Tanya Tagaq

Tanya Tagaq – “Run To The Hills” (Feat. Damian Abraham) (Iron Maiden Cover)

Tanya Tagaq and Damian Abraham have two of the most powerful, visceral vocal deliveries around. The former is a Polaris Music Prize-winning Inuk throat singer,…
Peter Helman | May 4, 2018 - 11:42 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

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

Tanya Tagaq – “Frostbite”

A few weeks ago Adult Swim announced the massive list of artists for their 2017 singles series. For its fourth installment, Canadian throat singer and…
Margaret Farrell | June 21, 2017 - 2:14 pm

Eskimeaux Change Band Name After Pushback From Tanya Tagaq

Gabrielle Smith has been releasing music under the name Eskimeaux since 2007 -- most recently with last year's Year Of The Rabbit EP -- but…
James Rettig | April 17, 2017 - 4:15 pm

Tanya Tagaq – “Retribution” Video

A few weeks ago, multi-instrumentalist and throat singer Tanya Tagaq released Retribution, her first new album since winning the Polaris Prize for 2014's Animism, and…
James Rettig | November 3, 2016 - 11:22 am


Tanya Tagaq – “Centre” (Feat. Shad) Video

Polaris Prize-winning multi-instrumentalist and throat singer Tanya Tagaq will release a new LP next month titled Retribution. Its debut single, "Centre," is a song about…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 21, 2016 - 9:05 am

Tanya Tagaq – “Centre”

Tanya Tagaq won the Polaris music prize back in 2014 for her album Animism, and the Inuk throat singer recently announced that she will release…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 8, 2016 - 11:56 am

Fucked Up – “Our Own Blood” (Feat. Tanya Tagaq)

Toronto hardcore warriors Fucked Up are known, among many other things, experimenting with the form of their genre and writing very, very long songs. On…
Tom Breihan | December 8, 2015 - 8:40 am

Polaris Winner Tanya Tagaq Responds To PETA Takedown

Tanya Tagaq received some attention for her encouragement of eating and wearing seal along with saying "Fuck PETA" during her acceptance speech for the Polaris…
Miles Bowe | September 25, 2014 - 12:58 pm

Tanya Tagaq Wins 2014 Polaris Prize, Says “Fuck PETA”

Inuk throat singer Tanya Tagaq won this year's Polaris Music Prize for her album, Animism, beating out Arcade Fire, Drake, and Mac DeMarco. In her…
James Rettig | September 22, 2014 - 10:48 pm

Livestream The 2014 Polaris Prize Ceremony

For the past eight years, the Polaris Music Prize has honored the best Canadian album of the year. It's accompanied by a gala to announce…
James Rettig | September 22, 2014 - 7:54 pm

Polaris Shortlist 2014: Arcade Fire, Mac DeMarco, Drake

The Polaris Music Prize is one of the only music awards that tends to get it right. The award is given out annually to what…
Miles Bowe | July 15, 2014 - 11:52 am