Polaris Interview: Les Louanges

I had a chat with Qubecois artist Vincent Roberge, aka Les Louanges, before the Polaris Prize gala where he’s shortlisted with his dreamy jazz-chillwave debut La nuit est une panthère. How did you start out…

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Concert Reviews

Polaris Prize 2018 Recap

Photos by Dakota Arsenault. On Monday, September 17, 2018 Jeremy Dutcher won the Polaris Prize for his operatic post-classical debut album Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa. Hours earlier, the enraptured audience had a chance to experience all of…

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Preview: Polaris Prize 2018

In my five previous years of covering the Polaris Music Prize I have learned a lot about Canadian music, the industry and some really great artists. I have learned so much in fact about these…

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Polaris Prize 2015 Preview

If you aren’t familiar with the Polaris Prize, you really should be. Going into it’s 10th year now, the prize awards the best album in Canadian music, regardless of genre or sales and it is…

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