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My Night in Nine: Polaris Music Prize Juror Catherine Pogonat

Posted by Drake, 4 days, 1 hour ago

Before the Polaris Music Prize grand jury gathered to pick a recipient for this year's award, they settled in at The Drake where the big music night would behin and end. Follow along with jury member and Montreal radio and television personality, Catherine Pogonat in My Night in Nine.

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Polaris Music Prize: Q + A w/ Founder Steve Jordan

Posted by Drake, 1 week, 3 days ago

Ahead of tonight's main event (and our favourite part, personally, the bumpin' after-party) we talked to the founder and executive director of the Polaris Music Prize, Steve Jordan, to get a crash course on how the long-running award holds up in 2017.

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On the Road w/ Walrus

Posted by Megan Hilario, 2 months ago

If the band could support any act, dead or alive who would be?
I'm gonna say an alive Radiohead but that answer would be different for each member I think.

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MT. JOY: INDIE FOLK BAND CHASING DREAMS IN AN ASTROVAN

Posted by Megan Hilario, 2 months, 4 weeks ago

Mt. Joy is an indie folk duo comprised of Matt Quinn and Sam Cooper who began their roots in Philadelphia and met again in LA where they naturally joined forces to pursue their passion for music. Their songs tell tales of pure adventure and whimsical imagination.

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Fjord Escape: Indie Electronic Duo Make their Debut Outside of Quebec

Posted by Drake, 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Indie electronic duo Fjord is made up of longterm jam sesh buds, Thomas Casault and Louis-Étienne Santis. They've nurtured their sound in Quebec's music scene and is ready to take on Toronto in their first show outside of their home province.

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Manifesto: A Celebration of Hip Hop Culture

Posted by Megan Hilario, 3 months, 3 weeks ago

Manifesto is one of the biggest parties of the year and always brings out a vibrant crowd, hosting Toronto's perfect kick off to the summer season.

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