Alvvays
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Reviews // 4 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
//Features

The Best Canadian Albums of 2014
21 Dec 2014 // 9:06 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 // 9:10 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.

//Reviews

Alvvays: Antisocialites
12 Sep 2017 // 9:30 PM

Antisocialites is chock full of sly, honest assessments of the misery -- or, at best, the ambivalence -- inherent in so much of dating, especially when toxic masculinity enters the frame.

The Forecastle Festival: Louisville, KY (Day One)
22 Jul 2015 // 6:00 AM

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

//Blogs

The Decemberists + Alvvays: 6 April 2015 - Beacon Theatre, New York (Photos)
13 Apr 2015 // 6:00 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 // 9:30 AM

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

//Mixed media

//Blogs

"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layers and textures to music.

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