Author Archives: Aron Harris

About Aron Harris

Aron Harris is Addicted's music editor as well as a designer/photographer/writer. Aron can be found on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/arichardphoto/ for photography. As well, @dadrockdad for his dad blog.

New Music Friday – Earth is Burning and Drowning and our Leaders Are Doing Nothing Edition

Sigh. It’s been a week. Meaning what a week it’s been. So much hope, so little hope, all balled up with hope and no hope. The world witnessed a passionate 16-year-old girl emotionally admonish the people who should have helped…

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Cheech and Chong’s O Cannabis Tour hits Toronto

Older siblings are often a guiding light for our personal tastes. My older brother corrupted me with introductions to prog rock, National Lampoon and Heavy Metal magazines and comedy albums. We listened to and watched Eddie Murphy, Richard Pryor, (again)…

New Music Friday – Post Hiatus Edition

Apologies, NMFers. I have been going full speed for the last couple of weeks and often had to choose between work and sleep. Sometimes work won, less often did sleep. But I crammed like a high schooler before an exam…

Tycho Live at Meridian Hall

Who is Tycho? Is he the white-clad king of cushioned comedowns? A multimedia electronic band experience? A graphic designer and photographer? A Danish astronomer? All of the above, son. As well Tycho is Scott Hansen, a Californian visual artist who…

MARINA Shines, Even Without Her Diamonds

Marina Diamandis dreamed of one day having her own band. As the frontwoman, naturally, it would be named after her, though she’d skew her last name with creative license (as I likely just did in those opening sentences). The first…

Moving On with The Who at Scotiabank Arena

The collective resume of The Who sadly halved to guitarist and vocalist, Pete Townshend and vocalist and guitarist (there IS a distinction) Roger Daltrey is daunting to type out despite reams of available research. More than a band, this English…

New Music Friday – Labour Day Weekend Edition

For this week’s post, I wanted to start by honouring the life and art of Neal Casal, who reportedly committed suicide on August 26. While not a household name, you’ve probably heard music that he put his hands on. Casal…