A night of truly great live music, a wide range of Canadian talent, and endless Twitter reactions (opinions, snarks, and adoration), which, of course, means the Polaris Music Prize was handed out tonight during the annual gala at The Carlu in Toronto. And the winner is… Godspeed You! Black Emperor Godspeed […]

Godspeed You! Black Emperor are the Winners of the 2013 ...

“This moody and exciting list is proof that the ‘Canadian sound’ has no stylistic boundaries.” – Polaris Founder and Executive Director Steve Jordan. The 2013 Polaris Prize Short List was announced this morning at the Drake Hotel in Toronto with seven first time nominees and three repeat nominees making an appearance […]

2013 Polaris Music Prize Short List Announced

The 2013 Polaris Music Prize longlist was released this morning in Montreal with past winners and nominees Laurel Sprengelmeyer (Little Scream), members of Radio Radio, Ruby Kato Attwood of Yamantaka // Sonic Titan, and Owen Pallett on stage to make the announcement as well as a performance from Les soeurs Boulay. The 2013 Polaris Prize […]

The Polaris Music Prize 2013 Longlist Announced