Tag: CMW

Naked Undergrounds picks for CMW 2016

Canadian Music Week is already here, can you believe it? That means it’s May which means sun, patios and the start of festival season. We’re so ready for the city to be awash with live music we can’t quite contain…

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: 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…

Canadian Music Week: Tre Mission

Naked Underground’s Joel Chico interview’s his friend and former bandmate, Tre Mission and talks about stage performance, musical growth and his Canadian Music Week performance.

Canadian Music Week

It’s almost here – CMW 2015. Always a great week of music and glory, venues and Canadian bands participate and showcase the best up and coming talent our fine country has to offer. NU will be putting out a guide…

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…

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…