Tag: Music

UNCDTNL SUPPORT COLLECTIVE LAUNCHES MENTORSHIP PROGRAM at CMW Showcase

It’s no secret that the music world is not a level playing field.  There are all sorts of factors that play into an artists ability to succeed, and the sad reality is that talent, dedication and drive can only take…

SWMRS at The Phoenix

On Sunday April 14, California natives SWMRS, led by frontman Cole Becker, made a stop at The Phoenix Concert Theatre while touring their new album Berkeley’s On Fire. Supported by local indie rockers Goodbye Honolulu, as well as state mates Beach…

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…

Tough as Diemonds – An interview with Priya Panda

A few months back, when it was sunny and you could go outside without a jacket on, I got the chance to interview a woman I had come to admire in our crazy Toronto music industry.  Her name is Priya Panda and…

Sistema to host fundraiser to bring in more students

Here at ADDICTED there are two things we love; the arts and supporting a great cause. When you put the two together, what could be better? Enter Sistema Toronto. When learned about this amazing program to help underprivileged youth have…

New Music Friday – Editor’s Picks

NEW MUSIC! NEW MUSIC! NEW MUSIC! Fridays are typically the day that new music is released. A pretty great way to kickoff the weekend, if you ask me. So, here are my picks for new music you should have a…

47Soul is coming to Toronto and you should be there

As a child, I loved listening to Arabic music, and I loved dancing to it even more as an adult.  One of my favorite parts of any Middle Eastern party, club night or wedding was the Dabke Dancing.  Dabke is…

Your Daily Feel Good – L.A. Foster

Lesley Ann Foster’s new single, Honestly is about the raw truth. Originally from Edmonton and now based in Montreal, she explains this song here: “Having lived in many places far from where I was born has left me vulnerable, exposed,…

Exclaim! Class of 2019: Little Junior at Horseshoe Tavern

Throughout January, Exclaim! and Toronto promoter Dan Burke has been bringing us concerts featuring up and coming artists to watch out for in the New Year as part of the Class of 2019 series. The final showcase took place January…