Tag: live music

ADDICTED at Dundas West Fest

Dundas West Fest, the eclectic street party that took over the west end of Toronto on June 7th, 2019 teamed up with Transmit Festival to present a weekend of free music for festival attendees to enjoy. Toronto’s Peeling got the…

ionnalee – MAKING INDELIBLE MEMORIES OF THE FUTURE

A relatively small, but devout group of people woke up on the morning of April 26 in an eager but different state than they found themselves that evening. Making her long-awaited Toronto debut, ionnalee (born Jonna Lee) took to the…

Wallows at The Danforth Music Hall

On the final day of Canadian Music Week 2019, LA-based heartthrobs Wallows took the stage at The Danforth Music Hall playing a sold-out show. Akin to Finn Wolfhard of Calpurnia, Dylan Minnette of Wallows also shares the duality of being…

HIPPO CAMPUS AT THE PHOENIX CONCERT THEATRE

On tour promoting their most recent album Bambi, Minnesota natives Hippo Campus made their long-awaited appearance in Toronto on May 1st at The Phoenix Concert Theatre, alongside supporting artist, Samia. Hippo Campus flies largely under the radar of mainstream indie…

Black Lips and Fucked-Up at the Phoenix Concert Theatre

A tornado of high-octane indie rock initiated a fervor at Toronto’s Phoenix Concert Theatre. As garage punk enthusiasts filled the venue, they were treated to a double shot of Fucked-Up and the Black Lips playing back-to-back sets of live-wire intensity….

Dizzy Live at the Mod Club

Following their win at the JUNOS for Alternative Album of the Year and Breakthrough Group of the Year, Dizzy took the stage at the Mod Club in Toronto. Dave Monks of Tokyo Police Club opened the sold-out show with a…

AURORA at the Danforth Music Hall

Norwegian pop artist AURORA delighted a sold out crowd at the Danforth Music Hall on March 2, 2019. The show brought an evening of captivating, otherworldly sounds to Toronto. An intricate backdrop featuring a forest with winding tree roots and…

Midnight Vesta at Radio

Midnight Vesta had us singing and swaying at Radio in Toronto with a set full of folksy tunes last weekend. With a mix of twang and warm harmonies, the Toronto band opened their set with Take Me Back, a catchy,…

Wavelength Winter Festival 2019

Now in it’s 19th year, Toronto’s Wavelength Winter Festival returned with a diverse set of indie acts, taking the stage across three nights (Feb 15 – 17) at The Garrison. Highlighting fresh talent and seasoned vets, both provincial and nationwide, names…

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…

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…

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…