Category: Music

Interview with Gary Topp: A Legendary Life in Music is Now a Graphic Novel

Gary Topp has had quite the life. As one of Toronto’s premier rock promoters and tastemakers of the 1970s and 1980s, he along with his business partner, Gary Cormier (known as The Garys), introduced Toronto audiences to acts like The…

The Sheepdogs live at the OLG Play Stage

It’s been a long half-year for those of us who revolve around live music. Sadly, we’re losing music venues rapidly, while all remaining are suffering. Before we’re allowed to have inside shows again, and I hate to say that I…

STORRY Telling – Visual musical goodness to say bye to summer

In case you can’t tell, over here we’re addicted to STORRY and the music she makes. The prolific creator is back with STORR-ies, the in between chapters, with her second project this year – INTERLUDE-19.  Released on Saturday, September 5…

NEEDTOBREATHE releases new album, here’s a contest to celebrate!

Today Grammy Award-nominated, Platinum selling rock band NEEDTOBREATHE are  releasing their new album Out of Body.  To celebrate, we’re sharing some new tunes and a contest to help readers elevate their music listening experience. NEEDTOBREATHE are back with their signature soulful…

New Music Friday – Ceesar’s Hustle & Passion

                Today, August 14, marks the release of Ceesar’s Hustle & Passion. The Ottawa-based artist blends R&B, pop, and hip hop on his debut six-track EP. Back in April, Ceesar dropped singles Day…

Little Warrior Reveals Her Emotions On Flight Risk

Behind the moniker, Little Warrior is actually composer Lex Casciato, originally from “Steel City” Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. That her alias fills one’s head with curiosity is no accident; Ms. Casciato has worked hard from her humble beginnings to the artist she is…

Catching up with Command Sisters – an interview

One of the things I miss most about “the before times” is running into people.  Thanks to the COVID-19 crisis and how its pooped literally everybody’s party, random run ins with rad people at events, parties, even on the street,…

The Weeknd donates $500,000 in support of health care workers

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues unabated, and we continue to struggle between the safety of the vulnerable against the selfishness of the ignorant, one artist is using his success to support those on the frontlines of this battle. Multi-platinum selling…

STORRY puts the spirit of Pride in a song with “For No One”

JUNO nominated artist STORRY has come out with a pride tribute anthem hybrid in her latest track “For No One.” *photo by Karimah Issa “For No One” is the first single from STORRY’s forthcoming EP, INTERLUDE-19, set for release later…