The 5 Day Juice Cleanse

I honestly think I’ve been on some sort of diet since I was like 9. Whether it was giving up fruit rollups for lent, or convincing myself that I had celiac disease and therefore could not eat carbs or that…

Ruby’s Must-Try Restaurants for Fall 2014

The Toronto restaurant scene is a mecca for foodies. The amount of restaurants opening/closing and re-branding is slightly overwhelming.  It’s a vicious industry where the food fans of the city will love you and leave you once the next coolest…

A Recap of Indie88’s Birthday Party @ Opera House

This past Saturday marked Indie88’s one-year birthday party, which the station celebrated with a sold-out shindig at the Opera House. We came for the paper party hats, but stayed for Lowell, The Darcys, and Dan Mangan + Blacklist, who supplied the night’s soundtrack, delighting both hardcore hipsters and casual fans alike.

The Indie Side of RIOT FEST

Riot Fest is, at it’s heart, a punk rock festival. The festival takes place in three cities, and lucky for us, one of the those is Toronto. The two-day event took place at Downsview park this last weekend and brought…

Beach Raving at Cherry Beach’s Promise Party

A shirtless gentleman wearing too many glowing bracelets smirks at me as I emerge bewildered from a sweaty crowd of dancers onto an unlit, tree lined bike path. It’s the mainline connecting Cherry Beach proper to the wooded enclosure that…

Festival Music House @ TIFF

The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) is the event of the year in Toronto. Celebrities and celebrity spotters alike flock to the city and Torontonians line up to see the movies. This year, it’s not all about film. Festival Music House…

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Breaking Benjamin are back!

After 4 years of silence, one of the most prominent bands of the 2000’s, Breaking Benjamin, are back and have reformed. With hit songs like “So Cold,” “Sooner or Later” and “Diary of Jane” – they are a band that…

El Caballito Tequila y Tacos: A Review

Tacos are a hot topic among Torontonians. If you’re a La Carnita person and your friend is a Grand Electric person – it’s possible you’ll never be able to eat tacos together. Personally, I’m a Seven Lives-er. However, I recently discovered…

The Toronto Scene & A Certain Brand of Jealousy

“Wish I was born in New York / wish I was born in LA,” screamed with all the fury of a believer represent a certain brand of jealousy, one unique to our city. The opening lyrics of “Use Your Delusion,” from Toronto punk…