A labour of love by a group of young artists, MINOR is an indie film that’s currently raising production funds via Kickstarter. The film follows two young girls who start a band, steal a limousine, and decide to tour the country. The girl from “The Falls” credit: Thomas Van Der Zaag You can come out on Friday,… Read More »Read Article
This Saturday is Record Store Day!! You don’t have to have a turntable to get a lot of bang for your buck this weekend, with parties and joyfulness happening all over the city in celebration of that which makes the world go ’round for a lot of people (get it?)Read Article
Win tickets to The Elwins CD Release Party, featuring Meligrove Band, Bicycles, and a DJ set by Tokyo Police Club, at the Burroughes Building this Friday!
This Friday, Feb. 24th, Young Lions Music Club is partnering with the Toronto Standard and celebrating the release of the new Elwins album, And I Thank You. The indie pop band will be performing live, and helping them celebrate will be friends Meligrove Band and The Bicycles. As well, special guest DJs Tokyo Police Club will… Read More »Read Article
Last week, we gave you a heads up about the very first “What We Talk About” event, the new monthly lecture series at No One Writes to the Colonel. Now, please allow us a chance to rant and rave about how awesome it was. More user-friendly than a poetry slam, a little more academic than an open… Read More »Read Article
What We Talk About is a new lecture series that will bring together surprise speakers on intriguing topics
In August, Alicia Merchant, one of the creators of the Raconteurs storytelling series (formerly MothUP Toronto) thought up a new project: a more curated take on the concept of sharing ideas. She pitched her plan for a lecture series to pal and book club leader extraordinaire Peter Merriman, and What We Talk About was born.Read Article
Gift ideas for your rock star boyfriend: Brian Smiley, who programs all the cool music and parties at The Drake Hotel, shares his holiday wish list.
Brian is the friendly and uber talented music programmer at The Drake Hotel. Basically, he books The Drake Underground and Lounge with the coolest music acts and programs all the monthly parties that we like to hype up. But that’s not all! Mr. Smiley (don’t you love that?) also contributes to all the cultural happenings… Read More »Read Article