Six concerts to catch in February

(By: Rhea Singh) With midterms fast approaching, we all need to be reminded to treat ourselves once in a while. So, what’s the best way to de-stress from school? Concerts. Luckily, February won’t disappoint us with its array of different artists coming to Toronto, from indie pop to rap groups. Check out our top six concerts to catch this month. BROCKHAMPTON Thursday, Feb. 8 REBEL … Continue reading Six concerts to catch in February

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

Toronto club The Hoxton to dim house lights for the final time

(By: Angela McLean) Sad news for the Toronto music scene: beloved nightclub and concert space The Hoxton will be closing its doors at the end of January. The popular venue, located at the corner of King and Bathurst, confirmed the news in a statement posted to Facebook Jan. 12. Since opening six years ago, The Hoxton has played host to a wide range of talent … Continue reading Toronto club The Hoxton to dim house lights for the final time

EXCLUSIVE: Meeting the artists behind Toronto DJ duo Thugli

(By: Nicole Di Donato) Thugli, a Toronto-based DJ duo comprised of Tom Wrecks and Pat Drastik, performed on day one of 6 Fest. The pair hyped the crowd up by playing their remixes of popular hip-hop and pop songs as well as their original song “Sic’ Em.” 6 Fest is a two-day outdoor music festival that took place on Oct. 9 and 10. Presented by … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Meeting the artists behind Toronto DJ duo Thugli

EXCLUSIVE: Jonas Rathsman on festival sets and celeb supporters

(By: Angela McLean) He has toured the world, has a dedicated army of over 50,000 listeners on SoundCloud and has the golden seal of approval from the likes of Pete Tong, Disclosure and Tiga. So, it’s needless to say that Jonas Rathsman is killing the EDM game. If you’re looking for him right now, the Swedish DJ and producer is in the midst of a … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Jonas Rathsman on festival sets and celeb supporters

EXCLUSIVE: Shaun Frank reflects on his success, sound and the world of EDM

(By: Angela McLean) Meet 23-year-old singer/producer/DJ extraordinaire, Shaun Frank. You may recognize him from one of his many collaborations with artists like Oliver Heldens, KSHMR and Borgeous, or from one of his many festival sets at the likes of VELD, Paradiso, Escapade and Bestival Toronto. His latest single, “La La Land,” with DVBBS and Delaney Jane is on the fast track to becoming one of … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Shaun Frank reflects on his success, sound and the world of EDM