Catl – Gateway Blues Video release and party

I’m extremely lucky to be a music lover living in Toronto.  This city is a veritable all you can eat buffet of amazing bands, able to feed the appetites of fans of every taste and desire.  One of my favorite…

Pixies play in Toronto

Some bands invade your consciousness, infusing their music into the fabric of your existence: a familiar tune, an instant mood lifter, a happy memory. That’s the kind of music the Pixies make, and just a couple of weeks ago, they…

Paul Verhoeven spills ‘Flesh + Blood’ at the Lightbox

Starting this past Friday, January 24th 2014, and running until April 4th, the TIFF Bell Lightbox is launching another major retrospective series, this time chronicling the career of prolific Dutch director Paul Verhoeven, entitled Flesh + Blood: The Films of…

Addicted talks to Gloryhound

From the East Coast of Canada comes one of the coolest punk rock bands to ever hit a stage.  They’re called Gloryhound, and if you haven’t heard of them yet, get educated because they’re the next generation of kickass music….

Zooey Deschanel Collaborates With Tommy Hilfiger.

After years of drooling over the wardrobe of pretty much every character Zooey Deschanel has ever played (except Jovie in Elf, perhaps), to discover that she’d designed her own pieces with Tommy Hilfiger had me in quite the ‘adorkable’ tizz….

Ashley Smith Launches First Collection For RVCA

In store now, Ashley Smith’s first collection for RVCA is the epitome of the upcoming season. R,iddled with a Nineties vibe the ad campaign for the range channels a high-school nostalgia, with pastel hues and dainty attire. Shot by Sandy Kim,…

Toadies re-release Rubberneck, 20th Anniversary Edition

Any self respecting 90s music lover will remember the beautiful earworm “Possum Kingdom” created by Texas rockers the Toadies.  To all those who do recall, they’ll be thrilled to know the band has announced the release of the 20-year anniversary edition of…