Isle of Dogs? More like I love dogs!

Wes Anderson, director of Isle of Dogs, is perhaps best known for his quirky, idiosyncratic films, most of which deal with loveable outcasts making their way (somewhat clumsily yet aided…

Frankie Cosmos opens up even more on Vessel

Frankie Cosmos (which started out as a solo project for New Yorker Greta Kline) has built up a reputation for putting out soft-rocking hits that continually walk along the tightrope…

How do we battle addiction?

Global News reported Monday that as part of a government push to stem the abuse of and growing dependence on opioids throughout Canada, federal law will soon further open up…

We all have to dance once in a while

Concerts are interesting, specifically because they allow us to revel in the musicianship (or perhaps simply the presence) of the acts that we have (presumably) come to know over a…

Soundbite: Vundabar – Smell Smoke

In the grand scheme of things, the state of rock music today is ephemeral at best, ever-dwindling at worst. (At least when it comes to the kind of rock that…

Franz Ferdinand move on up on Always Ascending

Scottish indie royalty Franz Ferdinand’s careers in the years that spanned their 2004 debut and 2009’s Tonight: Franz Ferdinand cemented their ability to consistently play around with a sound that…