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Broken Social Scene

Neil Van

Charles Spearin, Brendan Canning and Kevin Drew talk album five, hiatuses and resilience more

Jun 27, 2017 5:42 PM Features


Michael Watier

Owner Sam Grosso confirms the Parkdale building is for sale and he's in the process of trying to find the right buyer more

Jun 26, 2017 11:51 AM Features 1 Comments

The Toronto singer/songwriter's debut full-length album is fuzzy, toe-tapping, summery Canadiana more

Jun 21, 2017 12:23 PM Album reviews

The pop singer's satisfying debut studio album streamlines her Top 40-friendly instincts more

Jun 21, 2017 11:35 AM Album reviews

All you can think about while listening to the Toronto noise-punks debut album is how you want to start a band – though it will not be as good more

Jun 15, 2017 5:27 PM Album reviews

Hailu Mergia


There's a lack of adventurous experimental music getting booked at summer fests, they say more

Jun 13, 2017 1:52 PM Features


Neil Van

The MC hits up late-night food spot Sonny’s, Gage Park, the LCBO and music shop Long & McQuade more

Jun 13, 2017 12:29 PM Music

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

Janelle Monae

Zach Slootsky

Their latest meeting found the group in existential crisis – but they approved every motion anyway more

Jun 9, 2017 5:51 PM Features

The four days of concerts also marks the first time hip-hop pioneers Michie Mee, Maestro and Dream Warriors have been booked on the same bill more

Jun 9, 2017 11:27 AM Music


Samuel Engelking

Legendary Toronto promoter Ron Nelson, Michie Mee, Dream Warriors, Kardinal Offishall, DJ Mastermind and others on the 100-year-old venue's enduring impact on Canadian hip-hop more

Jun 7, 2017 5:54 PM Features 1 Comments

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Daniel Tate collects vintage gig posters from the Toronto Archives, the Reference Library, the Toronto Star, the Globe and Mail and NOW Magazine more

Jun 7, 2017 5:02 PM Features

The 905 musician returns with two shows this week after a long bout of laryngitis more

Jun 6, 2017 1:09 PM Features

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

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Samuel Engelking

"We call ourselves 'art-ivists.' We make our art to inspire, empower and make a difference in our world." more

May 30, 2017 2:18 PM Music



Ahead of the council's next meeting, we look at what it is and how it could help more

May 29, 2017 2:30 PM Features

Fiver's Simone Schmidt

Samuel Engelking

The Toronto singer/songwriter on the carceral system, the Appropriation Prize and booze-free shows more

May 24, 2017 12:41 PM Features

The new Toronto-based group is also a rebirth for the sisters of Magneta Lane more

May 23, 2017 5:39 PM Features

“What I’m not okay with is getting on the hamster wheel and trying to churn out an album every two years and do the whole rigamarole. I’d rather put a fork in my eye." more

May 23, 2017 12:00 PM Features 1 Comments

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