NORTH BY NORTHEAST IS COMING! Our list of can't-miss must-sees (some free, even sans wristband) from the best weekend of the year.

June 16th-19th Live in Bellwoods, the NXNE Picnic Series Every day, from 2-5 pm, a BYOPicnic will take place in Trinity Bellwoods, to the sounds of bands playing spontaneous, re-imagined acoustic sets. Full listings here, but the line up includes Bellewoods, The Balconies, Forest City Lovers, and more! Feel free to bring along an instrument.

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by Kait Fowlie  Photos by Becca Lemire  Not even the garbage trucks and their reeking street residue could stop us during NXNE. The moon was shining high in the sky and we were drinking pre mixed mojitos as we set off into the night of sweet melodious music. Our bikes were our chariots and triumphantly, we paved the… Read More »

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For Florence

by Caitlyn Holroyd For those still in search of plans this V-Day, Bruce McDonald will be filming his new film TRIGGER at the Mod Club and you can be a part of it while supporting a great cause! “For Florence” will feature performances by some of Toronto’s finest female talent, including Lioness, Heavy Filth, One… Read More »

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Weekend Ideas

Bands bands bands – this weekend is all about checking out Canadian talent. Slightly overwhelming see our best bets here: When Folk Attacks and Other Canadian Musical Adventures. And for the rest of you? It’s either watching addicts shoot up, painting yourself green or tapping some sap.

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