Mumford and Sons

How An Epic Gig Changed My Life

Jenni Sheppard | Posted 03.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Jenni Sheppard

Fast forward to Sasquatch, and my feelings transcended the euphoria I had previously felt. Suddenly Mumford & Sons were speaking directly to me with this song. Lyrics about being separated from someone you love, despite the chain that binds you, took on a whole new meaning. The universe was speaking directly to me.

Who Made 2013's Best Music Videos?

The Huffington Post Canada | Melody Lau | Posted 12.31.2013 | Canada Music

Music has learned to evolve and adapt to the plethora of technological advancements throughout the years and this includes music videos. Having to sta...

Grammys 2013: The Performances, Winners and Most Memorable Moments

HuffPost Music Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 02.11.2013 | Canada Music

The 55th annual Grammy Awards can't help but feel like a comedown. Last year was an emotional one-two punch courtesy of Adele's overwhelming sweep and...

Sorry Jian, There's no Such Thing as "Acoustic Rock"

Danko Jones | Posted 11.21.2012 | Canada Music
Danko Jones

When Jian Ghomeshi came on the air last week on his show Q to announce that Mumford & Sons were stopping by in a few days to play in-studio, he described them as "Acoustic Rock Sensations." I rolled my eyes and shook my head. To me, the word "Rock" has always meant "heavy." Flippantly pairing the word "Rock" with words like "acoustic" or "folk" or "soft" undermines and strips it of all its deserving weight.