Category: Music

Gang of Youths at The Phoenix Concert Theatre

Known as one of the biggest rock acts in Australia, Gang of Youths now have their eyes set on the western pastures of North America. Drawing an impressive crowd at Toronto’s Phoenix Concert Theatre, lead singer Dave Le’aupepe stepped on…

Filling the soul with Khruangbin, live at the Danforth

Some words are harder to make stick than others. ‘Sorrowful’ plagued me when I portrayed the Messenger in my high school production of Antigone for some reason. Togolese footballer Emmanuel Adebayor’s last name took me rigorous study to be able to…

“Extra” EP by J’Moris

Described as “combin[ing] the best of hip-hop, southern rap, dub & modern trap,” the entire 16 minutes found on Texas rapper J’Moris’ Extra EP exist in a space between the future, the past and his own reality. Residing in the same…

Make a Post-Modern Connection with the band’s new single “Memories”

Based out of Kelowna B.C, Post-Modern Connection best describes their sound as a blend of indie-soul tinged with jazz and psychedelic rock. They are comprised of three graduating university students and an experienced drummer, with most band members hailing internationally…

Didirri at Drake Underground

On stage at Toronto’s Drake Underground, Australian singer-songwriter Didirri stood with an acoustic guitar in hand. He bared his musical soul as the crowd looked onward transfixed, murmuring comparisons to the likes of countless before him. In truth, there was…

ROXODUS – Just Another Festival Of And For Old White Dudes?

With last week’s announcement of Roxodus, the huge ‘celebration of rock’ music festival occurring next summer south of Wasaga Beach, Ontario comes this opinion piece from the editors of Addicted Magazine. Any festival is going to have its detractors, whether…

Humans’ Dance-Off The Night In Video For Their New Single, Going Late

Here’s the new single from Vancouver’s HUMANS. ‘Going Late’, combines minimalist beats, sensual vocals and reggae-infused guitar melodies to create a track that is as laid-back and smooth as it is vibrant and danceable. Mid-track, HUMANS take the pace all the way down,…

The Toronto music industry’s very best seasonal schmooze returns!

On December 10th, Unison Benevolent Fund returns to Toronto’s Spice Route (499 King St W) to eat, drink, and be merry. Attendees can enjoy great music courtesy of DJ Brendan Canning (of Broken Social Scene) and take home a present or two at the 2018…

Your Daily Feel Good – Perfume Genius To Benefit Immigration Equality

W Hotels Worldwide announced last week that the second phase of their newest music initiative, W Records, would feature Matador recording artist, Perfume Genius. Now track two and the accompanying music video with the rising star is available everywhere. “Not…

Kero Kero Bonito at Lee’s Palace

What kind of band names themselves Kero Kero Bonito? Well, gauging from the line-up that stretched nearly a block outside Toronto’s Lee’s Palace, one that has a lot of fans. The diverse attendees, from glammed up females to bearded stoners,…

Your Daily Feel Good – Joshua KYEOT

                          Okay, today’s DFG isn’t necessarily a feel-good song. But the voice delivering it is stunning and MUST be heard. Leading the tenors in high school. Teaching himself…