Why the Music Industry Should Follow This Label’s Mental Health Initiative
Royal Mountain Records’ pledge to extend benefits to its artists is a big deal.
The "Young Blood" Jack White Thinks Rock Needs Is Right Here
In a recent radio interview, White said he's waiting for guitar music to "explode" again. But these bands are already on it.
Sports Team Bat Misery Out of Music and Bring the Fun Back in
Bet you all the money in my bank account you haven’t heard a British band like this in years.
Faiza's "Bands" Is What Happens When the True North Meets the Dirty South
The Toronto rapper was inspired by Atlanta and Young Dolph for this hard-as-bricks single.
Louis Tomlinson Would Like to Know Where the Fuck All the Bands Are, Please
Upon surveying this year's Coachella lineup, the former One Direction singer demanded to know where the bands had gone. Someone please tell him where the bands have gone.
Alex Robert Ross
The 2017 Music Issue
We gave 11 musicians disposable cameras. They gave us these photos.
Shows, selfies, and summer.
Canadian Indie Music Icons Are Turning to Theatre
Members of Broken Social Scene and Billy Talent are producing plays in hopes of connecting to a less-smartphone connected audience.
We Talked to Artists About How Sobering Up Changed Their Work
What happens when you finally stop drinking on stage?
How to Start a Band
How to Start a Band
It's easy: You just start a band. But what does that mean, exactly?
We Asked Canadian Musicians If Going to College Was Worth It
"I realized while I was in university that I didn't really want to write about other people; I just wanted to write music."
Bands Tell Us About the Worst Places They’ve Woken Up In
Rotting crack houses, having your head used as a toilet, being a touring musician is pretty glamourous!
Why Twisted Sister Actually Matters
Known today mostly as a one-hit wonder and a rock history footnote from the hair metal era, Twisted Sister's story of slow rise and rapid fall shows how fleeting fame can be.