Playlist Friday: Black History Month in Canada

"Feet forward, head turned backward, the Sankofa bird reflects on the past to build a successful future." Every February, Canadians are invited to participate in Black History Month festivities and events that honour the legacy [...]

By | February 7th, 2020|Categories: Playlist, Playlists|Tags: , , , |3 Comments

Playlist Friday: Halifax Pop Explosion 2019

Music festival season isn't quite over yet! This week's playlist is featuring Canadian artists that will be playing at Halifax Pop Explosion this year. It's another festival I would love to go to some day. [...]

Playlist Friday: Pop Montreal Festival 2019

It's still festival time! This week we are taking a listen to Canadian artists that will be playing at POP Montreal Festival this year. POP Montreal International Music Festival is a non-profit community organization that [...]

Polaris 2019

Last night saw Jeremy Dutcher hand over the virtual Polaris crown, the one he was wearing having been brought from home, along with the $50,000 to Haviah Mighty for her album 13th Floor, beating releases [...]

By | September 17th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |8 Comments

Playlist Friday: Polaris Music Prize Short List 2019

It's time to revisit the Polaris Music Prize Short List before the Polaris Gala. Taking place September 16 at The Carlu in Toronto, Polaris Short List-nominated acts FET.NAT, Les Louanges, Haviah Mighty and Snotty Nose [...]

The Wild Raccoon Podcast for July 2019

Wild Raccoon turns his attention towards the Polaris long list for this month's podcast but doesn't forget about his cookies.

The Wild Raccoon Podcast for May 2019

Wild Raccoon looks at some tracks of a more adult nature this month.

New releases for the week ending May 10th 2019

Bernard Adamus - C'qui nous reste du Texas (Grosse Boîte) C'qui nous reste du Texas by Bernard Adamus David Cruz - S/T (indie) David Kaufman - Second Promise (indie) Doomsquad - Let Yourself Be Seen [...]