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Mark O'Neill

Ahead of his appearance on The Launch, musical impresario Nile Rodgers talks about collaborating with legends, Executive Realness and his unassailable work ethic. Read more

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Tanja-Tiziana

Concert review: King Princess at Danforth Music Hall. The 20-year-old rising Brooklyn pop star invited the audience to get sad with her – and Toronto fans were eating it up. Read more

Concert reviews

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Stephe Perry

Tomorrow Is Too Late combines visual and oral history to recount the influential-but-underlooked scene by the people were there – and they're doing metal next. Read more

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Kate Killet

After running annually since 2013, Toronto's Field Trip Music & Arts Festival will take 2019 off, with the aim of returning in 2020. Read more

Music

The Al Purdy Songbook gathers Snowblink, Jason Collett, Doug Paisley, a posthumous Gord Downie and more in tribute to the influential Canadian poet Read more

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Tyler Adams

Leikeli47 leads this week's list of just announced Toronto concerts. Plus:Yves Tumor, King Crimson, Foals, Stephen Malkmus, a second show for PUP and more. Read more

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Indigo Arrows

The broadcaster and non-profit is launching a study to collect info, identify structural barriers and create new funding opportunities Read more

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Over 160 musicians, journalists and record labels have signed the statement in support of the Unist'ot'en camp opposing a pipeline project in northern B.C. Read more

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Raysonho @ Open Grid Scheduler / Grid Engine

The 15-year partnership between Ontario's largest credit union and the city-run parent company also brings a new name for North York's Toronto Centre for the Arts Read more

Culture

Album review: Maggie Rogers' Heard It In A Past Life. The singer/songwriter, who notably moved Pharrell Williams to tears, mixes major label pop aspiration with a studious folk-indie sound. Read more

Album reviews

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Gabriela Osio Vanden

Plus: a playlist of new local music, including PUP, Charlotte Cornfield and Donna Grantis Read more

Music

Mark Wigmore's Art at the End of the World

Art at the End of the World

Former Jazz.FM host Mark Wigmore launches a new long-form podcast, Art At The End Of The World. Shifting terrain will be a running theme on Wigmore’s 10-part podcast with guests like Jordan Officer, Chris Locke, Karen Robinson and Cameron Bailey. Read more

Music

Album review: James Blake's Assume Form: With his darkness and paranoia balanced by lovesick optimism, music's favourite sad boy sounds like he's finally ready to be happy – or at least try to be. Read more

Album reviews

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Tanja-Tiziana

Launched six years ago, the art event that's hosted performances by Patti Smith and Tanya Tagaq is bowing out of city's social calendar on February 7 Read more

Art & Design

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Ryan Pfluger

Album review: Sharon Van Etten's Remind Me Tomorrow. On her fifth album, the singer/songwriter has grown – simultaneously more open, experimental, optimistic and sharp. Read more

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Samuel Engelking

From punk-infused hip-hop to dance music creating its own space – who’s setting the tone for the city’s music scenes? Read more

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Vanessa Heins

PUP's hometown show leads this week's list of just announced Toronto concerts. Also: Mac DeMarco, The Who, Bryan Ferry, Ex Hex, Priests and more. Read more

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With her new VS. Art Grant, author and musician Vivek Shraya will provide $5,000 to an artist who is Indigenous, Black or a person of colour and between 18 and 28 years old to create their debut EP. Read more

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Samuel Engelking

Concert review: Chicago rapper Valee lacked the energy of Just John x Dom Dias and Sydanie, but new concert series It's OK*'s first event at Sully's Boxing Gym was still a success. Read more

Concert reviews

Concert review: Kacey Musgraves at Toronto's Danforth Music Hall. Along with opener Natalie Prass, the rising crossover star showed she's just as comfortable reinventing country tropes as branching out into 70s disco. Read more

Concert reviews

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