We invited our team of contributors to share some of their favourite songs of 2017. Many identify with their top picks on a personal level where the song is the soundtrack to their year; for some, their list represents a culmination of 2017’s hard work; and others select clear stand-outs amidst the transforming process of … Continue reading
By: Staff – Today, Darcys kick off the holiday season with an original Christmas song, “Another Log On The Fire”, which you can stream below. Written, recorded, and produced by Jason Couse and Wes Marskell, “Another Log On The Fire” offers Darcys fans a new holiday classic. Mixed by Matty Green (Coldplay, Rhianna, The … Continue reading
Photos by: Francesca Ludikar – Canadian R&B artist The Weeknd, who released his third album, Starboy, on November 25th, 2016 via XO/Republic, performed at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto last night (Sept. 9th) during his ongoing Starboy: Legend Of The Fall 2017 World Tour.
By: Staff – The Polaris Music Prize unveiled the 40 albums on this year’s Long List earlier today at the National Arts Centre (NAC) in Ottawa. The 2017 Polaris Music Prize Long List: A Tribe Called Red – We Are The Halluci Nation Alaclair Ensemble – Les Frères Cueilleurs Anciients – Voice of the Void … Continue reading
By: Staff – The nominees for the 2017 MMVAs have been announced, with Canadian artists A Tribe Called Red, Grimes, and Shawn Mendes topping the list with an impressive four nominations each. Close behind with three nominations each are Alessia Cara, Drake, Ed Sheeran, Lorde, PUP, The Weeknd, and Zeds Dead. Performers Arkells and Niall Horan each nabbed … Continue reading
Photos by: Shahnoor Ijaz – Toronto-based hip-hop artist Nav, who released his self-titled debut mixtape on February 24th, 2017 via XO/Republic, performed at the Mod Club in Toronto last night.
By: Staff – The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) announced the nominees for the 46th Annual JUNO Awards at a press conference at REBEL Nightclub in Toronto this morning. The Weeknd garnered an impressive five nomination: JUNO Fan Choice*, Single of the Year, Album of the Year*, Artist of the Year, and R&B/Soul Recording of … Continue reading
By: Staff – Firefly Music Festival returns to The Woodlands for the sixth year from June 15th through 18th. Along with headliners The Weeknd, Muse, Twenty One Pilots, Chance the Rapper, and Bob Dylan and His Band, the lineup also features Flume, Weezer, The Shins, Thirty Seconds to Mars, Dillion Francis, Miike Snow, Kesha, Franz Ferdinand, and … Continue reading
By: Staff – Bonnaroo has unveiled the full artist lineup for its 2017 edition. This year’s edition of the world- renowned four-day multi-stage camping festival will showcase over 100 artists, headlined by Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Weeknd, and, in an exclusive first-ever headline performance, U2 performing a set that will include the career-defining 1987 release The Joshua Tree in … Continue reading
Photos by: Brandon Newfield – The 2016 Jingle Ball North concert took place at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto last night with Canadian R&B artist The Weeknd, who released his third album, Starboy, on November 25th, 2016 via XO/Republic, EDM duo The Chainsmokers, who released their second EP, Collage, on November 4th, 2016 via Columbia, ancouver-based pop-rock … Continue reading