X Avant

Bear Witness is curating this year's X Avant new music festival in Toronto, expanding on the powerful and inclusive concept established on A Tribe Called Red's last album, We Are The Halluci Nation. Read more



John Londono

From local hardcore heroes to Halloween concerts to a lo-fi legend, these are the 20 Toronto concerts we can't wait to see in October. Read more

, Music

Check out the full lineup of the Music Gallery's annual festival X Avant, curated by A Tribe Called Red's Bear Witness, plus just announced shows from Fucked Up, Junglepussy, Jennifer Castle and more Read more


The Nigerian-American producer/provocateur explores resistance at X Avant XII Read more



Zach Slootsky

Summer might be over, but music festivals aren't Read more


David Dacks at the Music Gallery

Carrie Musgrave

The experimental-music cheerleader explains why it's important to give Toronto musicians headlining spots, what it means to be a Music City and more Read more


Need a new music fix this autumn? We've rounded up the season's best happenings, starting with the 10 concerts we're most pumped for. Read more


The 10th edition of the fest also marks the 40th birthday of the Music Gallery Read more