INFOGRAPHIC: A handy illustrated guide to the 2013 Polaris Music Prize
by Nicole Villeneuve
July 19, 2013
On Tuesday, the Polaris Music Prize announced its 2013 short list, one that L.A. Times music writer Mikael Wood immediately (and problematically) dismissed as “terrible” and “white.” The Prize’s founder and Executive Director, Steve Jordan, otherwise pretty much summed up the standard split reception as “Great / terrible job everyone!”
So what are the albums making the list this year? In this new Polaris Music Prize infographic, we break down the who, what, and where of the ten finalists.
Design by Daniel Halyburton.
This article originally appeared in the August 2013 Issue of AUX Magazine.
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