Category: Music

Moments from the CBC Music Festival

CBC Music Festival took to RBC Echo Beach in Toronto on May 25, 2019, for a day of celebrating some of the brightest in Canadian music. While the extreme weather alert throughout the day threatened to shut the festival down,…

ionnalee – MAKING INDELIBLE MEMORIES OF THE FUTURE

A relatively small, but devout group of people woke up on the morning of April 26 in an eager but different state than they found themselves that evening. Making her long-awaited Toronto debut, ionnalee (born Jonna Lee) took to the…

New Music Friday – Editor’s Picks

This week’s New Music Friday is dedicated to Canada’s King of New Music, Dave Bookman. Sadly, Bookie died on May 21. I can’t name another person who did as much for independent music in Toronto and Canada as he did…

Wallows at The Danforth Music Hall

On the final day of Canadian Music Week 2019, LA-based heartthrobs Wallows took the stage at The Danforth Music Hall playing a sold-out show. Akin to Finn Wolfhard of Calpurnia, Dylan Minnette of Wallows also shares the duality of being…

Interview with Kid Koala: A Turntable Evolution

Believe it or not, you might be a fan of Kid Koala and not even know it. Born Eric San, the renowned Canadian DJ has toured with Bjork and Radiohead, published graphic novels, and has composed music for such popular…

Under The Hill Festival

Are you looking to escape the city this Bank Holiday weekend? Well, we think we’ve found just the thing for you. Between 24th and 26th May, Under The Hill Festival will be landing in Ashton Under Hill, near Evesham, Worcester….

HIPPO CAMPUS AT THE PHOENIX CONCERT THEATRE

On tour promoting their most recent album Bambi, Minnesota natives Hippo Campus made their long-awaited appearance in Toronto on May 1st at The Phoenix Concert Theatre, alongside supporting artist, Samia. Hippo Campus flies largely under the radar of mainstream indie…

Photos: Metric and July Talk Live at Scotiabank Arena

Metric and July Talk are on tour together across Canada bringing fans an incredible show. They stopped by Scotiabank Arena in Toronto on April 26, 2019. As July Talk took the stage, a full moon hung overhead, framing the band…

SWMRS at The Phoenix

On Sunday April 14, California natives SWMRS, led by frontman Cole Becker, made a stop at The Phoenix Concert Theatre while touring their new album Berkeley’s On Fire. Supported by local indie rockers Goodbye Honolulu, as well as state mates Beach…

Sasha Sloan at the Velvet Underground

Sasha Sloan (known as @sadgirlsloan on social media) embarked on her first North American headline tour in March, making a sold-out stop at Toronto’s Velvet Underground on March 27th. Sasha is part of a larger group of young songwriters focused on…