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Q & A with Johnny Active


WHO: Johnny Active
WHAT: 23-year-old up-and-coming hip hop artist
WHERE: Calgary-bred, Toronto-based
WHY: Just dropped a new track – his answer to… 432 more words


Playlist for May 18, 2015: CANCON Edition

Yet again, another CANCON Edition of Exit Music For Films. This was during the time that it’s recommended for community radio stations to play as much Canadian content as possible. 164 more words


Starting Fires: Kandle and the Krooks in Ottawa


Last November, I met a girl, and I haven’t been able to get her out of my head since. No, not in a romantic way —  it was her music that has stayed with me. 620 more words


On Globalization and Identity: National Content Quota

I fell asleep near the Danish-German border on our bus ride to Hamburg from Aarhus despite the radio (which is usually on in long-distance buses within Europe). 253 more words


Small Wonders

Every once in a while, I come across a Canadian fashion label that surprises me with its innovation and out-of-the-box ideas. Paulina Wonders’ Atelier Wonder… 74 more words


I Am A Woman Who Counts Change

I wrote this poem just last week. I usually let things percolate, then write them, then edit them, then leave them in a box for a few years, then hate them and never show them to anyone. 66 more words

Navel Gazing