Adam Yauch performing

Keep it Goin’ Full Steam: MCA Adam Yauch’s 20 Greatest Hits & Hidden Tracks

To mark the 3rd anniversary of Adam Yauch's passing on May 4th, we've assembled a list of our Top 20 Greatest MCA lines. These include the...

SHOENOISEDREAMPSYCHDRONEPOPROCKGAZE: A SHOEGAZE RESOURCE GUIDE

The other day a friend asked me:  “So, this ‘Shoegaze’ music you keep going on about… what’s it sound like?” OK, I’ll admit that my...

Nothing Left to Be: A Reflective Glance at Dinosaur Jr.

To me, J Mascis is a God. The Dinosaur Jr. front-man and guitar wizard descends from a rich pantheon of guitar heroes, song writers,...

Nothing Can Save Us

"There’s no such thing as old or new,” sang a resigned Nigel Benjamin on “Career”, Mott's 1976 hymn to blank horizons, “Cuz everything’s been said...

The Old Prince Grows Up: Shad Then and Right Now

  It all started on a cold night in Collingwood, December 30th, 2008. That was the first time I ever saw Shadrach Kabango, also known as...

Come As You Are: Nirvana’s Loyal Fans Still Light A Candle

Come As You Are: Nirvana’s Loyal Fans Still Light a Candle is the first in our original series featuring personal stories about and from...

All Is Full Of Loveless

As a longtime fan of music that falls under the umbrella of the Shoegaze genre, I’ve enjoyed Step On’s “Shoegazers we’re listening to” series...

The Riot Starts with You

By David O'Shea With early bird tickets having just gone on sale and lineup rumours creeping onto the internet, the buzz for Riot Fest 2015...

Have Mumford hit their peak?

By Jess Natale Bands come and bands go – it’s the sticking around that’s the most difficult hurdle for a musician to approach. When Mumford...