Jun 22, 2015 By Paul Bridgewater

Now in its 36th year, the largest annual celebration of jazz (and beyond) in the world returns later this week for two weeks of amazing music in downtown Montréal. More

Jun 09, 2015 By Jeremy Warmsley Web Exclusive

Food, much like music, is a common and personal thread we all share. Our recurring guest feature I Can Cook, Too spotlights artist-submitted recipes and the stories behind them. This installment features a recipe from Summer Camp multi-instrumentalist Jeremy Warmsley. More

Jun 08, 2015 By Jeremy Nisen

Cartozia Tales, a glorious mash-up of fantasy stories designed around the exploration an increasingly fleshed-out world map, is on the verge of publishing its seventh issue of a planned ten. In anticipation of that seventh issue coming out, series editor Isaac Cates has been offering fans and potential readers some insight into how the series is put together, and spotlighting some of its talented contributors. More

May 27, 2015 By Beth Jeans Houghton Web Exclusive

Soundtrack of My Life is our recurring series in which the artist writes about how a particular album, song, or artist helped get them through a tough time in their life, such as a break up, mourning a death, their first job, or otherwise impacted their life. For this edition of Soundtrack of My Life, Du Blonde (aka Beth Jeans Houghton) writes about Peggy Seeger's 1979 song "I'm Gonna Be An Engineer." More

May 21, 2015 By Matt Fink Web Exclusive

Although I've never met him, I've spent more time with David Letterman than any man other than my father. For the last 25 years, five nights a week, he has entered my living room for an hour. Knowing that he will never visit again has left me with an almost embarrassing sense of a loss. More

May 08, 2015 By Airick Woodhead Web Exclusive

Guest Listed is our recurring series where an artist puts together a list of their choosing. This guest list was put together by Doldrums (aka Canadian musician Airick Woodhead). Doldrums' new album, The Air Conditioned Nightmare, is out now via Sub Pop. More

Apr 24, 2015 By John Convertino Web Exclusive

Genealogy is our series where an artist writes about what they know about their parents, grandparents, ancestors, and where they come from. In this edition, John Convertino of Calexico writes about his immigrant grandparents coming through Ellis Island, his parents, and his musical upbringing. Calexico's new album, Edge of the Sun, was released last week on ANTI-. More

Apr 23, 2015 By Joey Burns Web Exclusive

A song is a chance overlapping of countless variables in an artist's life. Anatomy of a Song is a place where those variables can be dissected and examined. In this edition, Joey Burns of Calexico discusses the track "Bullets & Rocks" from their new album, Edge of the Sun, which was released last week on ANTI-. More

Apr 22, 2015 By Joey Burns Web Exclusive

A song is a chance overlapping of countless variables in an artist's life. Anatomy of a Song is a place where those variables can be dissected and examined. In this edition, Joey Burns of Calexico discusses the track "Falling From the Sky" from their new album, Edge of the Sun, which was released last week on ANTI-. More