Nick Laugher

Interviews

Tasseomancy Are Shape-Shifting, Mystical Siblings

The sister duo talk about shifting the culture and how their journey has drastically transformed the way they make music.
Nick Laugher
6.16.15
Premieres

Stream Alden Penner's 'Canada In Space' Featuring Michael Cera

“There are more Canadians than any other nationality represented in the planned Mars colony." - Alden Penner
Nick Laugher
6.15.15
Op-Eds

Music Talent Search Contests Are A Waste of Everyone’s Time

Why do Canadians insist on entering talent shows that have such a terrible track record for winners?
Nick Laugher
4.20.15
Objectively Correct Lists

The Best Canadian Artists With The Worst Hit Singles

We explore the lesser known and better sounding album cuts of Canadian artists cursed by horrible hit singles.
Nick Laugher
2.17.15
Interviews

"Sucks To Be You" - An Interview With Prozzäk

We spoke to the late 90s pop cartoon duo about their genesis as enemies and why they chose to make music as cartoon characters.
Nick Laugher
12.10.14
Interviews

Galaxius Mons Are Releasing Their Latest Album as a Sandwich

We spoke to the Montreal synth-pop band about their release method, collaborating with Montreal artists, and why they chose pulled pork.
Nick Laugher
11.7.14
Deep Ass Questions

Why Are So Many Musicians So Bad at Crowdfunding?

They're not all terrible, but the ones that suck suck A LOT.
Nick Laugher
10.14.14
Interviews

The Enduring East Coast Legacy of Shotgun and Jaybird

The indie rock duo reunite for the SappyForever book tour after a 7 year hiatus.
Nick Laugher
8.1.14
Longreads Or Whatever

Kuato's 'Great Upheaval' of Acadian Culture

This Halifax band wants to help Acadian music evolve beyond the rowdy "kitchen party" culture.
Nick Laugher
7.22.14
Interviews

Jose Contreras on Going Solo After 25 Years of Leading a Band

Speaking to the founder of By Divine Rights about the band's revolving door of talent and releasing a solo album after 25 years.
Nick Laugher
6.24.14
Interviews

Kepler's "Attic Salt" Is Revived, Thanks To A Small German Record Label

Samir Khan on creating Attic Salt with Arcade Fire's drummer Jeremy Gara and the help of Germany.
Nick Laugher
5.29.14
Interviews

Ben Watt Has Been Doing It Better Than You for 30 Years

The celebrated musician returns with another solo record, so we talked to him about everything he's ever done ever.
Nick Laugher
5.3.14
0102