Metal's Inclusive Future Looks Like a Zeal & Ardor Show
Representation of diverse identities is crucial within a changing subculture that still has so far to go (Plus new tunes from Atrament, Electric Citizen, Ragana, and more).
Put Some Respect on Noname
The Chicago rapper has always been an exhaustive storyteller—brimming with narrative-driven stanzas that life in Chicago has written for her—but now the story feels like it’s completely hers.
What Ever Happened to Willis Earl Beal?
After his promising career evaporated four years ago, the songwriter disappeared. Inside an 18-month long, transatlantic journey chasing down a musician-in-exile.
Here's to Gregg Allman, Southern Rock Superhero
Despite a long battle with substance abuse, the blues rock legend helped invent a new form of rock 'n' roll that would change the shape of music forever.
An Overdue Conversation on Why African-Canadians Are Often Forgotten In Toronto's Music Narrative
"The identity of black people became a lot more of 'oh you must be from the islands' because of the influx of black people that came around the seventies" - Brooke Blackburn