Category: Music

Riverfest Elora 2018 – Our Pre-Fest Picks

Words by Sabrina Direnzo Its festival season! That means camping, food trucks and, most importantly, stacked bills featuring all your favourite artists and bands. But what about the bands that don’t make the bold type? Those hidden gems are just…

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A Weekend At The Greatest Jazz Festival In The World – Part Two

Part one of this article can be found here. Words and photos by Aron Harris, except Hannah Williams photos ©Valerie Gay Bessette and Ian Anderson photos ©Benoit Rousseau As the festival team works, undoubtedly, right now to produce the 40th anniversary…

An interview with the creators of re:set music series

Our city is so full of music events of all kinds, especially for electronic music lovers. Aside from the regular summer festivals and club venues, it’s great to be able to explore and find a different kind of event, catered…

The sultry psych rock of Crooked Flower

Berkeley, California has been the birthplace of many progressive American movements. A home for counterculture, not just visualized as 60s hippies but also through 80s and 90s punk bands such as Green Day, Rancid and Operation Ivy. This tradition of…

Flashback to FEQ 2017 – Rock Edition

They’re winding down on this year’s Festival D’ete de Quebec so we’ve got one more installment of our fave acts from last year.   Nefe Hailing from Toronto, Nefe mesmerized during her sunwashed set.  Between her soothing voice and the beautiful chill…

Better Late Than Never Tuesday, Music Edition – NXNE Wrap-up

Words by Myles Herod. Photos by Myles Herod and Cassandra Popescu. From cramming Yonge-Dundas Square with ecstatic fans to welcoming new artists into various venues across Toronto, NXNE 2018 clamoured with swarms of attendees and countless performances.  Established in 1995, the…