Short Artist Profiles


Jennifer Wilson: choosing creative process over technology

Her children’s book similarly fosters a love of compositio...

Caracol: Constantly Re-defining Her Music

Treading new musical path with Symbolism album

Upstarts: Hex update riot grrrl sound

Young band also challenges dismissive sound people

Ouri, Alone on the Frontline

Transmitting her art, from her mind to ours

Hill Kourkoutis: From The Launch to her own orbit

Professional musician focuses on songwriting, producing

Erin Costelo on an upward trajectory

On record, on screen, on tour, it’s all moving higher

How does Jessica Mitchell co-write her songs?

Literally, it’s the art of conversation

Pascale Picard: Behind closed doors with jangled nerves

Mid-30s songwriting mom makes solo comeback

Matt Mays – Seeing double

With acoustic twin of “broken-hearted party-rock” album

Richard Reed Parry: The Journey over the Destination

“To me, it’s like painting with words”

Wild Rivers: Succeeding on Spotify

With their self-described “folk 'n’ roll and country sou...

Ariane Moffatt: Resting on Fragile Things

“I dig up what we don’t see in people”

Megative throw an apocalyptic, punky reggae party

Inspired by what The Clash did in 1982

Shifting gear, digging roots

Kaia Kater pushes forward while fractured

Les Louanges : Bold, Agile, Nonchalant

Standing apart on the Québec music scene

Klaus: Dream Band

Trio Klaus is fuelled by mutual admiration

Upstarts: The Discarded

Family band’s teen sons garage-rock the house

Chilly Gonzales: Composing for solo piano in focused isolation

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

Chromeo: Funk From Head To Toe

“Making music to make people happy is a political gesture...

Chances: Passport to the Unknown

Trio integrates different cultures with indie-pop and electr...