Short Artist Profiles


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...

Mara Tremblay: Free, with her loved ones

“I threw away what broke me”

Ryan Kennedy Finds Inner Peace

But reveals a dark side on wise, gentle sophomore album

Maude Audet: Writing in Balance

Her Ariane Moffatt-produced Comme une odeur de déclin album...

Dany Placard renovates his facade

With sixth solo album, he goes in a new direction

Gabrielle Shonk’s Good Habits

Her first album is touching, like a caress

Christina Petrowska-Quilico: An award-winning champion of Canadian music

Lauded concert pianist performs, records many works by Canad...

Ramachandra Borcar: “I aim for the perfect union between image and sound”

One of SOCAN’s versatile #ComposersWhoScore, who splits hi...

One-off gig leads to permanent, harmony-heavy band

In the Spotlight: Johnson Crook