Polaris Music Prize
Jeremy Dutcher’s Polaris Win Is The Beginning of The “Indigenous Renaissance”
The 2018 Polaris Music Prize caps off another strong year with a diverse shortlist and exciting performances from Partner, Hubert Lenoir and US Girls.
Noisey Canada Staff
Lido Pimienta's Necessary Win Forces the Polaris Prize into a New Age
Fellow revolutionary Tanya Tagaq also gave a transcendent performance and tribute was paid to the late, great Leonard Cohen.
Kaytranada Won the 2016 Polaris Prize, Meaning They Got It Right Again
"“I hope that the next generation are not afraid to do more,” he said. “They can just do whatever they want. They can do it yourself like I did.”
Kaytranada Wins 2016 Polaris Music Prize
The Montreal producer's debut album '99.9%' beat out Grimes, Jessy Lanza, Carly Rae Jepsen, and more.
THUMP Canada Staff
People Hating on Tanya Tagaq’s ‘Fuck PETA’ Polaris Speech Are Missing the Point
We interviewed 2014 Polaris Music Prize winner Tanya Tagaq about why ending her acceptance speech with "Fuck PETA!" shouldn't be the dominant narrative about that night.
Malaya Qaunirq Chapman
Fucked Up: Greater Than The Sum Of Their Parts
Toronto's renowned six-piece band opens up about interpersonal relationships, successes, and aging as a band for 13 years.
We Didn't See This: Godspeed at the Polaris Prize Gala
Picking a Winner in Kanada
Kevin Shea Adams