Short Artist Profiles


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...

Grimskunk: Healthy, Necessary Rage

Band launches ninth album, just shy of 30th anniversary

Mélissa Laveaux: Roots

“All I want is to place Haitian music on a podium”

Amé : Aligning her own stars

A woman who personifies herself through music

Simon Kingsbury: In Simon’s Head

Artist faces his demons on Plaza

Suuns: The Mixtape Spirit

With Felt album, Montréal quartet takes a new turn

Rémi Chassé: Digging his Rock

“I’ll have succeeded when I’m the one people think of,...

Helena Deland: Chants and Whispers

Montréaler touches hearts, turns heads at SXSW 2018

The Beaches: Rock ‘n’ Roll Revival

Fueled by first-person songs of experience

Upstarts: Moscow Apartment

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

#ComposersWhoScore: Konrad OldMoney plays the (video) game

Gaming music wizard also co-writes with acts from Korea, Pol...

BigDay Music: Songs for any occasion

Making a career out of made-to-order music

Zen Bamboo’s Fountain of Youth

Suburban band has big dreams

Three Québec rap rookies to watch in 2018

FouKi, Marie-Gold, Rowjay sure to draw attention on the scen...

Les Tireux d’Roches : Digging up the treasure

Québec traditional band rescues songs from oblivion, irresi...

Nicole Lizée: Woman Machine

Jan V. Matejcek Award winner fascinated by obsolete technolo...

The Weather Station writes, records her “most ballsy” album

Tamara Lindeman gets more assertive, earning rave reviews

Pro songwriter Emma-Lee had her own recording to do

Still co-wrote songs, but produced with ‘80s/’90s pop fe...