Gord Downie Tragically Hip


From vanishing (and reappearing) venues to the Indigenous Next Wave, these are the most fascinating stories we've been following this year more

Dec 29, 2017 12:50 PM Features


Samuel Engelking

Organizers will instead focus on a Yonge Street "festival village" and expanding the Club Land Curator Series more

Oct 11, 2017 11:13 AM Music


Samuel Engelking

Kaytranada brought much-needed star power, while the Port Lands site continues to be a challenge more

Jun 28, 2017 8:39 AM Features

Ian D’Sa, Leah Fay, Tasha the Amazon, Shad and Brendan Canning are among the musicians to hand-pick lineups for the annual music fest more

May 10, 2017 1:23 PM Music

Plus Darryl Hall & John Oates with Tears for Fears, Ride, Elbow, Korn, Adult and more more

Mar 7, 2017 1:23 PM Music

Plus: Public Animal, Talib Kweli, Japandroids, NXNE and more. more

Nov 22, 2016 11:06 AM Music

Co-founder, editor and CEO Alice Klein will continue at the helm of our nearly 35-year-old magazine more

Jul 28, 2016 3:04 PM News

Ahead of NXNE’s Game Land, Jim Guthrie, Shaw-Han Liem and Mare Sheppard on how they got into writing music for indie games more

Jun 15, 2016 6:30 PM Features

Want a light show? Lakeside rapping? A hometown hero or two? You've got options. more

Jun 8, 2016 5:40 PM Features

Guess what the band's new tropical blond ale is called? more

May 24, 2016 5:28 PM Music


Zach Slootsky

We're coming up to festival season, and there's a lot to choose from – let us show you the way more

Mar 22, 2016 1:01 PM Music 1 Comments


Nic Pouliot

And increases its focus on the video game industry and local hip-hop more

Mar 2, 2016 3:30 PM Music 1 Comments



"Racism works because white privilege is real, and if I was a white man, why the fuck would I want to give it up?" more

Jan 27, 2016 7:52 PM Music 18 Comments


Mike Ford

As it turns out, our hearts are not made of ice more

Dec 22, 2015 12:00 AM Music


Nic Pouliot

Shad picks up the slack for gimmicky opener more

Jun 22, 2015 10:13 AM Music 3 Comments


Nic Pouliot

Rae Sremmurd gets a new fan, Angel Olsen's date with Toronto, a supergroup that doesn't suck and Jumbotron hilarity at Yonge-Dundas Square more

Jun 21, 2015 12:58 PM , , , , Music

NOW music editor Carla Gillis to moderate panel discussion about misogyny in music more

Jun 17, 2015 6:39 PM Music

Win a pair of Platinum Badges to NXNE 2015! more

Jun 10, 2015 11:28 AM Music


Nic Pouliot

Festival cancels controversial rapper's free, public show but still invites him to perform at a ticketed venue more

May 29, 2015 5:11 PM Music 25 Comments