Tag: concert photography

LP Live in Toronto

Laura Pergolizzi has an impressive list of hits that she’s written for artists including Backstreet Boys, Cher, Christina Aguilera, Rihanna. and somewhat bizarrely, Joe Walsh. Songwriting credits are often a singular silo that do not suggest that the writer is…

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Arkells in Ottawa

The Rally Cry Tour brought the Arkells to the Canadian Tire Centre deep in Ottawa’s West End. While a Friday night venturing from downtown Ottawa to Kanata is a trek and not for the faint of heart, the band is known…

Robert DeLong at Velvet Underground

More than just a multifaceted musician, Robert DeLong is a born hype man. Encompassing every instrument imaginable – keyboards, cymbals, drums, guitars – the stage at Toronto’s Velvet Underground was set for a five-piece band, minimum. However, looks can be…

Poppy Live at The Danforth Music Hall

I’m Poppy. Words made famous on YouTube by a diminutive girl who seemed to be a construct of an American girl by kawaii scientists. The mystique of Poppy as an artist went so deep, it was hard to make out…

MØ at The Danforth

Danish alt-pop star, MØ spent 4 years working on the followup to her 2014 début, No Mythologies to Follow. In between, she had her two biggest hits still to this day. The first was a collab with Major Lazer and DJ…

Noname live at the Danforth Music Hall

If there’s one name in hip-hop you should know for 2019, it should be Noname. Taking the stage at Toronto’s Danforth Music Hall, the packed venue clamored with twenty-somethings itching to see the Chicago rapper impart her unique brand of…

Addicted Music Dept’s Picks of 2018

Each year, when we reminisce about the music we listened to and saw live, we remember why music is so important. It creates moments, some just a few seconds or an entire evening or weekend, that become indelible memories. Whether…

Alvvays at Danforth Music Hall

Headlining five consecutive dates at Toronto’s Danforth Music Hall is no an easy feat. Thankfully, with a band like Alvvays, the music speaks for itself. Selling out night-after-night, the adage “if you play it, they will come” seems to resonate…