Taylor Swift

Swift's new song, It's Nice To Have A Friend, will directly fund the local music education program. Here's how. Read more


Drake and Migos come to Toronto in August (but no OVO Fest?), along with David Byrne, Beach House, The National and others; plus Manifesto, Veld and Caribbean Carnival festivals. Read more

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Doug Ford, the newly elected Ontario premier, has announced a halt on a portion of the Ticket Sales Act, which was set to take effect July 1 Read more


If the old Taylor is dead, we're hoping for a resurrection Read more

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It's tempting to hear the song as a clapback at celebrity foes, but Look What You Made Me Do is empowering in a different way Read more


“The Flow brand was overwhelmingly known for street hip-hop and old-school R&B, and playing pop under that umbrella was just not gonna work,” operations manager Steve Parsons says. Read more

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Kendrick Lamar was great and inspiring, and Stevie Wonder made a necessary nod to accessibility awareness, but virtually everything else at the 2016 Grammys was some kind of derivative knock-off Read more

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Megastar, Human Being, Patron Saint of Cats – the biggest pop star in the universe shows off her many sides at near-perfect Rogers Centre show Read more

Concert reviews

Ryan Adams's fun Taylor Swift 1989 cover got us thinking about other potentially winning musical combos waiting to happen. Here are a few local band/classic album pairings based on five icons playing T.O. shows this week. Read more


The most in-demand shows from October 1 to 6 Read more