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Tuesday Tracks! Hot Hot Heat, Greg MacPherson, Shad

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It’s Tuesday and that means it’s time for your weekly dose of new Canadian music. This week we’re looking at new stuff by west coasters Hot Hot Heat, Manitoban Greg MacPherson and revisiting Shad, who might have just released the best record of the year with TSOL. First: Back in 2002 Hot Hot Heat were […] More »

Tuesday Tracks! Shad, Born Ruffians, Wintersleep

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This week Tuesday Tracks gets excited about suburban hip hop, trades in human interaction for some catchy guitar lines, and gets concerned about bratty kids. First: “Yaa I Get It” is the first track off Kenya-born, London, Ont.-raised MC Shad‘s upcoming release TSOL. His previous effort The Old Prince used wit and humour to separate himself […] More »