Lido Pimienta at New Constellations

Shane Parent

A stacked lineup of both Indigenous and non-Indigenous musicians featured Feist, Lido Pimienta, Leanne Betasamosake Simpson, Jeremy Dutcher and others more

Dec 21, 2017 6:49 PM Concert reviews

Our top local releases of the year as voted by NOW’s music critics more

Dec 16, 2017 7:00 AM , , Features


Samuel Engelking

"It’s the first time I’ve been on a reserve performing my work for the people I made it for,” says musician and writer Leanne Betasamosake Simpson more

Dec 14, 2017 7:00 AM Features

As the venue undergoes a massive renovation, what can we learn from its history? more

Nov 22, 2017 11:24 AM Features

Lido Pimienta at Venus Fest


Lido Pimienta, Weaves, Grouper and others shone at the new festival played and staffed by women and non-binary people more

Oct 2, 2017 7:30 AM Concert reviews 1 Comments


Samuel Engelking

With their upcoming album, Wide Open, and their appearance at Venus Fest, the Toronto band aren't making music just for themselves any more more

Sep 20, 2017 10:57 AM Features

Lido Pimienta at 2017 Polaris Music Prize Gala

Dustin Rabin

The Colombian-Canadian artist won the 2017 award for her album La Papessa. Here's what else went down at the gala more

Sep 19, 2017 11:47 AM Features 2 Comments

“This is a merger of two like-minded companies at different stages in their life cycles" more

Feb 22, 2017 12:55 PM Music

Like our city, this year's list is eclectic and idiosyncratic, and its independent focus is a reflection of just how much local musicians are doing it for themselves. more

Dec 16, 2016 4:10 PM Features

Find out which businesses are taking part and why more

Oct 4, 2016 11:31 AM Music


Tanja Tiziana

"I've always dressed a little bit strange and like things that are flamboyant and large, so why not insert that into the music and videos?" more

Aug 24, 2016 6:30 PM Features

Self-titled more

Jun 15, 2016 5:30 PM Album reviews

Plus: Gyptian, She-Devils and Un Blonde, Cass McCombs, King and more! more

Jun 1, 2016 11:41 AM Features

Better yet, most of these acts have just announced shows in Toronto more

Mar 9, 2016 1:41 PM Music

This week's local music round-up also includes songs by mysterious R&B singer dvsn, increasingly less mysterious singer/rapper PARTYNEXTDOOR and not-that-mysterious rapper Matthew Progress more

Dec 10, 2015 5:05 PM Features

Dilly Dally

Michelle Wong

Two of Toronto's buzziest bands kick off Buzz Records' new concert series more

Oct 9, 2015 1:28 PM Concert reviews

Junglepussy, Calvin Love and the island of Montreal top our best of the fest more

Sep 23, 2015 10:48 AM Music

Win a pair of tickets to AGO First Thursdays on May 7th featuring Toronto band Weaves! more

May 5, 2015 12:07 PM Music

Plus: Will a new festival truly be Bestival? more

Feb 18, 2015 6:44 PM Music

Your fave bands celebrate the season's sinister side more

Dec 3, 2014 4:00 PM Features