Light Fires live in the Library

What’s the last place you’d expect to host a concert series? The library! It’s true; Toronto Public Library’s Make Some Noise initiative is kicking into high gear this Friday, with a performance by Toronto duo Light Fires. Regina the Gentlelady (a.k.a. Gentleman Reg’s drag persona) will strut over booming electronic backtracks provided by Ohbijou’s James Bunton. Regina’s fuzzy,… Read More »

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Nightlife Events, Dec. 8-13: A Star-Studded Tribute to The Band, A Charitable Rave, and BIG CITY NIGHTS Sponsored by SDTC

Tuesday, December 8: 10pm. Timebomb Tuesdays @ Tattoo Underground. Arguably the best dance party Tuesday offers and $3 drinks till midnight! 567 Queen St. Wednesday, December 9: 10pm. Deep Red @ The Red Light. No cover, just disco, house, boogie and soul. 1185 Dundas St. W. Thursday, December 10: 5pm. Manhattan Thursdays @ The Roosevelt… Read More »

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Essential MTL Concert Listings

You’re gonna be hanging your head with regret if you don’t get on buying tickets for these upcoming shows. Friday, October 16: Metric with The Stills @ Metropolis, $27.50. Saturday, October 17: Outkast’s Big Boi @ Club Soda, $39.99. The Most Serene Republic @ Il Motore, $10. Metric with The Stills @ Metropolis, $27.50. Wednesday,… Read More »

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Arts Events, October 8-13

Thursday, October 8: Dragonette @ The Mod Club: Check out our interview with lead singer Martina Sorbara here. Doors open at 7:30pm, $15, 722 College St. Ohbijou @ Hart House: Fabulous up-and-coming indie pop–free! 9:30pm, 7 Hart House Circle. Vampire Weekend @ The Horseshoe: Doors at 8:30pm, $22.50, 370 Queen W. David Cross, interview and… Read More »

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Friends in Bellwoods 2

By Haley Cullingham I admit it, I can’t help but swell with corny local pride. The simple graphic cover, the friendly idea of art collectives in bungalows, the staggering collection of diverse and extremely listenable artists contained herein-Friends In Bellwoods 2, take me, I’m yours. Because, like, I have friends in Bellwoods, y’know? And the… Read More »

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