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Renforshort

At 18, Toronto-born up-and-comer Renforshort is already breaking the mould.

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Shawnee Kish’s Star is Rising

Singer-songwriter Shawnee Kish is a two-spirit Indigenous performer who has already had at least two careers in her relatively short time as an artist.

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Nuna

Constantly innovating and poised for her big break, the fresh-faced multi-hyphenate is making waves everywhere she goes.

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Four Questions: Greg Keelor

A Canadian music legend, Blue Rodeo’s Greg Keelor has been hard at work over the pandemic. His just released latest solo record, Share the Love, is out after over a year-and-a-half of writing and recording—and re-recording— so it’s clear that, even after a lifetime of Canadian music icon status, Keelor has no intentions of slowing down. And here’s a tip from Keelor: sad is not always bad.

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Cadence Weapon’s Social Commentary Cuts Deep in New Album Parallel World

Edmonton-born rapper, Cadence Weapon (aka Roland “Rollie” Pemberton) has [...]

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St. Vincent Proves She’s the Daddy

The version of St. Vincent on Daddy’s Home has emerged in tinted shades, [...]

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