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Best Songs of the Week

With so much good music steadily coming through, it's easy to miss out on some of the best. To help prevent this, we've picked some of our favorite tracks from the week. Here are the songs... Read more »

10 Toronto Artists to Watch Out For

Between Drake and our crack-smoking former mayor, Toronto has been put under a spotlight these past few years. The city itself has become the kid up the block that we all see but don’t really know... Read more »

Surprise Features We’d Love to Hear on Kanye West’s New Album

Kanye West loves to collaborate, and it looks like he's taking his collaborative ambition to new heights with his upcoming So Help Me God album. Just look at the credits on "All Day." Not only did... Read more »

You’re Doing it Wrong: 10 Common Mistakes Independent Artists Make

Thanks to the internet, it's easier than ever to call yourself an artist, make a little music, and start sharing with the world. And thanks to the internet, we've got more shitty art than ever before,... Read more »

Techno in the Trap House: Brodinski on his Innovative Debut Album “BRAVA”

For anyone paying attention to electronic music, Brodinski will be a familiar name. He’s been a fixture in clubs and at festivals worldwide and he’s the co-founder of the always on-point label Bromance, which has released music from Gesaffelstein, Club... Read more »

13 Acts You Should See in Concert This Spring

While it might be tempting to sit inside in the dark and listen to music on your crackly laptop speakers, especially if you live somewhere that gets cold over the winter months, there are some shows... Read more »

15 Free Songs You Should Download Right Now

Every Sunday we collect the best free music we can find and put it all in one place. If you fell behind or just feel like building up your iTunes, we've got you covered. Here are... Read more »

5 On It: The Energy

5 On It is a feature that looks at five of the best under-the-radar rap findings from the past week, highlighting new or recently discovered artists, or interesting obscurities. Chris Cartier – “Tempo” It’s very easy... Read more »

Plugged: SoundCloud Rules Everything Around Me

I'm not sure if you're aware, but the future of music lives on SoundCloud. It might sound silly, but it makes sense; the music sharing program has so many social aspects built-in, and whether you like... Read more »

Best New Artists of the Month

Finding new artists is easier than ever, but this creates a problem: it's harder than ever to filter through it all and keep tabs on what's really good. With so many artists popping up every day,... Read more »

Did These Rappers Leave Something In The Oven?

Wait a minute, did these rappers leave the oven on? Let's find out...... Read more »

Best Songs of the Month

With so much good music steadily coming through, it's easy to miss out on some of the best. To help prevent this, we've rounded up the best songs from the past month. Here are the songs... Read more »

Globetrotting Back Home: Heems and the Creation of “Eat.Pray.Thug.”

To describe Heems’ debut solo album as “anticipated” is insufficient. This is the man who turned rap on its head as a founding member of Das Racist, only to disband once the band’s notoriety started to... Read more »

8 Things You Need to Know About Allan Kingdom

Kanye West graced us with one of the best live TV performances of his career when he debuted "All Day" at the BRIT Awards last night. Wowing the audience with a flamethrowers and large crowd of... Read more »

The Best Music Videos of the Month (February 2015)

The music videos released in the past month imagine ideal worlds beyond the present reality. For Jessie Ware and Jungle, it's a vibrant, surreal landscape that viewers can escape to. For alt-J and Florence + the... Read more »