Six must-see concerts in Toronto this August

(By: Angela McLean) We hate to remind you, but at this time next month a new semester of classes will be underway. That means you have just one month left to make some unforgettable last-minute summer memories. There is no better way to kick-start your plans than scheduling in a few concerts and luckily August is coming through with a great selection of shows in … Continue reading Six must-see concerts in Toronto this August

EXCLUSIVE: Get to know HONNE and their journey from SoundCloud to WayHome

(By: Angela McLean) British indie-electronic duo HONNE is the happy ending of the story of two schoolmates who shared a passion for music, brought their talent together and uploaded an original song to SoundCloud. That song was HONNE’s mega-successful debut single “Warm on a Cold Night,” and for Andy Clutterbuck and James Hatcher it marked the beginning of a dream come true. Neither could have … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Get to know HONNE and their journey from SoundCloud to WayHome

Six must-see concerts in Toronto this July

(By: Angela McLean) Nestled in between Toronto’s hottest summer music festivals (more on those here!) are some equally hot tour stops from a selection of emerging and established artists. Whether you want to enjoy a fresh take on some throwbacks, celebrate ten years with a Canadian great or get to know a buzzed-about Australian, July is yet another jam-packed month of live music in the city. … Continue reading Six must-see concerts in Toronto this July

EXCLUSIVE: Meet The Look Back Now

(By: Sarah Chew) Get to know the new-and-improved Canadian power-pop group The Look Back Now. Formerly known as Melbourne the Band, the four Toronto-based musicians – Elliot Gallagher-Doucette, Michael Callahan, Ezra Sherman and Michael Murad – are taking the country by storm. Along with the name change, the band is preparing for a lot of new developments this summer including the release of their first … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Meet The Look Back Now

Show Spotlight: Elliot Moss returns to Toronto with new music and new show

(By: Angela McLean) The dictionary definition of a boomerang states that it is a curved flat piece of wood that can be thrown so as to return to the thrower. A similar definition could be attributed to Elliot Moss’ music. From start to finish, whether it is on a single song or full EP, Moss takes his listeners on a journey. His infectious beats carry … Continue reading Show Spotlight: Elliot Moss returns to Toronto with new music and new show

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

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’