Top 20 Songs of 2008

In the second installment of my “Best of 2008” series, I will be unveiling my top songs of the year. Just to warn you, this is a list of my most listened to songs. It’s not a list of what I think were my favourites throughout the year. Also, I only put one song by […]

Top 5 EPs of 2008

Well folks, the year is winding down once again. I feel like just a few months ago we were ringing in 2008, but the truth is that another year has passed us by. This will be my first post in a series of posts celebrating “The Best of 2008”. To start off the series, I’d […]

Lykke Li: Tonight

Someone recently introduced me to 22 year old, Lykke Li‘s debut album. I had heard good things, but had not had a chance to listen. When we listened to the album together (which is amazing btw, in its entirety), there was one beautiful stand out track, different from the rest of the songs on the album. The rest […]

Caribou Wins 2008 Polaris Prize

We can all stop wondering who will win this year’s Polaris Music Prize, awarded to the top Canadian album of the year. It has been announced today that Dundas, Ontario native, Dan Snaith, known to most as Caribou, has won the 2008 Polaris Music Prize, and the 20,000 big ones that go along with it. Readers […]

Stars Live at Terminal 5, NYC – 09/20/08

So I saw Stars last night at Terminal 5 in New York City. This was my second time seeing Stars and my first time at Terminal 5. When we got there, the opening band was still on the stage. They were called Bell X1, and since I only heard them play a couple of songs […]