Moderat Reunites for Second Album, ‘II’

Listening to the percussion, the bass, the synth, you sink into the inherent electronic echo, gradually discovering the layers; the balance between soft underlying snyth and powerful overlaying bass lines that creates a perfect equilibrium of sound. The Berliners Sascha…

Ty Segall:Nightcap

Among the hours upon hours of music continuously cranked out by garage-rock enthusiast Ty Segall, Sleeper is as an odd duck. Segall takes no enigmatic steps to hide the influence of personal tragedy on his latest record and is more…

Addicted chats with Dave from Dinosaur Bones

Edgefest afforded this music lover a chance to chat with some fantastic indie musicians who were showcasing their tunings throughout the day, including keyboardist Dave Wickland from Dinosaur Bones.  Formed in 2008 in Toronto, Dinosaur Bones (Ben Fox – vocals/guitar,…

Vawk comes to Shangri-la Toronto

One of our favourite spots in the glorious city of Toronto is the stunning Shangri-la hotel.  Sitting at 188 University Ave this top notch Asian inspired gem offers some of the citiy’ best food and drinks, not to mention unparalleled…

Pink O Course for Rethink Breast Cancer

As we head into the fall we also head towards breast cancer month, which bring us back around to the second year for Pink O Course. The O Course is “Toronto’s only obstacle course based on actual U.S. Marine Corps…

when jews were funny

TIFF 13: When Jews Were Funny

When Jews Were Funny, a documentary that by its very title could insult the subjects by insinuating with “when” they are no longer, is a series of conversations with Jewish comedians about what Jewish humour is, was, or ever was…