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What Your Post-Club McDonald's Order Says About Your Taste in Music

Who knew you could tell so much about a person based on what they slur in a cashier's face at 3AM?
Josh Baines
6.15.17
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Celebrating 400 Issues of The Wire, a Music Magazine Built on Independence

We spoke to writers and editors involved in the making of music's most discerning and open-minded publication.
Josh Baines
5.11.17
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Why Elvis vs JXL's "A Little Less Conversation" Still Matters 15 Years Later

How a Dutch producer's 2002 big beat remix took the world by storm.
Angus Harrison
5.10.17
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Why Does Anyone Actually, Really, Truly Care About Record Store Day?

What is it about the event that gets people totally mad?
Josh Baines
4.21.17
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Balearic Funk, Folktronica, and a Tiga Reunion Make Up Our Favourite Canadian Tracks of the Week

Hear new music from Audion, Elka, Jex Opolis, and more.
Corinne Przybyslawski
4.9.17
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How Exactly Did Enya Become One of the Richest Musicians in the World?

Have you ever wondered how a reclusive Irish new age artist outsold Aretha Franklin?
Josh Baines
3.7.17
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No One Cares What You Listened to as a Teen

10 albums I loved from my fgsdgkjef.
Ezra Marcus
1.15.17
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LuckyMe Unveils 2016-17 Advent Calendar with Songs From Bwana, S-Type, Inkke, and More

The holidays aren't over just yet.
Corinne Przybyslawski
12.28.16
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Leonard Cohen Has Died at the Age of 82

The iconic Canadian singer-songwriter had revealed he was "ready to die" in a recent interview.
Angus Harrison
11.11.16
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Here’s What Happens When You Listen to Nothing But a Kick Drum for An Entire Day

Can man live on a kick alone? We investigate.
Josh Baines
10.12.16
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Is It Time to Pull the Plug on PC Music?

The label have never been sure whether they're an art project or a major label, and ultimately they've fallen somewhere in between.
Kyle MacNeill
8.25.16
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Learning to Love Drum and Bass in Just One Day

I used to think the genre was all matted dreads and sweaty pits... how wrong I was.
Josh Baines
5.5.16