Canadian Musicians on the Difficulties of Breaking Into America
Several prominent Canadian artists give their take on self-censorship in Canada.
Spark Something and Check Out the New Video for Idle Bloom's "Fare Fuomo"
Get weird with the new video from this young Nashville team.
Rain City Jacks Is Seattle's Premier Masturbation Club
It's like Fight Club but instead of punching, men are touching each others' peens. (And you can talk about it.)
Letters Mourning the Loss of ChAvril, the Only Canadian Couple Worth Crying Over
Like the plastic flames adorning the side of a souped-up Honda Civic cruising down the Coquihalla, theirs was a love that shone ever so brightly.
Crust Punk Porn Is as Grimy as You Think It Is
We chatted with the Philadelphia couple behind Fringe Fuckers, who are making real porn for real punks.
We Talked to Porn Star-Turned-Novelist-Turned Metalcore Frontman of Chiildren Danny Wylde
Wylde, a.k.a. Chris Zeischegg has now retired from porn and is turning his attention to music full time. Plus he's already on his darkly compelling second novel.
Stefana Fratila's Video for "Nero" Is a Powerful Meditation on Motherhood and Domestic Violence
Romanian-Canadian performance artist and singer teams up with artist Bita Joudaki for this stunning new video.
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What Can Be Learned From Toby Keith's "Drunk Americans"
There's nothing more American than getting really drunk, listening to old country music and then yelling, hugging, and yelling some more. Happy July 4th!
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What I Learned about Style from Bret Michaels's "Girls on Bars"
Yes, it’s perfectly OK to use the eyebrow pencil your ex-wife dropped behind the downstairs toilet bowl to color in your goatee…
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All you need is a forest, a cape, a Flying V and some 8mm film. If the Blair Witch was into shoegaze psych-pop, basically.
Sia, Kim Gordon, Cat Power, Courtney Love, Yoko, and More Become Teachers via School of Doodle
It's a free online high school for girls with imagination taught by some of music's finest females…
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So we talked to author Lynn Crosbie about what the heck she was thinking when she wrote it.