Tag: Rock

Courtney Barnett Live @ Danforth Music Hall

The young Australian Courtney Barnett calmly took the stage last Monday night, and as she strode across in front of a packed house, telecaster in hand, all of us who had been patiently waiting knew we were in for one hell…

FUZZ @ The Hoxton

Fuzz @ The Hoxton I felt like shit last Thursday morning. Standing on the streetcar with my ears still ringing and a general ache going on throughout my body. No doubt if you’re reading this and you were at The…

North by North East Toronto 2015

NXNE 2015 Preview Fantastic Fridays

So, did you have a Thrilling Thursday last night? I know I did! I was a #NXNE trooper and made it to the 3 am Overland set and last call at the Rivoli. Then had an early breakfast at the Thompson Diner…

North by North East Toronto 2015

NXNE 2015 Preview Part 2: Thrilling Thursday

Were you out for NXNE last night?? Did our Wonderful Wednesday preview help you decide who to see and where to go? Are you ready for more? Yes. Yes. And Yes. [fist bump + explosion] You rock! If you answered no to any, that’s cool too…

North by North East Toronto 2015

NXNE Preview – Wonderful Wednesday

Toronto, you should be well over your #Bestival hangover by now. Prepare your ears and eyes (and livers) for five days of music, art and showcases around the city. The NXNE festival is turning 21 and ready to party like…

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…