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The Best Canadian Albums of 2014
21 Dec 2014 // 8:06 PM

From Steph Cameron to White Lung, these 15 releases showcase the very best of Canadian music in 2014, and illustrate that the Canadian music community is definitely thriving and maturing.

The Best New / Emerging Artists of 2014
18 Dec 2014 // 8:10 PM

There was no shortage of new and exciting music in 2014. From an avant-garde saxophone quartet to soul-inflected pop from the UK, this crop of artists gave us a lot of great music this year.


The Forecastle Festival: Louisville, KY (Day One)
22 Jul 2015 // 5:00 AM

Sam Smith blows the crowd away at a busy, memorable opening day of Forecastle 2015.

The Decemberists + Alvvays: 7 April 2015: Philadelphia
10 Apr 2015 // 2:00 AM

The Decemberists recreated its sonic specialties wonderfully at the Academy of Music in Philadelphia on April 7.


The Decemberists + Alvvays: 6 April 2015 - Beacon Theatre, New York (Photos)
13 Apr 2015 // 5:00 AM

Photos of the Decemberists and Alvvays show at the Beacon Theatre in New York, along with tour dates for both bands.

South By Southwest Music Festival 2015: Wednesday
19 Mar 2015 // 8:30 AM

B├śRNS, Ryn Weaver, and Stromae all stand out as artists poised to break out big in 2015 after their stellar performances at SXSW.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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