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Watch Braids, Alvvays, Viet Cong Perform, Toronto Symphony Cover Drake At Polaris Music Prize Gala

Last night was Canada's prestigious Polaris Music Prize awards. The official honor went to 74-year-old Buffy Sainte-Marie, but several other artists gave stunning performances at…
Caitlin White | September 22, 2015 - 2:51 pm

Livestream The 2015 Polaris Music Prize Gala

Every year, a bunch of Canadian music nerds get together to bestow the prestigious Polaris Music Prize upon whichever album they deem to be Canada's…
Peter Helman | September 21, 2015 - 7:40 pm

Braids – “Miniskirt” Video

When I wrote about "Miniskirt," the first single off of Braids' Deep In The Iris, I claimed that it was a feminist anthem, an aggressive…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 3, 2015 - 10:47 am

Stream Braids Deep In The Iris

When Braids announced their third full-length with the release of "Miniskirt," it became clear that Deep In The Iris was slated to make a statement.
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 20, 2015 - 10:42 am

Braids – “Taste”

Braids has always been intense. After all, this is the band that constructed an eight-minute epic around the words, "I'm fucked up." But the Braids…
James Rettig | March 4, 2015 - 10:37 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Yesterday, we woke up with a new broody Drake short film to watch with breakfast, and by bedtime, we had a new broody Drake mixtape
Stereogum | February 13, 2015 - 5:40 pm

Braids – “Miniskirt”

Initially, I didn't want to project too much onto this song, but damn did Braids just release one of the most spine chilling feminist anthems…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 10, 2015 - 2:20 pm

Braids – “Deep Running”

Montreal-based Braids have shared an outtake from last year's excellent Flourish // Perish that would have fit in nicely on the back half of that…
James Rettig | April 28, 2014 - 12:03 pm

Braids – “Fruend”

Oblique Montreal electro-poppers Braids are about to return with the new album Flourish // Perish, and we've been posting songs from the LP for months:…
Tom Breihan | August 6, 2013 - 11:48 am

Braids – “Hossak”

Next month, Montreal's Braids release the Flourish // Perish LP, which has already provided the tracks "In Kind" and "Amends." Today's sample is "Hossak," which…
Amrit Singh | July 31, 2013 - 2:35 pm

Braids – “In Kind” Video

Braids are slated to release Flourish // Perish later this summer. We've already been given a preview of what's on deck for the follow-up…
Claire Lobenfeld | July 17, 2013 - 2:29 pm

Braids – “In Kind”

Montreal's Braids stopped off here last month with a pretty, electronic, vocally effected six-minute track called "Amends," the b-side from a 12" led by "In…
Amrit Singh | May 28, 2013 - 10:53 am

Braids – “Amends”

Montreal's Braids first came on our radar as the Neighbourhood Council, before disappearing awhile and reemerging under this new moniker (and a second BTW designation).
Amrit Singh | April 29, 2013 - 10:41 am

We Got The Tweet

How Independent Rockers Celebrated #IndependenceDay

How did you celebrate July 4th? On a rooftop BBQ listening to our summer mix? Maybe you stayed in and watched old episodes of Hoarders
Scott Lapatine | July 5, 2011 - 1:07 am

List

Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2010

With fall on the horizon, we're escaping a slow summer and shifting into that final, fertile phase of the music year's release cycle. Which makes…
Stereogum | September 1, 2010 - 1:29 pm