The Squamish Valley Festival, which my friend and I have lovingly dubbed the Squa, is fast approaching! Taking place this Thursday, August 8 to Saturday, August 10, the music festival is bringing some of the music industry’s most exciting acts to Squamish, British Columbia (just a short jaunt from Vancouver!). Here are some performers we’re super stoked… Read More »Read Article
This year, Guelph’s Hillside Festival is celebrating its 30th anniversary. Taking place on Guelph Lake Island from July 26-28th, Hillside features more than just a great roster of musical acts. The festival has spoken word and drum and dance performances, an Aboriginal Dance Circle, artisan market, food bazaar, workshops and more. Yesterday’s line up announcement… Read More »Read Article
Y’all better get some rest and stock up on energy drinks because Canadian Music Week is here! With over 1,000 artists playing 60 venues this week, there’s no shortage of good times to be had. Wrongbar (1279 Queen St. W.) will be a hotspot for CMW-ers this week thanks to its 4am last call and… Read More »Read Article
Boxing Day: When you spend the majority of daylight in your pajamas, watching weird ads for discount furniture stores on TV and lazily munching on leftovers. Then, around 7 pm, the holiday haze lifts and you realize you’ve spent approximately 48 hours straight bickering with your siblings and grumping at your mum for side-eyeing your… Read More »Read Article
I love dancing to the sounds of my hometown. And in this case, bold piano melodies, synth, drums and a haunting voice, all contained within one quietly fierce glam pop star, Diamond Rings. Last Thursday, Diamond Rings (John O’Regan) played a sold-out show at The Mod Club. His DIY first album, Special Affections, got him snatched… Read More »Read Article
Toronto Hit List: Fashion's Night Out, Drake Overdrive: TIFF Launch Party, Iggy/Stooges vs. Bowie: A Tribute Night, Junction Flea & more!
September 6th-8th The Bazaar by RAC Boutique @ The Burroughes Building (6th floor), 639 Queen St. W. A three-day event launching during Fashion’s Night Out and featuring independent retailers from across Toronto. Participating retailers include Gotstyle, Lab Consignment, Drake General Store, Psalms:911, Vocado, Elle Hardware, Woodlawn, Rescue Vintage, Robber, Philistine Vintage, Canon Blanc, Magic Pony, Chloe Comme… Read More »Read Article