Category: Featured

Gregory Alan Isakov at The Danforth

South African born singer songwriter Gregory Alan Isakov came to Toronto’s Danforth Music Hall on Nov. 8th, touring in support of his newest record Evening Machines. Playing to a packed crowd, Isakov played through a 16 song set drawing largely…

U.S. Girls at the Horseshoe Tavern

After a summer on the festival circuit, U.S. Girls brought their show in support of this year’s In A Poem Unlimited to a sold out Lee’s Palace in Toronto. Battling feedback all night, singer Meghan Remy led the band through tracks…

Le1f at the AGO’s First Thursday

Brooklyn rapper and icon Le1f (Khalif Diouf) performed at the AGO’s Monthly First Thursday series to a busy crowd of onlookers. It’s always going to be a weird audience at an event that’s not specifically billed about the music, but…

Addicted chats with Toronto rapper Patrik about his new Spadina EP

Montreal born rapper Patrik seems to have Toronto on his mind with his latest EP, Spadina. It’s a title that doubles nicely, referencing the street that intersects the city’s Queen West and Chinatown neighbourhoods while also paying homage to his youth….

Dream Job Diary with OscarAlexander

Internationally published, Stockholm born hair and makeup artist OscarAlexander, started his career as a model but quickly realised his talents lay behind the camera. Having tried on a few different hats in the industry, he gained a great deal of…

They Might Be Giants live at the Phoenix

American alternative rock band They Might Be Giants made a triumphant return to Toronto after years away at a packed Phoenix Concert Theatre. Touring in support of their newest record I Like Fun the band played a wide ranging Evening With…

TESTED: Regal Gentleman Matte Clay

Here at ADDICTED we’re always on the lookout for better grooming products and I’ve just found another one in Regal Gentleman Matte Clay.   I’ve had some variation of the pompadour quiff hairstyle now since about 2012. It’s classic, timeless…

How to Keep in Shape Over the Winter Months

We’ve all been there where we’ve had a great fitness and health boost over the summer months, but as soon as those days get shorter, darker and colder, we forget all about living a healthy lifestyle. Trying to keep up…

“Culinary Journey” Contest Aims to Alleviate Hunger and Poverty

Here at ADDICTED, we are all about positive change, so when we were tipped off about Dine to Donate, we just had to learn more. Dine to Donate is a registered, incorporated charitable foundation with a mission to bring Canada’s best restaurants…

Your Daily Feel Good – Sultans of String partner with UNHCR

Sultans of String take their holiday cheer and goodwill to venues across Canada/US this festive season. The band is a fundraising partner with UNHCR, the United Nations Agency for Refugees, the world’s leading organization aiding and protecting people forced to flee their…