Author Archives: Nadia Elkharadly

About Nadia Elkharadly

Nadia Elkharadly is a Toronto based writer with a serious addiction to music. She has never been in a band but plays an awesome air guitar and also the tambourine. Nadia is the co-founder and North American Editor for ADDICTED.

Ask your #MCM with Ron the Baptist

This week we’re crushing on Ron the Baptist. Ron the Baptist is neither a baptist nor a Ron, but the moniker of Canadian musician Aaron Ford Carley.  With inspirations ranging from eighties pop hit to early 2000s alternative, listeners will find themselves reminded…

Todd Kerns honoured with BC Walk of Fame induction

Today, Canadian musician Todd “Dammit” Kerns will be receiving a star on the B.C. Walk of Fame.  And in true rockstar fashion, he’ll will commemorate the event with a sold out show at The Roxy Cabaret tonight. Todd Kerns rose to fame…

Ask Aviva: Standards vs Relationship Status

Asking for advice when you’re unsure of something is generally the right call. Asking for advice from an expert is always the right call.  And when it comes to the world of dating in this digital age, we’ve got a…

The Fight to find the perfect foundation

Some people spend their lives searching for the perfect partner. I feel like I’ve spent my life in search of the perfect foundation. Yes, I’m serious. The struggle is real, alright? As a woman of Middle Eastern descent living in…

Ask your #WCW with Erin Costelo

This week we’re crushing on Erin Costelo! *photo by Matt Dunlop Erin Costelo is a Canadian singer, songwriter and producer.  Erin was born in Nova Scotia and lived in Winnipeg, Toronto and Texas before making her way back to her East…

Ask your #MCM with Yoza

This week we’re crushing on Yoza. Hailing from New York by way of Jamaica and Canada, Toronto based artist Melodic Yoza has basically invented a new genre of music that is entirely his own. Inspired by all the places he’s called…