1990s

Flashback: The Top Five Hits This Week in 1990

Ward Anderson | Posted 06.01.2015 | Canada Music
Ward Anderson

Yes, it's been 25 years since I was an awkward teenager, screaming pop ballads out my car window on the way to my job at K-Mart. Like many people, the songs of my teen years hold a special place in my heart. So this week I'm taking the Delorean to 1990 and remembering what the Top Five Songs were on Billboard's Top 100 chart this week way back when.

25 Signs You Went To Edgefest In The '90s

HuffPost Canada Music | Aaron Brophy | Posted 08.19.2014 | Canada Music

When Our Lady Peace, Sloan and I Mother Earth hit Toronto's Echo Beach stage on Aug. 16 they'll be capping off another edition of the 21-years-and-cou...

Remembering 9/11 as a Millennial

Vivien Chang | Posted 11.11.2013 | Canada
Vivien Chang

For most Millennials, life thus far is divided into two distinct components: pre-9/11 and post-9/11. At the dividing line lies the first news report on the radio or the phone call in which the person on the other end said, "Turn on the TV." 9/11 forced us to grow up overnight, and growing up was not all that it's cracked up to be.

Now That I'm a Mom, I'm Less Vice and More Economist

Natalia Yanchak | Posted 11.27.2012 | Canada Music
Natalia Yanchak

Pondering the genesis of hipsterdom, I often trace it back to Vice, and the importance they laid on the concept of "cool." I mean, Vice didn't invent it, they just presented a pre-existing sub-culture in a consumable format. And yeah: back then, I understood what Vice was because I was living it. But it's not 1997. After having a kid, I was admittedly nervous about having a full-colour, glossy magazine showing stylized images of syringes, used condoms and blood-soaked models lying around the house.

Smashing Pumpkins Contest

The Huffington Post | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 08.02.2012 | Canada Music

To celebrate the launch of HuffPost Canada's sparkling new music site, we're flying a lucky winner and their even luckier friend to New York Cit...

Dreaming Of The 90s? Bring Them Back In A Modern Way

The Huffington Post Canada | Meredith Gillies | Posted 06.13.2012 | Canada Style

Yeah, sure, so it’s the 21st Century and we love our iPhones, but sometimes (read: most of the time) we long for the good old fashion days of the 19...