T.O. Music Notes

Mayor John Tory declared February 7 a day to celebrate the UK punk band, while "Music City" still faces real and present issues more

Feb 7, 2018 5:54 PM Music

The "newest dive bar on Bloor" will soon take over for the short-lived queer-friendly music venue Less Bar more

Jan 24, 2018 12:52 PM Music

The shop, which specializes in used and vintage pressings, has set up shop on the second floor of Sonic Bar & Cafe more

Jan 19, 2018 12:47 PM Music

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According to Nielsen Music Canada's year-end report, both streaming and vinyl soared while record sales in general went down more

Jan 9, 2018 6:04 PM Music

Vegan café and punk venue D-Beatstro at 1292 Bloor West, Toronto

Michael Rancic

Finding themselves on the hook for costly renovations, the owners decided to go out on their own terms. more

Jan 3, 2018 12:57 PM Music


Samuel Engelking

After a decade in storage, the iconic spinning records are finally lit up for public view at Yonge-Dundas Square – but the saga continues more

Dec 13, 2017 5:00 AM Features

Pop Music and second locations of Female Treble and Dead Dog Records are opening on the second biggest record-buying day of the year more

Nov 24, 2017 12:01 PM Music

Kobo Town at the CFMAs.

Karen Atcheson

We made the trek to Ottawa to attend the annual ceremony, which this year felt more like a mini-festival more

Nov 20, 2017 6:46 PM Concert reviews

After putting on the X Avant festival at the Annex venue in October, the creative music centre is making the partnership official more

Nov 15, 2017 1:31 PM Music


Samuel Engelking

After last year's retro-pop rebrand, the former Flow radio station will now capitalize on the popularity of local hip-hop and R&B acts such as Daniel Caesar more

Nov 7, 2017 6:47 PM Music 3 Comments

After crowdfunding her way back onto her European tour, the artist has some advice to fellow touring musicians more

Nov 4, 2017 4:11 PM Music


George Pimentel

The YouTube stars treated droves of Queen Street fans to some really good cheese more

Nov 3, 2017 2:28 PM Music

The California songwriter says a well-intentioned fan found him homeless and booked him to play the Garrison without his knowledge more

Oct 25, 2017 5:46 PM Music

Crystal Castles' November 17 show at the Danforth Music Hall has been cancelled following Glass's statement more

Oct 24, 2017 6:49 PM Music

Gord Downie at Roy Thomson Hall, October 21, 2016

Roy Thomson Hall | Jag Gundu

Events include a public sing-along and a screening of Long Time Running more

Oct 23, 2017 12:55 PM Music

With many smaller venues under threat, the historic concert hall is using its institutional status to provide space for young artists more

Oct 20, 2017 12:17 PM Music

After writing an open letter about the music industry's lack of representation, they've now created concrete measures to fix it more

Oct 11, 2017 4:57 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

The Steady

David Laurence

The vegan brunch spot/queer-friendly bar and music venue is throwing its final party on October 31 more

Oct 6, 2017 6:14 PM Music

“I thought it was strange that out of all the record shops in Toronto, almost none of them were owned by women,” says owner Lisa Pereira more

Oct 4, 2017 3:02 PM Features