NOW Magazine: Iskwé’s The Fight Within finds self-love in the face of hate

It’s often a challenge for musicians to incorporate revolutionary messages into their music without leaving the listener feeling disheartened or detached. But Toronto’s Iskwé, who is of Cree, Métis and European descent, fuses politically charged lyrics about loss, unrest, healing … Continue reading NOW Magazine: Iskwé’s The Fight Within finds self-love in the face of hate

Exclaim! Album Review: Andreya Triana – Everything You Never Had. Pt. II

“When we were nothing, we had it all,” sings British soulstress/songwriter Andreya Triana, on her four-track EP, Everything You Never Had Pt. II, a prelude to her upcoming album. Triana’s mighty pipes, with their goose bump-inducing rasp, are powerful and effortless … Continue reading Exclaim! Album Review: Andreya Triana – Everything You Never Had. Pt. II