We spoke with Alex McKinnon about his acclaimed documentary on his brother’s death, his loss of memories about his sibling and gathering intimate eye-witness accounts of the 1990 event.
“The only reason the 2022 mix of Revolver isn’t getting a perfect 10 is because no amount of goodwill can ever forgive ‘Yellow Submarine.'”
“With this third entry in a trilogy of albums, Backxwash outmatches herself in a sudden death round at her own playoff series.”
An interview with the local MC, teacher, author, label and lifestyle company director about Kanye vs. Ye: Genius by Design, the Maktaba shop and more.
“French keyboard phenom Domitille Degalle, 22, and Dallas, TX stick master JD Beck, 19, have seemingly invented their own telepathic language of rhythm and melody.”
“The L.A. punk rock supergroup gathers ‘round the flaming ashes of an alien apocalypse, seeking to cleanse the galaxy of bullshit, freeing minds, asses and atoms with every pulsing groove along the way.”
“The goal of Seeing Loud is to give life to this nexus of music, art and club culture that was the backdrop against which Jean-Michel Basquiat made his art — to immerse people in that time, and to stay authentic to that time.”
“Bran Van 3000 reminded us exactly why they’re the group that took Montreal’s 1990s English music scene establishment further than it had ever dared to dream, setting the table so that the success of bands to come would not seem so alien when the time arrived.”
Looking back on the best of the best of the 20th edition of Rouyn-Noranda’s Festival de musique émergente.
Rouyn-Noranda’s four-day, no-sleep, all-in Festival de Musique Emergente is on from Sept. 1 to 4.