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Polaris People For The Week Of July 19 (Reaction To The Short List)

Metz

Metz

The latest edition of my Polaris People column is online over at the Polaris Music Prize website.

The 2013 Polaris Music Prize Short List got announced this week and amongst a narrow band of music writers and music fans this was a really big deal. As such, we tracked some of the reactions to the names that made it on the list and the ones that didn’t.

To read the column go here.

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Polaris People For The Week Of July 12 (Last Look At The Long List)

Polaris Music Prize 2013 Long List

Polaris Music Prize 2013 Long List

The latest edition of my Polaris People column is online over at the Polaris Music Prize website.

Because the 2013 Short List is being announced on July 16 I used this week’s write-up as one last opportunity to highlight some fact or quirk about all of the albums on the 2013 Polaris Long List.

To read the column go here.

 

 

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Polaris People For The Week Of June 28 (Rhye! Jim Guthrie! Joel Plaskett!)

Joel Plaskett

Joel Plaskett

The latest edition of my Polaris People column is online over at the Polaris Music Prize website.

This week we marvel at the fact that Rhye are two dudes, make note of the suddenly prolific Jim Guthrie and ponder Joel Plaskett performing everywhere.

To read the column go here.

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Polaris People For The Week Of June 7 (Tegan And Sara! Woodpigeon! Jennifer Lawrence!)

Tegan And Sara

Tegan And Sara

The latest edition of my Polaris People column is online over at the Polaris Music Prize website.

We learned about Tegan And Sara‘s peculiar Bill Clinton connection, got a glimpse into Woodpigeon‘s crazy Turkey adventure and pondered why Jennifer Lawrence was hanging out with Win Butler of Arcade Fire.

To read the column, go here.

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Polaris People For The Week Of May 31 (Broken Social Scene! Braids! Patrick Watson!)

Broken Social Scene

Broken Social Scene

The latest edition of my Polaris People column is online over at the Polaris Music Prize website.

There are a lot of folks starting to work on new music and we got the lowdown on a number of them — Drake, Braids, Patrick Watson, etc. We also learned some about Broken Social Scene‘s pseudo-book fair.

To read the column, go here.

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