Polaris Names Drake, Feist, Grimes, Japandroids, And More To Shortlist For 2012 Prize

    Polaris has just announced its short list for this year’s prize in Canadian music. Here’s the list in alphabetical order: 
    Cold Specks, I Predict a Graceful Expulsion
    Handsome Furs, Sound Capitale
    Yamantaka // Sonic Titan, YT//ST
    Last year, Arcade Fire took home the award with their landmark album, The Suburbs. This year, the winner will walk away with the award, as well as a cash prize of 30,000 Canadian dollars on September 24. [CBC via DS