Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
In 2016 I became a Polaris Music Prize juror. It was instantly exciting to explore the spectacular array of Canadian music up for the prize, much of it little known gems that would go unheralded without the amazing work Polaris has been doing for the past 12 years. Now in my second year, I was
Monday, May 29th, 2017
“Naomi Wachira’s “Song of Lament” is an Ode to Resilience.” Some albums communicate a truth, urgency, and humanity so profound that it resonates long after it ends; singer-songwriter Naomi Wachira’s Song of Lament is one of those...
Monday, March 13th, 2017
This makes me soooooo HAPPY!!! I love you, Boy! TWM
Wednesday, February 15th, 2017
My favourite track off of Joanne! TWM
Sunday, January 1st, 2017
New Winehouse Features Coming Soon! TWM
Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
Fifi Rong is probably one of the most unusual and daring artists making pop music today. As Lady Gaga attempts to walk the path of a more earnest provocateur, the London-based producer, songwriter and performer is bringing her multi-dimensional,...
Sunday, October 30th, 2016
The lovely Liz Loughrey recently released her inspiring single Rise UP! Drawing from Caribbean influences and Nina Simone’s message that an artist must use their voice to create change, Loughrey is using her music to not only get us...
Thursday, September 29th, 2016
“Music is my opportunity to try to understand and be better,” explains Xenia Rubinos. “I’ve been in a fight with words for over a decade, and it was time for me to face myself.” It’s a surprising...
Sunday, August 14th, 2016
Hannah Georgas discusses her deeply intimate album inspired by her 98-year-old grandmother. Touring is notoriously chaotic even in the best of circumstances. So it is no surprise that when speaking to singer-songwriter Hannah Georgas on Canada day...
Thursday, April 28th, 2016
The Legacy of Frida Kahlo | Director: Tadasuke Kotani |89 min “The things people leave behind retain extremely personal feelings.” Miyako Ishiuchi Prince has just died over a week ago and an iconic jacket that he wore...