Category: Music

Live Music Monday – Billie Eilish at the Phoenix

Words and photos by Stephen McGill   Los Angeles viral pop upstart Billie Eilish came to Toronto’s Phoenix Concert Theatre on Tuesday night for the first of two nights. Playing to a sold out crowd of fellow teenagers, the sixteen…

Happy Halloween from Addicted Magazine

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!  No, you didn’t fall asleep and wake up in December, it’s HALLOWEEN!   Photo by rawpixel.com From childhood to today, I’ve been a huge Halloween lover.  I love creating crazy makeup looks, I love…

Live Music Tuesday – Masego at The Opera House

Hailing from Virginia and steeped in R&B, Masego’s music follows four simple rules: Make love, give love, be love, experience love. Indeed, the affection was reciprocated wholeheartedly at Toronto’s sold-out Opera House show. Perhaps it was the “good” love keeping…

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

Words and photos by Stephen McGill Australian legends Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds brought the final date of their Skeleton Tree tour to Toronto’s Scotiabank Arena on Oct. 28. Though there may have been some trepidation on the fans…

Another Daily Feel Good – Little Dragon’s fun new video

Swedish electronic group, Little Dragon has a new EP coming out on Nov. 9. You can pre-order the ‘Lover Chanting’ EP HERE.  In the meantime, here’s their super-fun new video for the title track.   You can find Little Dragon online here:…

Live Music Friday – X AVANT XIII Festival: The Halluci Nation

Last week, the Music Gallery brought an array of new sounds to Toronto with the X AVANT XIII Festival: The Halluci Nation. Curated by Bear Witness of A Tribe Called Red. , the festival focused on the notion of The Halluci Nation, and what…

Live Music Wednesday – Giving Thanks for Gorillaz

Words by Ariana Roberts “I never feel as if we’re performing for anything other than this sort of weird family… I feel a connection with you lot.” – Damon Albarn, Toronto, October 9th, 2018 I was lucky enough to be…

Live Music Tuesday – Oh Sees at the Danforth Music Hall

Oh Sees (formerly Thee Oh Sees) just might be the loudest band on earth. Over the past two decades, they have unleashed a staggering amount of albums with remarkable quality control. That’s why, given their sold-out engagement at Toronto’s Danforth…

The Daily Feel Good – Madame Gandhi

Loving this track by Kiran Gandhi, who performs as Madame Gandhi. She’s an amazing LA-based drummer, electronic musician, singer and activist with a track that as you kids say, knocks. Listen, watch, support, feel good Blog | Twitter | Instagram | Facebook            

Todd Kerns honoured with BC Walk of Fame induction

Today, Canadian musician Todd “Dammit” Kerns will be receiving a star on the B.C. Walk of Fame.  And in true rockstar fashion, he’ll will commemorate the event with a sold out show at The Roxy Cabaret tonight. Todd Kerns rose to fame…

Live Music Friday – Florence + the Machine

From the moment Florence + the Machine entered the arena, a wave of awe and disbelief could be felt, even from long-time fans who had mentioned to me they had seen her many times before. The beautifully expansive biomorphic wooden…