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The English guitarist unveiled his new solo project EOB at an intimate show at the Great Hall, delivering a set full of earnest, open-hearted rock music and a few long jams Read more

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Asad Jessani

The chart-topping Compton rapper's Phoenix concert proved his viral success is not a mirage – but what will it take to maintain his momentum? Read more

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Tanja-Tiziana

Tavares has left the band, but he's got a collaborative album with saxophonist Whitty on its way – and they played a fully improvised jazz set at Piano Fest to tease it Read more

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Kate Killet

The Calgary hip-hop duo showed off serious energy and charisma in their gut-punch early show – likely one of the last times to see them at such an intimate venue Read more

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Jag Gundu / Roy Thomson Hall

The Toronto Blues Society welcomed a diverse lineup of blues and soul singers including Tanika Charles, Miss Emily, Taborah Johnson, Melissa McClelland and more Read more

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Samuel Engelking

Playing as an acoustic duo for 200 fans, Emily Haines and Jimmy Shaw hearkened back to their origins and reminded us of the rock-solid bones beneath their stadium-sized songs Read more

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Samuel Engelking

From her gut-wrenching emotion to her gravity-defying pole dancing, the British artist showed why she's a true performer, willing to leave everything onstage Read more

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The British pop queen played Rebel in Toronto and we turned the concert into a comic Read more

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Maria Jose Govea

The Toronto artist's songwriting and vocal talent radiated from within his projection-screened cube at Berkeley Church, even if he didn't let us all the way in Read more

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Samuel Engelking

The California rapper donned alter-ego regalia to perform his most mature, choreographed and biggest Toronto concert to date at Scotiabank Arena Read more

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Samuel Engelking

The Nigerian afrobeats singer had a disappointing false start last weekend, but he made up for it with a concert that showed his full star power Read more

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Nick Wons / Roy Thomson Hall

At Roy Thomson Hall, both the legend and relative newcomer refused to be confined to a genre, coming together on an exhilarating final jazz-funk jam Read more

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In front of a giant NBA championship trophy, Drake welcomed surprise guests including Cardi B, Megan Thee Stallion, Meek Mill and – frustratingly – Chris Brown Read more

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Maggie Stephenson

The annual EDM mega-fest brought sensory overload, big-name headliners and a nightmare of a time getting out of Downsview Park. Here's what stood out. Read more

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Colin Medley

The Dinosaur Jr. guitar hero joined the local singer/songwriter for a full set of psych jams for a crowd of 40 crammed into the Dundas West record store Read more

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Ann and Nancy Wilson's Love Alive tour hit Toronto with Sheryl Crow in the opening slot Read more

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Renaud Philippe

Gucci Mane's first performance in Canada, Blink-182's full-album performance of Enema Of The State, Mariah Carey makes it through the rain and more Read more

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Tanja-Tiziana

Back at the Harbourfront Centre after a decade, your hometown band brought July Talk, Charlotte Cornfield, an Arcade Fire cover and Anthems with an actual 15-year-old girl Read more

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Dave Hogan

At Burl's Creek in Oro-Medonte, Mick Jagger congratulated the Toronto Raptors and referenced Doug Ford as the band ripped through an ecstatic set of their biggest hits Read more

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It was a special night for the zeitgeist-capturing pop star, but for a singer with such a clearly defined sound and persona something felt missing from her concert Read more

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