The Toronto Garlic Festival

This Sunday marks the 3rd annual Toronto Garlic Festival.  The savoury festival will feature cooking demos, fascinating talks, food and beer pairings, garlic braiding workshops, screening of a cult classic foodie film, and a guest appearance by Canada’s Garlic Guru, Ted “Fish-Lake-Garlic-Man” Maczk. Can…

A day at London Fashion Week – Part 2

Part two of fashionista Qitae’s adventures at London Fashion week takes a look at the beautiful work of designer Pam Hogg.  After briefly going backstage to say hello while waiting for more people to join us, we had about 10…

A day at London Fashion Week – Part 1

Addicted guest writer Qitae gives us an inside look into the glitz and glamour behind London Fashion Week.  Part 1 takes a look at London fashion gurus KTZ and their latest collection. My phone beeps, 12:47pm Viktoria:  “I’m running late!…

TIFF 2013: A Little Taste of Italy

Dozens of Italian filmmakers, actors and promoters came out to the Gardiner Museum on Monday, September 9th to celebrate the premiere of seven Italian productions at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival.  The glamorous red carpet leading up the front…

One Bad Son is going on tour with Crash Karma!

Addicted favourites One Bad Son will be joining veteran rockers Crash Karma on their upcoming fall tour, and you should definitely be there. Hot off the release of their self titled EP, and a slew of summer shows opening for…

The Selecter comes to Canada

Ska songsmiths The Selecter are making not one, but two extremely rare Canadian appearances — and one is right here in Toronto! The band will be stopping north of the border on the second leg of their US “Non-Stop Pressure…

Twin Forks’ new album drops today

“Whatever makes the audience stomp their feet and sing at the top of their lungs, that’s what I want to be doing,” says singer/guitarist Chris Carrabba of Twin Forks. Their debut self-tltled EP is due out on September 17, 2013 on Dine Alone Records.  Together with…