Category: Music

Metal Music and Survival: Interview with Baroness’ John Baizley

As a band, Baroness play with conviction and power with good reason. Following a near-fatal bus crash in 2012, singer/guitarist/frontman John Baizley was forced to rebuild the act from scratch, forging ahead with a legacy of survival and catharsis. 10…

Father John Misty – Chloë and The Next 20th Century

Arguably one of the best songwriters of the 21st Century looks back to the 20th for his new album Almost four years since Josh Tillman released his last studio album, God’s Favorite Customer, today his latest endeavour, Chloë and The…

In Memoriam of Taylor Hawkins

A Supernova Drummer Who Never Took His Place For Granted. Many Canadians got their first glimpse of this stereotypically Southern Californian drummer behind the kit with Sass Jordan. At the age of 22, his kilowatt smile and blonde hair graced…

Mitski Makes Good On Her Toronto Massey Hall Stopover

Torontonians love Mitski. And, as it turns out, she loved Massey Hall and its sold-out crowd right back. The audience’s screams were undeniable. A recorded message by the singer (barely audible) reminded everyone to keep their masks on for the…

Bonobo Brings Chill Vibes to History

Just shy of the 2nd anniversary of the first COVID-19 lockdown, live music has returned to Toronto. Again. We have a brief respite last fall but shy of another variant, we may have some clear sailing for the foreseeable future….