Imran Khan is a freelance writer who lives in Canada. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Communications at York University before studying Creative Writing at the University of Toronto for Continuing Studies. In addition to PopMatters, he has also written for such publications like Inside Entertainment, aRUDE and The Toronto Quarterly.
The "Dom"-inant Strain: Dom Bouffard's Manifold Sounds | 9 Sep 2015 // 9:59 PM
A writer and musician of diverse works, Dom Bouffard discusses his evolution from punk-rocker to sound-art composer.
Curiouser and Curiouser: An Interview With Charlie Winston | 16 Mar 2015 // 10:00 PM
The British singer's latest LP, Curio City, finds all of his influences distilled down to a funk-strummed groove of pure pop magic.
Holding Death Hostage: Human Enigma in 'The Order of Death' | 28 Sep 2015 // 9:30 PM
Hugh Fleetwood's story of murder and guilt evades the clear resolutions of mystery-narratives, opting for a disturbing disquisition on human enigma.
Lush Life: The Music of Brazil's Doris Monteiro | 6 Aug 2015 // 9:30 PM
Doris Monteiro, Brazil's "Queen of Radio", offered in 1976 what was perhaps her finest musical declaration with Agora, a now obscure and luxurious treasure of Brazilian pop-delights.
Toronto Has Been Home to Some of the Most Successful DJs -- and Nightclubs | 5 Oct 2015 // 2:30 AM
Then and Now: Toronto Nightlife History currently stands as the most definitive account of nightclub culture in one of Canada’s most celebrated and beloved cities.
'The Sender' Delivers Psychic Horror | 4 Oct 2015 // 9:10 PM
The Sender is a phantasmagorical film of deadly, surreal dreams delivered with subtlety and nuance.
Speak of the Blue Devil: The Moody Grooves of Andy Kayes | 28 Jul 2015 // 4:00 AM
Andy Kayes' latest album of mercurial hip-hop finds the rapper putting the boom back in boom bap, one beat at a time.
MNSR Frites - 'The River Wandle' | 21 Jul 2015 // 6:05 AM
A set of chilled hip-hop funk, these are tunes designed for summer's lazy days.