Are You Ready For MOUNT NINJI AND DA NICE TIME KID Tour?
October 5, 2016 – 5:04 am | No Comment

Die Antwoord are back in FULL EFFECT with a high energy new album MOUNT NINJI AND DA NICE TIME KID and with the release are wasting no time and hitting the road with it.
For the uninitiated Die …

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Toronto Symphony Orchestra illuminates Luminato
June 11, 2014 – 9:07 pm | No Comment
Toronto Symphony Orchestra illuminates Luminato

The Toronto Symphony Orchestra have once again outdone themselves when it comes to their 2014 Luminato agenda. Two big events that fans can count on this year really promise to deliver, check out these must …

Kaymbo Shines brings light to Stroke month
June 11, 2014 – 8:43 pm | No Comment
Kaymbo Shines brings light to Stroke month

Every once in a while in the music realm it’s nice to see a fresh face. Especially one with a purpose.
Canadian hip hop artist Kaymbo Shines hailing from in between Atlanta and Montreal has just …

Marta Pacek celebrates “Voodoo Dolls” in Toronto
June 10, 2014 – 9:58 pm | No Comment
Marta Pacek celebrates “Voodoo Dolls” in Toronto

Marta Pacek might be born of Australia – but her deep personal connection to Canada keeps her coming back.
That’s why her official album release party for Voodoo Dolls and False Alarms was held right here in Toronto …

Faraway Neighbours clearly have found home
June 8, 2014 – 10:55 pm | No Comment
Faraway Neighbours clearly have found home

I must admit; I am a fan of Faraway Neighbours. Despite my personal inclinations toward hip-hop, punk and hardcore, these folky gentlemen are worth discovering.
Exhibiting their trademark flare for humility mixed with a defined yet …

Bed of Stars releases B&W video for “The Spell”
June 5, 2014 – 1:38 am | No Comment
Bed of Stars releases B&W video for “The Spell”

Evan Konrad is a man with a burning passion inside, not only for music, but also for interpersonal connections – and he needed an outlet.
That outlet became known as Bed of Stars, Konrad’s release of …

Kill The Noise, killed the show, dropped the bass
June 2, 2014 – 8:34 pm | No Comment
Kill The Noise, killed the show, dropped the bass

The man known as Kill the Noise came to Toronto, and did what he does best at the Kool Haus at the end of May. A perfect warm-up for the summer of intensive electronic festivals …

Last Gang Records celebrates 10th year running
May 27, 2014 – 7:48 pm | No Comment
Last Gang Records celebrates 10th year running

The Toronto based record label that rose to the top of the Canadian music market after discovering and developing the one and only – Metric – celebrates their tenth year in action, and like everything …

Julian Taylor Band planting seeds with “Tech Noir”
May 26, 2014 – 10:29 pm | No Comment
Julian Taylor Band planting seeds with “Tech Noir”

The new offering from Julian Taylor Band – Tech Noir – is a delightfully uplifting melange of tracks and styles.
The 12-track record was released on the last day of March, and it definitely surpasses the people’s expectations …

CMW brought Sounds Australia to the Horseshoe
May 25, 2014 – 9:28 pm | No Comment
CMW brought Sounds Australia to the Horseshoe

The Sounds Australia Aussie BBQ held annually during Canadian Music Week is an event with several bands from the land down under, spread out over the course of two days and showcasing independent Australian acts.
Martyr …

Fefe Dobson rocked the Revival during CMW
May 20, 2014 – 8:15 pm | No Comment
Fefe Dobson rocked the Revival during CMW

Toronto’s pop-rock diva Fefe Dobson destroyed the Revival Bar’s Stone Lounge in Toronto during Canadian Music Week.
Dobson was headlining the Feldman Showcase which included a litany of bands and performers including Scott Helman, Craig Stickland, Francesco, The Boom Boom and …

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