Six music festivals to enjoy in Toronto this summer

(By: Angela McLean) In a few weeks, summer will officially be with us. You know what that means, right? It’s time to plan out how you’re going to make your biggest and best summer dreams a reality. Yes, your summer class and work schedule may get in the way, but you still have plenty of time for that vacation you have been counting down to … Continue reading Six music festivals to enjoy in Toronto this summer

EXCLUSIVE: Astrid S talks ‘Party’s Over’ and girl power

(By: Angela McLean) Despite the name of her forthcoming EP, the party is definitely not over for Norweigan singer-songwriter Astrid S; in fact, it is just getting started. First, take it back to 2015 when an 18-year-old Astrid released her first major label single, “2AM.” Fellow Norweigan producer Matoma not only remixed the track but also invited Astrid to sing on “Running Out,” their smash … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Astrid S talks ‘Party’s Over’ and girl power

Six must-see May concerts in the 6

(By: Angela McLean) If you think April showered Toronto with great shows, May is bringing in a whole new flower bed of killer live music options across the city. There is something for everyone in the diverse mix of artists playing in Toronto this month, from international EDM stars to homegrown indie-pop talents. Check out our list of the six concerts you can’t miss this … Continue reading Six must-see May concerts in the 6

EXCLUSIVE: MAX celebrates ‘Hell’s Kitchen Angel’ and The Sleepover Tour

(By: Angela McLean) If you are in search of a fresh artist with a long list of poppy-soul tunes, a massive stage presence and a heart of gold, “holla” at MAX. The New York-based singer probably spends more of his days on the road than he does at home, but it is just another symbol of his years of hard work paying off. He has … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: MAX celebrates ‘Hell’s Kitchen Angel’ and The Sleepover Tour

Kevin O’Leary drops out of Canadian Conservative Party leadership race

(By: Angela McLean) Although he was at one point the front-runner, Conservative leadership candidate Kevin O’Leary has announced he is dropping out of the race. After reports first surfaced online Wednesday morning (April 26), O’Leary took to Facebook with a statement confirming his decision, citing a lack of momentum in Quebec and weak second-ballot support as his main obstacles going forward. “This was not an … Continue reading Kevin O’Leary drops out of Canadian Conservative Party leadership race

Review: Clean Bandit and Zara Larsson earned their way into Toronto’s ‘symphony’

(By: Angela McLean) British trio Clean Bandit and Swedish singer Zara Larsson recently released their collaboration “Symphony,” a track about wanting to be a part of someone’s life. If the Toronto crowd they performed for earlier this week (April 24) was their end goal, they were welcomed into the ‘symphony’ with open arms. The pair’s current tour is in anticipation of Clean Bandit’s upcoming sophomore … Continue reading Review: Clean Bandit and Zara Larsson earned their way into Toronto’s ‘symphony’