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Watch this Stunning Peaches Concert Doc Filmed at Canada's Oldest Concert Hall

Other artists featured in the 'Live at Massey Hall' series include Tanya Tagaq, Owen Pallett, and Chilly Gonzales.
Max Mertens
4.10.17
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​Kaytranada, Grimes, BADBADNOTGOOD, Tanya Tagaq, and More Nominated for the 2017 Prism Prize

The winner of the $15,000 cash award for best Canadian music video will be announced May 14.
Corinne Przybyslawski
2.7.17
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Tanya Tagaq's "Sulfur" Video Is a Grim Wake-Up Call to Planet Earth

The Canadian throat singer's chilling latest visual addresses the impact of oil pipelines on the environment.
Max Mohenu
12.7.16
Mixes

THUMP Mix: Austra

Ahead of the Toronto outfit's upcoming LP, Katie Stelmanis shares an hour of Mexican rancheras, European club beats, and Canadian indigenous music.
Max Mertens
12.2.16
Stuff

Here Are All the Canadian Women Worthy of Being on the New Banknotes

Sorry Tonya Harding.
Lisa Power
11.26.16
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“It Sounds Like Demons Are Coming Out of Her": A Conversation with Tanya Tagaq

Watch award-winning Canadian author Joseph Boyden talk to the Inuk throat singer about her latest album 'Retribution.'
Max Mertens
11.8.16
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Inuk Throat Singer Tanya Tagaq Demands "Retribution" in Aggressively Kinetic New Video

"It's about how one cannot remove the essence of life and instinct out of our bodies, no matter how debilitated this society becomes."
Max Mertens
11.3.16
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Red Bull Music Academy Announces 2016 Montreal Lineup with Björk, Theo Parrish, Tiga, and More

This year's program includes live performances, lectures, and artist workshops, and goes down Sept. 24 to Oct. 28.
Max Mertens
8.18.16
News

What Do Prominent Indigenous People Want From the Next Prime Minister?

We spoke to artists, community leaders, academics and writers about the issues that really matter.
James Wilt
10.7.15
Music

Buffy Sainte-Marie on Winning the Polaris Prize, Viet Cong, and Indigenous Activism

Hot off winning the biggest prize in Canadian music, the long-time activist dispenses advice on how to fight the Man.
James Wilt
9.24.15
Stuff

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
9.27.14
News

Tanya Tagaq's Cute Sealfie Pissed Off A Lot of Idiots

We interviewed the Bjork collaborator about why attacking her for a #sealfie reflects a colonial ‘You can’t do that!’ attitude that still thrives in Canada.
Dave Dean
4.9.14