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Samuel Engelking

Concert review: Morrissey at Sony Centre in Toronto. The legendary and controversial singer was as thorny and complicated as ever, with references to Faith Goldy, Marrissa Shen and his own mental health. Read more

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The Prima Donna from Tranna and the Hot Lava from Ljubljana debated capitalism, Marxism and happiness, but not much ground was gained on either side Read more

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Phoebe Sequino

In Toronto, R&B icon Mariah Carey played in a more intimate venue, with deep cuts and memeable moments, but she still seems wedded to the arena-sized concert format. Read more

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Morrissey has ended his seal hunt-related boycott of Canada, launching a full tour that includes two nights at the Sony Centre in Toronto. Read more



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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


Swedish metal band Ghost descended on Toronto's Sony Centre, and we turned it into a comic concert review. Read more

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The art-rocker said his American Utopia tour would be his most ambitious since Stop Making Sense – and he delivered Read more

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A fan-initiated project was the most compelling part of the Havana singer and ex-Fifth Harmony member's Sony Centre concert Read more

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Sony Centre for the Performing Arts

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Civic Theatres Toronto launched in 2015 when the City of Toronto amalgamated three city-owned theatres, Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts and Toronto Centre for the Arts Read more


The electronic music event moves to Sony Centre and will feature the Stranger Things soundtrack composers, Jlin, Ksieyzc and a live performance of Mica Levi's Under The Skin score Read more



Mike Watier

With more and more high-energy acts getting booked at seated venues, what exactly are the rules around standing up at shows? Read more

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Toronto photographer Meera Margaret Singh gives a talk about the gendered tension behind the images in her Contact Photography Festival show Read more


The French electronic music pioneer may be a wizard, but one who invites you behind the curtain Read more

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The 68-year-old rock legend lived up to his wild man image, but there was a layer of sadness and anger underneath it all Read more

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The Minneapolis funk legend's solo Piano And A Microphone tour takes a turn into rueful and arch break-up ballad territory Read more

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The funk icon will play two back-to-back gigs on Friday as part of his Piano & A Microphone tour Read more


At her Dig In Deep tour stop, the blues/pop star showed confidence, virtuosity and political savvy Read more

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Win a pair of tickets to Canada's Walk of Fame 2015 Inductee Celebration on November 7th at Sony Centre! Read more


Win a pair of tickets to see Patton Oswalt on October 2nd at Sony Centre for JFL42! Read more



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The Purple Wonder's performance skills are still a sight to behold Read more

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