Tag: Danforth Music Hall

Throwback Thursday Live Music Edition – Elbow at the Danforth

It may just be local perception and in reality, this phenomenon occurs wherever Elbow plays, but Toronto seems to be one of possibly many strongholds for the band. I first saw them opening for Doves at the Palais Royale on…

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Throwback Thursday Live Music Edition – Portugal. The Man

Portugal. The Man is actually five men, not one. The band formed in Wasilla, Alaska in 2004. Since 2006, the band has released 8 albums. The latest, Woodstock contains their biggest hit to date, Feel It Still. Ubiquitous since its release, you’ve…

Throwback Thursday Live Music Edition – Mac Demarco in Toronto

*all pics by photographer Neil Van  Back in May Mac Demarco gave fans the time of their lives at Danforth Music Hall! Mac Demarco has been making a stir with his unique indie rock sound for nearly a decade now. Toronto fans were keen…

Mogwai Plays Atomic

Post-rock isn’t quite old enough to have an mold-defining grandparent band. So, consider Mogwai the cool oldest brother of the genre. Mogwai formed in Glasgow in 1995 and soon perfected the art of emotive soft/loud attacks. transitioned from chimes to…

My Little Chat With The Used

For anyone who was as scene as I was back in 2005, the idea of hanging out on The Used’s tour bus would be simply too much. However, at 26 I was able to realize a dream now 11 years…