Category: Classic NU

Geary’s Anatomy

Geary Avenue: an example of the diversity factor Jonah Lehrer observed as necessary for creative community development in his book Imagine: How Creativity Works. Get to know those who are helping the street’s transformation in subtle ways.

An Interview with John Nolan from Taking Back Sunday

With their Canadian tour just ending, I had the pleasure of speaking with Taking Back Sunday‘s (TBS) lead guitarist, John Nolan about their newly released album, Happiness Is. The album was produce by Marc Jacob Hudson (Saves the Day, The Swellers) and…

Texas King: Places To Go

Texas King is poised and ready. The newest and strongest version of the band – which started out as an acoustic solo offering from frontman Jordan MacDonald – have finally found themselves in the Toronto music scene after a successful…

Building Bridges with Broods

Broods is a band consisting of a brother and sister duo from Auckland, New Zealand. Georgia Nott is on lead vocals and is accompanied by her older brother Caleb Nott who plays multiple instruments, supports with backing vocals and manages…

Our Talk with Little Dragon

Little Dragon is a little band from Gothburg, Sweden. It’s been almost two years since they set foot in Toronto but they are coming back shortly for Canadian Music Week, and the Indies, where they will show Canadians how Sweden…

Talking to Wildlife

This week I got to do something fun, I spoke with Dean Povinsky. You’re jealous, I know and I can’t blame you. Dean is the lead singer and guitarist of Wildlife accompanied by bandmates Derek Bosomworth (bass), Dwayne Christie (drums) and…