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Carly Rae Jepsen

Jag Gundu

Thanks to Lucas Waldin and the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, fans were treated to entirely new arrangements of some of the musician’s best pop songs more

Jun 19, 2017 11:10 AM Concert reviews

Manifesto, June 10th 2017 @ Echo Beach

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The back half of Echo Beach never seemed to fill beyond a third of capacity, but the performers played as if it were a full house more

Jun 12, 2017 12:53 PM Concert reviews

Do Make Say Think

Sandlin Gaither

The Toronto post-rockers' set was fuelled not only by moodiness and hard textures, but also joyous relief more

Jun 12, 2017 12:02 PM Concert reviews

Field Trip


Broken Social Scene and Feist ruled the fest, and Phoenix and A Tribe Called Red held their own more

Jun 5, 2017 2:05 PM Concert reviews 1 Comments

Nick Cave

Shawn Scallen

We got an even darker shade of the Aussie musician's apocalyptic midnight specials more

Jun 1, 2017 11:24 AM Concert reviews


Samuel Engelking

The popular rapper's makeup show still went on, but thunder and lightning cut it short more

May 31, 2017 12:23 PM Concert reviews

Jamie Smith's impressive club sounds steal the show at the first of the London trio's two Toronto concerts more

May 23, 2017 3:59 PM Concert reviews

The French electronic music pioneer may be a wizard, but one who invites you behind the curtain more

May 10, 2017 12:05 PM Concert reviews 2 Comments

It was almost a repeat set from three years ago, but those intervening years have made the UK shoegazers a more potent live band more

May 6, 2017 1:35 PM Concert reviews

The Toronto-based musician flooded Trinity-St. Paul’s United Church with pink neon lights to debut songs from her fifth full-length more

Apr 28, 2017 5:03 PM Concert reviews

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Kevin Ritchie

The Toronto-based singer/songwriter and her interpretive dancers were on point more

Apr 27, 2017 3:33 PM Concert reviews


Neil Van

Haviah Mighty, Duchess Says, 070 Shake, Freak Heat Waves, Wolf Parade and New Fries play memorable sets during CMW's second half more

Apr 23, 2017 2:02 PM , , , , , Concert reviews


Sarah Rix

Japanese Breakfast, Charlotte Day Wilson, Amelia Curran, Tim Darcy and Nyssa are among the early stand-outs at this year's CMW more

Apr 21, 2017 1:08 PM , , , , , , Concert reviews

The English musician's first Toronto concert in nearly 13 years was full of grand gestures and dramatic staging more

Apr 14, 2017 2:00 PM Concert reviews


Sarah Greene

The monthly music and food series started late, but its solid lineup (and tasty crepes) were worth the wait more

Apr 3, 2017 11:46 AM Concert reviews

The Toronto pop duo's reunion show induced flashbacks to Discmans, Ecko hoodies, Napster, Y2K and the Matrix more

Mar 30, 2017 4:35 PM Concert reviews 1 Comments

Fresh Snow


But the experimental four-piece's performance approach was uncharacteristically straightforward more

Mar 23, 2017 6:14 PM Concert reviews

At the first of two Toronto shows, the Chicago sextet made it all right to celebrate something made in America for a few hours more

Mar 16, 2017 11:19 AM Concert reviews


Amanda Fotes

The Dallas-based thrash act came to town with axes swinging more

Mar 12, 2017 4:00 PM Concert reviews