Horseshoe Tavern

Our top picks for music, film, stage and more on the Christmas long weekend more

Dec 22, 2017 6:00 AM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

City Hall New Year's Eve

City of Toronto

Don't quite know how to say goodbye to 2017? We've got you covered more

Dec 18, 2017 12:14 PM Life


Patrick Cummins

In this excerpt from David McPherson's new book, The Legendary Horseshoe Tavern: A Complete History, learn how the venue spread beyond its country roots in the mid-to-late 70s more

Oct 5, 2017 2:50 PM Features


Sarah Greene

In his first show of his three-night residency for the club's 70th anniversary, the British folk-punk songwriter was both political and sentimental more

Sep 27, 2017 5:56 PM Concert reviews


Zach Slootsky

Plus more just-announced shows, including Nicolas Jaar, Hanson, Biblical, the final Death 2 T.O. Halloween show and more more

Sep 12, 2017 5:03 PM Music


Dominick Mastrangelo

At the release show for their debut album, the Windsor-via-Sackville slacker rock band were the guitar heroes we need right now more

Sep 9, 2017 12:21 PM Concert reviews

Plus more just-announced shows, including Wanda Jackson, Vance Joy and Little Steven and the Disciples of Soul more

Aug 5, 2017 11:29 AM Music

Exclaim's Ian Danzig and James Keast

Samuel Engelking

"Print is the new vinyl," says Keast, about the Canadian music magazine's 25-year milestone more

Jun 20, 2017 12:50 PM Features

Frankie Rose

Forged in the North

Following time spent in Vivian Girls, Dum Dum Girls and Crystal Stilts, the New York City multi-instrumentalist prefers kicking it solo more

Jun 13, 2017 4:43 PM Features

“The Horseshoe is a beacon for music lovers, a pilgrimage place for those who love and understand its significance as part of Toronto’s rich musical landscape,” says author David McPherson more

May 11, 2017 4:13 PM Features

Fresh Snow


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

Mar 23, 2017 6:14 PM Concert reviews


Mar Sellars

The difference between the teenage retro rockers' gig at the Horseshoe last year versus last night was nothing short of astonishing more

Jan 24, 2017 3:07 PM Concert reviews

The L.A.-based Welsh art rocker played disorienting new album Crab Day in its entirety more

May 3, 2016 11:14 AM Concert reviews

Win a pair of tickets to see Sticky Fingers on April 29th at The Horseshoe Tavern! more

Apr 20, 2016 9:34 AM Music

Win a pair of tickets to see Aidan Knight on April 14th at The Horseshoe Tavern, as well as a copy of his new critically acclaimed LP, Each Other! more

Apr 6, 2016 9:45 AM Music

Win a pair of tickets to see Run River North on April 6th at The Horseshoe Tavern! more

Mar 23, 2016 9:51 AM Music

Win a pair of tickets to see Young Fathers on March 30th at The Horseshoe Tavern! more

Mar 9, 2016 8:21 AM Music

"The coolest part about this label is that it doesn't try to be anything other than a way to put out music," says the Highest Order's Simone Schmidt more

Feb 24, 2016 6:00 PM Features

Sometimes going solo means simplifying, stripping back, finding your voice. For Jenny Lee Lindberg, it means more multi-tasking than ever. more

Feb 17, 2016 6:08 PM Features

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