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Samuel Engelking

Karin Dreijer's wildly inventive project put a queer spin on synth-pop spectacle more

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Bhad Bhabie, the controversial "Cash Me Outside girl," performed her viral hip-hop hits to a roaring crowd during the Toronto stop of her Bhanned In The USA tour, but she was upstaged by dazzling opener Asian Doll more

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Sloan at CMW 2018.

Natalia Manzocco

Canadian Music Week 2018: read reviews of Sloan, Alice Glass, Belly, The Beaches, Un Blonde and more from CMW's final weekend. more

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Amanda Fotes

Lower Bay Station, the de-commissioned TTC stop, was the unusual setting for a memorable all-local concert featuring Fucked Up, Deliluh, Tyriqueordie and E-Saggila. Check out photos and our review here. more

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Samuel Engelking

CMW reviews so far: Cupcakke, Nate Husser, Lydia Lunch, Jaunt, Yonatan Gat, Moscow Apartment, and more from the Toronto music festival Canadian Music Week. more

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Samuel Engelking

The California group's sweet-and-salty stage banter reflected their music. A review of their concert at Massey Hall in Toronto, also featuring Lizzo. more

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Jessie Ware at Toronto's Danforth Music Hall, reviewed: The English soul star has always been a powerhouse singer and mesmerizing performer, but she continues to grow and evolve with every show. more

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A fan-initiated project was the most compelling part of the Havana singer and ex-Fifth Harmony member's Sony Centre concert more

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Donovan Woods

Samuel Engelking

The Sarnia-born folk musician's stellar set provided some comfort to Torontonians reeling from the van attack more

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Asad Aman

Cancer Bats, the Toronto metalcore band, celebrated their breakthrough album Hail Destroyer, while still looking forward at the first of two nights at Lee's Palace. It helps that they dropped a surprise new one, The Spark That Moves, the same day. more

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Kiran Ahluwalia's LOVEfest took place at Harbourfront Centre this past weekend. The night united secular and sacred traditions in a lineup that also included Souad Massi, Yasser Darwish and Bhai Kabal Singh more

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Dara Munnis

Concert review: Glen Hansard played a show at the Danforth Music Hall in Toronto on March 21. Backed by an 11-piece band, the charming Irish singer/songwriter displayed the many facets of his long and storied career. more

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Thomas Jackson – Tynesight

There was a political edge to the Austin festival this year and a genuinely impressive gender balance – Toronto artists also made a splash more

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Nick Wons / Massey Hall

The once-CanRock rivals brought their co-headlining tour for the first of two nights in Toronto, and it brought both of their legacies into new light more

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On the Toronto stop of his Ridiculously Self-Indulgent, Ill-Advised Vanity Tour, Weird Al earned the right to play a full set of originals more

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Rhye at Massey Hall.

Jag Gundu / Massey Hall

The sold-out hometown return for Mike Milosh’s R&B outfit felt like all lead-up and no payoff, but Hannah Georgas impressed in her opening set more

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The Halifax musician's early release show for his new Hold EP was a vast and holistic presentation of his YOLO message more

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In their second of four monthly shows at the Baby G, the long-running Toronto band brought costumes, accents and wild reinterpretations of just-released songs more

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