Tag: Music

CONTEST ALERT: Win tickets to see Banks at Rebel in Toronto

You know that the ADDICTED crew is just filled with live music lovers, and we love sharing our live music experiences with you right here on the site.  We wish we could take our readers to all the great shows…

Beck and Cage the Elephant at Budweiser Stage

As the sun set on another gorgeous summer evening in Toronto, Beck and Cage the Elephant took the stage for their only Canadian date on the Night Running Tour in 2019. Cage the Elephant came out with explosive energy backed…

Meet your new favorite band: Thunderpussy

There is no irony to the title of this review.  Thunderpussy is my new favorite band, and they should be yours too. I’ll admit, like a linguistic magpie I was drawn to the band’s eye popping moniker.  I mean, Thunderpussy…

Flashback Friday Live Music Edition: Putting the soul in SXSW

At SXSW, music permeated every aspect of the conference and festival.  It wasn’t hard to find some feel-goodness and inspiration among the spaces that hosted some incredible artists and bands. So I’m in flashback mode remembering some of the standout…

CHVRCHES at REBEL

Fittingly on a Sunday, Scottish band CHVRCHES made a stop in Toronto on their highly successful Love Is Dead tour which has taken them around the world supporting their newest record of the same name released in 2018. Lauren Mayberry and…

New Music Friday: Never Be Lonely by Kelly Matejcic

Whatever your taste in music you can’t deny that Australia has produced some of the greatest female artists of all time. From Olivia Newton John and Kylie Minogue to Sia and Iggy Azalea via Natalie Imbruglia and Delta Goodrem; 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…