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“It will serve as a great reminder of neon glory and the role music, record stores and clubs played in the lives of people in this city,” music journalist Nicholas Jennings says Read more




Including Rhubarb Festival, a talk by #MeToo founder Tarana Burke, Chantal Akerman at the MOCA, Impressionism at the AGO and Wavelength Winter Festival Read more


This week's just announced Toronto concerts also include the Rolling Stones, Kodak Black, Beck, Tim Hecker, The Distillers and more Read more



Dave Hogan

Rock legends The Rolling Stones will play the former home of WayHome this summer in Oro-Medonte, Ontario – but what about the El Mocambo? Read more



Allison Michael Orenstein

Including Cole Escola's one-man show, Nep Sidhu at Mercer Union, the Drake Hotel's 15th birthday bash and a musical starring Sting Read more


We asked readers to take a stab at all of your burning questions, from how to curb jealousy to entering the swingers scene. Here are the top answers. Read more

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Richmond Lam

Plus: just announced Toronto shows from Earl Sweatshirt, Florence + The Machine, Kacey Musgraves, TR/ST, Alessia Cara and more Read more


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Former CNN Asia correspondent Maria Ressa – one of four journalists named Time Magazine’s 2018 Person of the Year – warns that no democracy is immune from right-wing propaganda networks on social media Read more


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Caitlin McCarthy

NOW editors pick the best stage, comedy, film, music, art and literary events showcasing the breadth of the African diaspora Read more


Plus, a fundraiser for St. James Town food hub and an open house exploring the city's revitalization plans for Dufferin Grove Park round out this week's trio of best political events Read more


Including the second annual Night of Ideas, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's 60th anniversary, Madison McFerrin and the Black Liberation Ball Read more


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Monika Mogi

It's been six years since Vampire Weekend last came to Toronto, so the Echo Beach stop on their Father Of The Bride tour should bring fans both old and new. Read more



Jabari Jacobs

Plus: John Mayer, Chris Stapleton, Pkew Pkew Pkew, the new country festival Big Sky and more Read more



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NOW critics pick the best movies and TV shows joining the streaming platforms this month Read more

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NOW critics pick the best movies and TV shows joining the streaming service’s library this month Read more

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Samuel Engelking

Including a new feminist comedy showcase, Chinese New Year portraits at the ROM, Mo Amer at Aga Khan and Purple Rain at the Cinesphere Read more


The conference centred around new ways to organize and make change happen, also features former Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne and What Is Democracy? director Astra Taylor 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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Adam Benn

Including the Women's March, King Princess, DesignTO, Jean-Michel Blais, Toronto Light Festival and Rose: A New Musical Read more


Here are reviews of every show at the Fringe's boutique winter theatre festival Read more


Sponsored feature: The city’s premier YP program delivers a diversity touchpoint that fosters an ecosystem of leaders Read more