Category: Music

Throwback Thursday Live Music Edition – The Mountain Goats

For over 20 years, singer-songwriter John Darnielle has fashioned his group, The Mountain Goats as one of the most literary acts around. In its current incarnation, the band played Toronto’s Phoenix Concert Theatre, gradually turning the venue into a non-stop…

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Canadian Music Week as experienced Music City North

Each person goes to a music festival such as Canadian Music Week (CMW) expecting something different.  For me, my focus was the networking and one conference, “Meet the Festivals”.  The key thing with such a monstrous event such as CMW,…

Welcome to Rockville 2018 – Review and photos

Words and photos by Samantha Carcasole Welcome to Rockville hosted in Jacksonville, Florida was such an incredible experience and journey, especially hailing from Toronto. I’m already excited to embark on it again next year. The atmosphere of the festival itself…

Listening to Kate Fenner’s Middle Voice

Canada has bred some of the finest female voices decade after decade. Simply working backwards chronologically from Alessia Cara to Joni Mitchell with several dozen in between, all genres and many languages are represented by Canadian women on the international…