Silver Dollar Room

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

Silver Dollar

Ben Spurr

City council is going the commemorative plaque route, while New York City is giving thousands of hours of free rehearsal space and more to its musicians more

Jul 13, 2017 3:23 PM Features


Sarah Rix

Frigs, Dilly Dally and booker Dan Burke crowdsurfing on the venue's iconic sign were among the highlights of the rock club's final six shows more

May 1, 2017 4:37 PM Features

The Tokyo-based garage rockers have performed at the soon-to-close rock club at least 15 times since 2005 more

Apr 9, 2017 1:51 PM Features


Ebru Yildiz

“It’s finally starting to feel like, instead of telling promoters and spaces what to do, we can finally give women of colour, queer women, trans women, non-binary women a platform that will slowly change that dynamic." more

Mar 27, 2017 1:34 PM Features


Amanda Fotes

We were there to see the Highest Order kick off a series of goodbye events to the Toronto live music institution more

Mar 1, 2017 7:00 PM Features

Dan Burke


Another live music venue down in "Music City" more

Jan 31, 2017 4:00 PM Music 1 Comments

Dan Burke


The legendary Toronto concert promoter reminisces in the midst of his Class Of 2017 shows more

Jan 18, 2017 11:58 AM Music

But the incohesive bill on the whole felt like a rudderless affair more

Jun 6, 2016 3:04 PM Concert reviews

Win a pair of tickets to see Downtown Boys on April 30th at The Silver Dollar! more

Apr 20, 2016 9:31 AM Music

Or help Telephone Explosion's Jon Schouten raise enough to buy the guitar to gift to Burke: "No one deserves it more than [him] because he made it famous." more

Apr 15, 2016 7:02 PM Music

Win a pair of tickets to see DMA's on March 24th at The Silver Dollar! more

Mar 2, 2016 9:45 AM Music

Bands and venues withdraw from festival, scheduled for March 10 to 12 more

Mar 2, 2016 7:00 AM Music

The touring four-piece bring energetic gloom to the Silver Dollar more

Feb 20, 2016 6:28 PM Concert reviews

Ian Blurton Band

Kelly Shee

... and was a great way to check in on Toronto's rock scene more

Feb 12, 2016 3:25 PM Concert reviews

The Silver Dollar hosts its final bluegrass jam on November 18 more

Nov 10, 2015 1:55 PM Music

Win a pair of tickets to see J. Fernandez on October 19th at The Silver Dollar! more

Oct 14, 2015 10:20 AM Music

Ezra Furman

Dave MacIntyre

The Chicago musician brings saxes, doo-wop backup vocals and Meatloaf-level melodrama to the Silver Dollar more

Oct 11, 2015 4:00 PM Concert reviews


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The Aussie band's debut Toronto appearance caps off an evening of red-hot rock n' roll more

Aug 22, 2015 11:53 AM Concert reviews

Win a pair of tickets to see Will Sprott on September 1st at The Silver Dollar! more

Aug 12, 2015 9:41 AM Music