Polaris Prize Announces Short List

Always an interesting time in Canadian music when the highly-debated Polaris Prize whittles down it’s nominees. This morning at the Drake Hotel, the short list was revealed. Here are the top ten “artistic merit”-based albums vying for top spot:

Godspeed You! […]

By | July 16th, 2013|General|0 Comments

Polaris Announces 2013 Long List

Let the games begin! Polaris has announced their 40-artist long list for this year’s coveted prize. Always good for some heated music discussion the Polaris recognizes the “best” Canadian albums of the year, based solely on artistic merit. 16 of […]

By | June 13th, 2013|General|0 Comments

Music Roundup: Headlines From This Week in Canadian Music

North By Northeast kicked off in Toronto this week with a musical train rolling into town. The Polaris Prize announced it’s long list, and a Canadian legend was honored in the American Songwriter Hall of Fame. Here are some headlines […]

By | June 15th, 2012|Weekly Roundup|0 Comments