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Shortlist Nominees … already?

Maybe there are just too many awards now to keep track, but the Shortlist of Music (the U.S. equivalent to the UK's Mercury Prize) announced its 2007 nominees. The award is meant to honor an album that sold less than 500,000 copies. Of course, this year's nominees were picked by a guy from Snow Patrol, […]

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Stars: a photo essay

Show Date: November 16, 2007

Upon entering the Showbox, I was greeted by a stag adorned with artificial flowers and absolutely packed floor. First order of the night, Montreal’s very own, Miracle Fortress, certainly busted out the biscuits (to quote Beck). Stars, the pride and joy of Canada (along with BSS, Avril Lavigne, and the Arcade Fire), brought to mind […]

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