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Polaris Gala Tickets Now On Sale To The Public

Tickets for the 2014 Polaris Gala being held at the stately Carlu in Toronto on September 22 went on sale today via Ticketfly. Go HERE to purchase tickets. The Gala, which will be hosted by actor and comedian Jay Baruchel, will feature a number of performances and appearances from the 10 acts who made the […]

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2014 Polaris Music Prize Short List Is Here

The 10 albums on the 2014 Polaris Music Prize Short List were revealed at The Carlu‘s Round Room in Toronto earlier today. Here is the list: Arcade Fire — Reflektor Basia Bulat — Tall Tall Shadow Mac DeMarco — Salad Days Drake — Nothing Was The Same Jessy Lanza — Pull My Hair Back Owen […]

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Jay Baruchel To Host 2014 Polaris Gala

Montreal actor, producer and writer Jay Baruchel will host the 2014 Polaris Gala being held September 22 at The Carlu in Toronto. Baruchel, who once played the role of obsessed Led Zeppelin fan Vic Munoz in Almost Famous, also helped unveil the 10 albums on the 2014 Short List earlier today in Toronto. The actor […]

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Shad, Holy Fuck, A Tribe Called Red Canada Day Concert At Banff Centre

If Banff, Alberta feels a bit like the music lover’s ground zero on Canada Day, there’ll be three really good reasons: Shad, Holy Fuck and A Tribe Called Red. The trio will anchor an epic July 1 concert presented by the Banff Centre and Polaris Music Prize being held at the Shaw Amphitheatre. All three […]

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Greg MacPherson’s Fireball Added To 2014 Polaris Long List

The 2014 Polaris Music Prize Long List now has one more album. There was a miscalculation due to a new web-based voting system wherein an error was discovered and corrected yesterday, and as a result we are adding one more title to the Long List: Greg MacPherson – Fireball As a result of this correction, […]

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2014 Polaris Music Prize Long List Is Here

The 2014 Polaris Music Prize Long List has been announced. The 40 Long List albums were unveiled earlier today at the National Music Centre in Calgary in association with the Sled Island Music Festival. The 2014 Polaris Music Prize Long List: Arcade Fire – Reflektor AroarA – In The Pines Austra – Olympia Philippe B […]

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2014 Polaris Music Prize Long List Announcement Helping Launch Sled Island

One year ago the music stopped in Calgary, Alberta when historic flooding hobbled the city and forced the cancellation of the Sled Island Music Festival, which was to feature Jesus And Mary Chain, Swans, Superchunk as well as Polaris people like Joel Plaskett, Colin Stetson and The Besnard Lakes. When the festival returns this year […]

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We've Restocked The Polaris Store Just In Time For The Holidays

· by Sarah Kurchak

It’s mid-November. The last of the discounted Halloween candy has been cleared from store shelves and malls are starting to sneak “Wonderful Christmastime” into their playlists. It’s time to start thinking about holiday shopping. If you’re looking for the perfect gift for the Canadian music lover in your life, we here at Polaris humbly suggest […]

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Polaris 2013 Gala Performance Special Airs November 17

· by Sarah Kurchak

If you, like us, are going through a serious case of Gala withdrawal, Polaris and AUX have just the thing to tie you over until Polaris 2014-mania stars running wild. Polaris Performances 2013, a compilation of all of the performances from our 2013 Gala will be simulcast on AUX (Rogers 107/699, Shaw 138) and HIFI […]

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