Hot Docs Heats Up Toronto

The 21st annual Hot Docs film festival kicks off this week in Toronto, where filmgoers will have the opportunity to view an enormous selection of documentary films curated from all over the world, from April 24 through May 4. This…

Cinéfranco 2014: La Marche (The Marchers)

Closing out the second-last day of the 17th Annual Cinéfranco Film Festival was the touching drama entitled La Marche (The Marchers) by director Nabil Ben Yadir.  Chronicling the inspirational true story of a group of young adults who chose to…

Interview with Landmark Event’s Arthur Kalimidis

Landmark Event’s founder Arthur Kalimidis has always been a man with a plan.  Kalimidis himself started out as a touring musician, the experience teaching him the ins and outs of event planning, tour booking and production.  Kalimidis had a vision; a…

Taste 4 Life

It’s almost time to join in for A Taste for Life. On Wednesday April 23, participating restaurants have generously agreed to donate 25% of their nightly food and beverage sales directly to Fife House. Fife House is Canada’s largest provider of…

New Music Addiction – Bend Sinister

In a world that feels overrun by Biebers, Bonos and all manner of other musical bozos, it’s a breath of fresh air for your ears when you discover a band like Bend Sinister.  The B.C. boys have basked in my fandom…

Lazy Oaf Release Bold And Brash Summer Lookbook

Masters at creating colourful campaigns, that leave us with a craving for all things bold and brash, Lazy Oaf have just released their new summer 2014 lookbook. Shot in Tokyo, the photos ooze rainbow coolness with a vibrant colour scheme…

RIFF: OPEN CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

Indie Week’s companion film program, the R­­eel Indie Film Festival (RiFF) is pleased to announce that submissions for the 2014 edition are now open. Filmmakers are invited to submit their films at www.reelindiefilmfest.com/submissions RiFF offers filmmakers and musicians a one…

Addicted wants to send you to see Band of Skulls

When I like, no LOVE a band, I like to share that love with the world. One of my favorite new discoveries is Band of Skulls, and I’m thrilled to be giving away two tickets to their upcoming show in Toronto!…