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Lera Pentelute

Concert review: boygenius at Toronto's Danforth Music Hall. The trio of Phoebe Bridgers, Lucy Dacus and Julien Baker carried serious weight when they came together. If only they did it more. more

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Album review: Vince Staples's FM! While many new hip-hop albums are full of bloat, Staples packs blunt, clever verses, elastic flows and two solid guest appearances into just 22 minutes. more

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Calvin Hudson Hwang

The Tenant Turn Up tour connects artists in Toronto, Hamilton and Ottawa – LAL, Lee Reed and Cheko Salaam – to call attention to the housing crisis. more

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Samuel Engelking

A roll-call of rising Canadian and American artists including Gunna, NAV and Bryson Tiller helped the Toronto pop superstar launch his creative entrepreneurship incubator Hxouse more

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Paul Husband

Concert review: Low at the Great Hall in Toronto. The long-running Minnesota band leaned on their newest album, Double Negative – a gauzy, textural departure from the sound they're associated with. more

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Album review: Tory Lanez's Love Me Now: The Toronto singer/rapper cuts straight to the bone of his strengths – a concise collection of party anthems that demand heavy club play. more

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King Princess headlines this week's just announced Toronto concerts. Plus: Lil Berete's first headlining hometown show, the returns of Long Winter and Jason Collett's Basement Revue and more. more

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Natalia Manzocco

Review: Carly Rae Jepsen did a rare Toronto performance at Hudson's Bay and Saks Fifth Avenue's holiday window unveiling, playing a wholesome four-song set that was half Christmas songs. more

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Cheol Joon Baek

Concert review: In Dreams: Roy Orbison In Concert – The Hologram Tour. The long-dead singer "performed" at Toronto's Sony Centre, opening several cans of worms in the process. more

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Raez Argulla

Album review: on Kaia Kater's Grenades, the Toronto-based singer/songwriter puts the history of folk music into dialogue with her own family history, specifically her father's immigration from Grenada. more

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The star-studded launch of a new arts incubator, a free pop hero Christmas show and some superstar hip-hop beef – these are our favourite Toronto concerts happening in November. more

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The sleek and soulful new soul-searching R&B video for Lincoln's song Closure is a strong foot forward for the Made In Sauga label, which aims to support and highlight musicians from Mississauga. more

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Samuel Engelking

The DJ, radio host, promoter and champion of women in hip-hop reflects on her 25-year career more

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With his new album In Another Life, Toronto musician Sandro Perri rethinks what a song is and what it can be. more

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Canadian pop singer Carly Rae Jepsen will play a free show at Yonge and Queen this Sunday for Hudson's Bay and Saks's annual holiday window unveiling. more

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Vlad Podvorny

Historic Toronto venue El Mocambo is still under renovation, but the neon palms will be re-lit on November 15. more

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Massive Attack are going on tour for the 20th anniversary of Mezzanine, and Toronto is on the itinerary. Plus: new Toronto concert announcements from Ariana Grande, Deerhunter, A$AP Rocky and more. more

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Tino Vacca

Concert review: Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto: at the soul-stirring final show of their marathon Skeleton Tree tour, the band proved an arena can feel just as intimate as a sweaty bar gig. more

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Album review: Wrld On Drugs, the inter-generational collaboration between Future & Juice WRLD, seems like a match made in drug-rap heaven, but it sounds more like a cash-in than the masterpiece it could have been. more

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Marker Starling's Fly Away, first written in 1998 for a stage musical, has new resonance after the death of its co-writer, Dennis Frey. Watch the premiere of its new video here. more

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