Category: Music

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Why You Need to Check Out MOTIV

#NakedTanja explores MOTIV, an up-and-coming event company that aims to carve out a completely new category of nightlife in Toronto revolving solely around house music.

Review: Tame Impala at Massey Hall

Last time Tame Impala came around to Toronto and rocked out at the now defunct Kool Haus, it was clear the you were witnessing a band that was on the brink of something great. Major music reviewers everywhere were hailing…

Canadian Music Week: Swervedriver at Horseshoe Tavern

“We missed you guys!” Those were the words that greeted Oxford alternative rock band Swervedriver when they took the stage at Horseshoe Tavern this past Wednesday night as part of this year’s CMW showcase. Swervedriver are on tour in North…

Canadian Music Week: King Tuff at Lee’s Palace

With a broad mix of garage rock from at home and abroad, Thursday night’s lineup at Lee’s Palace promised an evening of raw crunchy power pop that sent many a Canadian bottle flying off the edge of tables. Brews Willis…

Canadian Music Week: GoldLink at Tattoo Queen West

For a rapper that claims to have grown bored of rap, DMV-native GoldLink succeeded in delivering a playfully energetic performance to the eager patrons of Tattoo Queen West. The night began around 8:15 p.m. when the opening act, Toronto-native Clairmont…

Canadian Music Week: FIDLAR at the Great Hall

Kids these days, so damn lucky. Back in the day the only all ages shows you’d ever hear about were your friend’s shitty supernova bro-core with deathcore influences ska band that would be held at some terrible bar in the…