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Watch The National, Hot Chip, Jessie Ware, & More Play House Shows For Charity

Today, hundreds of musicians in over 200 cities around the world are playing intimate house shows as part of Give A Home, a charity event…
Peter Helman | September 20, 2017 - 9:19 pm

Khalid – “Perfect” (Rough Draft)

We hopped aboard the Khalid bandwagon with the release of his impressive debut American Teen, and since then, the young R&B singer-songwriter has popped up…
Peter Helman | September 20, 2017 - 8:51 pm

Sound Of Ceres – “Humaniora” Video

Last year, Candy Claws' Karen and Ryan Hover teamed up with members of Apples In Stereo and the Drums to release Nostalgia For Infinity, their…
Peter Helman | September 20, 2017 - 8:32 pm

Siobhan Sainte – “Midnight”

New Zealand singer Siobhan Sainte turned some heads earlier this year with her debut single "Burn It Down," a buzzing, skeletal slice of moody electro-pop.
Peter Helman | September 20, 2017 - 8:05 pm

Drake Meme Appears In NYC Parks Department Proposal

Before Aubrey Graham was Drake, he was Jimmy Brooks, a wheelchair-bound teen on the Canadian soap Degrassi: The Next Generation. And to the New York…
Peter Helman | September 19, 2017 - 11:04 pm

WizKid – “Everytime” (Feat. Future)

Drake significantly boosted WizKid's profile in America by having him guest on "One Dance," and the Nigerian singer put out his major-label debut, Sounds From
Peter Helman | September 19, 2017 - 9:59 pm

Canadian Punk Band Zex Dropped From Label Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

Yesterday, news surfaced that some copies of the recent vinyl release of Beyoncé's Lemonade had mistakenly been pressed with the first side of Canadian punk…
Peter Helman | September 19, 2017 - 9:43 pm

Ezra Koenig Shares Update On New Vampire Weekend Album

Vampire Weekend's Ezra Koenig has been busy working on Neo Yokio, his new anime series for Netflix starring Jaden Smith. But in an interview with
Peter Helman | September 19, 2017 - 9:14 pm

Torres – “Helen In The Woods” Video

Mackenzie Scott, the singer-songwriter who makes music under the name Torres, is following up her powerful 2015 LP Sprinter with Three Futures, her first album…
Peter Helman | September 19, 2017 - 11:03 am

Weaves – “Scream” (Feat. Tanya Tagaq) Video

Toronto Band To Watch Weaves and Inuk throat singer Tanya Tagaq were both up for the 2017 Polaris Music Prize last night, and they joined…
Peter Helman | September 19, 2017 - 10:44 am

“Playas Gon’ Play” Songwriters Sue Taylor Swift

The songwriters who wrote 3LW's 2001 hit "Playas Gon' Play" are claiming that Taylor Swift ripped them off. TMZ reports that Sean Hall and Nathan…
Peter Helman | September 18, 2017 - 11:19 pm

Lido Pimienta Wins 2017 Polaris Music Prize

Lido Pimienta has won the 2017 Polaris Music for her 2016 album La Papessa, which was voted the Canadian Album Of The Year by a…
Peter Helman | September 18, 2017 - 11:01 pm

Download Juicy J’s Highly Intoxicated Mixtape Feat. A$AP Rocky, Cardi B, Smokepurpp, & More

It may only be Monday, but Memphis rap wildman Juicy J is already getting Highly Intoxicated. His new mixtape features guest appearances from Rick Ross,…
Peter Helman | September 18, 2017 - 8:03 pm

Livestream The 2017 Polaris Prize Gala

Tonight, the annual Polaris Music Prize will be bestowed upon Canada's best album of the year. Last year, Kaytranada won, and Tanya Tagaq took the
Peter Helman | September 18, 2017 - 7:50 pm

Now Lil Wayne’s Parodied The Friends Theme

I guess rappers spoofing Friends is just a thing that is going to keep happening? Jay-Z recently recreated Friends with an all-black cast for his…
Peter Helman | September 18, 2017 - 7:24 pm

Comments from Peter Helman

"Temptation" and "Ahead Of Myself" are personal faves
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June 29, 2017 on Matthew Dear – “Modafinil Blues”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_FhgEeAj9ng
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June 7, 2017 on Donald Glover Is Retiring Childish Gambino Because It’s Not Punk
You know when I say 2015 I mean 2014!
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June 1, 2017 on Todd Terje – “Maskindans” (Feat. Det Gylne Triangel)
Joe Howse, you'll always be #1 in my book
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April 14, 2017 on Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments
Man, Attack The Block was a good movie.
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April 13, 2017 on Migos – “Seize The Block”
https://twitter.com/wizkhalifa/status/635243989239623680?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw&ref_url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.stereogum.com%2F1825901%2Fhoverboard-riding-wiz-khalifa-arrested-for-being-ahead-of-his-time%2Fvideo%2F
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March 27, 2017 on Colombia Mad At Wiz Khalifa For Pablo Escobar Instagrams
It blows my mind too. I'm a Jewish kid who grew up in Bethesda, MD and went to school in Rockville, so the idea that the affluent DC suburbs could be some sort of weird Christian enclave is pretty hilarious to me.
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March 15, 2017 on Father John Misty Talks Microdosing, Pop Music, And Being Kind Of Annoying
Don't worry, it'll be on Spotify in like an hour!
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February 9, 2017 on Danny Brown & Paul White – “Lion’s Den”
Don't worry, there was a whole conversation about the eligibility of #fingersinthebootyassbitch
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December 15, 2016 on Wildest Memes: 22 Memorable Music Tweets From 2016
My favorite part of this whole story is that he tweeted about it at 6:22AM. Like it kept him up all night and the first thing he did when he woke up was tweet about how Hamilton is overrated.
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November 20, 2016 on Donald Trump Still Complaining About “Overrated” Hamilton, Mike Pence Says He Wasn’t Offended