10 songs to get you into the Christmas spirit

(By: Joey Roselli) We’ve officially entered one of the best months of the year: December. The lights, the snow, the trees, the wood-burning fire, the sweet treats, the hot cocoa, the carolling – it all puts everyone in a jolly mood. If you’re incapable of feeling cheery and getting in the Christmas spirit, turn on the radio and look out for the top 10 songs … Continue reading 10 songs to get you into the Christmas spirit

REVIEW: Dua Lipa’s Self-Titled Tour in Toronto

(By: Melissa Bennardo) For those of you who haven’t heard of Dua Lipa yet, she is definitely the one to listen to right now. You may have heard her featured in Martin Garrix’s hit song, “Scared to be Lonely,” but “New Rules” is how she really started climbing the Billboard charts. The song peaked at number 19 this week on Billboard’s Hot 100 list. But … Continue reading REVIEW: Dua Lipa’s Self-Titled Tour in Toronto

Steve Aoki launches new clothing line at CF Toronto Eaton Centre

(By: Angela McLean) American DJ Steve Aoki is expanding his resume with a new luxury fashion collection that launched at Saks Fifth Avenue in Toronto this week. Aoki is well-known internationally for his electro house beats, hit collaborations with artists like Louis Tomlinson, Lil Yachty and Lauren Jauregui, and wild sets that typically involve a cake toss or two. The star’s interest in fashion has … Continue reading Steve Aoki launches new clothing line at CF Toronto Eaton Centre

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

Canadian designer goes “behind the seams” of his collections at Ryerson

(By: Sara Kandil and Jasmine Bala) Canadian designer and Ryerson fashion alumni David Dixon aims to spark conversation with his collections. The designer, who has collaborated with Hudson’s Bay and Barbie, sat down at the Sandbox by DMZ Friday morning to go “behind the seams” of his collections as part of Toronto Women’s Fashion Week, which wrapped up on Saturday. He discussed the inspiration for … Continue reading Canadian designer goes “behind the seams” of his collections at Ryerson

In Photos: Nuit Blanche 2017

(By: Emma Sandri) Between sunset and sunrise on Saturday, Sept. 30, the city of Toronto was transformed into a living, breathing art exhibit. The annual festival known as Nuit Blanche invites people from around the world to view, celebrate, and participate in the work of contemporary artists. Their work includes, but is not limited to sculptures, music, poetry, photography, film and graffiti. These installations, while … Continue reading In Photos: Nuit Blanche 2017

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

Star-studded TIFF premieres at Ryerson

(By: Yusra Javed) The beginning of the fall semester brings an array of free food from the welcome week booths, pumpkin spiced EVERYTHING at your favourite cafés, and, if you’re lucky, the occasional flood on Gould Street. But most importantly, September at Ryerson means selfies with your favourite Hollywood actors and actresses. Yes, you read that right. Within the next two weeks, you could be … Continue reading Star-studded TIFF premieres at Ryerson

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

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