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Duchess Says "Melon"

Runny mascara, a decidedly punk ethos, and outrageous onstage antics (that sometimes end with injury) inform much of the work of Montreal four-piece Duchess Says, and here’s a track that’s …

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Aidan Baker and Tim Hecker Fantasma Parastasie

Amongst the many visions conjured by this debut collaboration between two big names in the admittedly small circle of ambient/drone music, few are musical. Think of the bizarrely cellular organics …

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Nadja Touched

Toronto-based artists Aidan Baker and Leah Buckareff return with an album of destructive dirges. Touched, the duo’s second full-length as Nadja, is full of experimental doom-the sound conforms closely to …

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Think About Life Think About Life

After giving us a slew of accessible rock acts, all eyes are on Montreal for the next great hype. Think About Life certainly has the hooks required for world domination, …

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Shalabi Effect Unfortunately

In recent years, being a band from Montreal has often equaled instant publicity. Despite having produced some of the most forward-thinking music of the last 10 years, however, Montreal‘s Shalabi …

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Tim Hecker Mirages

Tim Hecker enjoys tossing his listeners into the open sea with only their hypothermic hallucinations to keep them company. He typically chisels a pristine din out of soot-clogged guitar distortion …

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