Indie


How does Partner write their songs?

SOCAN Songwriting Prize Winners discusses their process

Megative throw an apocalyptic, punky reggae party

Inspired by what The Clash did in 1982

Les Louanges : Bold, Agile, Nonchalant

Standing apart on the Québec music scene

In the spotlight: grandson

Jordan Benjamin is angry, and he wants you to hear it

Upstarts: The Discarded

Family band’s teen sons garage-rock the house

U.S. Girls’ unique vision finds unlikely indie-rock breakthrough

Meg Remy leads listeners to difficult subjects with alluring...

Chilly Gonzales: Composing for solo piano in focused isolation

“Gonzo” is a smart, funny, ambitious music creator

Random Recipe: Always alive, “just like kombucha”

Ten years on, trio finds its way by covering its tracks

Upstarts: Moscow Apartment

Award-winning duo of 15-year-olds already growing from folk ...

Six Picks for 2018

Keep an eye on these SOCAN members, poised to emerge this ye...

Jason Bajada: Survivor

“I think I still have enough material for a whole life's w...

In the Spotlight: The Courtneys

In search of the perfect song

Earth Calling Di Astronauts

We have liftoff! Bob Bouchard, Lou Bélanger are in orbit

Broken Social Scene: Strangers in their hometown?

Pioneering Toronto indie-rock band returns after six-year la...

“We’ve always been relentless about trying to play as much as we can”

In The Spotlight: The Middle Coast

Making Sense of the 2017 Polaris Long List

Selections underscore musical diversity

RALPH: “Songwriting is how I work out my emotions”

Her earworm melodies, In the Spotlight

”Pop-noir” stylists turn toward hip-hop

In the Spotlight: Del Bel

From the comfort of YouTube to the challenge of playing live

In the Spotlight: Jordan Hébert

In The Spotlight: AHI, Partner, Stella Rio

Emerging acts in folk, pop-punk, and R&B