Loud/Hard/Metal


Obey The Brave flips the bird at adversity

The metalcore band launches its fourth album

How do Grandson, colleagues, co-write their songs?

SOCAN Songwriting Prize 2019 winners discusses their process

Grandson, co-writers receive $10,000, other prizes, for “Blood/Water”

SOCAN Songwriting Prize 2019 winners visit our Toronto offic...

FET.NAT: A Surprise and An Identity Crisis

Experimental band lands on Polaris Music Prize Short List

Classic hard rock band Triumph to be inducted into Canada’s Walk of Fame

SOCAN members Rik Emmett, Gil Moore, Mike Levine will be hon...

SOCAN Awards 2019 Video Interview: Dallas Smith

From the garage to Nashville, writing and choosing songs

PUP turn Morbid Stuff into great pop-punk anthems

SOCAN Songwriting Prize 2017 winners come storming back

SOCAN Awards 2019 Red Carpet Video: Chad Kroeger

Nickelback frontman talks songwriting

2019 JUNOs Video Interviews: Voivod

Winner of Metal/Hard Album of the Year Award

Noé Talbot: Plucking all the strings at once

How to diversify without becoming scattered

JUNO Nominee Interview: Beyond Creation

Nominated for Metal/Hard Music Album of the Year

Upstarts: Hex update riot grrrl sound

Young band also challenges dismissive sound people

Ragers: A New Era

New album Raw Footage created in Paris, L.A., Montréal

In the Spotlight: FRIGS

Exploring tension, unifying disparate recordings

Grimskunk: Healthy, Necessary Rage

Band launches ninth album, just shy of 30th anniversary

Suuns: The Mixtape Spirit

With Felt album, Montréal quartet takes a new turn

The Beaches: Rock ‘n’ Roll Revival

Fueled by first-person songs of experience

Galaxie presents Super Lynx Deluxe

A radical sonic leap forward

Theory of a Deadman earn SOCAN No. 1 Song Award for “Rx (Medicate)”

SOCAN holds “surprise” presentation to honour song

Voivod: Thrash ‘til The End

After 35 years and thousands of shows worldwide, Voivod is i...