Category: Music

Beck and Cage the Elephant at Budweiser Stage

As the sun set on another gorgeous summer evening in Toronto, Beck and Cage the Elephant took the stage for their only Canadian date on the Night Running Tour in 2019. Cage the Elephant came out with explosive energy backed…

Smashing Pumpkins and Noel Gallagher at Budweiser Stage

The 1990s came rocking to Toronto with a double headlining tour of Smashing Pumpkins and Noel Gallagher (of Oasis fame). Both groups, who were supporting recent albums, kept the setlist full of favourites, digging deep into their back catalogs to…

ADDICTED at Osheaga, 3 Days of Canada’s Best Music Festival

Words by Doug Sutcliffe. Photos by Katrina Lat For 2019, Osheaga returns to its old grounds following major re-construction work on Parc Jean Drapeau in Montreal. The result; a larger park with increased capacity at the cost of some less…

Meet your new favorite band: Thunderpussy

There is no irony to the title of this review.  Thunderpussy is my new favorite band, and they should be yours too. I’ll admit, like a linguistic magpie I was drawn to the band’s eye popping moniker.  I mean, Thunderpussy…

New Music Friday – Themeless Edition

We don’t need a theme! The world is a flaming sewage pit of avarice and hatred that is impossible to extinguish! Fuck it! Let’s listen to great music! Sorry, that’s a terrible way to introduce new music to new listeners….

Slash feat. Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators at REBEL

There are countless guitar heroes. However, there is only one Slash. Wearing his iconic top hat, the Guns N’ Roses guitarist, performing with Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators, torched through a two-hour set inside Toronto’s REBEL. In support of the…

New Music Friday – August Long Weekend Edition

LONG WEEKEND! YES! Here’s some music for your ears as you leave your bodily impression on a chaise longue for 3 days. Below are some artists I’ve really enjoyed listening to this week. I hope they come to Toronto so…