This Thursday night, The Drake Hotel (1150 Queen St. W.) will be dressed to the nines in a building- wide bash to celebrate its 9th birthday. And yes, there will be cake. Beginning at 9 pm, guests will be treated to a night of dancing, cocktail sampling, live music, and a chance to win a… 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
March is the official start of Festival season, and Canadian Music Week is here! Don’t be overwhelmed, we’ve got our top picks for every night of the fest, which runs from Wednesday, March 21st until the 25th, all over the city. To make your life even easier, they’ve created a Social Media Cheat Sheet, with all… Read More »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
Sat down with local indie band Sandman Viper Command, the silliest boys on Earth, at Rivoli last week. I’ll let their answers do the talking. Band boys, L to R: Rob Janson, Dan Reardon, Aaron Harvey & Matt Meyer. Describe your sound in five words Chunky, thin, wet, slather and sexy.Read Article
Opening May 6 Sunday on the Rocks @ Bread & Circus Theatre, 299 Augusta Ave. Bring your best girlfriends to this play about roommates who drown their early-morning sorrows by getting sloshed and dishing secrets on a Sunday morning. $10-15 http://www.breadandcircus.ca/sundayontherocks/ May 6-June 5th Set Re-Set @ Georgia Scherman Projects, 133 Tecumseth St. Work by… Read More »Read Article