May 23, 2016


The New Class of Canada’s Hardcore/Punk Scene


Pup felt like Toronto's best kept secret, a band that makes completely unpretentious, inherently uncool pop-punk rock. It's their accessibility that gets them on this list: It sounds like your childhood, updated, with some Titus Andronicus–channeling riffage. Their new album, The Dream Is Over, is a triumph in that regard.

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