Polaris Music Prize

blog :: Polaris names worthy 2015 winner

September 22, 2015 // 0 Comments

Well, it’s about damn time… By now, you’ve probably (hopefully) heard that Buffy Sainte-Marie was named the winner of the 2015 Polaris Music Prize, taking home [...]

blog :: Polaris Prize :: 2014 short list

July 16, 2014 // 0 Comments

On September 22, the 2014 Polaris Music Prize will be awarded to an amazing Canadian artist. And today, the 40-strong long list was whittled down to 10 deserving artists. [...]

blog :: Polaris Prize :: 2014 Long List

June 22, 2014 // 0 Comments

It’s that time of year again: music festivals are in full swing, patio season is well under way, and the cool cats at Polaris Music Prize announced the long list of 40 [...]

What’s an award show without drama?

September 25, 2013 // 0 Comments

On Monday night, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, the Montreal-based rock band, was awarded the 2013 Polaris Music Prize – and the $30,000 that goes with it – for their [...]

Polaris Music Prize 2011

September 7, 2011 // 0 Comments

Next week, the good folks at the Polaris Music Prize will announce the winner of, well, the Polaris Music Prize. The award will be presented at a huge, invite-only, gala [...]