Author Archives: Fiffie Haile

About Fiffie Haile

A.K.A "Girl with the green Afro", recently sold soul to the corporate machine, (un)ironically loves referring to Toronto as "the 6ix", hates winter with unparalleled passion, doesn't have strong feelings about the Jays or Raptors, lives for good music, excellent books and strong tequila.


NXNE’S inaugural two-day festival in the Port Lands this past weekend featured some of the best local and international artists in the music industry. Naked Underground was at 51 Commissioners St. on Saturday, June 18 to watch the likes of Father John Misty, Mother Mother and Born Ruffians perform.

CMW Feature: Wild Rivers

“Later, past the rapids, we paused to consider
if chance or destiny had brought us here;
whether it was more than pleasure and a shiver
we’d found by plunging into the Wild River.”

A Back Alley Interview With The Lipstick Junkies

I got a chance to chat with The Lipstick Junkies before their sold-out show at the Cameron House. We talked about their favorite bands, their multifarious influences and why they’re not afraid to make themselves look bad.

Cursing With Curses

We got a chance to chat with the Toronto’s Curses before their EP release show where we got to ask them a few questions about their music, their upcoming North American tour and how they came up with their interesting name.