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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 more

Music

Fran Lebowitz, Jane Goodall and Cancer Bats are coming to town. Plus: Earth Day and Record Store Day more

Culture

The elusive hip-hop star will play her 1998 classic album The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill in full at Budweiser Stage. Plus: Joey Bada$$, Kamasi Washington and more just announced Toronto concerts. more

Music

NXNE has announed Jasmyn Burke, Cadence Weapon, Cone from Sum 41, Jim Cuddy, and Female Treble among the musicians and promoters who will hand-pick lineups for this year's festival as part of the Club Land Curator Series. more

Music

This week's #NOWplaying features a ton of great rising artists, including Jaunt, iaamSaam, Hard To Kill and Roam. And, sure, also Drake and the Weeknd. Listen to the full 20 song Spotify playlist of Toronto music here. more

Music

Our top picks for music, theatre, art and more more

Culture

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Tino Vacca

It's official: the Aussie frontman and his band of apocalyptic Bad Seeds are an arena band. After doing a tour of Toronto's soft seat theatres in the last few years, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds are moving up to Air Canada Centre on October 28. more

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Samuel Engelking

Soul singer Charlotte Day Wilson plays two nights at Danforth Music Hall and the Green Living Show takes over the Metro Toronto Convention Centre more

Culture

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Dahlia Katz

NOW critics pick the best events happening in Toronto on the 2018 Easter long weekend more

Culture

Toronto label Telephone Explosion is throwing a tenth birthday party featuring Odonis Odonis, Freak Heat Waves, New Fries, Andre Ethier and Teenanger. Plus: new Toronto show announcements for Arcade Fire, Joyner Lucas, L7, Ralph and more more

Music

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Courtesy of Netflix

NOW critics pick the best movies and TV shows joining Netflix Canada's library in April 2018 more

Interviews & Features

Our top picks for theatre, film, art, music, dance and more more

Culture

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Samuel Engelking

July Talk, A Tribe Called Red and Charlotte Day Wilson highlight the one-day festival at Echo Beach more

Music

Our top picks for theatre, film, music and more more

Culture

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Shawn Brackbill

Plus: newly announced shows from NAV, Hot Snakes, Dirty Projectors, Arctic Monkeys and many more more

Music

Our top picks for comedy, theatre, film, music and more more

Culture

Find the full lineup here, plus new show announcements from Childish Gambino, Robert Plant, Japanese Breakfast and more more

Music

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Tom Pauncz

Read the winning story from the International Festival of Authors' annual interactive storytelling competition more

Books

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Tanja-Tiziana

Our top picks for art, music, film, comedy and more more

Culture

Taking place at Rasberry Farms in Hamilton, the single-day festival also features Calpurnia, Ought, TUNS, Dizzy and more more

Music

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Jupiter Keyes

Plus: Broken Social Scene and Portugal. The Man open the season at Budweiser Stage, Warped Tour announces its dates, Post Malone adds a second show more

Music