

As the weather warms, music festival activity across the country simultaneously picks up. Here's a guide to some of the highlights.

April 7, 2017
by External Source

Media today is populated with sad news recounting stories about victims and injustices.

April 6, 2017
by Jason Schneider

Over the past decade, Rae Spoon has built a stellar reputation as one of Canada’s most innovative singer/songwriters, while at the same time emerging as a role model for LGBTQ artists.

April 4, 2017
by Jason Schneider

Since releasing their debut EP, Waking, almost a year ago, The Kents have been building on their early promise as one of Canada’s best young guitar-based bands.

April 3, 2017
by Bill King

I’d only been in Canada a few weeks and recuperating from an emergency appendix removal when I meet Harry Hinde. To this day, I can’t pinpoint the exact time and place other than Harry dropped by and listened to a batch of songs I had written.

March 28, 2017
by Jason Schneider

Hamilton hard rock outfit Sumo Cyco is adept at many things, but subtlety isn’t one of them.

Five Questions With… Raina Douris
March 23, 2017
by Jason Schneider

She’s been a familiar voice on Toronto modern rock radio for several years, and now the rest of the Canada is getting to know Raina Douris as the h

March 21, 2017
by Jason Schneider

On their debut full-length album, Dreamless Sleep (released March 17), Toronto-based electronic duo Honey Beard take the best elements of

March 20, 2017
by Bill King

Chuck Berry could be charming and just as easily he could be as prickly as a porcupine up your arse.

March 16, 2017
by Jason Schneider

There seems to be an unusual connection between music and comedy in certain Canadian families.

March 14, 2017
by Jason Schneider

Since first arriving on the scene in the early 2000’s, Toronto roots-rocker Lindi Ortega has focused equal amounts of energy on building her reputa