The Autumn Portrait releases a brand new music video

Eight cans of paint and 20 cameos from fans and friends later (including an appearance from MTV’s Philip Tetro of the popular show 1 Girl, 5 Gays) Freddie Mojallal, the singer and songwriter behind The Autumn Portrait, produces the official…

Addicted goes to Edgefest – Part 1

At the end of July, 102.1 The Edge, one of Toronto’s largest radio stations surprised the music loving population by not only holding its annual Edgefest music festival in the middle of the week, but by having a massive crowd…

Become an Addict – Music and Lyrics

Sitting in the dark, sharp looking object in hand – from one angle this portrait of a young man looks torturous.  Destruction and self mutilation – is that what’s really happening? Take a closer look, and see what’s really going…

LXRY: Predator and Prey

There’s always a simpler dynamic when it comes to two-piece bands. With less cooks in the kitchen, two-piece bands have the advantage of achieving a clearer direction in sound and style due to there being less channels for dissent to…

Surferblood: Sundried Venom

Surferblood‘s second spin Pythons is somewhat living in the reverberated shadow of Astro Coast, the band’s original solid surf song. Pythons is pared down, and seems to strike with dead-on melodies and chord progressions.The likes of “Gravity”, “Squeezing Blood” and…

Welcome to El Catrin

Nestled in the heart of the distillery district in Toronto is the newly opened Mexican restaurant El Catrin. Located at 18 Tank house lane, El Catrin is the perfect mix of a stunning indoor restaurant featuring a collection of eye-catching folk…

New Music Addiction – Frank Turner

The British are famous for exporting so much great music to North America, and they’ve produced yet another gem in the form of Frank Turner – my latest new music addiction. With some very auspicious beginnings, including an education at…