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Listen: The Polaris Music Prize Podcast hosted by Lana

Need some new music in your life? How about a sample of the 10 best Canadian albums of the year?!

The Polaris Music Prize is award given out to the best Canadian album of the year (without regard to popularity, sales or genre) and they’ve launched a new podcast hosted by yours truly! Episode one is a primer on the 10 albums nominated for the award with the some jurors singin’ their praises and explaining why it should win the $50,000 prize.

Take a listen and hopefully discover a new favourite record! One of these albums will be announced as the Polaris Prize winner September 19th at the Polaris Gala, and you’ll be able to hear the winning album in full September 20th at 8pm on Indie88.
Which album do you think will be the winner?

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Alternatively you can listen to podcast over on Apple Music for those of you on the go.

For everything else you need to know about the 2016 Polaris Music Prize, check out our Insiders Guide to The Polaris Shortlist.

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