Seven exciting music releases to anticipate

(By: Nathan Halnin) With less than three months left in 2017, most musicians have announced their upcoming releases of new music for this year. This fall season is packed with exciting new music from some memorable artists. Here are some music releases to look forward to in the next few months. ‘Glasshouse’ – Jessie Ware Release date: Oct. 20 Ware’s last album, Tough Love, was … Continue reading Seven exciting music releases to anticipate

Five spooky attractions to visit in Toronto this Halloween

(By: Alexx Bryant) You may have finally decided what you’re going to be for Halloween, but what are you going to do? No need to worry! RUtv News has selected the top five things to do this Halloween season in the city. Go on and spook yourself! Legends of Horror at Casa Loma September 29 – October 31 For the past several years, Casa Loma … Continue reading Five spooky attractions to visit in Toronto this Halloween

Six concerts to catch in Toronto this October

(By: Angela McLean) Midterm season is already fast approaching and let’s face it – you need a study break. Luckily, October’s concert listing has everything you could possibly want to hear on your nights off, from electronic bangers to indie-pop smashes all the way to R&B anthems and slow jams. Scroll down to see our top six picks for shows you cannot afford to miss … Continue reading Six concerts to catch in Toronto this October

Six campus and city events to catch in October

(By: Sherina Harris) As the weather cools down, the school year is starting to heat up—but you can only stare at that textbook so many times before your eyes start to glaze over every page. Luckily for you, you go to school in one of the most exciting cities in Canada. Take a break from studying and check out these six events you can catch … Continue reading Six campus and city events to catch in October

In Photos: Sundown Music Festival

On Sept. 22, the Ryerson Students’ Union redeemed itself with Sundown Music Festival, a medium-sized, one-day music festival at Polson Pier. Headliners Joey Bada$$ and Miguel entertained hundreds of Ryerson students and community members, while support acts The Skins, Sean Leon, The Sorority, JAYEMKAYEM and INTRINITY hyped up the afternoon crowd. See photos by Sorcha Beirne for RUtv News below. Continue reading In Photos: Sundown Music Festival

The Boxing Feline: A Review of Thundercat at The Danforth Music Hall

(By: Lawrence Drown) When a Californian bass-guitarist as naturally gifted as Stephen Bruner graces the stage in boxing shorts, a pink hoodie and dyed pink dreads, only top-grade entertainment is to ensue. Best known as Thundercat, Bruner dropped his third studio album, ‘Drunk,’ in February. The Danforth Music Hall was buzzing last Wednesday (Sept. 27) with hundreds keen to attend a huge night of genre-bending … Continue reading The Boxing Feline: A Review of Thundercat at The Danforth Music Hall

SASSL: They’re ‘Hear’ For You

(By: Sarah Chew) If you or someone you know has ever experienced any form of sexual violence, whether it be unwanted sexual attention, street harassment (i.e. catcalling), physical assault, or even hearing a joke about rape, there’s a hotline for that. Imagine having someone readily available to talk to you, who understands the reality of university life, the histories of colonial violence and the undeniable … Continue reading SASSL: They’re ‘Hear’ For You

Eight must-see exhibits at Nuit Blanche 2017

(By: Jessica Tucciarone) Nuit Blanche is fast approaching. With this year’s theme of “Many Possible Futures,” the event will showcase politically-driven art pieces that are sure to make a statement while also bringing about a sense of reflection. With so many different things to see, it can be hard to know where to start. Here’s a breakdown of eight must-see exhibits at this year’s Nuit … Continue reading Eight must-see exhibits at Nuit Blanche 2017

RSU giving 6 Fest second try with new Sundown festival

(By: Angela McLean) While the anger and upset over last year’s “6 Fest mess” still lingers around campus, the new Ryerson Students’ Union executive hopes to regain the trust of students with a new music-centered event happening this week. Sundown Music Festival was announced on the RSU’s social media earlier this month. The festival, scheduled for this Friday (Sept. 22), will feature performances by Miguel, … Continue reading RSU giving 6 Fest second try with new Sundown festival