Features

Ivory Towers

“The first EP I put out, people were like ‘it’s so experimental, it’s borderline unlistenable.’ But I want to be experimental and listenable.”

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More Than Human At Moogfest

I was lucky enough to attend the Moogfest Music, Art and Technology Festival this June in Durham, North Carolina as a CiTR DJ for my…

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Arbutus Records

‘Arbutus’ is a name that may not mean much to anyone in Montreal, but it is a name familiar to many who’ve grown up in…

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Grimes

After six years of performing under the name Grimes, Claire Boucher is blasting into the stratosphere of mainstream pop: her out-of-this-world beats and sound made…

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Editor’s Note

  It’s my first issue as solo Editor-in-Chief and I’m feeling sentimental. As a result, this Editor’s Note may read as more self-indulgent than I…

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Purity Ring

The second album from dream-pop darlings, Purity Ring, is distinct from its predecessor in ways that are difficult to pin down. Almost three years have…

Under Review

Grimes

Grimes – Oblivion Grimes, a.k.a. the Vancouver-raised, Claire Boucher, has been getting lots of hype in the press, and deservedly so. Visions is one of…

Real Live Action

Grimes

Grimes- Vanessa The Electric Owl, described by a friend of a friend as an “Earls for hipsters,” had no unreserved or unoccupied tables by 9…