October 11th, 2012
Wu-Tang Clan Alumni Rza and rock duo Black keys have joined forces again after getting together in 2009 for Blak Roc. “The Baddest Man Alive” is a track off the soundtrack of the upcoming RZA film “Man with the Iron Fists“. This is a welcome return to the dynamic flow of hip hop of the […]
July 9th, 2012
Summer time can only mean one thing: music festivals galore. One we’re really excited for is this year’s Osheaga Music Festival, which takes place in Montreal from August 3 – 5. Named one of Pitchfork’s 20 Essential Festivals of Summer 2012, Osheaga will span three days, four stages and a list of performances so long that you’ll need to carefully map out your schedule or else you might risk missing out on one of your favourite bands!
Find out how to win an amazing weekend at Osheaga after the jump!
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June 4th, 2012
If you missed The Wedge yesterday, we won’t be mad at you but if you don’t listen to this week’s playlist we might be. Check out the tracks we picked for our MMVA special. For the week of the June 3rd The Wedge played songs by: F*cked Up, A Tribe Called Quest, Red Hot Chilli […]
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Posted in The Wedge | Posted by Melissa
September 27th, 2011
Swedish shoegazers The Radio Dept. have cancelled their North American tour. According to a press release, the band scrapped the tour “due to family related matters.” Instead of hitting the road, they will now hole themselves up in their native Sweden to work on some new music. (Via Consequence of Sound) TV network Adult Swim […]
March 14th, 2011
Canadian Music Week wrapped up seven days of shows in Toronto with the annual Indie Awards held at the Fairmount Royal York Hotel. Singer Janelle Monae and Canadian rapper Shad entertained the crowd while international acts like The Black Keys, Taylor Swift, Mumford and Sons and Sleigh Bells picked up awards, including favourite international group […]