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: 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.

Playlist Friday: Indigenous Peoples Day and Release Radar

It's another double playlist week! One for National Indigenous Peoples Day and one is OurBasement Release Radar. So much music! National Indigenous Peoples Day, celebrated in Canada every 21 June, is an official day of [...]

Playlist Friday: OurBasement Release Radar May/2019

It’s Release Radar playlist time! Release Radar are playlists that let you know what is new each month. We have a Spotify Release Radar playlist and a YouTube new video release playlist to help you [...]

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 [...]

Playlist Friday: Western Canadian Music Awards

Our playlist this week is full of tracks from artists that were nominated for WCMAs earlier this week. Foxwarren, Snotty Nose Rez Kids, Dan Mangan, Jill Barber and more are all up for awards. Dan [...]

Playlist Friday: DarBar’s Top 50 Canadian Indie Albums of 2018

The playlist this week is a list of my top albums of 2018. These are just my personal favourites of the year. Some albums are on a lot of other lists and are very good [...]