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The New Wax Show airs each Tuesday @ 3pm on CHRY 105.5 FM. Listen live at

This week’s artist spotlight is on Vaz.  Born and raised in London England, Vaz moved to Toronto in 2008 after getting his degree in Economics Business and Finance.  In 2012 Vaz quit his banking job to pursue his music career full time.   While playing music since the age of ten Vaz claims that it has always been his passion and his main channel of self expression.  Our reported Zemina Meiji met up with Vaz to discuss his art and career path.

Listen/Download to the interview here.

4711_91879739919_2383241_nThe New Wax Show airs each Tuesday @ 3pm on CHRY 105.5 FM. Listen live at

Juno Award winner and former Polaris Prize shortlister Julie Doiron was in town this weekend to play the Bloor Ossington Folk Festival. New wax reporter Akash Basnal caught up with the singer songwriter to discuss her career, both as a member of Eric’s Trip and as a solo artist and what lies ahead for the Canadian indie rock legend.

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The New Wax Show airs each Tuesday @ 3pm on CHRY 105.5 FM. Listen live at

Nova Scotia’s indie/folk artist, Jon Bryant, took the time out of his busy Canadian tour to drop by our studio to speak with New Wax’s Olivia Chandler about his latest album, What Takes You, his tour, and life on the east coast.

Check out his video from his début album, Two Coast for Comfort,“The Hallelujah.”

Check out the interview below.

Download entire interview here.

The New Wax Show airs every Tuesday from 3pm-4pm, with host Ian Gormely playing the best new sounds from the underground.

The New Wax Show: Best of 2010 Pt. 1 airs Tuesday, Dec 21 @ 3pm. Listen live here.

30. WavvesKing of the Beach (Fat Possum)

29. ParallelsVisionaries (Independent)

28. Fine MistPublic Domain (Independent)

27. Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings I Learned the Hard Way (Daptone)

26. HeartsoundsUntil We Surrender (Epitaph)

25. MetzEP 3 (We Are Busy Bodies)

24. SuperchunkMajesty Shredding (Merge)

23. Rich AucoinPublic Publication EP (Independent)

22. No AgeEverything In Between (Sub Pop)

21. TorcheSongs for Singles (Hydra Head)

20. Fitz and the Tantrums – Pickin’ Up the Pieces (Dangerbird)

19. SalemKing Night (IAMSOUND)

18. Eamon McGrathPeacmaker (White Whale)

17. Twin ShadowForget (Terrible)

16. BonjayBroughtupsy (Independent)

The New Wax Show: Best of 2010 Pt. 2 airs Tuesday Dec. 28 @ 3pm. Listen live here.

15. Janelle MonaeThe ArchAndroid (Bad Boy)

14. GorillazPlastic Beach (Virgin)

13. White LungIt’s the Evil (Deranged)

12. Burning LoveSongs for Burning Lovers (Deranged)

11. Chilly Gonzales Ivory Tower (Arts & Crafts)

10. Holy FuckLatin (XL)

9. JEFF the BrotherhoodHeavy Days (Infinity Cat)

8. Big BoiSir Lucious Leftfoot: the Son of Chico Dusty (Def Jam)

7. Black MountainWilderness Heart (Jagjaguwar)

6. PS I Love YouMeet Me at the Muster Station (Paper Bag)

5. Surfer BloodAstro Coast (Kanine)

4. Best CoastCrazy For You (Mexican Summer)

3. RobynBody Talk (Konichiwa)

2. Flying Lotus – Cosmogramma (Warp)

1. LCD SoundsystemThis is Happening (DFA)