What is Festival Music House? It’s a 3-day, invite-only music festival during TIFF that’s targeted at producers, directors, writers, and all other industry movers and shakers. This year, it was held at The Virgin Mobile Mod Club on College and gave the festival-crazed crowd a place to hang and relax in between gala premieres and… Read More »Read Article
The Festival Music House begins tonight at the Virgin Mobile Mod Club! Not on the list? Stream the playlist to get a glimpse
Yukon Blonde, Kathleen Edwards, PS I Love You, Dan Mangan, Jason Collett, and Wintersleep are just some of the artists appearing at this year’s Festival Music House, an annual invitation-only celebration of great Canadian music during TIFF.Read Article
NXNE Wrap Up: Confetti apocalypse. Art punk ninja bruises. Killer Mike rap lessons. The gods of North By Northeast would have been proud
Allow me to provide some context. It’s been five years since I’ve done NXNE. I mean REALLY done it – the kind where you’re OD-ing on Red Bull and candy, limping from feet blisters and your ears are constantly ringing when you decide to go to bed at 5 am in the morning. The kind… Read More »Read Article
From brand spankin’ new to oldies but goodies to songs that fall in between: these are the songs we’re throwing dance parties to, cleaning our homes to, wasting away days poolside to, drinking tall cans in the park to… basically, the songs that we’re really into right now.Read Article
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.Read Article
25 bands. $5 a night. The Drake Hotel's What's in the Box? Music Fest is back with Skratch Bastid, PS I Love You & MORE!
Yeah, yeah – we know Christmas is still five days away but we’re already searching for the perfect way to wind-down after the holiday madness is through. Thankfully, the Drake Hotel has it covered with boozy hot chocolate and a music festival. Beginning Sunday, Dec. 26 and running until Thursday, Dec. 30, the festival will… Read More »Read Article