Category: Music

Maestro Fresh Wes pays tribute to Toronto Raptors with new single

NBA Playoff fever has hit the 6ix harder than it ever has before.  This year, our Toronto Raptors already made history by making it to their first ever NBA conference final series, with game 5 taking place TONIGHT.  And one legendary Toronto…

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NEW MUSIC FRIDAY – EDITOR’S PICKS

Happy Friday! Friday means the last day of the week! Friday means NEW MUSIC. I’m still working through a backlog of music, so some of it isn’t so new. But it’s still great, in this humble music editor’s opinion. I…

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…