Tag: live music review

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…

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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…

John Maus at The Opera House

Intense may be the operative word used to describe John Maus live in concert.     Known for his one-man sets, it’s not uncommon to see the Minnesota native emotively pull his hair or scratch his eyes while screaming above…

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…

Kweku Collins at Radio

Though colder nights and shorter days have touched down upon Toronto, the melodic rap and sheer charisma of Illinois native Kweku Collins kept things cooking at Radio (formerly Adelaide Hall). Sporting a mane of dreadlocks, the multi-talented artist glided on…