Thursday, December 26 2013
It was a year of thrilling comebacks from legends like My Blooody Valentine and David Bowie as well the launch of major new talents like Lorde and Kacey Musgraves. These artists had the biggest impact on the shape of music in 2013.
Thursday, December 19 2013
There's a thrilling breadth of styles and approaches explored by the best albums hailing from Canada in 2013, ranging from good ol' garage rock to East-West "noh-wave", from traditionalist country to First Nations' EDM.
Thursday, December 12 2013
Above all, 2013 was a year when electronic music's cream of the crop did what they do best and left no one wanting for more.
Wednesday, May 2 2012
If Toronto is having a Seattle moment, as The New York Times called it, it's fair to say that Canadian electronic music is having a Chicago/Detroit moment.
Monday, October 14 2013
Increasingly acclaimed Canadian noise artist makes a thrilling, gleefully intense record that ought to win him even more ears.
Tuesday, May 17 2011
The Canadian sound artist unleashes his most chilling and disorienting record like so many bats in a darkened room.
Tuesday, March 10 2009
After the gut-busting emotional hurricane of Harmony in Ultraviolet, An Imaginary Country is a much-needed breather, favoring rich stasis and Zen-like serenity over topsy-turvy drama.
Thursday, January 10 2008
Hecker's latest sounds far too isolated, and beautiful, to have been played live in front of a crowd.