Category: New Music Friday

New Music Friday – Slow Dreamy Music Because We’re Too Cold To Move Fast Edition

It’s cold as a hitman’s heart in these parts, NMFers. But <insert some message about how music warms you from the soul outward to your fingertips or some crap>. Yes, I left that in on purpose. Things have been a…

New Music Friday – Honouring Jon Box

Last September, the Canadian music industry lost one of its most devoted and beloved members. Jon Box was a stalwart member of the Universal Music Group team, starting his career as a sales rep back in 1996. Twenty-three years later…

New Music Friday-Managing Editor Birthday Edition

There’s no real theme to this week’s NMF post. Just sending love to ADDICTED’s managing editor on her birthday. Nadia Elkharadly, like most amazing things, is salty and sweet. And the salt of the earth at the same time. She’s…

New Music Friday – Pre-Election Edition

Here’s your New Music Friday before either the Libs are reelected and things pretty much stay the exact same in our neoliberal world, the Cons start to ruin life as we know it or by some miracle, the NDP start…

New Music Friday – Rocktober Edition

Ugh. Terrible edition name, Mr. Music Editor. You call yourself a creative? I’m still catching up on sleep. I couldn’t string a proper, clever theme together this week. Leave me alone.   Well, the fall has arrived, the weather has…

New Music Friday – Post Hiatus Edition

Apologies, NMFers. I have been going full speed for the last couple of weeks and often had to choose between work and sleep. Sometimes work won, less often did sleep. But I crammed like a high schooler before an exam…

New Music Friday – Labour Day Weekend Edition

For this week’s post, I wanted to start by honouring the life and art of Neal Casal, who reportedly committed suicide on August 26. While not a household name, you’ve probably heard music that he put his hands on. Casal…

New Music Friday – Themeless Edition

We don’t need a theme! The world is a flaming sewage pit of avarice and hatred that is impossible to extinguish! Fuck it! Let’s listen to great music! Sorry, that’s a terrible way to introduce new music to new listeners….

New Music Friday – August Long Weekend Edition

LONG WEEKEND! YES! Here’s some music for your ears as you leave your bodily impression on a chaise longue for 3 days. Below are some artists I’ve really enjoyed listening to this week. I hope they come to Toronto so…