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:

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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

Congrats to Feist on Her Polaris Prize Win

Last night Leslie Feist deservedly took home the 2012 Polaris Prize for her album ‘Metals’. While Polaris always results in some hot debate over personal preferences and the formulas for determining “artistic merit”, I think it’s fair to say that […]

By | September 25th, 2012|General|0 Comments

Music Roundup: Headlines From This Week in Canadian Music 7/20

A big week on the awards front with Polaris and the Canadian Country Music Awards announcing their nominations. Check out some of the news making headlines this week in the Canadian Music Industry.

 

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By | July 20th, 2012|Weekly Roundup|0 Comments