New Music

Mary Lambert On Being A Gay Christian And Macklemore's Privilege

The Huffington Post Canada | Benjamin Boles | Posted 11.18.2014 | Canada Music

Seattle singer-songwriter, poet and spoken word artist Mary Lambert is best known as the female voice singing the chorus on Macklemore and Ryan Lewis'...

'All About That Bass' Singer Still Working On 'Self-Acceptance'

Huffington Post Canada Music | Sarah Kurchak | Posted 11.05.2014 | Canada Music

Meghan Trainor wasn't always all about that bass. In fact, there are still days when the songwriter-turned-star struggles to feel as confident about h...

Songs For the Underclass

Jeff Rose-Martland | Posted 10.27.2014 | Canada
Jeff Rose-Martland

Artwork by: David Cran Good protest songs - the ones that endure - never preach to the choir. They don't rally the converted. They never tell you ...

Britt Daniel On Spoon's 'Bombastic' New Album (And The Fate Of Divine Fits)

The Huffington Post Canada | Melody Lau | Posted 08.07.2014 | Canada Music

Britt Daniel is a busy man. The indie-rock veteran has spent the past two years establishing his new super-band Divine Fits as a musical force, fusing...

27 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2014's Second Half

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Gasparek | Posted 07.31.2014 | Canada Music

There have been a ton of great songs released so far in 2014, but if you've felt underwhelmed with a lack of exciting albums, never fear. The rest of ...

Relax, Rebecca Black Says No "Sunday" After New Song "Saturday"

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Music

Rebecca Black says while her song "Saturday" is getting attention following her 2011 AutoTuned-to-death single "Friday," there are no plans for a "Sun...

James Blake Calls Out Deadmau5, Other EDM Stars For 'Hitting Play'

HuffPost Canada Music | Benjamin Boles | Posted 11.15.2013 | Canada Music

It's been a year since EDM superstar Deadmau5 shook up the industry with his infamous "We All Hit Play" blog post in which he admitted that he and man...

LISTEN: Matthew Good New Song 'Had It Coming'

HuffPost Canada Music | Aaron Brophy | Posted 05.27.2013 | Canada Music

Celebrated and often-controversial rocker Matthew Good has just released "Had It Coming," the first single from the Vancouver musician's forthcoming 1...

How An Orchestra Found Success With an Oil Company

Joel Garten | Posted 01.12.2013 | Canada Music
Joel Garten

Alex Pauk had his start in new music as the founder of Array Music, a performing and composing group active in Toronto, which at first began to meet in his apartment. He soon had the ambition to start a new music orchestra. Through a stroke of good luck, Pauk's partner Alexina Louie sat beside an executive of Suncor, the oil company, at a gala event.