Category Archives: Music

An ‘A’ For Hesta Prynn

She told everyone to pull their stools away from the sidelines and create an ambiance of a “straight-up theatre show”. Taking the atmosphere from totally awkward school dance to intimate private performance, Hesta Prynn is not hesitant to stare you

An ‘A’ For Hesta Prynn

She told everyone to pull their stools away from the sidelines and create an ambiance of a “straight-up theatre show”. Taking the atmosphere from totally awkward school dance to intimate private performance, Hesta Prynn is not hesitant to stare you

Supermannequin

Those who are able to play guitar and sing, simultaneously, get my respect. Anyone who can play, sing, thrash, and crowd-surf receives a doubled-up serving of my appreciation. Enter Die Mannequin. Friday night, the Canadian rockers played a home show

Supermannequin

Those who are able to play guitar and sing, simultaneously, get my respect. Anyone who can play, sing, thrash, and crowd-surf receives a doubled-up serving of my appreciation. Enter Die Mannequin. Friday night, the Canadian rockers played a home show

Marina’s Shining Diamonds

She is Marina. You are her Diamonds. A bodacious brunette siren in velvet hiphuggers, black lips, and Toronto-bought thrift store jersey tee took the stage Wednesday night at Queen St. East’s Opera House. The show was originally booked at tiny

Marina’s Shining Diamonds

She is Marina. You are her Diamonds. A bodacious brunette siren in velvet hiphuggers, black lips, and Toronto-bought thrift store jersey tee took the stage Wednesday night at Queen St. East’s Opera House. The show was originally booked at tiny

The Thrill of Dragonette

Hometown pride. Dragonette played Toronto’s Mod Club on Tuesday, a venue well-accustomed to their electro-pop-rock sound. This time around, the place was sold out, air draped in humid anticipation. The 2010 Dragonette fan base is an eclectic mix of high-schoolers

The Thrill of Dragonette

Hometown pride. Dragonette played Toronto’s Mod Club on Tuesday, a venue well-accustomed to their electro-pop-rock sound. This time around, the place was sold out, air draped in humid anticipation. The 2010 Dragonette fan base is an eclectic mix of high-schoolers

Juliette Lewis: Natural Born Rockstar

Toronto’s Lee’s Palace: the scene of Juliette Lewis‘s sights and sounds on Saturday night. Emanating an aura of a 70’s rock show, the Los Angeles-native marched onto stage to YMCA in bellbottom jeans and aviator shades, bee-lining for the drums

Juliette Lewis: Natural Born Rockstar

Toronto’s Lee’s Palace: the scene of Juliette Lewis‘s sights and sounds on Saturday night. Emanating an aura of a 70’s rock show, the Los Angeles-native marched onto stage to YMCA in bellbottom jeans and aviator shades, bee-lining for the drums

Street Love for Metric

Indie rock darlings Metric treated Toronto to a free show on Wednesday, August 4th. Union Station Square was the choice destination for the hordes of people who showed up, blocking streets and causing traffic, all to dwell in the rhythm

Street Love for Metric

Indie rock darlings Metric treated Toronto to a free show on Wednesday, August 4th. Union Station Square was the choice destination for the hordes of people who showed up, blocking streets and causing traffic, all to dwell in the rhythm

BlackBerry Presents: The Official Black Eyed Peas After Show Party

The Black Eyed Peas have definitely entered the hemisphere of superstardom, and what else is there left to do but party like a rock-pop-rap-bar star? Celebrating the first of two back-to-back shows in Toronto, BEP took to club Muzik to

BlackBerry Presents: The Official Black Eyed Peas After Show Party

The Black Eyed Peas have definitely entered the hemisphere of superstardom, and what else is there left to do but party like a rock-pop-rap-bar star? Celebrating the first of two back-to-back shows in Toronto, BEP took to club Muzik to

Die Antwoord: WAT KYK JY?

Overheard: “That was like the Beastie Boys 10 years ago.” This was post-show banter discussing Die Antwoord‘s performance last night in Toronto.

Die Antwoord: WAT KYK JY?

Overheard: “That was like the Beastie Boys 10 years ago.” This was post-show banter discussing Die Antwoord‘s performance last night in Toronto.

For the Love of Love: Hole Takes Toronto

I want Courtney Love to sing to me forever. After a hiatus years too long, Hole are back on tour, promoting new album Nobody’s Daughter. And they stopped by Toronto’s Sound Academy Saturday night. All you had to do was

For the Love of Love: Hole Takes Toronto

I want Courtney Love to sing to me forever. After a hiatus years too long, Hole are back on tour, promoting new album Nobody’s Daughter. And they stopped by Toronto’s Sound Academy Saturday night. All you had to do was

True Colors of Toronto Pride 2010

It’s Toronto Pride weekend! I surfaced from my black alcove of glittery reclusiveness to check out Saturday’s concerts, held at Queen’s Park. Coincidence, asks Cyndi Lauper, this year’s headliner. The day’s line-up included Hunter Valentine, The Cliks, Ruby Jean &

True Colors of Toronto Pride 2010

It’s Toronto Pride weekend! I surfaced from my black alcove of glittery reclusiveness to check out Saturday’s concerts, held at Queen’s Park. Coincidence, asks Cyndi Lauper, this year’s headliner. The day’s line-up included Hunter Valentine, The Cliks, Ruby Jean &