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Samuel Engelking

It’s clear that the city is growing – but in what direction? Read more

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On their new album, FED UP, Amanda Crist and Carlyn Bezic take restrictive late capitalism and the male gaze and give them a satisfying rock release Read more

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The Queen West gallery will celebrate with its annual Sound Image competition for emerging music photographers. Check out some of those photos here. Read more

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"Folk has always been a fantastic medium for delivering social comment and protest," said John Mann in this interview. "What's drawn us to the folk scene is its basic lack of pretension." Read more

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Rannie Turingan

The Shadowy Men on a Shadowy Planet legend splits his time between playing music and trading stories from the chair at Town Barber Read more

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Faced with paltry royalties and environmental concerns, musicians are speaking up against big streaming – a few even pulling their music from the services Read more

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Daniel Tate and Rob Bowman, authors of new book The Flyer Vault: 150 Years Of Toronto Concert History, pick four historical hot spots Read more

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Natalia Manzocco

Those people offering to sell their tickets on Facebook event pages? Many of them don’t exist. Here's how to spot a scammer. Read more

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Matthew Stone

FKA Twigs, Sleater-Kinney, Danny Brown, the brand new Eisbaer Festival and more live shows we can't wait to see this month Read more

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The vital role once held by small record labels has all but vanished, writes Arachnidiscs Recordings founder Jakob Rehlinger Read more

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Promise, Dudebox, TIFF, Dan Burke, Hotnuts, CATL, Do Right! Music, Silver Snail and Extinction Rebellion are getting spooky this year Read more

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The city’s underground electronic scene often exists in siloed subgenres, but Red Bull Music Festival's Encounters party brings them together at the Symes. ISO Radio will live-stream it. Read more

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Yuula Benivolski

The local experimental electronic musician is teaming with the Armigideon Time singer for the Music Gallery's X Avant festival – and a collaboration that will stretch into the future Read more

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Saddled with gendered conceptions of authenticity, today’s singer/songwriters blend fact and fiction in new and interesting ways Read more

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Samuel Engelking

The Toronto breakout singer on millennial cowboys, fan tattoos and the similarities between drag queens and country stars Read more

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The Polaris Prize-winner says Indigenous and non-Indigenous people have to come together because the world is on fire Read more

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Cristina Butty

The Toronto psych fest, now in its fifth year, is propelled by a community that's stepped up during a difficult time Read more

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Charlotte Day Wilson, Sean Leon, Fiver and Daniel Lanois are among the musicians performing or contributing to works at this year's free all-night art festival Read more

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Samuel Engelking

As other music venues vanish, Shaun Bowring is using his Dundas West bar to advocate for local nightlife Read more

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From masked country crooners to gigantic raves, psych-rock to brass band poetry, here's what we're most looking forward to this season Read more

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