Tag: Indie

Ask your #WCW with Ellen Thweatt

This week we are crushing on Ellen Thweatt. Ellen is an Americana singer and songwriter. Ellen originally hails from Southern California, but she moved to Tennessee in order to pursue her musical career. Her childhood found her  singing the National Anthem at…

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Reuniting and Reminiscing with Age of Electric in Toronto

*photo by Monique Kerns When I was 17 years old, I stood in line for hours at Toronto’s Sunrise Records on Yonge Street to meet one of my favorite bands. That band was The Age of Electric, and I still have the autograph…

Ask your #WCW with Gina Kennedy

This week’s #womancrushwednesday is musician and radio personality Gina Kennedy. Gina Kennedy holds it down with the Bass in the band Altered By Mom with our man crush from Monday, Devon. When she’s not rockin’ the stage with her bass named…

CBC Music Festival 2016

*written by guest writer Matthew Haskell. Matthew, aka M Hask (@M_Hask) moved to Toronto 10 years ago with dreams of sex drugs and rock and roll. From being in bands and working steadily in photo labs his love of sneaking disposable cameras…

Ask your #WCW with Serena Pryne from the Mandevilles

Our #womancrushwednesday this week is Serena Pryne, cofounder and lead singer of The Mandevilles.  Serena Pryne has been a mainstay in the Ontario music scene for years, a vocal powerhouse remiscent of Melissa Etheridge and Bonnie Raitt. Serena got her start in…

Ask your #WCW with Annick from Chic Gamine

*photo by Rachel Boese This week’s #WCW brings together heart, soul and music in one beautiful package. Introducing Annick Bremault from Chic Gamine! A couple of years ago, I happened to be at the Rivoli in Toronto. I was sitting at the back of…

Throwback Thursday Live Music Edition – Stars

Back in December Canadian music legends Stars celebrated the 10th anniversary of the international release of their beautiful album Set Yourself on Fire with a show at Toronto’s Phoenix Concert Theatre. Along with playing the album in its entirety for dedicated fans, Torquil…