Gorilla vs Bear

  1. Ebhoni is a young singer/songwriter from Toronto I came across a few months ago, when she self-released a collection of tracks to SoundCloud called Mood Ring. As I brought up to her during our chat, though there’s a lot of really good music coming out of Toronto right now, the shadow OVO and XO casts is rather large... Continue reading…
  2. Tiga is a bit of a towering mythical figure in Montreal, in part due to his amazing larger than life persona but also because pretty much every facet of the local nightlife owes something to him. He's run an essential record store, venues, still operates a label (Turbo) and has come down to earth to play great sets and educate people (myself amongst them) on the delights of freak nightlife and dance music... Continue reading…
  3. Ok this is not a drill. I saw KLSH (Rochelle's longest close collaborator/ producer) on twitter say her new album is a wrap. There's really exciting R&B coming out of Toronto that isn't of the OVO / XO variety and Rochelle is at the forefront of all of it for me... Continue reading…
  4. Not that these boys need my help honestly, they've been blowing up for so long I can't wait for their record to finally come out. Every time I run into them their energy is insanely infectious, which in turn translates into impeccable DJ sets... Continue reading…
  5. I met Jim-E a few years ago thru the WeDidIt boys, and just like them he exudes an incredible youthful, friendly, witty energy. His music always reflects it. It's also the best when people you know seem to be constantly topping themselves and exploring new areas of their craft... Continue reading…